50 Year Anniversary

50th Year Industry Honor Roll

Find more ICS 50th Anniversary content at www.icsmag.com/50.

We here at ICS are thrilled to be celebrating our 50th anniversary this month, but we know that we’re hardly the first to eclipse the 50-year mark in the industry. Here’s a list of businesses 50 years and older that we wanted to recognize, submitted by you, our readers.


Action Clean (Janesville and Beloit, WI)

Adelman Commercial Cleaning Services (Milwaukee and Madison, WI)

American Rug Laundry (Minneapolis, MN)

Arslanian Brothers (Ohio)

Atiyeh Brothers (Eugene, Portland, OR)

Ayoub Carpet Service (Chantilly, VA)

Bane-Clene (Indianapolis, IN)

Beno J. Gundlach Company (Belleville, IL)

Bill’s Carpet Fair (Baltimore, MD)

Bishop Clean Care (Leesburg, GA)

Blackmon Mooring

Bon Ton Rug Cleaners (Watertown, MA)

Boushelle, Inc. (Stone Park, IL)

Brite Carpet Cleaning (Los Angeles, CA)

Burlington Industries (Greensboro, NC)

Certified Carpet, Inc. (Lancaster, PA)

Classic Rug Care (Essex, UK)

D.A. Burns & Sons (Seattle, WA)

Deep Eddy Rug Cleaners (Austin, TX)

Duraclean International

Emmanuel’s, Inc. (Seattle, WA)

Fabra-Cleen (New York)

Hagopian Cleaning Services (Oak Park, MI)

Heacock’s Custom Cleaning Service (Beaverton, OR)

Horrigan Cleaners (Gardner, MA)

Interior Care (Mississauga, ON, CA)

John M. Downey Carpet Cleaning (Columbus, OH)

Kane Carpet (Calhoun, GA)

Martin Carpet Cleaning (Columbus, OH)

Master Rug Cleaners (Tonawanda, NY)

Miller’s Elite Cleaning (Monterey, CA)

New England Institute of Restoration & Cleaning (Chelmsford, MA)

Northcenter Rug Cleaners (Chicago, IL)

Oriental Rug Cleaning Co. (Dallas, TX)

Proodian Rug Cleaners, Inc. (Lynn, MA)

Racine Industries (Racine, WI)

Rudy’s Rug Cleaning (Charlottesville, VA)

Rug Renovating (New York, NY)

Russell’s Cleaning Services (New Orleans, LA)

Sanitary Carpet & Oriental Rug Cleaners (Birmingham, AL)

Sani-Sheen System (Oklahoma City, OK)

ServiceMaster of Lafayette (Louisiana)

Sharian Rugs (Decatur, GA)

Stanley Steemer (Columbus, OH)

Star Rug Cleaners (Santa Barbara, CA)

Steamaction International (Lawson, MO)

Tom’s Carpet Care Systems (Edgewater, NJ)

Triple S Carpet & Drapery Cleaners (Norwalk, CT)

Turco Persian Rug Company (Toronto, ON, CA)

Woodard Cleaning and Restoration (St. Louis, MO)

Ziegler Preservation Cleaning Specialists (Danbury, CT)

Did you enjoy this article? Click here to subscribe to i Cleaning Specialist Magazine.

You must login or register in order to post a comment.



Image Galleries

The 2014 Experience Conference and Exhibition

A look in photos at the 2014 Experience Conference and Exhibition, which was held from April 24-26 at the Embassy Suites Convention Center and Spa in Frisco, Texas.


Beginning April 21, Google will start judging websites based on their mobile friendliness. What exactly does this mean to you cleaning website? Find out in the latest edition of The Hitman Advertising Show, which will also cover tips and suggestions on getting mobile compliant.
More Podcasts

ICS Cleaning Specialist Magazine


2015 April

The April ICS issue features content on concrete polishing, green cleaning, air duct cleaning, injection sprayers and new products.

Table Of Contents Subscribe

Janitorial Work

In addition to residential and commercial carpet cleaning, do you do any janitorial work on the side?
View Results Poll Archive


The Carpet Cleaner's Book of Unlimited Success! (ebook)

Don’t worry about the recession or about your competition.  Now you can be the owner of over 400 ways for carpet cleaning professionals to make more money and get more jobs!

More Products


Director_Buyer.jpgThe premier resource and reference guide for the cleaning and restoration industries.

Click here to view


facebook_40.png twitter_40px.png youtube_40px.png


Truckmount.jpgEquipment listings and specifications from the leading industry manufacturers.

Click here to view