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Carpet Scrubbers 101

Carpet Scrubbers 101

  How To Choose The Right Scrubber For Carpet Care, And How To Make It Work For You Which scrubber will be best in a particular application? Sometimes there can be a bit of head scratching. There are a few styes of low moisture scrubbers. In the next few paragraphs I will briefly review 4 of the primary low moisture scrubbing machine ... Read More »

The Experience/Mikey’s Fest Pet Rescue Raffle prize list


The Experience/Mikey’s Fest “Adopt A Pet Resuce” Raffle prize List All ticket sales will go 100% to a local Pet Rescue society. Ticket prices 1 for $5.00 5 for $20 30 for $100 70 for $200 120 for $300 160 for $400 220 for $500 HOSS700 Rotary Extractor $3000 RX20 Rotary Extractor $3350 Rotovac 360XL Rotary Extractor $2500 20″ Brush Pro Counter Rotating Brush ... Read More »

Tom Kin @ Sani-Bright Interview- Grow your biz QUICK!

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We’ll get up close in personal with the King off growth will be sharing his secret methods of how he went from a shop vac in the back of his Dodge Omni hatch back to 4 trucks, a rug plant, a restoration division, a carpet retail shop and bringing in millions after just 5 short years.   This fantastic session ... Read More »

The Robert Falzone/ Interlink Supply Interview


Mike Pailliotet and Robert Falzone discuss life as a over the top customer service rep. Robert is known industry wide for his generosity with his time and knowledge as well has his desire to help his clients succeed. He is no stranger to pulling all nighters helping his clients restore Vegas casino carpet and stone floors. We discuss Robert’s choices in ... Read More »

The Real World’s Most Bad Ass Truckmount Set Up


It’s finally done. Been running this unit for 2 weeks and have 70 hours on it. Runs strong and smooth as can be. For many years I’ve been wanting to build my own rig. About 6 years ago I was talking with Olsen about taking my butler apart and reinstalling it on a box truck. Thank goodness he talked me ... Read More »

Don’t take it for granite… What are some processes that a carpet cleaner can use on granite to safely make money with as little drama as possible?

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This blog is especially written for a cleaner who occasionally does stone. I’m talking about someone with a truckmount or a portable, someone who has a 3 room special for carpet cleaning, someone who up-sells upholstery and tile when they can get it. Maybe there are some carpet cleaners out there who may occasionally polish marble or travertine with a 5x powder or a Spinergy diamond ... Read More »

Reno Nevada’s Finest Carpet Cleaning Suppliers


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.. Read More »

Don’t take it for granite…make money cleaning and sealing stone!

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I lurk on the cleaning boards at lot. I just watch and listen trying to determine trends etc. One area I find interesting is that many carpet cleaners seem ignore stone. Sure, there are some cleaners out there that specialize in stone and won’t even touch carpet, but from many of the posts that I see and read, I have yet to see ... Read More »

Rick Aranda Hot Seat


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 ... Read More »

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