Category Archives: Specialized Industrial Cleaning

Yeah, It’s a Dirty Job . . . but somebody has to do it!

With the exception of Mike Rowe of the Discovery Channel's tv program "Dirty Jobs" most people would go out of their way to avoid some of the dirty, oily, dangerous jobs we do, but that's what makes us successful.It all started back in 1982.  Back then we were known as Blackwell's Chimney Sweep Service.  We have…
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High Pressure Dry Ice Blasting Increases Our Efficiency

The specialized equipment used in today's industries require specialized cleaning techniques.  Plant managers, engineers, and maintenance personnel are seeing the advantages of using dry ice blasting to clean this equipment. In case you don't know anything at all about dry ice blasting, I'll tell you 4 things about it: "Dry Ice Blasting" uses frozen CO2 pellets…
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What is Dry Ice Blasting?

Well, for starters, it's a type of cleaning.  The "blasting" part of the name evokes an explosion.  And that's sort of correct (at least on a minuscule level).As you can tell by the name, it uses dry ice, or frozen CO2 if you prefer to call it that.Dry ice pellets being added to dry ice blasting machine.Dry…
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Confined Space Cleaning

30 years ago we were known as Blackwell's Chimney Sweep Service. But a lot has changed for us since then.   Back then, when the chimney sweeping period slowed, we needed something to do to stay busy, so we started doing pressure washing to supplement our work.  Cleaning ductworkWe had the good fortune to apply…
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