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IICRC Publishes Revised Carpet Cleaning Standard
LAS VEGAS -- The IICRC has published a newly revised ANSI-approved carpet cleaning standard, ANSI/IICRC S100 Standard, which describes the procedures, methods and systems to be followed when performing professional commercial and residential textile floor covering (carpet and rugs) maintenance and cleaning. Read More...

Cintas Helps Navigate Stricter OSHA Standards for FR and Electrical PPE
CINCINNATI -- Safety requirements are getting stricter due to updates to the Electric Power Generation, Transmission, and Distribution (1910.269) and Electrical Protective Equipment (1926 subpart V) standards from OSHA. Read More...

Alarming Study Sees Inconsistent Smoke Detector Testing
CINCINNATI -- According to a recent Harris Poll, 90 percent of U.S. adults do not test their smoke alarms monthly, as recommended by the NFPA. Additionally, only 26 percent conduct annual testing. Read More...

Ten Cleaning-Based Franchises Make Global Top 100 Franchises List
ATLANTA, GA -- Cleaning franchises made a healthy showing among the annual ranking of 100 Top Global Franchises by Franchise Direct. Accounting for 10 percent of the top 100 franchises, cleaning franchises are the second-largest industry represented on the list. Read More...

ThyssenKrupp Elevator Factory LEED Gold Certified
MIDDLETON, TN -- ThyssenKrupp Elevator is celebrating its LEED for Existing Building: Operations and Maintenance Gold Certification by the U.S. Green Building Council at its 50-year-old Tennessee factory. Read More...

Mission Ready, PPE Decontamination Services Expanded for Marine Corps
VANCOUVER, BC -- Mission Ready Services Inc. has announced the expansion of its wholly-owned subsidiary, 10-20 Services Inc., with the launch of a new large-scale clothing and equipment cleaning, decontamination and repair facility in Barstow, Calif. home of Marine Corps Logistics Base Barstow. Read More...

Firestone Building Products Facility Celebrates Safety Milestone
INDIANAPOLIS, IN -- The Firestone Building Products Company’s Salt Lake City manufacturing facility announced that its has reached the milestone of working one million man-hours without a lost-time accident. Read More...



OpenWorks Offers Free Consults During National Cleaning Week
PHOENIX, AZ -- Just in time for National Cleaning Week, OpenWorks, an integrated facility services franchises, has announced plans to offer complimentary consultations to any business looking to create a cleaner work environment. Read More...

Maintenance Connection Posts Double-Digit Growth in 2014
DAVIS, CA -- Newly released, year-end results show that 2014 was a year of double-digit growth for Maintenance Connection, the maintenance management software provider. Read More...

BSCAI Announces 2015 Premier and Corporate Partners
CHICAGO -- Building Service Contractors Association International (BSCAI) announces their 2015 Premier and Corporate Partners, a group of world-class organizations who are leaders within their industry segments. Read More...

Industry News
Keep Floors Looking New
Surface Protection Reduces Floor Care Costs
BY BRET BUSHEY

Floor care is often one of the most difficult and expensive aspects of facility maintenance. Constant upkeep is needed to ensure the setting remains attractive, and the cost of cleaning materials, labor, and new floors can quickly add up. The best method of reducing maintenance costs is to use floor protectors wherever furniture comes in contact with floors.

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