How To Maintain A Mop
Caring for your mop bucket properly can help
extend the life of the mop bucket and reduce contaminants and
bacteria growth in your environment. Here are some simple steps
to take in caring for your bucket:
Rinse mop buckets thoroughly after each use.
Turn the mop bucket upside to dry.
Check mop buckets for cracks and cleanliness
regularly. Check to see if the casters roll smoothly. If your
casters are stuck or rusty replace them as soon as possible. If
your casters are bad don't throw away your mop bucket because
most mop bucket manufacturers sell casters
Rinse your mop wringers thoroughly. It us
best to hang the wringer up to dry so that they can drain
completely. Check handle and pressure mechanisms regularly.
Most mop bucket manufacturers sell these parts
Try to have a different mop bucket for
specific tasks. This reduces the mixture of chemicals and
contaminants you may have in your bucket.
When using floor finish extend the life of
your mop bucket by lining the inside with a trash can liner.
After you're done finishing the floor you can discard the trash
can liner saving you time in clean up and keeping your mop
buckets free from finish buildup.