Warehouse floors get dirty. Whether it’s from constant foot traffic, grime tracked in from the loading docks, or the occasional spill, there’s no doubt that these massive spaces need thorough sweeping and sanitizing regularly.
But which method is the most effective to get the job done? Intelligent Design Manufacturing (IDM) has the answer when you need a machine to clean warehouse floor surfaces. Learn about our line of floor scrubbing machines that are purpose-built and up to the task.
A NEW WAY TO CLEAN WAREHOUSE FLOORS
In the past, cleaning warehouse floors could be a challenging and time-consuming task for these three reasons:
1. Vast expanses of concrete in constant use can result in an environment that regular cleaning methods struggle to handle.
2. Manual cleaning methods like mopping often prove inefficient and labor-intensive in typical warehouse scenarios, as they fail to thoroughly remove dirt, stains, and grime.
3. Long drying times and leftover wet patches raise safety concerns as they present the possibility of accidents during and after cleaning.
DITCH THE MOP
The old mop and bucket technique is outdated and cannot keep up with today’s largest facilities. Because it relies on manual labor, the method is only useful when the cleaning crew has enough time to actually execute it properly.
But in today’s large warehouses, mopping thousands of square feet can really take its toll on workers. In addition, as the mop is dredged across the floor, it picks up dirt and debris that are then spread out over a larger area.
This undesired mixture of soap, water, and thinned grime can lead to slick spots and non-sanitary conditions.
CUT THE CORD
A step up from mopping, large floor scrubbers get the job done quicker but are often difficult to maneuver and control. These bulky machines are suitable for cleaning industrial surfaces but require tremendous effort to operate.
In a warehouse, office spaces and stacked inventory can prove difficult to steer around using bulky machines. Plus, the long electrical cords track dirt and can get caught up in the motor. When you’re trying to cover a large area quickly and effectively, you need autonomy and power in one machine.
IDM KNOWS AUTOSCRUBBERS
IDM offers a range of powerful floor cleaning machines that specifically address warehouse cleaning needs. The X-Scrub Max 20 and our newest line of X-Scrub Riders cut down on physical exertion and ramp up efficiency. Plus, they’re all easy to maneuver and have state-of-the-art amenities.
X-SCRUB MAX 20
When you’re in need of powerful cleaning in a compact form factor, look no further than the X-Scrub Max 20. This walk-behind floor scrubber is self-propelled and easily cleans a 20-inch path in a single pass.
Its unique design has no problem taking tight corners or traversing long aisles. Need to clean concrete, epoxy, or ceramic tile? Done! With a variety of interchangeable scrubbers and brushes, this machine can do it all.
Worried about running over your cord? Not anymore. The X-Scrub Max 20 features a powerful battery that can run for a startling 4.5 hours on a single charge.
Coupled with a 15-gallon recovery tank, these helpful features ensure your crew doesn’t have to stop and start during a job. Efficiency is the name of the game with our battery powered cleaning equipment.
When your cleaning crew needs to cover a lot of surface area, a riding scrubber is an excellent option. IDM offers three versatile units that are sure to fit seamlessly into your workflow.
X-SCRUB RIDER 28
The X-Scrub Rider 28 is larger than our walk-behind scrubbers and is made specifically for medium-sized spaces. It can fit easily through a standard door opening and can even be driven onto an elevator for easy transport! With a 22-gallon tank and two 14-inch pads, this small marvel will get your space clean quickly.
X-SCRUB RIDER 32
The X-Scrub Rider 32 is versatile enough to clean any commercial floor surface in the warehouse. It has no trouble cutting through grime and grease with ease.
Like all of the IDM autoscrubbers, this machine comes with a powerful, long-lasting battery to make sure the job gets done.
X-SCRUB RIDER 36
The most powerful and best-selling ride-on floor scrubber IDM offers is the X-Scrub Rider 36. Save hours of time and prevent fatigue by replacing the mop and bucket with this advanced cleaning machine.
With a 54-gallon solution and recovery tank, multiple brushes, and multiple pads, your warehouse floors will be thoroughly cleaned in no time.
FIND A MACHINE TO CLEAN WAREHOUSE FLOOR SURFACES
Want to learn more about what IDM offers for warehouse cleaning crews? Get in touch with our helpful customer service team to schedule a demo today.
Our team is ready to walk you through the great features found in our X-Scrub line and help you find the best machine to clean warehouse floor surfaces.