4 Benefits to Cleaning Firefighter Turnout Gear with a Washer Extractors

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Firefighters are becoming increasingly aware of the long-term hazards, including cancer, of wearing dirty and contaminated personal protective equipment.   Dirty PPE exposes them to known and unknown contaminants via skin absorption and off-gassing. Short-term hazards are also linked with wearing dirty protective gear. One of the most serious risks is that when more particles bind to…

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Scott Equipment Demonstrates 50% Reduction In Laundry Costs For San Antonio Detention Center

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According to the Prison Policy Initiative, Texas has more people incarcerated than any other state in the nation. With inmate populations approaching 250,000 people and continuously rising, prison budgets remain relatively unchanged, meaning the need is present for finding new ways to minimize costs. While not generally considered when making budget decisions, on-premises laundry is…

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4 Steps to Retool Your Laundromat

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Buying a laundromat and refreshing it with new commercial laundry equipment is a perfect choice for entrepreneurs who want to own and run a viable, profitable, and recession-proof business. And whether you want to retool and refresh your laundromat, grow your laundry franchise, or open your very first laundromat, Scott Equipment has the knowledge and…

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4 Signs to Upgrade Your On-Premise Laundry Equipment

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Upgrading on-premise laundry facilities is an important decision. Older equipment can be costly to repair and manage since it breaks down more frequently over time. This can include expensive service calls and lead to disruptions in service, leaving customers and staff with a less than stellar impression and experience.  New laundry equipment can help operations…

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5 Accessories to Improve Your Laundry Room

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There’s a lot going on to create a profitable laundry room in addition to washers and dryers. The accessories of your facility are just as critical as your equipment and payment systems. They are critical when it comes to maintaining efficient service and providing a pleasant experience for the customers and employees. If you’re new…

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5 Things Customers Expect from their Laundromat

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There’s a huge difference between an “awesome” laundromat and a laundromat that is, “acceptable enough.” In Houston and Southern Louisiana, is a lot of competition from other laundromats in the area as well as community laundry rooms in apartments and condominiums. One factor that is key to any business or laundromat’s ongoing and long-term success…

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6 WAYS TO MAKE YOUR ON-PREMISE LAUNDRY MORE ENERGY-EFFICIENT

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As technology continues to advance and costs continue to increase, one thing is for sure: energy efficiency is a top priority for business owners. Investing in energy-saving, on-premise laundry equipment technologies is a smart way to save substantial amounts of money and reduce the environmental impact of your laundry. To encourage this kind of eco-friendly…

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