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Notes From the Desk: And They’re Off...

I have some good news and some bad news for you. The bad news is that Commercial Floor Care as a supplement will be put to rest following this issue. The good news is that it will reappear as a full-fledged quarterly magazine in February 2001!
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CFC October 2000 Product & Literature Guide

The Product & Literature Guide offers an in-depth look at several companies.
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Notes From the Desk: Success!

Following the Premiere Issue of Commercial Floor Care (March 2000), our readers affirmed what we knew: there was a need for a new magazine that focused solely on commercial floor care, and we filled it.
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Troubleshooting Commercial Carpet Problems

The dark side of cleaning commercial carpet becomes apparent when working with artificial lighting. Armed with a few tricks-of-the-trade, frustrations on the manager and cleaning crew can be avoided.
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Extending the Strip Cycle: Aggressive Scrubbing

There are occasions in the course of the implementing the hard floor maintenance service program when you may not have the time, resources or manpower to perform a strip as scheduled.
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Use the Internet to Your Cleaning Business’ Advantage

It’s 2 a.m. on Monday morning, and you’re jolted out of a sound sleep by a nail-biting thought—you forgot to place an order for another case of cleaning chemicals for that new rental account you just landed...
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Technological Advancements & Innovative Products for the Carpet Cleaning Industry

Newly developed time- and labor-saving equipment may pave the way to your success in 2001.
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Software Programs to Help Your Cleaning Business Grow

Over the years, it seems more and more cleaning and restoration firms are turning to software programs for organization methods, guidance and a path that will lead their businesses to success.
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Editorial Comment: The Spirits That Move Us

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

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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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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Arguably, sending out a client newsletter is the No. 1 key to a reliable cleaning business. In this episode of The Hitman Advertising Show, John Braun covers the true value of mail newsletters, how to send them, how often to send them and more.
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2014 October

The October issue of ICS features stories on the 2015 ICE Expo, differentiation, deodorizing, upholstery cleaning, facebook advertising, up-selling, rug cleaning, the rug tour, and cool products.

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