Cleaning & Restoration Industry News

WMC Associates is Kaivac’s New Manufacturer’s Representative Group

 Kaivac has announced that WMC Associates, a manufacturers’ representative firm founded in 2002 and headquartered in Hopkinton, Massachusetts, will represent the company in Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island and Connecticut, according to a press release. 

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Legend Brands Scores “Innovation Award” from RPM International

RPM International recently presented Legend Brands with its second-annual “Innovation Award,” according to a news release.

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Don Snider Appointed Legend Brands Director of Chemical Products

Snider has over 20 years of industry experience.

Legend Brands has named Don Snider to its newly created Director of Chemical Products position, according to a press release.

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HydraMaster Appoints New GM

Pete Stamper, an established business leader, has joined HydraMaster as its new General Manager, according to a press release. 

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Basic Coatings Tabs Tom Swidnicki as Midwest Regional Manager

Basic Coatings has announced Tom Swidnicki as its new Midwest Regional Manager, according to a press release. 

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Legend Brands Donates to Non-Profit Atlanta Community ToolBank

Legend Brands’ gift will be presented by the Atlanta-based company that manages the Legend Rewards program.

In honor of its loyal customers who participate in the Legend Rewards program, Legend Brands has presented a holiday donation to Atlanta Community ToolBank, a charity that loans out tools to non-profit organizations for community projects in the Atlanta metropolitan region, according to a press release.

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IICRCA Will Hold Inaugural Event in Conjunction with RIA Show in May

Coming in 2015, the IICRC’s Council of Associations (IICRCA) will hold its first ever trade show - “The IICRCA Event” – from May 6-8, 2015 at the Rio in Las Vegas.

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Bridgewater Acquires Cleaning Supply Network

CSN was founded by Tony Romeo in 2001.

Bridgewater, LLC has announce it has acquired Cleaning Supply Network, Inc. (CSN), a distributor of disaster restoration and cleaning supplies, according to a press release. 

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ICS Presents Free Webinar on Improving Operations with New Payment Technology

Attendees will learn how new developments in payment technology can help close more jobs, increase upselling opportunities and improve operations

ICS Cleaning Specialist is presenting a free 60-minute webinar on January 27, 2015 to help carpet cleaning business owners grow their business and streamline efficiency with new payment technology.

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Bridgewater Acquires ChemSolutions

Bridgewater, LLC has acquired the assets of ChemSolutions, Inc. effective as of December 5, 2014, 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.


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


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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The Carpet Cleaner's Book of Unlimited Success! (ebook)

Don’t worry about the recession or about your competition.  Now you can be the owner of over 400 ways for carpet cleaning professionals to make more money and get more jobs!

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