Articles by Joe Domin

Reducing Mineral Content in Water Increases Cleaning Results

October 19, 2000
Used properly, water-softening units increase productivity and carpet cleaning results, while decreasing downtime.
Read More

Treading Water With Surfactants

September 13, 2000
Understanding the role surfactants and water tension play in your carpet cleaning chemicals can deliver better results on your next job.
Read More

Carpet Cleaner or Exterminator?

September 11, 2000
Basic carpet cleaning chemistry, in its cleaning process, has the ability to eliminate certain microbes by disrupting the environment. A variation in pH, hot water, chemical imbalance, together with conventional hot water carpet cleaning, minimizes the life makeup of a microbe...
Read More

The Ideas That Bind Us Together

June 28, 2000
In my travels, I noticed an attitude that is not common but sticks out like a sore thumb—the feeling of independence from other carpet cleaners that refuse to share their knowledge with others...
Read More

Hazards to Your Health?

June 15, 2000
As time marches on, more and more people are getting involved with environmental concerns, which they should. There are, however, over-extensions of fear about chemical usage...
Read More

Ur-ine, Ur-Out

June 13, 2000
No novel name will succeed in sales unless the product’s functionality can be recognized as being exceptional.
Read More

The Heart of the Company

April 26, 2000
I often refer the laboratory as the heart of the company...
Read More



Image Galleries

The 2013 Experience Convention & Trade Show

A look back in photos at the 2013 Experience Convention & Trade Show in Las Vegas.


ICS Cleaning Specialist Magazine


2014 April

Take a look at the April 2014 issue with features on air movers, going green, carpet cleaning and new products & technologies.

Table Of Contents Subscribe

Social Media

Social media is a good way to regularly keep in touch and interact with current clients and reach potential ones. What social mediums do you use in your cleaning/restoration business?
View Results Poll Archive


Get Paid! book cover
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.

More Products


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

Click here to view


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

Click here to view


facebook_40.png twitter_40px.png youtube_40px.pngcrc logo