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Hidden Costs to Consider in Commercial Carpet Cleaning

Facility managers have many choices to make when it comes to carpet maintenance, including the systems and types of products used, frequency, and time of day. To get a complete picture of expenditures and effectively stay within budget, it is important to consider the hidden costs of carpet cleaning...

Preserve Your Facility’s Assets with Common Sense Carpet Care℠

Carpet is an important part of any facility’s interior design, affecting the look and feel of the space as well as occupant wellness and comfort. It can be a challenge for both facility managers and building service contractors to develop safe, sustainable carpet cleaning programs at a profit. This ...

Infographic: Benefits of Interim Maintenance

Interim maintenance is a valuable addition to commercial carpet cleaning programs. See all of the benefits of low moisture encapsulation cleaning with the Whittaker Smart Care® System in the infographic below.

 

interim maintenance carpet cleaning infographic

 

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Creating a Hospitality Carpet Cleaning Bid

Whether you’re a new building service contractor working on your first hospitality carpet cleaning bid or a seasoned company who has worked in other types of buildings, creating a proposal for hotels and other hospitality properties can seem overwhelming. Large properties, multiple rooms, furniture ...

Pay Attention to the pH: Prevent Carpet Color Loss with the Right Cleaners

When cleaning carpets, it is important to know the type of carpet fiber and the type of soils present to choose the right chemistry for the job. One of the factors that affects carpets over time is the pH of your carpet cleaning chemicals. This determines how effectively the chemical can remove the ...

Introduction to Using Your Whittaker Smart Care® System

Standard Operating Procedure for the Smart Care® TRIO

Congratulations on your new Whittaker Smart Care® System! With every square foot you clean, you will be extending the life of your carpets and improving their appearance.

To get started with your new machine, or to learn more about how Smart Ca...

Why Our Carpet Cleaning Chemistry is Fragrance-Free

When you use Whittaker’s CRYSTAL® Chemistry, you can be sure that you have chosen carpet cleaning products that are good for the carpet and beneficial to your building’s occupants. We have worked hard to design our CRYSTAL® Chemistry line to be gentle on cleaning staff and those who pass over the ca...

Whittaker CRYSTAL® Chemistry Receives CleanSeal® Certification

Whittaker is proud to announce that nine CRYSTAL® Chemistry carpet cleaning formulas are now CleanSeal® certified. CleanSeal® is an accreditation program operated by The WoolSafe® Organization that examines maintenance products designed for carpets, rugs, and interior textiles that are made of synth...

Tips for Starting A Carpet Cleaning Business

Making the decision to start and run your own carpet cleaning business is an exciting, but sometimes overwhelming process. Once you’ve decided that launching your very own carpet cleaning business is the right fit for you, it’s time to take the necessary steps to get your business up and running. Th...

The Top Issues Facing Business Service Contractors: How Whittaker Can Help

The ISSA/BSCAI Building Service Contractor Benchmarking Study was just released, and it identified trends and challenges facing commercial BSCs (Building Service Contractors) in 2017. As a BSC, you must constantly work to maintain profit margins, gain new customers through marketing and referrals, a...