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Editorial Comment: The Spirits That Move Us

December 4, 2000
As you prepare to celebrate the holidays, and the true start of the new millennium, I ask that you look back on this year, and ask yourself how you could have done things differently...
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Restoring Tapestries and Fabric Wall Hangings

December 4, 2000
Restoring wall art, or tapestries, could be tricky, not to mention expensive, if the correct procedures aren’t followed for complete restoration.
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Protectors: Is There Beauty in Their Protection, or Protection in Their Beauty?

December 4, 2000
Understanding the properties, usage and characteristics of carpet and upholstery protectors, especially fluorocarbon resins, plays a large role in delivering better service to your customers and to your own safety.
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The Changing of the Guard

December 4, 2000
In his final article for ICS, long-time columnist Stanley Quentin Hulin pays homage to all hard floor maintenance professionals.
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Open Communications

December 4, 2000
Last month, I briefly discussed the IICRC Board of Directors. This time, I would like to talk about the board in more detail.
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Letters to the Editor: The Cotton Wet Mop

December 4, 2000
I was made aware of an article that was published in your September issue of ICS Cleaning Specialist by a mop manufacturer in the industry. He was concerned with some of the points made in the article and how they were at odds with industry norms.
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Business Training Tips 2000

December 4, 2000
The skills that make you successful in your business are the same as those used in establishing a successful training format for your employees!
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Preconditioning Your Cleaning Client

December 4, 2000
As a professional cleaning or restoration specialist, everything you do must point toward one of these two primary goals—Making a Profit and Staying in Business.
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How Increased Airflow & Low Moisture Lead to Cleaner Carpets

December 4, 2000
Getting freshly cleaned carpets dry should not be a problem if you pay attention to several factors, including the amount of moisture left behind, additional extraction passes or by using low moisture cleaning methods.
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A New Beginning

October 19, 2000
Newly appointed IICRC President Lee Zimmerman introduces himself to the masses.
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