Whether you have been a member of CRCII for
years or are considering membership for the first time, we urge you to
participate this year. Your presence not only helps us fulfill our overall
mission to achieve the highest standards of professionalism, consumer service
and ethical behavior, but also provides fellowship and encouragement to our
The CRA is excited to announce the development phase of its new mentorship program. This unique professional development program will be a free service available to all CRA members, offering the opportunity to assist others or to be assisted by a mentor.
As The Clean Trust seeks to be the leading
independent, non-profit certification and standard setting body within the
cleaning, restoration and inspection industry, it is important we remain
proactive on new regulation and legislation changes.
In January, the Carpet and Fabricare Institute (CFI)
completed its annual cleaning at the Ronald McDonald House in Loma Linda, CA. A
special “thank you” goes to Larry and Cathy Snyder, of Magic Rug, and Terrance
Jones, the Orange/Inland Empire chapter director.
The Association of Rug Care Specialists (ARCS) is holding its first election for seats on its board of directors. The ARCS was formed on November 4, 2010 to advance the science and art of rug care, educate rug care professionals and raise consumer awareness about quality rug care. At that time, a board of directors and officers were named by the founding members.
Since 1954, the Carpet & Fabricare Institute (CFI) has grown to include Arizona, California and Nevada. We are one of the largest regional non-profit inspection, cleaning, remediation and restoration associations in the country.
Come visit us in the CRA Booth 210 at this year’s Combined
Claims Conference in Long Beach, CA. The
Combined Claims Conference, or CCC, runs from March 13-14 and is a great
opportunity for the Cleaning and Restoration Association to represent our
members and help to make them more accessible to the insurance claims
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.
Have a limited marketing budget but realize the importance of neighborhood marketing? Try doorknob hangers, a low-cost, yet highly effective way to drum up more business. In this episode, John Braun discusses the value of this tactic as well as what you should include on the materials you're hanging.
Over 30 authors – over 40 articles…from attorneys, contractors, consultants, instructors and others, both inside and outside the restoration industry. R & R, C & R and Cleanfax, opened their archives and gave us the best they had, other chapters were created just for the “Get Paid!” book and its readers. And every one of them has ideas for how to get paid what you are owed.