Articles by Jennifer Germond

CRA Updates

Come visit us in the CRA Booth 210 at this year’s Combined Claims Conference in Long Beach, CA.  The Combined Claims Conference, or CCC, runs from March 13-14 and is a great opportunity for the Cleaning and Restoration Association to represent our members and help to make them more accessible to the insurance claims industry.

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Members and non-members alike - for the CRA Southern California Regional Meeting.  Cory Chalmers, featured expert on A&E’s hit series Hoarders, will present “Hoarding and Biohazards.”

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CRA Unveils Training Schedule for 2012

The Cleaning and Restoration Association announces its educational lineup for the first half of 2012.
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CRA: Where We've Been and Where We're Going

As the 2011 year comes to a close, the CRA looks back at our accomplishments thus far as a trade association.
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CRA Welcomes New Members

Do you know the benefits of becoming a CRA Associate Member? CRA Associate Members are members that provide services to those within the cleaning and restoration industry.
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CRA News

It’s that time of the year! CRA Membership Renewal time. Those members who renew their memberships before December 31 will benefit in the following ways...
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CRA Aiming to Expand Membership

The Cleaning and Restoration Association is expanding its membership by launching a Membership Drive in which referrals resulting in new memberships earn credit toward members’ 2012 renewal fee.
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CRA SoCal Meeting a Huge Success

The Cleaning and Restoration Association recently held its Southern California Regional Meeting at Abatix Corp. in Santa Fe Springs, CA.
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CRA Happenings

The CRA and Central California Cleaning Supply recently worked successfully to present an IICRC Water Damage Restoration Technician course at the Sacramento CCCS store.
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CRA Holds First SoCal Regional Meeting

The CRA held its first Southern California Regional Meeting on May 26 at Abatix Corp, in Santa Fe Springs. Ed Cross, the “Restoration Lawyer” was the presenter.
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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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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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Janitorial Work

In addition to residential and commercial carpet cleaning, do you do any janitorial work on the side?
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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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