carpet cleaning

  1. C

    Googles's new algorithm; is it affecting your traffic?

    So, Google rolled out a new algorithm. I was capitalizing on the traffic from Google Business Places, but it seems like there has been a drop. I use only white hat tactics so my traffic should not be affected. Is anyone else experiencing a drop or a sudden uptick in their traffic? Here is the...
  2. D

    CARPET CLEANING VAN | TRUCKMOUNT | ALL TOOLS LISTED FULLY STOLEN MY LIFE SAVINGS | HOW I FEED MY FAMILY !! Gofundme page in description link....thanks

    https://www.gofundme.com/carpet-cleaning-van-truckmount-stolen-yesterday&rcid=r01-155212069337-61e7daf03d634d94&pc=ot_co_campmgmt_m They have STOLEN HOW I PUT FOOD ON THE TABLE AND PAY MY RENT AND EVERYTHING!!! Please HELP CATCH THEM!!!!! License plate # 35352V1 Vin # 1GC6625V171160211...
  3. D

    STOLEN TRUCKMOUNT + VAN ALL MY LIFE IN THIS VAN....PLEASE HELP ME FIND IT!!!

    They have STOLEN HOW I PUT FOOD ON THE TABLE AND PAY MY RENT AND EVERYTHING!!! Please HELP CATCH THEM!!!!! License plate # 35352V1 Vin # 1GC6625V171160211 Attached is proof of this is not male belief!! 2007 GMC CHEVY cargo van 2500 Express model with mint great condition TruckMount PROCHEM...
  4. J

    2015 Chevrolet Express 2500 Extended van + Truck Mount + Accessories $29,999

    2015 Chevrolet Express 2500 Extended van, 63k miles only, excellent condition, clean title Chemtex Panther 30 Truck Mount, barely used Truck mount cleaning accessories/tools $29,999 only Contact: 832-881-zero-three-one-two justinobilo@yahoo.com
  5. J

    Discount Sale: Van, Chemtex Truck Mount Machine, Accessories

    2015 Chevrolet Express 2500 Extended van, 63k miles only, excellent condition, clean title Chemtex Panther 30 Truck Mount, barely used Truck mount cleaning accessories/tools $29,999 only Contact: 832-881-zero-three-one-two justinobilo@yahoo.com
  6. N

    Need advice on cleaning hotel carpets using Encap

    So I am about to land a job cleaning the carpets of a 14 floor hotel. I will be cleaning the hallways, rooms and 3 ballrooms on a quarterly basis. All I have is a 1200 psi portable (which does not have a fresh water tank it has to be hooked up to a water source), a 175 machine, bonnet pro...
  7. C

    Can I use Mytee Escape with vac booster in Calgary, Canada were it goes to -30 with wind chill.

    Hi, I have Cleanco Quad 56. With 7700 hrs on it. I am thinking to go with Mytee Escape, North Star steam pressure washer. And Air Hog on winters to pump out water in customer flush/ loo. So that pump out don't freeze on me. I will be running on 12000 volts Champion Generator. Just the Vaccum...
  8. johng747

    FOR SALE: 2011 Prochem Truckmount - ONE OWNER - Orlando

    Start or Expand your own Carpet Cleaning Business with a Professional Prochem Legend GT Truck Mount Unit INCLUDES 300 ft of both solution and vacuum hose Hose Reels Unit has just over 2,000 hours and was operated by ONE owner. The truck mount received regular maintenance including oil...
  9. johng747

    FOR SALE: 2011 Prochem Legend GT in Orlando

    Start or Expand Your Own Carpet Cleaning Business With A Professional Prochem Legend GT Truck Mount Unit Includes 300 ft of both solution and vacuum hose Reels Included Unit has just over 2,000 hours ONE owner. The truck mount received regular maintenance including oil changes SERIOUS...
  10. aknight

    2007 Carpet Cleaning Van, HydraMaster Titan 575 Truckmount, Equipment and Supplies READY FOR BUSINESS!

    Sale includes 2007 Ford Econoline E150 Series Van, Truck mounted HydraMaster Titan 575, fresh water tank, dump tank, water softener, solution hoses, vacuum hoses, carpet wand, swivel stair wand, upholstery and tile cleaning tools, air movers and the best carpet cleaning products and solutions...
  11. Pro Duct Solutions

    Anyone familiar with Cleanmore?

