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    What Costly Mistakes Have You Made?

    BOUGHT A STEAMACTION TRUCKMOUNT Without a doubt this was one of the worst decisions I ever made. It didn't work on the very first job I took it to. Maintenance on the machine was as much as the monthly payment. AVOID AVOID AVOID
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    Square-foot versus per room

    I priced by Sq Ft for years and have relocated and am starting a new business. I plan on switching to Per Room pricing for the new venture using the price list Rob put together. What is your max room size or do you just determine it based on the job. At what point do you charge for a double room?
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    Vacaway Hot Knife X-treme on polypropylene

    I'm a big fan of VacAway products!
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    What Is The Worst Truckmount You Have Ever Owned?

    Hopefully you saw my post in this thread detailing my issues. One funny thing was it had more vacuum than my Rotary Drimaster could handle. It would suction the head to the floor. The head wouldn't even spin. I just had to park my Drimaster.
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    What Is The Worst Truckmount You Have Ever Owned?

    11. #3, 4, 5(for sure), 6, 7, 8, 9 & 10 are pure BS.
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    What Is The Worst Truckmount You Have Ever Owned?

    I hardly know where to start. Before I made it back home from Kansas City I was called by snake oil salesman John Sales and told that he thought they forgot to put oil in the machine. He was right and I know they were running it before I picked it up. I went to my first job and the machine...
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    What Is The Worst Truckmount You Have Ever Owned?

    For me that is without a doubt a SteamAction Stealth 3 Wand System.
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    Rotary My A$$....

    Who makes TMF's stuff?
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    Sapphire Scientific Upholstery tool...NOT FOR ME. Who wants it.

    I bought the Sapphire upholstery tool from Jon-Don and it has been a disappointment coming from the original Drymaster tool. I purchased it over the newer Drymaster after reading reviews of both on this site. The biggest design flaw with the Sapphire tool is the lack of angle on the head. It...