Articles Tagged with ''carpet cleaning''

Survive or Thrive in Winter?

My first January in business, a friendly competitor told me, “I can’t even give away carpet cleaning the first two months of the year.”

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New full-suite tool designed to enhance business operations

Introducing HouseCall Pro, a full-service tool designed for service professionals.

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Study: ECO-500 carpet extractor makes cleaning 7x more efficient

According to a study conducted by ISSA, CFR’s ECO-500 carpet extractor is able to improve worker productivity by up to 7 times.

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The Fastest Ways to More Cash: Part I

This past November marked my 30th anniversary as a carpet cleaner. Prior to getting into this business, I worked as a waiter.

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Differentiation with Value-Added Service

“Success is the sum of details.” - Harvey S. Firestone

So do you want to be different from the hordes of other carpet cleaners out there?

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Ask Steve: I’ve Been Contacted About an Ex-Employee, What Can I Legally Say?

“The only difference between a starving man and a starving dog is that after you feed the dog he normally will not bite you!”

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New Study Confirms Importance of Online Reviews

According to a recent survey from Software Advice, a software selection website, online reviews are very important when it comes to selecting a service provider.

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Ask Steve: When Does it Make Sense to Merge with a Competitor?

Once in a very great while a business partnership is like a great marriage or a fine wine - it just gets better with age.

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9 Carpet Cleaning/Carpet Trends to Watch for in 2015

There are nine trends to be aware of in the carpet manufacturing and cleaning industry in 2015, according to U.S. Products. 

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Ask Steve: What Alternatives Are There to Forwarding Calls to My Cell?

You don't want to pass on potential work, but is forwarding calls to your cell phone the best?

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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.

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Grow Your Business and Improve Operations with New Payment Technology

Attend this free webinar to learn how new developments in payment technology can help you close more jobs, increase upselling opportunities and improve operations.


While winter is considered the "slow season" for carpet cleaners, it can also be a season of great opportunity. In this episode of The Hitman Advertising Show, John Braun offers advice for keeping revenue consistent during the cold weather months so you're thriving - and not just surviving - the winter.
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ICS Cleaning Specialist Magazine


2015 Jan/Feb

The Jan/Feb ICS issue features content on cleaning services during the winter time, commercial cleaning, rug cleaning, new with rugs, marketing for restoration and new products.

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Janitorial Work

In addition to residential and commercial carpet cleaning, do you do any janitorial work on the side?
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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!

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