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Daily Carpet Maintenance: How to Remove Carpet Stains and Spots
Daily Carpet Maintenance: How to Remove Carpet Stains and Spots

When it comes to carpet, there’s nothing worse than a customer, guest or occupant walking through your building and seeing floors covered in unsightly stains. If you operate a retail store, customers may be less likely to spend time and money at your business. For long-term care facilities, carpet s...

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

Why Our Carpet Cleaning Chemistry is Fragrance-Free
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...

Beat Winter Carpet Damage with CRYSTAL® Salt Remover

As Fall fades into Winter in most parts of the country, the housekeepers’ focus shifts from cleaning up tracked-in dirt to cleaning up tracked-in snow. Winter weather is particularly challenging because winter-weather hazards can result in costly slip-and-fall accidents. It’s possible to keep your e...

Restorative Cleaning for Damaged Carpet

Your facility’s carpet sends a message about your business. Heavily soiled and damaged carpet is unsightly, and can result in a lack of respect and trust from clients, customers, and employees alike. Addressing damaged carpet should be a priority for any business, both to maintain your business’s im...

Cleaning Practices to Care for Wool Carpeting

While synthetic fibers make up the vast majority of the carpet market today, there is still certainly a niche for natural fibers. Among those natural fiber carpets, wool is by far the most common. Wool is resilient and durable, and with proper care can last decades.

 

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Color Theory in Commercial Interiors: Protect Your Design

When customers or clients walk into your facility, the colors they see immediately affect their first impression of your company and how they feel about you. Spatially, colors can help to guide people through space. Patterned carpets with runners or rugs over tile can show people where they are expe...

Our CRYSTAL® Odor & Protein was awarded the CRI Seal of Approval!

We're extremely excited to announce that our CRYSTAL® Odor & Protein has just been awarded the Carpet & Rug Institute’s Seal of Approval for Pet Stain and Odor Cleaning Chemicals!

To be awarded the Seal of Approval, it had to meet standards for stain and odor removal efficacy, resoiling, pH, and co...

New Year, New Equipment: 5 Reasons to Upgrade with Smart Care®

The new year has arrived, and Whittaker wants to help you make 2017 the best year yet for your business. Whether you are a Building Service Contractor, Facility or Maintenance Manager, Custodial Supervisor, or a franchise owner, now is a good time to reevaluate your carpet cleaning performance and i...