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CFI Chapter News

December 17, 2009
CFI President Elect and IICRC board of directors representative Graham Bedwell attended the recent IICRC board meeting in Vancouver, Wash., and was selected to be on the Commercial Carpet Maintenance Technician (CMT) exam committee. CFI is a shareholder of the IICRC, and we strive to bring the best IICRC instructors and classes to our membership.
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Focus Your Niche With Social Media

December 17, 2009
What is social media? Basically, it’s a place online, such as a website, blog, or forum, where people gather to interact. It used to be a playground for teens and college students, but now every age group is using social media in a big way.
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Hey, Kool-Aid!

November 10, 2009
Hello again, and welcome to this month’s “How Do They Do That?” If you are looking to learn simple, step-by-step techniques to remove stubborn stains, this is the place for you.
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PCUCA November Update

November 6, 2009
The PCUCA would like to thank everyone who attended the 2009 Connections Convention and Trade Show in September.
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CFI November Update

November 6, 2009
CFI’s booth at the Connections Convention and Trade Show, Sept. 9-11, was a very busy place, with President Matthew Sanders and the regional directors answering questions and meeting with members and guests.
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PCUCA Educational Opportunities Abound

October 7, 2009
On Oct. 22-23, “Inspection & Preliminary Determination” with John Banta of Restoration Consultants will be held. A unique two-day program, the course provides restorers and remediators with the training needed to inspect buildings and develop a preliminary determination consistent with the IICRC S500 and S520.
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Everyone Will Benefit from a Carpet Installation Standard

October 7, 2009
The carpet industry is coming together to develop a standard for the installation of residential and commercial carpet.
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Triexta: Miracle Fiber or Simply Another Option?

September 14, 2009
In early 2006, Mohawk Industries, Shell Chemical and DuPont jointly petitioned the FTC to establish a new generic fiber subclass name under the existing classification of “polyester” for polytrimethylene terephthalate or PTT.
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How to Grow Beyond A One-Man Show

September 14, 2009
The cleaning business is chock full of owner-operators – people who do the work themselves. The one-truck operator. The one-man show. Does that describe you?
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Maintaining Wood Flooring: Is it Wood?

September 14, 2009
My daddy used to say, if it looks like a duck and walks like a duck, it is probably a duck. The wood flooring category of hard-surface flooring constitutes a growing segment of our industry, but is it all actually wood?
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