Cleaning & Restoration Association News

IICRC Update: May 2014

Stay tuned for the next IICRC marketing webinar! Offered the first Thursday of the month to IICRC Certified Firms, the IICRC webinar series features how-to’s and best practices from the experts on topics ranging from search engine optimization (SEO) and marketing tips for your business to learning how to leverage social media sites.


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IICRC Unveils S800 Standard

In early February, the highly anticipated ANSI/IICRC S800 Standard and Reference Guide for Professional Inspection of Textile Floorcoverings made its debut.


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PACR Update: April 2014

The Professional Association of Cleaning & Restoration (PACR) is very excited for the new location for the Experience Conference & Exhibition in Frisco, Texas on April 24-26, 2014.


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CRCII Increases Membership by 20% in the Last Year

After being sworn in as president, Don Quick has infused a new spirited group of board members in the Carpet & Rug Cleaners Institute of Illinois (CRCII).


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IAQA Announces 2014-15 Board of Directors

The Indoor Air Quality Association (IAQA) Board of Director held its annual election of officers for the 2014-2015 term at the IAQA 17th Annual Meeting in Nashville, Tennessee on March 16.


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CRI Names New President

Yarbrough comes to CRI from Mohawk Industries

The chairman and board of directors of the Carpet and Rug Institute (CRI) have announced that Joe W. Yarbrough has been selected to lead the non-profit carpet industry trade group as president, according to a press release.


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CFI Chapter Report

On January 21, 2014 the Orange Co/Inland Empire Chapter had a meeting at Expert Carpet Care’s new rug plant in Bellflower, CA.


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CFI: March Update

The CFI would like to thank everyone that came by and visited its booth at the ICE Expo in Las Vegas January 30-31.


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PACR News and Notes

The Professional Association of Cleaning & Restoration (PACR) is excited for 2014 and the new opportunities available for PACR and ICRA Members!


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Revised S100 Draft on Standard for Cleaning of Textile Floor Coverings Now Available for Public Review

IICRC S100 draft Standard is available from Feb. 28 – April 14, 2014

The IICRC announced today that it is revising the IICRC S100-2011 Standard and Reference Guide for Professional Cleaning of Textile Floor Coverings, according to a press release. 


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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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2014 Nov/Dec

The Nov/Dec ICS features content on how to get better meter readings, a roundtable on truckmount development, neighborhood marketing and more. Also included is the annual Buyer’s Guide and Directory.

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ICS DIRECTORY AND BUYING GUIDE

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TRUCKMOUNT EQUIPMENT AND ACCESSORIES GUIDE

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