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ICS Cleaning Specialist is dedicated to providing cleaning and restoration/remediation professionals with the most current and relevant information available to the industry. We make it our business to disseminate the technical knowhow and marketing knowledge in a variety of disciplines, the information you need to succeed, to the companies that need it the most. Our website, social media network (Clean Restore Connect) and monthly e-newsletter put us in reach with the click of a mouse.

ICS Cleaning Specialist Magazine ceased publication with the April 2015 issue.

The Latest Issue

April 2015

Volume
54
Issue
3
File Size/Type
29.37 MB (PDF)
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May 29th, 2015
Description
In This Issue: The ICS Roundtable: Green Cleaning Also: Take 2: Blind, Air Duct Cleaning as Add-Ons Back to Basics: Injection Sprayers Building a Faithful Client Base Through Newsletters

Recent Issues

March 2015

Volume
54
Issue
2
File Size/Type
21.91 MB (PDF)
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May 29th, 2015
Description
In This Issue: How to Gear Up for the Spring Cleaning Season Also: Inside Green Chemistry: Levels of Toxicity ICS Roundtable: From the Executives Terrazzo Floors 101: What You Need to Know

January / February 2015

Volume
54
Issue
1
File Size/Type
31.58 MB (PDF)
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May 28th, 2015
Description
Survive or Thrive in Winter? Also: Commercial Cleaning and the Flu What's New with Rugs 4 Things to Know Before Getting Into Contents Cleaning

November / December 2014

Volume
53
Issue
9
File Size/Type
27.65 MB (PDF)
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December 9th, 2014
Description
Get (and Keep) More Customers by Understanding the 6 Reasons People Clean Also: How to Get Better Meter Readings ICS Roundtable: The Future of Truckmount Development The ICS 2014Directory and Buying Guide

October 2014

Volume
53
Issue
8
File Size/Type
14.36 MB (PDF)
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November 21st, 2014
Description
A Step-by-Step Overview on Upholstery Cleaning ALSO ... The Deodorizing Principles in Restoration Is Facebook Advertising Still Relevant? The Rotary Extractor - Is it for You?

September 2014

Volume
53
Issue
7
File Size/Type
24.15 MB (PDF)
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November 21st, 2014
Description
Business Might: Leveraging Fortune 500 Technologies in Your Cleaning Company ALSO ... Moisture Detection and Moisture Mapping New Markets for Disinfectant Services Neighborhood Marketing with Doorknob Hangers

Older Issues

August 2014

Volume
53
Issue
6
File Size/Type
27.22 MB (PDF)
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November 21st, 2014
Description
What Makes for Good Training? ALSO ... Combating Carpet Mold The 3 Most Profitable Marketing Choices for Cleaners Traffic Lane Cleaning Tips and Tricks

June/July 2014

Volume
53
Issue
5
File Size/Type
30.40 MB (PDF)
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July 25th, 2014
Description
If it's on the Floor, Can You Service it? ALSO: A Look at Add-Ons Worth Adding Google Wars! Why is Google De-Ranking Cleaning Websites? Silk Rugs: What Can a Cleaner Do?

May 2014

Volume
53
Issue
4
File Size/Type
21.44 MB (PDF)
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May 24th, 2014
Description
Rayon: A Rug Specialist's Challenge ALSO: Stain Removal: Simplified, Not Mystified Should a Carpet Cleaner Advertise on Craigslist? What's the Best Vacuum Cleaner?

April 2014

Volume
53
Issue
3
File Size/Type
28.81 MB (PDF)
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May 2nd, 2014
Description
The "Greening" of Carpet Cleaning ALSO The Pursuit and Perception of "Going Green" When is Clean Truly "Green?" How to Market a "Green" Cleaning Business

March, 2014

Volume
53
Issue
2
File Size/Type
36.31 MB (PDF)
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May 2nd, 2014
Description
KNOWLEDGE IS POWER: Hard Floor Maintenance Career Development ALSO: Prepping the Job (And Your Client) The Key to a Reliable Cleaning Business Creative Drying Techniques for Problematic Areas

January/February 2014

Volume
53
Issue
1
File Size/Type
27.90 MB (PDF)
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March 10th, 2014
Description
Truckmounts or Portables: That is the Question Also: Pumps 101: An A-to-Z Guide on the Heart of the Truckmount The 2014 Truckmount Equipment & Accessories Guide How to Market the Benefits of Your Cleaning System

November 2013

Volume
52
Issue
7
File Size/Type
28.68 MB (PDF)
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December 2nd, 2013
Description
Innovation and Advances in Cleaning and Restoration Also ... Moisture Meters: Continuing to Change for the Better The ICS 2013 Directory and Buying Guide Technology in Cleaning and Restoration

August 2013

Volume
52
Issue
6
File Size/Type
26.33 MB (PDF)
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August 20th, 2013
Description
The Industry Innovators: A Look at How Some of Today’s Top Equipment Came to be Are You in the Know? Examining Industry Training Programs Women in Cleaning and Restoration 5 Marketing Strategies You Should be Doing (But Probably Aren’t)

June 2013

Volume
52
Issue
5
File Size/Type
23.95 MB (PDF)
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August 20th, 2013
Description
What’s Your Add-On? The ICS Diversification Issue How to Market Additional Services Truckmounts: The Key Cog to Many Add-On Services Five Things to Know about Air Duct Cleaning

April 2013

Volume
52
Issue
4
File Size/Type
18.28 MB (PDF)
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August 20th, 2013
Description
Low-Moisture Carpet Cleaning: Where Does the Dirt Go? Carpet Cleaning vs. Carpet Restoration Phenomenal Leadership Systems: Your Vision An Introduction to Rug Conservation, Restoration and Repair

March 2013

Volume
52
Issue
3
File Size/Type
17.25 MB (PDF)
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August 20th, 2013
Description
Starting a Rug Washing Center? Here’s What You Need to Know Using E-mail Marketing to Convert Prospects and Keep Clients Carpet Fiber Identification: What’s What? Cleaning, Preserving and Protecting Hardwood Floors

February 2013

Volume
52
Issue
2
File Size/Type
13.03 MB (PDF)
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August 20th, 2013
Description
Gadgets Over The Ages The History of Carpet Cleaning Chemistry Advertising Tips to Bust Out of the Winter Lull The ICS 50th Anniversary Issue: Reflections and Memories

January 2013

Volume
52
Issue
1
File Size/Type
32.82 MB (PDF)
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August 20th, 2013
Description
The 2013 ICS Truckmount Equipment and Accessories Guide Non-Invasive Moisture Meters: Fast, Efficient and Hassle-Free A Solvent Situation: Gum Gone Bad A Look at the Latest Tools for Wall and Cavity Drying