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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...

Must-Have Accessories and Chemistry for Winter Carpet Care

If you have already prepared your facility’s carpets for winter, it’s time to get your Whittaker Smart Care® System ready. With our efficient, cost-effective cleaning solutions and durable brushes and spotting accessories, you and your staff will be ready to handle all the ravages of snow, rain, and...

Trade Show Recap: ISSA/INTERCLEAN & BSCAI 2016

At the end of October, Whittaker attended two commercial cleaning industry shows in Chicago, IL. ISSA/INTERCLEAN® North America took place October 26-28 and featured 740 exhibitors under the theme “unleashing the industry’s untamed potential.” The show drew more than 16,000 visitors from all over th...

Carpet Care Tips to Prepare for Winter

Between snow, salt, rain and mud, winter is the season when carpets take a beating. In order to preserve your carpets during the colder months, there are several steps you can take to prepare your facility and your carpet cleaning staff.

 

Place Interior & Exterior Mats at All Entryways

The first...

Features & Highlights of the New Whittaker Website

Welcome to the new Whittaker website! We have worked hard to bring you an updated, streamlined website to make it easier to view and order our products. In this blog post, we’ll cover some of the new features we are most excited about.

 

Enhanced Content on Product Pages

In addition to new photog...

Why We Use Whittaker: The AHI Facility Services Carpet Story

R.E. Whittaker Company takes great pride in giving service providers a smarter way to clean their client’s carpets. Today we sat down with Jacob Talley, Portfolio Manager at AHI Facility Services, to find out exactly how Whittaker Systems can help service providers care for carpets in a more efficie...

Top 3 Benefits of Encapsulation Cleaning

With a deeper clean than vacuuming alone and less disruption than hot water extraction, encapsulation carpet cleaning can be a valuable part of any carpet maintenance plan. If you or your clients are unsure about introducing encapsulation into your cleaning rotation, this blog post will explain exac...

Designing a Carpet Maintenance Program

A well-designed carpet maintenance program will protect a facility’s investment in the flooring, by both keeping the carpet appearance satisfactory and extending the life of the carpet. Whether you are a facility manager or a building service contractor, there are several important points to keep in...

Be Prepared for Spots and Stains

Carpets are a significant investment in facilities, and making them last as long as possible is best for a business’s budget. The Carpet and Rug Institute (CRI), Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC), and the International Sanitary Supply Association (ISSA) all agree...