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Vacuuming 101: Basic Vacuum Maintenance and Operation

Presenter: Richard Bodo

Sponsor: Karcher

Channels: BSC Focus, Educational Quick Clips, How-To Cleaning Demos, Residential

For the average layperson, operating a vacuum cleaner seems like a no-brainer: Turn it on, run it across the floor, and empty it when you’re done. But jansan professionals know that it’s crucial to understand proper vacuum operation in order to meet today’s cleaning standards. In this Educational Quick Clip, Richard Bodo reviews the basics of operating and maintaining vacuum cleaners, including a step-by-step process to follow before flipping the “on” switch.


About the Presenter

Richard “Bo” Bodo is director of training at Kärcher North America in Saint Augustine, Fla. He is also an IICRC Master Textile Cleaner and a contributor to industry standards, publications, and training programs. He possesses almost 15 years of experience in the jansan industry and has expertise in carpet care, hard floor care, training, and sales.


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