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Bio-Recovery Issues: The Importance of Proper Training

November 1, 2012
During the Connections Convention and Trade Show last September in Las Vegas, I was invited to set up a mock crime scene in the flood house… and I received many comments about it.
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Portable Floor Care Equipment: It’s Come a Long Way

November 1, 2012
Some might argue that truckmounted extractors have relegated portables to the pages of ancient history. But portable extractors have come a long way since then. There are many reasons why portables still have a prominent place in the market.
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Airflow, Lift, Filtration, Design and Other Factors in Choosing the Right Vac

October 1, 2012
Daniel Frimml suggests cleaning professionals should focus on the following four key areas when determining what vac to select: airflow, lift, filtration and design.
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The October ICS Must See Product Gallery

October 1, 2012
Check out the October ICS Must See Products from the latest technology and innovations currently on the market.
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Thinking About Adding a New Service? Be Prepared…

October 1, 2012
As a business owner, you may be constantly looking for new ways to generate revenue.
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What Really Constitutes a Floor Maintenance Expert?

October 1, 2012
Often times I am introduced as an expert of floor maintenance and to this day I cringe every time I hear it.
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Your GPS for Phenomenal Success

October 1, 2012
Do you know where you want to go? Are you clear about where you want to go in life and in business? And more importantly, do you really know where you are?
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Do I Really Need a Spotting Kit?

October 1, 2012
Not very long ago a “professional” carpet cleaner expressed, “I don’t need no spotting kit - I just give the spot an extra squirt of pre-spray and then kick it with my foot a couple of times.”
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Getting Past the Gatekeeper

October 1, 2012
“Leave your card and we’ll call you if we need you.” Ouch! One rejection after another!
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Rug Touring in Turkey: Part II

October 1, 2012
The Master Rug Cleaner tour continued from Izmir by air to Kayseri and on to Cappadocia, an ancient region mentioned in the Bible.
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