Jump to content
  • Announcements

    • Beth n Rod

      The Grime Scene Terms Of Service and Forum Rules   08/23/2007

      Terms of Service Warning: The contracting trades are an activity in which there exists the potential for serious injury or death. ALL Users must read and agree to these Terms of Service before using this site. This web site is dedicated to the contracting trades, an activity which is inherently dangerous. You should not depend on information gleaned from this site for your personal safety. Your safety depends upon your own judgment based on competent instruction, experience, and a realistic assessment of ability. There are no warranties, either expressed or implied, that the information on this website are accurate and reliable. Your use of this site indicates your assumption of the risk of death or serious injury and is an acknowledgment of your own sole responsibility for your safety. The following terms and conditions are in reference to the The Grime Scene web site and discussion board (www.thegrimescene.com), here in referred to as "The Grime Scene". These terms and conditions apply to all sites, services, and resources within the The Grime Scene. ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS The Grime Scene provides its service to you, subject to the following Terms of Service (referred to as "TOS"), which may be updated by us from time to time without notice. You may review the most current version of the TOS at any time in the Announcements. In addition, when using particular The Grime Scene services, you shall be subject to any posted guidelines or rules applicable to such services.
      [*]DESCRIPTION OF SERVICE The Grime Scene provides users with access to informational resources including communication and interactive resources pertaining to the contracting industry. Under no circumstances shall The Grime Scene be liable to any user on account of that user's use or misuse of the site or reliance on the site. Such limitation of liability shall apply to prevent recovery of direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, special, punitive and exemplary damages (even if The Grime Scene has been advised of the possibility of such damages). Such limitation of liability shall apply whether the damages arise from use or misuse of the site or reliance on the site, from inability to use the site, or from the interruption, suspension, or termination of the site or services offered on the site (including such damages incurred by third parties).
      Such limitation shall also apply with respect to damages incurred by reason of other services or goods received through or advertised on the site or received through any links provided on the site. .Such limitation shall apply, without limitation, to the costs of procurement of substitute goods or services, lost profits, or lost data. These limitations shall apply notwithstanding any failure of essential purpose of any limited remedy. The Grime Scene makes no warranties as to the accuracy of its information and due to the volatile nature of the information contained within The Grime Scene. The Grime Scene can not screen or authenticate all articles, posts, listings or other information.
      [*]TERMS OF MEMBERSHIP & USAGE RESTRICTIONS Site Membership Membership is available to any person over the age of 13 who registers and accurately provides all the required information, provides a legitimate electronic mail address and obtains a unique The Grime Scene member name and password. Membership is non-transferable. The use of web-based email accounts may be denied due to abuse.
      All membership information must be accurate and belong to the person registering. Invalid, incomplete, or falsified information can result in the immediate termination of all membership privileges for that user and, possibly a permanent ban, restricting the member from using any of The Grime Scene’s services at any time.
      Usage of this site is restricted to persons under the age of 13. (you must be over 13 to participate here)
      The Grime Scene is not responsible for the content of any member's posts, and the views expressed on The Grime Scene are the responsibility of the posting member and not The Grime Scene. The Grime Scene does not preview member posts in any way before they appear on the site. Any link posted to a third-party internet address does not imply an endorsement of that site or its content by The Grime Scene.
      The Grime Scene forums are for the discussion of the contracting trades and related topics. While the administrators and moderators of The Grime Scene will attempt to keep all off-topic messages off this forum, it is impossible for us to review all messages. All messages express the views of the author, and neither the owners of The Grime Scene Room nor the moderators will be held responsible for the content of any message.
      The Grime Scene forums may contain profanity.
      As a condition of buying and selling items listed in any forum of The Grime Scene, Buyer and Seller agree that The Grime Scene is not brokering or otherwise participating in any purchase or sale. The Grime Scene has no knowledge of the terms of sale, the condition of any items offered for sale, the accuracy of any aspect of the sale or the use to which any item shall be put. Buyer assumes all responsibility for proper use of any item so purchased. Buyer acknowledges that improper use of some or all of the items offered for sale on The Grime Scene may cause serious injury or death. Buyer shall seek qualified assistance and instruction in the use of all items purchased.
      Pornography of any type is not allowed.
      The owners, administrators, and moderators of The Grime Scene reserve both the right to remove, edit, move or close any thread for any reason, and the right to suspend or delete any user account for any reason we feel is in violation of the TOS, both explicit and implied.
      Membership in The Grime Scene is a privilege, not a right. We reserve the right to deny service to any person at any time without cause.
      [*]INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY It is the policy of The Grime Scene to respond expeditiously to claims of intellectual property infringement. The Grime Scene will promptly process and investigate notices of alleged infringement and will take appropriate actions under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act ("DMCA"). Should a violation of intellectual property be discovered, the document(s) or messages in such violation will be removed in a timely manner after any and all investigating has been completed to prove the authenticity of such a claim.
      [*]PUBLIC CONTENT ON THE GRIME SCENE Any and all content posted for inclusion in publicly accessible areas of The Grime Scene are the responsibility of the creator. The Grime Scene makes no claims or warranties about such information or its authenticity. Upon posting any content on The Grime Scene, you grant The Grime Scene the non-exclusive right to publish, modify and use such content solely for the purpose of displaying such content.
      [*]LIMITATION OF RE-USE You agree not to reproduce, duplicate, copy, sell, resell or exploit for any commercial purposes or noncommercial purposes any portion of the services or content contained within The Grime Scene and its subsidiary sites. In order to use any content, graphical art, photos or files owned by or published by The Grime Scene, direct, written authorization must be obtained from The Grime Scene with no exceptions at any time for any reason.
      [*]LEGAL RESTRICTIONS This agreement shall be constructed and controlled by the laws of the State of Maryland, without regard to its conflict of law provisions. Any dispute arising hereunder will be governed by the laws of the State of Maryland. Each member agrees to personal jurisdiction by tile state and federal courts of the State of Maryland.
      The Grime Scene reserves the right to change, modify or update this TOS agreement at any time without notification. Membership in and the use of resources contained within The Grime Scene constitutes full agreement and acknowledgment of the restrictions, limitations and terms set forth in this agreement.
      [*]Forum Posting Rules The following is a list of basic guidelines about what is and is not allowed while posting on The Grime Scene. These rules are in addition to what is listed in our Terms Of Service . Please read through all of these sections before using our site and contact us if you have questions. Users shall treat each other with respect at all times on The Grime Scene. Name calling, personal attacks, or other inappropriate behavior will not be allowed and may cause your account to be banned.
      Advertising on our site is specific to Contractors and to those Manufacturers and Distributors serving our industry. All Manufacturers and Distributors must have a signature, and should not solicit in the main forums. Please use the vendor area. Members who try to sell products and/or services to contracting professionals in the main forum area may have their accounts privileges suspended or revoked.
      No pornographic material or links to pornographic material may be posted on this site.
      Profanity shall be kept to a minimum. Words that appear to be blanked out with stars (*) are not allowed.
      You may only post material and content that you own. Posting copyrighted material, trademarks, and other violations of the DMCA is prohibited. Anyone posting an article must credit the author and provide a link to the original data.
      These rules may be altered at anytime without notice so please check the Announcements often.


