Category Archives: Silo Cleaning

Mobile Vacuuming System Opens Up New Opportunities in Industrial Cleaning

New Opportunities in Industrial Cleaning What started as a chimney sweeping business in 1982 quickly took a new direction when we added pressure washing to make up for the slack time when we were not cleaning chimneys. Over the years since, we've  evolved into the specialized industrial cleaning company we are today. Staying competitive in the industrial cleaning business requires…
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Cleaning a Chocolate Silo Takes Precaution

To some people, standing in and cleaning a silo of melted chocolate and crushing grapes in a wooden barrel with your bare feet might sound like a fun job. For about five minutes, maybe! [caption id="attachment_3021" align="alignleft" width="300"] Blackwell's associates clean many things that are much worse than silos that contained chocolate liquor. Maybe these two consider…
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Industrial Cleaning Means Always Learning Something New

Henry Ford, the founder of Ford Motor Co., knew something back in his day besides how to build cars. He knew how important it was to learn. He said . . . "Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty.  Anyone who keeps learning stays young." [caption id="attachment_2951" align="alignleft" width="300"] A filter used…
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Staging Materials for a Job

Staging Materials for a Job Sometimes we forget about the amount of work that goes on just to get ready for a job we have contracted to do. The job could be an industrial flooring installation, concrete floor repair, or it could be a specialized industrial cleaning job. But regardless of the job, it starts…
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