Micro Floor Scrubber: A Small Solution for a Big Problem

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The term “micro floor scrubber” doesn’t exactly conjure up images of a powerful piece of cleaning equipment, yet they are often the secret behind excellent floor hygiene. In fact, micro floor scrubbers pack a powerful punch that offers a practical and efficient solution for maintaining cleanliness and hygiene on hard floors in compact environments.

A Look Under the Hood

At Guernsey, we take the responsibility of maintaining a clean and safe workplace seriously. When you partner with us, you can expect top of the line products designed to make your life easier. That’s why we keep you up to date on the latest janitorial/sanitation news. In that spirit, let’s look at what makes micro floor scrubbers so special.

More Than Meets the Eye

Micro floor scrubbers typically feature a motorized scrub brush or pad that rotates or oscillates to agitate the floor surface and remove dirt, stains, and grime. They frequently have a built-in solution tank to dispense water or cleaning solution, along with a vacuum system or squeegee to remove excess liquid and leave the floor clean and dry.

Micro floor scrubbers are battery-powered for increased mobility and ease of use. Some models may also include adjustable handles and interchangeable brushes or pads to accommodate different floor types and cleaning requirements.

Who Uses Micro Floor Scrubbers?

When it comes to selecting your floor cleaning machine, bigger isn’t always better. Micro floor scrubbers are a popular option for anyone seeking efficient and effective hard floor surface cleaning solutions with a small or medium sized facility.

Small Businesses

Micro floor scrubbers are popular among small businesses such as retail stores, convenience stores, coffee shops, and small offices. These establishments often have limited floor space and require regular cleaning to maintain a clean and presentable environment for customers and employees. Micro floor scrubbers offer a convenient and efficient solution for quick and effective floor maintenance.

Facility Managers

Facility managers responsible for maintaining cleanliness in various facilities, including schools, hospitals, hotels, and gyms, often utilize micro floor scrubbers. These machines are especially valuable in areas with high foot traffic or where spills and dirt accumulation are frequent such as entrances and restrooms. Micro floor scrubbers allow facility managers to efficiently clean and sanitize hard floors, promoting a safe and hygienic environment.

Property Managers

Property managers overseeing residential complexes, apartment buildings, or commercial properties often use micro floor scrubbers to maintain the cleanliness and appearance of common areas, lobbies, hallways, and other shared spaces. These machines offer an efficient way to keep floors in good condition and enhance the overall appeal of the property.

Cleaning Services

Professional cleaning companies and janitorial services frequently incorporate micro floor scrubbers into their equipment inventory. These machines enable cleaning crews to complete their tasks more efficiently, ensuring thorough floor cleaning within limited time-frames. Micro floor scrubbers enhance the productivity and effectiveness of cleaning services, making them a valuable tool for service providers.

The Guernsey Scrubber Showcase

Take a look at two of our favorite micro floor scrubbers, both designed to make floor cleaning a breeze.

Tornado BD 17/6

Tornado BD 17/6

Built to reach hard to clean areas where traditional mops are mostly used, the Tornado BD 17/6 is a battery powered micro scrubber that packs a macro wallop. Its 6-gallon recovery tank and long-lasting battery allows for longer cleaning sessions without stopping. Mounted just one inch behind the powerful scrubbing pad, the state-of-the-art squeegee system immediately captures and contains cleaning solution. Able to rotate an enormous 180 degrees, the squeegee assembly recovers cleaning solution even when moving in reverse or around sharp corners.

The ergonomic handle is adjustable to accommodate users of varying shapes and sizes, and designed to prevent injuries and minimize strain and fatigue. The BD 17/6’s solid construction makes maintenance a breeze with easy to access batteries, tanks, brush deck, and squeegee assembly.

The IPC Eagle CT5

The IPC Eagle CT5

An 11” brush and foldable handle make IPC Eagle’s CT5 mini scrubber ideal for small spaces previously unreachable. Instantly collect water while moving in reverse with the patent-pending RDS (Reverse Dry System). Long lasting battery power and a 1 gallon capacity tank combine to create a floor scrubber capable of cleaning 6000 square feet an hour.

Find Your Favorite Floor Scrubber (and Pad Refills!) at Guernsey

Jake Mages
Jake Mages
Categories Manager - Breakroom, JanSan, Food Service Disposables Jake is a rec league basketball champion, video game enthusiast, and a Bruce Willis aficionado. When he is not dreaming of relaxing on a beach, Jake is leading his double life as a mild-mannered janitorial supply and breakroom category manager.

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