Patti Savelle

Patti Savelle is a second-generation cleaner/restorer, having purchased her father’s firm in the mid 70s and operated it until her retirement in 2010. She is an IICRC Certified Master Textile Cleaner, and the industry’s first female Master Restoration Technician. She remains active in the industry, currently serving as Treasurer of the Society of Cleaning and Restoration Technicians or SCRT.

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SCRT News, Events and Happenings

Connections in Las Vegas turned out to be an awesome event and, as usual, the SCRT had a strong presence there.
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News, Events and Other SCRT News


From our president, Gary Glenn: Connections in Las Vegas has come and gone again. The show was very well attended, and all the vendors were once again very supportive of Connections Events.
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SCRT Chapter Updates

On October 19 the Georgia Chapter of The Society of Cleaning and Restoration Technicians will host a full-day event at Reets Drying Academy in Sharpsburg GA. 
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SCRT News, Views and Updates

Great news! SCRT’s Facebook page can now be accessed by going to facebook.com/scrt.org. You now have access to a new place to discuss business questions and ideas, receive the latest information on events, and stay up to date with current SCRT news.
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SCRT Holds Meetings During Connections

More than 40 cleaning and restoration professionals attended the annual membership meeting of the Society of Cleaning and Restoration Technicians on Thursday, April 14 during the Connections Conference and Exhibition in Clearwater, Fla.
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SCRT Hosts 52 at All-Day Event in Georgia

The Georgia Chapter of SCRT held a “Restoration Technology and Diversification Symposium” hosted by The Cleaner’s Coach at Truckmounts & Cleaning Solutions in Norcross, Ga. Fifty-two cleaners and restorers attended. 
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SCRT Examines Commercial Carpet Cleaning Conundrum

In 2010 the Northeast Ohio Chapter of the SCRT, under the direction of Tom Sherman, held a special "research" event called "The Commercial Carpet Cleaning Conundrum" led by IICRC-approved instructor Mark Violand. The findings and conclusions were presented at the Feb. 23 chapter meeting.
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Bedbugs: What to Do?

Bedbugs are the subject de jour in many municipalities, businesses and homes. Recently, the Society of Cleaning and Restoration Technicians began received a number of questions about bedbugs.
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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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While winter is considered the "slow season" for carpet cleaners, it can also be a season of great opportunity. In this episode of The Hitman Advertising Show, John Braun offers advice for keeping revenue consistent during the cold weather months so you're thriving - and not just surviving - the winter.
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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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