Robert Lindsay

Bob is the editor of ICS Cleaning Specialist magazine. He can be reached at 518.346.0493

ARTICLES

Editorial Comment: Getting the Facts Straight Now

It seems that the Insurance Industry is gearing up for its 'War on Mold,' given the happenings in Texas these days. There, state Insurance Commissioner Jose Montemayor appointed a 19-member Advisory Task Force for Mold-Related Claims.
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Getting Back to Business

Now is not the time to hunker down, letting the terrorists of Sept. 11 get their way by changing our way of life, and our way of doing business. It's time to get this economy back on line, and we can help assure that eventuality takes place sooner by doing business. That is the American Way.
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The Computer Revolution

In case you haven't noticed, the computer revolution has come and gone. That isn't to say that computers don't continue to revolutionize the way we do things. They do. It's just that most people have realized the importance of computers in their daily lives, business or otherwise.
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A Comprehensive Package of Information

ICS Cleaning Specialist is leading the charge in the use of cutting-edge technology to benefit our readers.
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Tips for Removing Light to Heavy Pet Urine Contamination

The first step in proper pet odor removal? Remove the source of the contamination. But since most customers probably won't go for getting rid of the family pet, a proper and thorough cleaning is usually the answer.
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A Wand by Any Other Name

In the world of wands and upholstery tools, the variety is both head spinning and calming. There's something for every category of cleaning. It's all a matter of selecting the right piece of equipment for your specific needs.
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September 11, 2001: A Day We'll Not Forget

On Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2001, life may have been changed forever in the United States. Here, some cleaners offer their voices on the devastating terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon.
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Innovations in Vacuums

While cleaners continue to ask for bells and whistles - which manufacturers are willing to provide - the move seems to be on offering vacuums that offer less of the spectacular, with more emphasis on durability and reliability.
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Hello, ICS readers

An editorial change at ICS, yes. But our commitment remains: Give our readers the information they need to run successful businesses.
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Fire-Up Those Vacuums

With California's struggle with power generation remaining a more than passing concern, it's no wonder vacuum manufacturers continue to consider better ways to power professional-level vacuums.
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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.

Podcasts

Arguably, sending out a client newsletter is the No. 1 key to a reliable cleaning business. In this episode of The Hitman Advertising Show, John Braun covers the true value of mail newsletters, how to send them, how often to send them and more.
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2014 October

The October issue of ICS features stories on the 2015 ICE Expo, differentiation, deodorizing, upholstery cleaning, facebook advertising, up-selling, rug cleaning, the rug tour, and cool products.

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