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Thursday, April 17, 2014

Question

Are there any reasons why a back pack vacuum cleaner can not be used to clean a tile floor in a kitchen setting.


Answer

There are none I can think of, but you must be certain that you are picking up dry material rather than greases, wet vegetables, spilled ice cream, dish water splash, and the like.
Back packs are not wet and dry vacs and must be properly used for their intended purpose.
Sweep the floors to remove all trash and litter and vacuum only the dry flooring.

Lynn E. Krafft, ICAN/ATEX Editor
lekrafft@juno.com