Cleaning & Restoration Industry News

Bane-Clene distributes Chemspec, Stone-Tech, Mytee

Bane-Clene Corp.,, has been appointed an international distribution and service center for Chemspec, Stone-Tech, and Mytee.
Read More

Service Team of Professionals activates website

Service Team of Professionals Inc. (STOP) has launched its new website at
Read More

OSHA Ergonomics Rule is mired in litigation

The International Sanitary Supply Association (ISSA) recently announced that since OSHA’s Ergonomics Rule was published, there have been more than a dozen lawsuits have been filed challenging the controversial ergonomics standard, including the lawsuit filed by the National Coalition on Ergonomics and ISSA.
Read More

We Did it!

We came, we saw, and we kicked its tail. To all of you that supported us with your money, your prayers, and your encouragement, thank you! Between Barry, Emily, and myself, we raised around $25,000 for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society to use to fight cancer.
Read More

National Chemical acquires Dynasurf

Philadelphia, Pa.-based National Chemical Laboratories Inc. has acquired the Dynasurf Corp. of Baltimore, Md.
Read More

Haviland Corp. allies with Ettore Products. Co.

Haviland Corp. has joined forces with Ettore Products Co. in a marketing alliance.
Read More

Colorado Rockies serve as backdrop for ASCR’s 56th Annual Convention

Attendees will have an opportunity to see the newest products available, network with cleaning and restoration contractors from around the world and see the latest in cutting edge technology.
Read More

Bane-Clene’s 39th Anniversary celebrates the success of a family

On Feb. 4, 1962, a “mom-and-pop” business was born, one that has now grown into a multi-million dollar corporation of international scope.
Read More

Superior Mfg./Notrax’s Georgia division receives ISO 9002 Certification

Superior Manufacturing Group’s Georgia facility has earned ISO 9002 certification.
Read More

Daycon acquires Quality Supplies

Daycon, a distributor, manufacturer, and retailer of cleaning and maintenance chemicals and supplies based in Washington D.C., has acquired Quality Supplies and Service Inc. of Brentwood, Md.
Read More



Image Galleries

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.

1/27/15 2:00 pm EST

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.


The winter slow season is a great time to pursue commercial cleaning accounts and stay busy. John "the Hitman" Braun solicited questions from thousands of cleaners across the country regarding their questions on commercial cleaning accounts and answers them in this episode of the show.
More Podcasts

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.

Table Of Contents Subscribe

Janitorial Work

In addition to residential and commercial carpet cleaning, do you do any janitorial work on the side?
View Results Poll Archive


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!

More Products


Director_Buyer.jpgThe premier resource and reference guide for the cleaning and restoration industries.

Click here to view


facebook_40.png twitter_40px.png youtube_40px.pngcrc logo


Truckmount.jpgEquipment listings and specifications from the leading industry manufacturers.

Click here to view