Bring on the heat!

Discussion in 'Rugs and Textiles' started by T Monahan, May 18, 2017.

  1. T Monahan
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    This is what we have done at Area Rug Cleaning Company: An Installation of a Cambridge System. This model was a collaborative effort between Centrum Force and engineers at Cambridge.



    This is what we have sustained today with calibrating the system:

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    Heck of a facility

    Will your rug production sustain the operating costs?
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    Time will tell. My cleaning company has been a cottage business in my back yard for years out of a 1800 square foot building for years. It would be hard to sell the business if it remains located down my driveway in the back of my home.

    Now that it is located in a brick and mortar building on a busy street and accessible to major highways and communities, it makes more sense.

    The facility has multiple usage.

    For one thing: It is a showroom for Centrum Force that is only 10 minutes from Detroit Metropolitan Airport and near the major North, South, East and West interstate highway systems. This is conducive for visitors to come in for an inspection and use the equipment. (Better than a trade show or just watching videos)

    Additionally, we will host some education of sorts. For example, Randy and Val Hyde will be coming in behalf of ARCS and teaching an introduction to Rug Repair.

    We expect to see the likes of Aaron Groseclose, Ruth Travis, Jim Bardwell, Doug Heiferman and others.

    Lots of free education too! Who knows, maybe even a Mikey'sFest destination tour location. We have a classroom and plenty of parking.
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    Anything is better than a video
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    Or 'bull-jiving' from out of the country.
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    Did you leave room for a classroom set up?
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    Absolutely!
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    Can't wait to come up and see it sometime! Your build has given me a lot of ideas for mine (although I am on a much tighter budget and no doubt mine will take a lot more time)
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