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I have both in my truck. Flex w/ citrus is great for hammered residential or commercial so If it's not too bad I'll put like 2 scoops in a full Hydraforce and use that as my prespray. It ends up going a LONG way.

BioBreak w/ citrus is a tremendous product also and I like it better than Flex because it is a powdered enzyme and works very well on surface urine and bodily fluid spots. It also has a very strong grease cutting power.

They both end up being pennies per job to use. Cant beat that.
 

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There is no best prespray. There is only the best for each situation.

Those two are at the top of the list for certain things but they say it can also be used as a tile cleaner which I would never try because TMF Tilemaster is definetly the BEST tile cleaner.
 

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For all around, I'd choose Biobreak. I went through 2 gallons of Flex w/citrus and I'm almost done with my first gallon of Biobreak and I like the results much better. Keep in mind I do mostly residential and rentals which is mostly natural oils from peoples funk.

If you do alot of commercial carpet like offices and store front businesses, Flex w/citrus is what you need, because of the petroleum oils.
 

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I appreciate the feedback. In my area all the distributors deal mainly prochem , master blend , and pros choice. So I use a ton of those products. Only the last year have I started ordering other products from bridge point and magic wand. I'm not expecting bio break or flex to work better then what I'm currently using in any given situation. But I have to try. Maybe I could save a few bucks and no I'm getting the best results.
 

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I have both in my truck. Flex w/ citrus is great for hammered residential or commercial so If it's not too bad I'll put like 2 scoops in a full Hydraforce and use that as my prespray. It ends up going a LONG way.

BioBreak w/ citrus is a tremendous product also and I like it better than Flex because it is a powdered enzyme and works very well on surface urine and bodily fluid spots. It also has a very strong grease cutting power.

They both end up being pennies per job to use. Cant beat that.
Ill have to give that stuff a try.

I use Enz-All because its the best I have found yet. If used at one scoop per gallon its some powerful stuff. I have tried ultrapac and it was ok but not nearly as powerful as enzall. If I have a real nasty job, I spray one scoop per gallon. If I have a mildly soiled job, I spray 1/2 scoop per gal.

About 20 oz. in my in line sprayer puts out 1 gallon so I pre mix Enz-all in a bucket (1 scoop with 18 oz of hot water) and funnel into in-line-sprayer.

Its easy to rinse out if your using a rinsing agent.
 

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Enz All is old school. I know it works good but BioBreak w/ citrus is Enz on steroids. Try it and see. Also if its a nasty one you don't necessarily need the enzyme to get good results. That's where the Flex comes in.

TMF Tilemaster is also a very good prespray not just for tile but a great booster for a bad carpet too.
 
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For all around, I'd choose Biobreak. I went through 2 gallons of Flex w/citrus and I'm almost done with my first gallon of Biobreak and I like the results much better. Keep in mind I do mostly residential and rentals which is mostly natural oils from peoples funk.

If you do alot of commercial carpet like offices and store front businesses, Flex w/citrus is what you need, because of the petroleum oils.
Are you using a liquid Biobreak or are saying RTU gallons after you mixed them?
 

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I appreciate the feedback. In my area all the distributors deal mainly prochem , master blend , and pros choice. So I use a ton of those products. Only the last year have I started ordering other products from bridge point and magic wand. I'm not expecting bio break or flex to work better then what I'm currently using in any given situation. But I have to try. Maybe I could save a few bucks and no I'm getting the best results.
Pro Choice has a fantastic line up, so does Prochem (a little pricey). I used power burst and power strike and had great results with it.

That being said, I currently use bio break and flex (powdered) and am very happy with the performance..
 

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Like I said, Ill give it a shot. Its next on the list to try.

I am finishing off the citrus slam I bought. Its super soapy and not very impressive.
 

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Like I said, Ill give it a shot. Its next on the list to try.

I am finishing off the citrus slam I bought. Its super soapy and not very impressive.
If I try something and it's too soapy I don't even finish the stuff. It pisses me off.

I only used two different products that were too soapy though. One was KOP.
 

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I use 6 scoops of Biobreak per gallon at a ratio of 8:1
I say try 3 scoops and be amazed at the same results. Unless your using a weak porty or a TM with intermitant or very weak heat and flow.
 
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I say try 3 scoops and be amazed at the same results. Unless your using a weak porty or a TM with intermitant or very weak heat and flow.
I have never used 6 scoops before, usually 3 if it is a nasty I will put 4. Bio Break is the best I have found so far.
 
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I use 6 scoops(8-1) as well the acid rinse with fabset.
 

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I have never used 6 scoops before, usually 3 if it is a nasty I will put 4. Bio Break is the best I have found so far.
I'm talking 3 or 4 scoops in a HF which will dilute it further. It still comes out with a white froth and kicks any nasty stains or peee peee out of the house.
 

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I use 6 scoops(8-1) as well the acid rinse with fabset.
I'm coming from grease eraser and the bio break with citrus blows it out the water. I'm waiting to try my flex though.
 

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Other than a citrus booster, can you boost it with an oxidizer for those white carpets or just for more power?
I use a pump sprayer and a mytee Ltd5 with a bucket heater. Now for a nasty mothafudgeer , How much should i add per gallon?