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How to Remove Mastic and Carpet Glue with a Floor Machine

Removing stubborn mastic or carpet glue from your concrete floor can be a daunting task, but with the right tools and techniques, you can get the job done like a pro. In this step-by-step guide, we'll walk you through the process of using a floor machine to grind away those pesky adhesives, so you ... read more

The Falcon-5: A Crime Scene Cleanup Powerhouse

When lives are shattered and tragedy strikes, forensic remediation professionals are called upon to restore order and safety. In the midst of unimaginable chaos, they rely on the Centaur Falcon-5 vacuum to handle the toughest challenges. Discover how this unassuming tool has become an indispensable ... read more

Break FREE From The Replacement Trap

In an era dominated by disposable products, Centaur Floor Machines stands out by offering equipment that defies the planned obsolescence trend. Founded in the 1960s, Centaur builds floor machines that last decades, ensuring both financial savings and environmental sustainability. Say goodbye to ... read more

A New Standard In Commercial Floor Machines

For decades, the commercial cleaning industry has equated "clean" with hygiene - removing visible dirt, grime, and contaminants from surfaces. However, this narrow definition fails to account for the environmental impact of the products and practices used to achieve that level of cleanliness. At ... read more

Try CentaurGPT Now!

Discover the future of customer support with CentaurGPT, your 24/7 intelligent assistant from Centaur Floor Machines. Get instant answers in your language on product features, part pricing, and efficient cleaning tips. Dive into seamless support — because we're here for you, in every ... read more

Why Everyone Talks About This Carpet

Ever wondered what makes the world's most famous carpet so captivating? Hint: it's not just the stars that walk on it. Last Sunday, while the Oscars had us glued to the TV, a little-known secret caught my eye, and it's all about how that iconic red stays so flawlessly ... read more

A Tale of Dust, Duty, and the Falcon-5

When the State Department of Corrections reached out, it was clear that the issue at hand went beyond mere cleanliness. At the heart of this narrative is the Centaur Falcon-5 Vacuum, a marvel of industrial cleaning innovation designed to tackle an invisible yet formidable adversary: lead ... read more

How to Restore Your Concrete Floor in 8 Simple Steps

Revitalize your concrete floor with our simple 8-step guide! Perfect for beginners, this article walks you through everything from safety gear to the final seal, making it easy to refresh any space. Whether it’s a garage, basement, or commercial area, learn how to clean, repair, and finish your ... read more