Cleaning & Restoration Industry News

CleanQuest opens doors to new location

Concord, Calif.-based Clean Quest Products has opened the doors to its newest facility located at 901 Commercial St. in San Jose, Calif.
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ASCR cashes out of IICRC

The Association of Specialists in Cleaning and Restoration (ASCR) has ended its shareholder status with the IICRC, and rescinded its seat on the IICRC board.
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Steam Way West is on the move

Steam Way West has moved its operations to 978 N. Lemon St., Orange, CA 92687.
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IICRC joins CRI, updates cleaning standards

The IICRC has joined the Carpet and Rug Institute (CRI), and will become a part of the CRI referral network, which will create an additional channel of referral for certified firms and technicians.
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AQS expands e-commerce offering through Yahoo!®

Air Quality Sciences (AQS) has partnered with Yahoo!® to showcase its products and services, as well as to enhance its business-to-business strategy...
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SummerFest 2001 plans underway

Plans are underway for “SummerFest 2000,” the third annual informal gathering of cleaners who utilize various cleaning methods and equipment.
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Bio-Ultrasonics taps Fane as sales manager

Steven Fane has been appointed national sales manager for Bio-Ultrasonics International Corp., a Huntington Beach, Calif.-based company that provides ultrasonic cleaning systems...
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ISSA to Change Annual Convention Format Starting in 2002

In response to exhibitor and attendee input, the International Sanitary Supply Association, Inc. (ISSA) has announced it will make important changes to the format of ISSA's Annual Convention.
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STOP receives honor for company logo

Service Team of Professionals (STOP) recently received a national prize from the National Foil Stamping & Embossing Association for design, layout and production.
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NADCA's 12th Annual Meeting & Exposition a success

The National Air Duct Cleaners Association's (NADCA) 12th Annual Meeting and Exposition, held in Orland, Fla., Feb. 6-10, was hailed as a huge success, according to the organization.
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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.


Have a limited marketing budget but realize the importance of neighborhood marketing? Try doorknob hangers, a low-cost, yet highly effective way to drum up more business. In this episode, John Braun discusses the value of this tactic as well as what you should include on the materials you're hanging.
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2014 September

The September issue of ICS features stories on moisture detection, disinfectant services, neighborhood marketing, then we discuss the last level of being phenomenal, and cool products.

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