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Embracing a New Era of Carpet Cleanliness - Pandemic Carpet Cleaning Best Practices
Embracing a New Era of Carpet Cleanliness - Pandemic Carpet Cleaning Best Practices

As businesses reopen following the novel coronavirus pandemic, it is essential for building service contractors and facility managers to understand and embrace the new carpet cleaning best practices. 

Summer Break Carpet Maintenance Best Practices for Schools
Summer Break Carpet Maintenance Best Practices for Schools

Whether your school is planning to reopen in the fall or wait until 2021 to welcome students and staff back, it’s important to establish an easy-to-follow routine for summer carpet maintenance.

Top Questions to Ask When Buying A Carpet Cleaning System
Top Questions to Ask When Buying A Carpet Cleaning System

Understanding best carpet cleaning practices will help your educational facility choose a carpet cleaning system that is well-suited for the various buildings on campus, as well as the staff members who are tasked with cleaning.

Cleaning, Sanitizing and Disinfecting Carpet to Reduce the Spread of Infection
Cleaning, Sanitizing and Disinfecting Carpet to Reduce the Spread of Infection

Being mindful of the differences between cleaning, sanitizing and disinfecting carpet will help facility managers best protect occupants and visitors, as well as their carpet investment.

Healthy and Sustainable School Carpet
Healthy and Sustainable School Carpet

Whether it be a K-12 classroom or a college lecture hall, curating a safe and healthy school environment is a vital part of keeping student and staff immune systems and spirits high throughout the academic year. Sustainable school carpet care plays an important role in this mission.

Protect Your Investment: The Benefits of Proper Carpet Care
Protect Your Investment: The Benefits of Proper Carpet Care

With the proper carpet care procedures in place, universities and colleges can prolong carpet lifespan and prevent it from ending up in landfills prematurely. 

Body Fluid Stain Removal and Brush Disinfection
Body Fluid Stain Removal and Brush Disinfection

Because body fluid stain removal can spread germs, it’s important to take certain precautions when conducting carpet cleaning and managing the equipment used for these processes.

University of California Launches New Interim Carpet Maintenance Program
University of California Launches New Interim Carpet Maintenance Program

The University of California, Riverside (UCR) is one of 10 general campuses of the University of California system and sits on 1,900 acres in Riverside. With an average undergraduate enrollment of around 20,000, UCR’s foot traffic increases each year. To keep the carpet in its campus and housing buildings clean and stain-free, UCR’s team traditionally used carpet bonneting machines.

Four Reasons Why your Facility Needs Carpet
Four Reasons Why your Facility Needs Carpet

Choosing the right type of flooring for a commercial facility is a big decision that has a long-term impact on both building owners and occupants. When owners and facility managers understand installation and maintenance requirements, they can more easily calculate the lifecycle cost of flooring. Me...

Why We Use Whittaker: The Chippewa Valley Schools Carpet Story

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The summer months are a busy time for school districts, especially a large district like Chippewa Valley in Michigan. We talked to Larry Kleinhans, Supervisor of Custodial Services, to find out how Whittaker has impacted his operations since they began using it in 2014.

 

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