CHICAGO, April 8, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Typically, homeowners and property managers delay carpet cleaning during the winter months because of adverse weather. But with warmer weather hopefully around the corner, carpet cleaning companies will be receiving lots of calls from people asking for this service.
However, before any carpet cleaning is performed, Doug Berjer, regional sales manager for CFR (continuous flow recycling) carpet extractors, suggests that homeowners and property managers use a bit of "due diligence" when selecting a professional carpet cleaning technician.
"There are many excellent [carpet cleaning] companies," says Berjer. "Selecting the right company not only helps keep your carpets looking like new, but extends their lifespan as well."
Berjer offers the following tips on selecting a professional carpet cleaner:
Referrals from a friend or associate are still one of the http://www.iicrc.org/carpet-cleaning-t-9.html best ways to find a professional carpet cleaning technician.
DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/jj2dkd/commercial_and)
has announced the addition of the "Commercial
and Residential Cleaning Services Market in the US 2014-2018"
report to their offering.
The Cleaning Services industry in the US is divided into two major
markets: Residential and Commercial. Residential cleaning services deal
with the cleaning of individual households. It involves services such Carpet cleaner as
maid services, carpet cleaning, and window cleaning. Vendors pertaining
to this market provide general and specialized services.
Commercial cleaning services include cleaning services on a bigger scale
in addition to the maintenance of commercial buildings and facilities
across a wide variety of industries. Vendors who provide commercial
cleaning services are usually contracted by businesses.
The analysts forecast the Commercial and Residential Cleaning Services
market in the US to grow at a CAGR of 4.46 percent over the period
The Commercial and Residential Cleaning Services market can be segmented
into four divisions: Janitorial Services, Carpet Cleaning Services,
Swimming Pool Cleaning Services, and Others.
The report, the Commercial and Residential Cleaning Services Market in
the US 2014-2018, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis
with inputs from industry experts.
Key Topics Covered:
01. Executive Summary
02. List of Abbreviations
03. Scope of the Report
04. Market Research Methodology
06. Market Landscape
07. Market Segmentation by Service
08. Market Segmentation by End-users
09. Buying Criteria
10. Market Growth Drivers
11. Drivers and their Impact
12. Market Challenges
13. Impact of Drivers and Challenges
14. Market http://www.iicrc.org/carpet-cleaning-t-9.html Trends
15. Trends and their Impact
16. Vendor Landscape
17. Key Vendor Analysis
18. Other Prominent Vendors
19. Other Reports in this Series
Anago Cleaning System
Clean Net USA
BONUS Building Care
Coverall North America
UGL Unicco Services
For more information visit http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/jj2dkd/commercial_and
Replacing or installing carpet can be a do-it-yourself project. It http://home.howstuffworks.com/home-improvement/household-hints-tips/cleaning-organizing/carpet-cleaning-tips.htm will save you the installation fee and every time you walk on it, you will feel accomplished at your project. In this Hub, we assume you will start with no carpet in place. If you are remodeling, you will have to remove the old padding and tacking strips as well.
Tools for this job should include:
Staples or upholstery nails
Knee kicker (you may want to rent one of these, see the video below)
Stair Tool (you may want to rent one of these)
Calculate the amount of carpet you will need. Measure across the tread to get the width, and add the height and be sure to add the length under the noser for the total. Add at least 3 inches per stair to account for the padding under the carpet.
Put the tack strip down at the stair crotch location. Then tighten the carpet, tucking it into the crotch with a knee kicker as shown in the video, stretching the carpet at the center of the tread and hooking it on the tack strip. Attach the carpet firmly to the strip by sliding the kicker back and forth to compress the pins Hardwood floor installation on the tack strip. Trim the excess carpet. Do the same on each side of the tread, and be sure that the carpet is smooth when you are finished with that tread. Sometimes stapling is done as well to ensure that the carpet is secure.
This first video gives an overview of the method of installing carpet using a traditional method called the cap and band installation. This is for a straight staircase, a spiral staircase is a different method.
NORTHLAKE, Ill.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Empire Today, a national leader in the installed home improvement and
home furnishings industry, announces today that it has expanded its
services in the state of Georgia and is now serving the Macon area.
Empire has been servicing the Atlanta area for the past nine years.
Empire services over 45 major metropolitan markets across the United
States and is a full-service provider of quality carpet, flooring and
window treatments for the residential and commercial business segments.
"We are very excited to expand our services into the Macon, Georgia
area," said Steve Silvers, chief executive officer for Empire Today.
"With our convenient http://www.coit.com/residential/carpet-cleaning shop-at-home service and next day installation, we
make it easy for customers to update their homes or businesses with our
carpet, flooring and window treatments."
Empire Today, commonly carpet steamer known as Empire Carpet, also offers free in-home
estimates or on-site consultations, name-brand Empire carpet, Empire
flooring and Empire window treatments from leading manufacturers, a Low
Price Guarantee and one year financing options with approved credit.
In 2011 and 2010, Empire Today was a finalist for the prestigious
national awards for Best Customer Service Organization and Best Overall
Company from the American Business Awards. As a Better Business Bureau