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  1. carpetcleaningdublin

    Carpet Cleaning Powders Or Liquid Shampoos?

    Hi I love my carpet cleaning powder. Easy to use, highly concentrated, PH 12, deodorised, easy to store, etc. For me is a the best product ever. But i had a chat with few other carpet cleaning contractors that were 100% against powders. They were complaining about fittings getting blocked...
  2. carpetcleaningdublin

    Do People Review Businesses?

    Hi I am keeping an eye on my competition. They have over 400 google reviews received in 2 years. I am doing few hundreds jobs per year, very little complains, and in 12 years i have received 5 reviews. How do you get 400 reviews? 90% of my customers don`t even have a google account to review...
  3. carpetcleaningdublin

    Scotchgard - It is worth it?

    Hi Guys We do a lot of carpet cleaning, commercial & domestic. Up to now, we were not quoting for protectors because some bad experience we had few years back (the carpet has reacted and it turned up all pink). But more and more of my customers are looking for protectors. I just want to ask...
  4. carpetcleaningdublin

    Do leaflets still work?

    Hi Guys I was thinking to do a bit of extra advertising before Christmas. I am ok online but i want to attract the older market as well, people that don`t use the internet that much. I was thinking to do a campaign with 15k leaflets to cover my area. My wife is totally against it because most...
  5. carpetcleaningdublin

    Carpet Cleaning or Sofa Cleaning

    I dont know about America, but in Ireland people only go for specific websites. If you have house painting company you wont make a lot of money. But if you have an exterior house painting company, you will be busy. People love to see that x company only does one thing. Do you think is a good...
  6. carpetcleaningdublin

    Dry V Extraction Carpet Cleaning

    Hi Guys Most of the american franchises are selling "dry carpet cleaning franchises" in Europe. But from what i read online, including this forum, most people seem to be using extraction carpet cleaning systems. So what system is more popular in America? Most Europeans seem to think that all...
  7. sofacleaningdublin

    Organic Carpet & Sofa Cleaning Products?

    Hi O own a medium size carpet cleaning & sofa cleaning company. We try to use only eco shampoos but we find it pretty hard to achieve good results. Up to now we have used Ecotex & Prochem Natural Shampoo but it is pretty useless on dirty fibres or carpets. I have notice that there are few...
  8. J

    TMT 1500 Trailer and Equipment for Sale $20k

    I own a 3 year old single axle Trailer with a Rage 1500 psi motor that I purchased new from TMT in October of 2016. I used it for about 1 year before my business transitioned into Hardwood Floors so I no longer need this equipment. The trailer comes with everything you need to start your own...
  9. G

    Roots 45U-RAI Blower

    It is in great shape. barely used. was installed in a truckmount that I built. Well Maintained pic for reference only $1900.00 OBO
  10. G

    vacuum Hose for sale

    vacuum Hose for sale 2"x50' 60.00 ea., 1-1/2"x50' 40.00 ea
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
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    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...
  14. 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
  15. 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
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    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...
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. 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...
  20. 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...
  21. 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!
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    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...
  23. 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...
  24. 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!
  25. 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.