Articles Tagged with ''carpet cleaning chemicals''

Traffic lane cleaner goes “green”

July 8, 2014

Butler’s Maximum “Green” Traffic Lane Cleaner is an eco-friendly blend of surfactant builders, softeners and solvents designed for fast, efficient soil removal. 


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Ask Steve: At What Point in the Job Should I Sell Carpet Protector?

The easiest way to sell protector? Ask!
June 19, 2014

What we affectionately call "upselling" is really giving the customer an opportunity to spend more money with us.


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Stain Removal: Simplified, Not Mystified

June 15, 2014

In my early certification training classes I was taught that if I first applied a VDS to an unknown stain and then followed that up with a NVDS if it responded but needed more oomph, but then had to rinse again with a VDS.


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Redesigned “Viper” line still top of its class

April 4, 2014

Hydro-Force’s redesigned Viper line of stone, tile and concrete chemicals have been redesigned, but still offer optimum performance for hard surface needs.


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The solution for tough, hard-to-remove soil

April 4, 2014

Butler’s Maximum Multi-Surface Cleaner is a concentrated formula that dissolves hard-to-remove soils, dirt, grime, oil, soot and grease upon contact.


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The Pursuit and Perception of “Going Green”

April 3, 2014

There is no shortage of information about the topic of green and environmental stewardship.


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Presprays 101: A Quick Fact Sheet About the Cleaning Chemical

March 27, 2014

 Typically, carpets are first presprayed and then rinsed clean using a hot-water extractor. Prespraying the carpet tends to use less chemical and also allows the chemical to dwell on the carpet, breaking down and dissolving soils so that they can be more effectively removed by the extractor. 


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Are “Green” Cleaning Chemicals Always the Best Option? In Some Cases, No

A look at when "going green" isn't the best option
March 10, 2014

While green cleaning chemicals are now available for most all cleaning tasks, manufacturers are still making conventional cleaning chemicals.


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Traffic lane cleaning to the max

March 3, 2014

Butler’s Maximum Traffic Lane Cleaner features a concentrated blend of selected surfactants, builders, softeners and solvents for improved soil removal and cleaning results.


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5 Steps to Soy Sauce Removal

March 3, 2014

Love Chinese food but hate cleaning the carpets and the stains? Say “sayonara!” to heavy, greasy food soils and soy sauce in these quick and easy cleaning steps!


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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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Most cleaners rely on their online marketing presence to get jobs. But Google hasn't made things easy lately with their algorithm updates, which has impacted a lot of cleaning sites. Here's a look at some tips and suggestions to improve your Google ranking.
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2014 June/July

The June/July issue of ICS features stories on add-on services, carpet repair, cleaning silk rugs and ranking websites on Google.

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Social media is a good way to regularly keep in touch and interact with current clients and reach potential ones. What social mediums do you use in your cleaning/restoration business?
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