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Why you should use a Hotsy to clean your heavy equipment

June 11, 2019

If you work in the construction, mining or oil and gas industry, you know better than anyone how quickly heavy equipment can get dirty. You also know how important it is to keep your equipment clean. Dirt and grime generate excess friction and heat in the machine’s moving parts. And foreign matter like rocks and…

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Does a pressure washer’s PSI characterize its effectiveness?

May 28, 2019

When comparing pressure washers, consumers tend to fixate on the PSI. But to determine a pressure washer’s true cleaning capacity, you need to factor in both PSI and GPM. If you’re unclear about what these two specs say about a unit’s cleaning ability, this article is for you. Why are PSI and GPM important? To…

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3 reasons to have a Hotsy pressure washer at your manufacturing facility

April 11, 2019

For manufacturers, having high quality cleaning equipment more than pays for itself. Here are the benefits to using a Hotsy pressure washer in your manufacturing facility. 1. It reduces downtime caused by repairs and maintenance Your machines are central to your manufacturing plant’s operations. If sensitive processing equipment becomes clogged with grime and debris, everything…

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Overview of Hotsy wash bay systems

April 11, 2019

Does your business clean vehicles, trucks or large equipment on a daily basis? If so, it could benefit from a Hotsy wash bay system. A Hotsy wash bay is a complete washing system that includes a stationary pressure washer, a trolley system of hoses and wands and a number of customizable options. Keep reading to…

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Choosing a detergent for pressure washing

April 11, 2019

When pressure washing a surface with tough-to-remove stains, hot water alone won’t be enough to get the job done. To properly remove the stains, you’ll need hot water mixed with the right detergent. What cleaner do you use in a pressure washer? Generally you should use a detergent that is specially designed for pressure washers.…

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Get to know Hotsy

April 11, 2019

For nearly 50 years Hotsy has been the gold standard for pressure washers in North America. If you know pressure washers, you know Hotsy. But how well acquainted are you with the legacy of the company and of their famed red pressure washers? Keep reading to get a glimpse into the history of Hotsy and…

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Pressure cleaning solutions for the transportation industry

February 27, 2019

Globally, the need for transportation services is on the rise and Canada is no exception. When the demand for consumer goods is high, so too is the need for professional trucking fleets that can deliver the goods needed at home and over the border. Keep reading to learn how a pressure washer can help keep…

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Accessory spotlight: 6 time-saving wands and nozzles for your pressure washer

February 27, 2019

Need more concentrated power than your pressure washer’s currently providing? Then our specialized wands and nozzles may come in handy. Pressure washer accessories including wands, nozzles and guns, can increase the dirt-blasting power of your pressure washer and save you precious time. Whether you’re maintaining a fleet in Edmonton, sanitizing a kitchen in Calgary, or…

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Common Pressure Washer Problems: Why They Happen And How To Fix And Prevent Them

February 12, 2019

Whether you rely on a portable pressure washer to keep your Edmonton fleet clean, or a custom designed pressure washer for your restaurant in Calgary, this cleaning tool can keep your equipment looking and working it’s best. But just like any other piece of machinery you use, pressure washers can occasionally malfunction. How to troubleshoot…

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Cold Water vs. Hot Water Pressure Washer: Which One Is Better?

February 12, 2019

If you’re in the market for a new pressure washer for your Vancouver business, you’re probably wondering whether you should choose a hot or cold-water unit. But the answer to which one is best depends on how you’ll be using it. Both hot and cold-water pressure washers have their strengths, so keep reading to find…

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