  • Content count

  • Joined

  • Last visited


About spbutton

  • Rank
    TGS Member
  • Birthday 04/29/1983

Profile Information

  • Company Name
    CleanFast USA
  • First & Last Name
    Steven Button
  • City & State
    Celebration, FL
  • Occupation
    Business Owner - Commercial Pressure Washing & Swimming Pool Service
  1. Ugly calcite

    Be sure to do a test first... Like Craig said, it could be a 2 or 3 step product process, and be mindful of the substrate. All these acid-based applications may have an effect on its integrity. With the gel, I have had to use a stuff bristled brush on stubborn deposits and have mostly only used it on brick and painted surfaces. Also used it diluted on glass, following a pre-wet - minimal dwell time as well.
  2. Ugly calcite

    An Eacochem distributor, it is more expensive, but works better. (I have about 300 gallons from a previous project, it is in 55 gallon drums though. If you try it and need a drum in the future, let me know)
  3. Ugly calcite

    If you can, try one restore gel... It has a lot more 'active' dwell time than regular one restore, keeping the restorative qualities in contact with the substrate for longer. In the right conditions you can get up to 2 hours of dwell.
  4. What's your favorite surface machine size?

    Whisper Wash Big Guys, Classics and Maxima... I've got a hydrotek twister that's now in pieces for scavenged parts. Didn't really like the casters for wheels and no skirt for our kind of work.
  5. Official Honda engine repair thread

    Condescending... Much?
  6. I knew him first... Na-na, na, na-na... Lol. The very things you b$tch and moan about others doing, you do yourself. Pressure washing BBS fantasy land at its best (worst!)
  7. Largo Cleaning Systems

    Got a relabeled one a couple of years back, 3150 hours on it to date and only issue has been changing belts. All regular maintenance and it has been problem free. Great coil and burner module... Oh yeah, those hours are on a Briggs engine!
  8. Fertilizer Stains- Before/Afters

    Craig, can you send some info on that product to me as well... Looks good. Thanks!
  9. When do you stop is the question.....

    ... I heard Lowes are doing a special on rust-oleum?? No need to pay double.
  10. How can we DEEP clean Parking Garages so Fast?

    Jim, will you ever accept the fact that you do not need to prove the capabilities of your equipment, your experience, validate your achievements or post what rates you command for parking garage cleaning. If you have information you want to share... share it. If you have advice and tips you want to share... share them. But please, please stop the pissing match. Ask yourself how many pissing matches you've been in across the boards and what could be the common denominator? While you may not have an 'official title' in BBS fairy land - you remain successful after 20 years in the business, have invested large sums of money and by all accounts have had a positive return on this. Be happy with what you've got...
  11. I'd like to know how that system works... what are the wheels and the controls up front for?
  12. Carwash Cleaning

    this was a while ago now, came out good and customer was extremely happy with the results. Ended up using an HF/phosphoric blend from a local distributor - worked a treat.
  13. hey lonnie here with anr pressure washing im selling the complete reclaim system for for 360000 obo i dont want to peace out yet to early but if things dont sell quick i might consider it i have a lot of money tied up in this unint this all i have left out of 5 trailers weve had please give me a call at 3862324388 ps are you doing any hiring im looking for a full time job also thank you lonnie