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History of Hagopian from Michigan History of leadership
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Our founder, Haroutun (Harry) Hagopian was born in 1895 in Bursa, Turkey during a very difficult period in history. The minority Armenian population in Turkey (at the time known as the Ottoman Empire) was pushing for equal rights and coming under...
12782008_964241866944598_692272983_n.jpg 12782567_964236373611814_191579345_n.jpg HM has gone with an electric alternative for use in the new Euro vans. It has it's own van powered generator (van needs to be running) a #4.8 blower, General Pump and two heat exchangers Not sure if this unit will be at Atlanta but they promise it will be at Nashville
I was at a customers home today to clean 3 chairs. She asked if I could take a look at the sofa cushions. When I asked what had happened she told me they were cleaned by another cleaner in town. Not once by she had him return 3 times to correct this problem. He must of soaked these. Wow amazing that we have these guys floating around out there. Well this particular cleaner went belly up...
Mikey was hired to clean a dirty floor. Mikey always does the best job possible so first he swept the floor with his Direct Mops Sales .Com dry mop. KqzbDvSe6MaY9I6iv5-qYTh5EgM-3jd2HTRaei-wF9C144CPuwruw3X4DXKo1TWf4x_yR4iu9VQMj2HxeUR=w560-h995-no.jpg Next Mikey filled a red bucket wiht Sapphire's Versa Clean Eco Friendly Powdered Tile and Grout...
For taking an idea and running with it! Today a lot of cleaners are working for worthwhile and deserving organizations and individuals , not for money or glory, but just for the sake of doing the right thing. The response has been fantastic - and this is only the first year! Let's all work towards making this an annual event and keep it growing! Thanks to everyone involved for making...
Rob at Stone Pro wants to put on a special class for us * retentive carpet cleaners. There will be a strong focus on down and dirty quick up sells such as
  • Stone counter top cleaning and sealing
  • Etch mark removal
  • Topical sealer removal
  • Shower stall caulking (possibly taught by your's truly)
  • Travertine and Limestone honing
  • Grout repair
  • Enhancing do's and dont's...
What are your experiences in cleaning SmartStrand carpets? Can you tell the difference between PET polyester and Triexta, PTT?
Stone Pro has dozens of classes and demonstrations scheduled all over the country in 2016. Flyers and banners will follow as certain events get closer. Here is a sneak preview of whats to come. February 15th - Anaheim, CA., February 17th - San Marcos, CA. and Glendale, AZ. February 17th Anaheim, CA. February 18th - San Diego, CA., February 25th - San Diego,...
X-Cide for Smoke CT is the best product you can buy to neutralize difficult Cannabis and Tobacco Odors. You will also find it excellent for cooking odors. Cannabis and Tobacco order complaints are increasing a at rapid rate!!! What a great opportunity! But... in testing all the products we could find...
* Justin Stockwell heads up.. I promoted your thread to an article as a teaser to promote our upcoming round table session at the Atlanta Experience on family ran cleaning companies. You and your dad, Martin Sutley and his son, Mark Saiger and his family along with my son and I, will be the featured guests in this discussion on handing down family ran cleaning companies to the next...
It official! The location and dates for the Hands-On Rug Cleaning for Your Market training events have been set. Doug Heiferman and Scott Warrington will be sharing their passion and knowledge about rug cleaning twice during 2016. June 7th – 9th in Seattle WA and October 5th – 7th in Salem NH. Students are invited to bring rugs to the class where they can clean the rugs...
Event will be September 29 to 30th, 2016 @ Detroit MI
I am so undecided on this. Since we mostly do residential work I am leaning toward the CRB's but that Zipper is an awesome tool, too, albeit we don't use it that much in residential.....yet. What's your favorite 2015 purchase?
MFN flier.png We're headed back to Nashville for 2016! July 21-23-2016 Class location for Thursday and Friday : 720 Fesslers Ln, Nashville, TN 37210 Saturday's Charity Cleaning Event to be held at:...
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So, it was suggested by Keith to do a February 22nd donate your services day. Good start. Usually, nobody is that busy and donating our time and expertise shouldn't be that much of an issue. Find a local charity or people that normally couldn't afford us, your church, a homeless shelter, a food bank....... you get my drift. It's a small thing to give back a bit to an industry that's been very...
Those who have spent a moment with The Rick knows he bleeds Carpet Cleaning. You can’t pay a guy enough to fake his t’ude. Let’s find out what makes him tick.. -Rick, aside from being a singer in a hard core punk band in the 80’s, what else did you do for kicks before getting sucked into our industry? I was a crew chief on F-16 fighters in the USAF. I worked as an A and P...
I took a drive up to Reno today to visit with the two only retailers in the area. Small shops with big hearts and interesting stories… Sierra Cleaning Systems/Interlink..
and Magic Wand Co..
The latest technology in DFE chemistry is incorporated in the new Odor Killing, TLC Pre Spray from Pro’s Choice.​
“HD Odor Kill” Plus is fast becoming a must have for cleaners who want high performance cleaning and effective odor elimination bundled into one...
did a heavy metal refinishing of floor, nothing touched the stain, left my favorite 40 clear down over night, didn't put a dent in it:(....Cameron...anyone with any suggestions...Client not to happy with the bright orange stain;)...