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Take a look at the March 2014 issue with features on stain removal, truckmounts, prepping for the job, injection dying, hard floor maintenance, cleaning businesses and new products & technologies.
Love Chinese food but hate cleaning the carpets and the stains? Say “sayonara!” to heavy, greasy food soils and soy sauce in these quick and easy cleaning steps!
Mike Roden has been designing and building truckmounts for the past 35 years, first with his brother Jim at Prochem, and more recently as the VP of Engineering at Sapphire Scientific.
Any woodworker will tell you that 90% of their project’s success is based on preparation. Everything from matching the grain to squaring the pieces to the final sanding - miss one step and your project will be ruined.
As a 40-year veteran of the cleaning and restoration industries, I’m proud to have witnessed and been a part of the advancements in science and technology.
Although I had worked with the floor crew of a local school for summer work my sophomore year of high school, my first real encounter with floor training came in boot camp, July 1972, and it went something like this.
Many cleaners struggle to stay busy. Training, customer service and quality work are super important in our line of work.
Even with advances in drying equipment over the last 10-15 years, drying certain areas of structures can still present challenges.
McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas averages almost 1,000 flights a day and is the eighth busiest airport in the world.
The Professional Association of Cleaning & Restoration (PACR) is excited for 2014 and the new opportunities available for PACR and ICRA Members!
The CFI would like to thank everyone that came by and visited its booth at the ICE Expo in Las Vegas January 30-31.
The IICRC’s Winter Board of Directors (BOD) meeting came to a close on Monday, January 27 with the grand opening celebration of its new Global Resource Center and election of Peter Crosa to fill an empty seat on the IICRC Board of Directors, according to a press release.
U.S. Products has announced that Joe Versluis is the company’s new sales manager, according to a press release.
After 38 years in business, Steve and Vickie Kaufman are retiring from Pro Line, according to a press release.
Hydro-Force has introduced its Delrin and Teflon “Hydro-Glide” wand glides, both of which are designed to easily glide over carpet and clean more aggressively than conventional glides.
HydraMaster has released its new DriMaster 3 upholstery cleaning tool, which employs a hi-flow, hyper-velocity jet-less cleaning technology.
Air-Care has introduced the Max II Dual Tank Fogger, which was designed to improve efficiency.
The Azuga cloud-based fleet tracking solution now offers a capability that provides a more accurate idling and carbon footprint report to help businesses become greener and save more on fuel costs.
Introducing the ZIPPER, a walk-behind carpet cleaning wand that keeps the handle at waist level, allowing cleaning professionals to ergonomically clean by using all the body’s muscles evenly.
Master Rug Cleaner has released a new six-part DVD series, Unraveling the Riddle of Rug Identification, which features over five hours of instruction with Ellen Amirkhan and Aaron Groseclose.
Butler’s Maximum Traffic Lane Cleaner features a concentrated blend of selected surfactants, builders, softeners and solvents for improved soil removal and cleaning results.
Job scheduling just got a whole lot easier.
FLIR has released a new compact thermal imager – the FLIR ONE – which is designed to integrate and attach to the iPhone 5.
Jon-Don has released the R340, a compact, high-performance LGR dehumidifier that’s able to remove up to 145 pints per day at AHAM while drawing just 9.2 amps.
FastMoldRemoval.com is taking its MMR Mold Stain Remover international – specifically, north of the U.S. border and into Canada.