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    Soot clean up pricing help needed

    Hey everyone, So I have a job I need to submit an estimate for. This one won't be going through insurance. Fireplace with a leak somewhere in the liner or bricks currently being fixed. 4 areas/rooms affected with varying amounts of soot, in an extremely upscale home. I spent 8 years doing...
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    What do you invoices say?

    I use housecallpro for invoices/estimates but this question can be for anyone. I've wanted to upgrade my job descriptions for awhile and am curious what every puts in both fields, the 'service' section and 'description' section. For 'service', as an example "Tile and Grout Cleaning..." do you...
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    General Q's for portable users; foaming, wasted solution..

    Owner of a 500 PSI Ninja Classic and I have some general operating questions for those using the same machine or portable users in general. The first is how do you guys go about preventing foam in your waste tank? My current protocol is to pour just a bit of defoamer into the waste tank prior...
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    What is this? (picture) Plus a few other T&G cleaning q's

    Hey so I'm just getting into tile and grout cleaning and have using my parents house as practice. I took the IICRC class which was somewhat helpful along with having done a couple small jobs with varying results. I've now cleaned 3 different rooms/areas of my parents house. They've been there...
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    How to become a subcontractor for the majors

    Hey everyone, I'm working with an established cleaning company that's taking steps towards enter the restoration industry, a field I worked in for over 7 years. I know when starting out a lot of companies do subcontracting work for the larger franchises (servpro, servicemaster, etc.) and I...
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    Looking to upgrade our supplies & equipment, general list

    I do all the carpet cleaning but my residential cleaning service side for homes (maintenance, post construction and move in/out) and vacation rental turnover is exploding and I'm looking to upgrade beyond the usual pledges, windex, etc and curious what everyone uses.. GREEN options are a welcome...
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    Need help finding statistics about water/fire loss insurance claims

    Hey everyone, Putting together a marketing plan for a restoration company in my area and was wondering if there is any websites out there that gather statistics on claims information. I was able to find some info out regarding These were my main questions 1. Average % of jobs that come from...