    Hi guys, I have a Cleanmore carpet cleaning truck and i cant seem to find any information on the company... Does anymore know them? Also would like to point out that its a amazing truck!
  12. A

    Newbie Looking For Help

    I've just begun researching, and am wanting to start up a new carpet cleaning business in Orange County, CA. I have 20 years of business experience, none of which are in a service related industry. I am researching online, have spoken to Jon Don about equipment, and looking to take the IICRC...
  13. Stain Ninjas

    Introduction from Stain Ninjas

    Hey there, we are a carpet and upholstery cleaning company operating in Wimbledon, UK. We've been in the business from 5 years and have many returning customers. Our team is very well-trained and equipped with the best machinery in the field to ensure our clients with outstanding results every...
  14. N

    Looking to buy Used van w/butler system

    So we have just started a new company and are looking to buy a used van with the butler system installed already. Does anyone know what sites or anyone who is selling? We are located in Virginia. Have found some online but haven't received any responses. I would greatly appreciate the help. Thanks!
  15. Derek Wright

    Best Website Practices for Professional Carpet Cleaners

    Looking for the best website practices? Please see the document attached. #4 may surprise you. Or click here to view our blog with the full content.
  16. J

    1.5 vac hose

    hey guys. So I've always used the full 2 Inch vacuum hose all the way to my wand. We recently purchased a van that only has the capacity to hold shortly under 200 feet of hose. I'm he kind of guy that like be prepared, and I don't want to be caught without enough hose at a job. I was...
  17. shooky

    ideas on penetrating new markets

    I'm at a financial and demand level of adding a second van but need to create more business to support the investment. I am, however, tarnished with the experience of when I started out as it has taken me 3.5 years to get to this point. I've tried all methods (newsletters, fliers, door to door...
  18. J

    Putting "Needle valve" on end of solution hose

    So I recently bought a new upholstery tool that has a "needle valve" or a knob that allows you to fine tune your cleaning pressure. I was thinking about putting one at the end of my solution hose. That way when I'm cleaning carpet, I can set my pressure on my truck mount as high as I'm going...
  19. Soho Rug Cleaning

    Difference between commercial and residential carpet cleaning services?

    Discussion about "difference between commercial and residential carpet cleaning services". Find out the main difference in commercial as well as residential carpet cleaning.
  20. RRRyan

    Encap Experiment(pics): Newbie w/ 175

    (Warning: cheap newbie doing an experiment. Helpful criticism welcomed. I want to Encap Carpet clean the carpet in my room. Carpet condition: some black stains, dirty, not super soiled. Here's my tools 1. 175 Clarke American Sander 16 (rented $25) 2. Scrub brush "20 3. Bonnet w/ green...
  21. shane deubell

    Looking To Target Property Managers This Spring?

    This is a great blog on using a soft selling approach to connect with property management companies. This is a quick blog on selling carpet cleaning to property management companies and commercial property managers. Now the term property manager can change depending on what services you...
  22. Justin Arnot

    Effective ways to cleaning customers

    What should be the effective ways to get positive review from customers on cleaning services ?
  23. RRRyan

    Review My Small Business Plan

    I've been reading TMF for the past week obsessively. I never knew I'd really get into Carpet Cleaning. I have a few family houses lined up to clean and I'm starting on a small budget. So I have 3 jobs lined up. review my plan... I have a truck $0 Built a small website & verified Google...
  24. Steve621

    First run with EDDM 1k Homes

    I'm starting my first "TEST" run with EDDM 1k Homes. Im running it in upper middle class areas. What can i expect? I would like to hear from people who have done this type of campaign before. post cards are 9 x 13 (Go big or go home right)