Social Media and Your Sweeping Business

Social Media and Your Sweeping Business

Even if all of your new customers are finding your sweeper services business by word-of-mouth, there are many important benefits you can gain by using social media. Strong long-term professional relationships are the stuff of a business’s brand, reputation and potential for stability of its customer base. There are abundant online social resources that offer […]

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1-800-SWEEPER: Eight Years Later and Still Going Strong!

1-800-SWEEPER: Eight Years Later and Still Going Strong!

It’s been nearly 8 years since the official launch of 1-800-SWEEPER in the power sweeping industry and boy is there a story to tell! 1-800-SWEEPER had been in the development stages for several years prior to its introduction in 2011. Mike Lucht, President of the organization and owner of Progressive Sweeping in Detroit/Toledo, had a […]

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The new Xtreme Vac by ODB

The new Xtreme Vac by ODB

The new Xtreme Vac by ODB debris collection machine, DCL800SM, with a three axis hydraulic boom was introduced at the ODB Spring Equipment Show held in Raleigh, NC on April 24th. This value added street maintenance equipment provides advancements in debris collection requested by our customers. ODB president, Greg Heyer, said, “ODB is very excited […]

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Supreme Leadership in Detroit MI

Supreme Leadership in Detroit MI

Anthony Cadili was employed at a mall and drove a bread truck at night. He knew a property manager where he worked. She had mentioned some problems she had been having with the quality of the parking lot sweeping service on one of her properties. That caught Cadili’s attention. He saw an opportunity, decided to […]

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Build it Your Way

Build it Your Way

Seal-Rite recognizes the demand for high quality and efficient equipment that runs every time. With over 22 years of experience manufacturing high quality sealcoating equipment and decades of in-the-field experience, Seal-Rite units are designed to work for you and make your job easier. You should be able to focus on the work and not have […]

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Managing Team Conflict Part II: Goal-Driven Accountability

Managing Team Conflict Part II: Goal-Driven Accountability

One of the greatest challenges leaders face in the workplace is managing conflict between team members. Businesses encounter many potential sources of internal conflict. Some are signs of healthy disagreement and can actually make teams stronger; other conflicts are symptoms of serious dysfunction and can impede the success of your organization. If not properly addressed, […]

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Contractors are expanding their revenue streams by providing longer lasting cures for potholes.

Contractors are expanding their revenue streams by providing longer lasting cures for potholes.

Sweeping contractors see them all of the time, especially during Spring clean-up. They make the job of sweeping more difficult and can damage sweeping equipment. For many roads and parking areas plagued by potholes, it may seem like the repairs never end—and that’s because for many municipalities and contractors using traditional “throw and go” repair […]

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New AllJet Truck-Mounted Sewer Cleaner by Vacall

New AllJet Truck-Mounted Sewer Cleaner by Vacall

New Philadelphia, OH – Vacall’s new AllJet truck-mounted jetter is specifically designed for quick-response jetting, with easy startup and simple operation to accommodate municipal emergencies. Like all Vacall jetting and vacuum machines, the AllJet is manufactured by Gradall Industries and designed to provide a long service life with only minimal maintenance. The hydraulically powered triplex […]

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Prairie Truck Sales

Prairie Truck Sales

Prairie Truck Sales (De Forest, WI) specializes in southern clean, municipal owned, reconditioned medium and heavy-duty trucks. Their inventory consists of close to 75 used tandems and single axle trucks in a variety of sizes lengths and specifications. As high-tech as the competition, Prairie Truck Sales is a family operation that goes the extra mile […]

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GLOBAL INTRODUCES 1ST 100% ELECTRIC HEAVY-DUTY STREET SWEEPER IN THE WORLD!

Global Environmental Products have achieved their vision of street sweepers that clean your streets with a high-performance, heavy-duty sweeping system, as well as being affordable, reliable with cutting-edge innovative technology – doing it all while producing ZERO EMISSIONS. Introducing the Global M4 SUPERCHARGED Class 7 Street Sweeper The First and Only 100% Electric Drive, Rechargeable […]

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Louisiana Power Sweep Services

Louisiana Power Sweep Services

Before 2007, David Powell was just a hard-working guy, an unassuming industrial plant services worker. His job was putting up scaffolding, sometimes up to 400-500 feet high, so that would seem to make him a relatively daring type, as far as plant services workers go. But, he was looking for another kind of excitement. He […]

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Managing Team  Conflict Part I: Building Trust and Integrity

Managing Team Conflict Part I: Building Trust and Integrity

Although most people do not enjoy conflict, experienced managers know that some level of disagreement is inevitable, and can even be beneficial, in the workplace. Groups make better decisions when they consider differing points of view rather than agreeing on everything. Employees need to be able to express discontent and concern, or they may become […]

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Curbtender Sweepers Adds Coverage in 15 New States

Curbtender Sweepers Adds Coverage in 15 New States

Curbtender Sweepers LLC, a manufacturer of street sweeping products, announced it has added ten new partners to its sales and service network. The growth in network size will allow the company to expand sales and service of its street sweeper products into 15 new states. In total, the company is now represented by 25 businesses […]

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