Cleaning & Restoration Association News

Why Government Affairs Are Critical to Our Success


With all the talk about ANSI accreditation, the increasing responsibilities of the IICRC committee should come as no surprise.
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CRA News

It’s that time of the year! CRA Membership Renewal time. Those members who renew their memberships before December 31 will benefit in the following ways...
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Marketing Strategy 101 for Commercial Clients

For someone starting off in commercial carpet cleaning, where do you look for potential clients and business?
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SCRT Chapter Updates

On October 19 the Georgia Chapter of The Society of Cleaning and Restoration Technicians will host a full-day event at Reets Drying Academy in Sharpsburg GA. 
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PACR News

The PACR is excited to announce new PACR Power Meetings coming to the Denver area this fall called “IICRC CEC Credit Workshops.”
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Evolution of the IICRC: ANSI

There have been a lot of changes to the IICRC in the past two years, and we realize that change is never easy. But change is a natural occurrence in any organization, including ours.
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CRA Aiming to Expand Membership

The Cleaning and Restoration Association is expanding its membership by launching a Membership Drive in which referrals resulting in new memberships earn credit toward members’ 2012 renewal fee.
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A Brief History of CFI

In 1954 a small group of rug and upholstery cleaners led by Gene Jackson formed a non-profit association called the “Rug Cleaners Institute.” Their aim was to share their individual skills and knowledge about rug and fabric cleaning procedures.
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PACR Launches New Web site

PACR is excited to announce the launch of its new Web site at www.professionalassociationofcleaningandrestoration.org. The new site went live in June.
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Rapid Response in the Wake of a Natural Disaster

For several years, the IICRC has engaged in a “rapid response” program, aiming to spread the word of what to do and what not to do when property owners are dealing with natural disasters.
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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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Grow Your Business and Improve Operations with New Payment Technology

Attend this free webinar to learn how new developments in payment technology can help you close more jobs, increase upselling opportunities and improve operations.

Podcasts

While winter is considered the "slow season" for carpet cleaners, it can also be a season of great opportunity. In this episode of The Hitman Advertising Show, John Braun offers advice for keeping revenue consistent during the cold weather months so you're thriving - and not just surviving - the winter.
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ICS Cleaning Specialist Magazine

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2015 Jan/Feb

The Jan/Feb ICS issue features content on cleaning services during the winter time, commercial cleaning, rug cleaning, new with rugs, marketing for restoration and new products.

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