Cleaning & Restoration Industry News

NIDS Announces Latest Graduates

The NIDS has announced the latest group of graduates from its March and April Crime and Trauma Scene Bio-Recovery classes.

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FRSTeam Teams up with iCAT Solutions on Fabric Restoration

iCAT Solutions and FRSTeam are joining forces. Through the partnership, FRSTeam will leverage iCAT Solutions’ unique pack-out and reporting technologies and integrate them with the various services the company offers.

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Chemspec Celebrates 45th Anniversary

2013 marks the 45th year anniversary of Chemspec, a brand established in Baltimore, MD in 1968 by Bob Hughes and Dan Savanuk.

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ARCS to Hold “Business Trends” Meeting

ARCS members will meet in Durham, North Carolina from May 2-4, 2013 to address “Business Trends and Bends in the Road Ahead.

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SteamMaster Restoration and Cleaning Wins “Spirit of the Valley Award”

SteamMaster Restoration and Cleaning took home the “Spirit of the Valley Award” at the Vail Valley Partnership’s 10th-annual Success Awards.

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Phoenix Restoration Names Erin Hynum Product Manager

Phoenix Restoration Equipment has named Erin Hynum as its new product manager.

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Auction at The EXPERIENCE to Benefit Flood Safe Habitats

A special auction to benefit Flood Safe Habitats will take place at The EXPERIENCE Conference & Exhibition, which will be held April 18-20 in Clearwater Beach, FL.

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Dri-Eaz Announces “Loyal Customer” Winners

Dri-Eaz Products has announced the four winners of its Loyal Customer drawing, which was held last fall.

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RIA Transfers Certified Fabric Specialist Certification to ARCS

The RIA Board of Directors has voted to transfer ownership and administration of its Certified Fabric Specialist certification program to the ARCS.

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IICRC Carpet Installation, Textile Floor Coverings Inspection Now Available for Public Review

The IICRC’s BSR-IICRC S600 Standard and Reference Guide for Professional Carpet Installation and BSR-IICRC S800 Standard and Reference Guide for Inspecting Textile Floor Coverings are available for public review and comment up until March 11.

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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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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.
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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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