Cleaning & Restoration Industry News


The Indoor Air Quality Association (IAQA) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA).
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Steamatic Names Steve Willis Executive VP

Steve Willis, ASCS, CIE, CIAQM, has been named to the position of Executive Vice President. Willis
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“Trick My Van” Contest Winners Announced

The winning distributor entry of the HydraMaster “Trick My Van” contest on the company’s Facebook page came from Century Supply in Houston, Texas.
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NIDS Announces Recent Grads

The National Institute of Decontamination Specialists (NIDS) has announced the latest graduating group from its Hoarder Home Specialist July class.
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Doug Berjer Promoted by Tacony Commercial Floor Division

Doug Berjer has been promoted to the position of Sales Director for Tacony’s Commercial Floorcare division and Tacony’s Tornado division.
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RSA Expands Nashville Training Offerings

Restoration Science Academy (RSA) has expanded its hands-on training facilities at its Nashville location to include instruction in smoke, mold and fire remediation as well as floor care.
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Centrum Force Acquires MOR

Centrum Force has acquired MOR (Moore) Time-Saving Equipment, a company known and trusted for producing outstanding rug cleaning equipment for the past six-plus decades.
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Ashkin, Sustainability Dashboard launch “Green Rays of Hope” Program

The Ashkin Group and Sustainability Dashboard Tools, LLC have partnered to launch a new program promoting optimism regarding our planet’s myriad environmental challenges.
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Pacific Floor Care names Kyle Strait VP of sales, marketing

Kyle Strait has been named the new VP of Sales and Marketing at Pacific Floor Care.
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IICRC’s new website is “industry hub for information”

The Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC) has launched the new
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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.


Arguably, sending out a client newsletter is the No. 1 key to a reliable cleaning business. In this episode of The Hitman Advertising Show, John Braun covers the true value of mail newsletters, how to send them, how often to send them and more.
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ICS Cleaning Specialist Magazine


2014 October

The October issue of ICS features stories on the 2015 ICE Expo, differentiation, deodorizing, upholstery cleaning, facebook advertising, up-selling, rug cleaning, the rug tour, and cool products.

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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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