Cleaning & Restoration Industry News

HydraMaster unveils YouTube channel

HydraMaster has created a YouTube branded-channel specifically to educate customers on maintenance and service issues.
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HFI becomes ISSA Alliance Partner

The Healthy Facilities Institute and ISSA have announced an alliance to provide cleaning organizations with ongoing education about the Cleaning Industry Management Standard
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CIRI announces call for papers for fall symposium

The Cleaning Industry Research Institute International announces its call for topics, proposals and papers to be considered for its science and technology symposium...
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RSA's Kimmel earns WRT, ASD instructor certification

Restoration Sciences Academy has received official notification from the IICRC that Brendan Kimmel has received full certification as...
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Aztec holds grand opening of west coast training facility

Aztec Products announces the grand opening of a new west coast stocking and training facility in Santee, Calif.
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ARCS educational event sees expectations exceeded

More than 40 rug care specialists from across the United States participated in Deep Dive at Deep Eddy, the first educational event sponsored by the recently formed Association of Rug Care Specialists.
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CRI, HFI to form Healthy Carpet Workgroup

The Carpet and Rug Institute, in collaboration with The Healthy Facilities Institute, is forming a “Healthy Carpet Workgroup”
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McKee the new VP for HydraMaster, U.S. Products

William H. “Mickey” McKee has just been hired as the new vice president of sales and marketing for HydraMaster and U.S. Products.
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PMF founder Passien dies

Renold (Ray) Passien died March 9 in Mesa, Arizona.
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Savelle one of Southwest Georgia's "40 Under 40"

A joint owner of Bishop Clean Care, Inc. with her husband Jud, Jenny Savelle, 31, has been selected as one of Southwest Georgia’s “40 Under 40.”
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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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Get Paid! (ebook)
Over 30 authors – over 40 articles…from attorneys, contractors, consultants, instructors and others, both inside and outside the restoration industry. R & R, C & R and Cleanfax, opened their archives and gave us the best they had, other chapters were created just for the “Get Paid!” book and its readers. And every one of them has ideas for how to get paid what you are owed.

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