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As a 40-year veteran of the cleaning and restoration industries, I’m proud to have witnessed and been a part of the advancements in science and technology.
When it comes to the pros and cons of truckmount systems and portable carpet extractors, the discussion can get a bit dicey.
Visible signs of water damage and moisture intrusions are easily recognized.
You walk into your carefully set up rug cleaning plant. Water is pooled everywhere on the floor - someone forgot to turn the water off on the rug bath. About a dozen rugs that had been vacuumed, dusted and prepared for cleaning that day are saturated with water that overflowed the rug bath, possibly mixed with soil.
The focus of this issue is innovation. We tend to associate change with innovation and progress.
Yep, your resident curmudgeon Steve Toburen weighing in here with his usual contrarian view.
The main difference is the technology used to dehumidify the air passing through the unit.
When we were putting together the ICS 50th anniversary issue last February (www.icsmag.com/50), I remember speaking with Claude Blackburn about his early days in the industry.