Specifications include, but are not limited to: All work performed under this contract shall be accomplished in accordance with the following definitions. The
accompanying standard shall be used in the evaluating the work to determine its acceptance or rejection.
Burnishing (aka Spray Buffing): shall be accomplished with a high speed buffing machine and a tampico brush
and periodic buffing with a cylindrical floor machine using fine steel wool pads to remove traffic marks, heavy
A floor is considered properly burnished when all waxed or acrylic finished areas have been buffed sufficiently
for a maximum gloss, the surface dirt has been removed and the floor has a uniform appearance.
Carpet Cleaning: shall be accomplished by using an approved commercial steam or hot water extractor type
machine using a detergent compatible with the type of carpet being cleaned. All furniture must be removed
prior to the start of work and replaced when the carpet is dry.
A carpet is considered clean when all soil and embedded dirt and grit have been removed, it is free of all stains
and has been restored to its original appearance as wear and tear will allow. Immediately after cleaning, the
carpet is only slightly damp to the touch.