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What it Means to Be IICRC Certified

What it Means to Be IICRC Certified

When you look to hire a company, one of the things that stand out is the number of certifications held. But what exactly does it mean when a company holds certification and what measures do they have to take to become certified?  For this blog, we are going to explore the IICRC and their very prestigious certification. What is the IICRC? The Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC) is an independent, certification body that holds the inspection, cleaning and restoration industry to high standards and ethics and advances communication and technical proficiency. The IICRC will also ensure that when a consumer hires a certified company or technician, they have hired experts providing reasonable assurance that work will be completed within the industry standard of care. As a non-profit organization, they aim to protect customers from any fraudulent practices in the cleaning industry. Core values Who we are at

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What is the Hot Water Extraction Cleaning Process?

What is the Hot Water Extraction Cleaning Process?

Looking to have your carpets cleaned by a company that will get rid of your carpet stains and odors? Then you need a professional that uses the hot water extraction cleaning process. Not sure what that is? It wouldn’t be a surprise if you had never heard of hot water extraction before when it comes to carpet cleaning. Over the years, the term “steam cleaning” has been coined and is widely used when referring to hot water extraction. Regardless of what you call it, it is the best carpet cleaning method on the market and is required by many carpet manufacturers, such as Lexmark, to uphold the warranty. Most warranties will request that the carpet is cleaned every 18 months after installation. Pre-treating for hot water extraction Once your carpet is assessed, your technician will mix the appropriate amount of eco-friendly pre-spray and apply it. A high pressured, water application

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