Carpet Cleaning

State-by-State Cleaning Industry Statistics: Average Invoice Growth Rate for 2017-2018

State-by-State Cleaning Industry Statistics: Average Invoice Growth Rate for 2017-2018 Here at ServiceMonster, we’re all about the numbers. We believe that knowing and truly understanding the numbers of your business will improve your day-to-day operations and, ultimately, help you grow. In 2018, our users processed over $500 million in invoices! However, we wanted to break down the numbers …

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ServiceMonster Tip: Door Hangers WORK!

Alright. We know you’ve heard it before, but door hangers do actually work. In a world of digital communication and social media marketing, sometimes taking a more “old school” approach can prove very effective. We’re not saying you should stop your digital marketing by any means. Keep that going strong! However, supplementing the digital with …

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Tips N Chat Throwback #13: Wearing a Black Hat Isn’t Fun

This week’s featured Tips N Chat Throwback post is an Ed Sez article all about Ed York’s position in the carpet cleaning industry. It was featured in the March/April 1980 issue of Tips N Chat, the “magazine published for the benefit and enjoyment of on-location cleaning technicians”. Remember to check back every Thursday for a new …

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Tips N Chat Throwback #12: “Recession Blues”

This week’s featured Tips N Chat Throwback post is a guest editorial written by Michael Thompson regarding economic issues and how carpet cleaners are affected. It was featured in the January/February 1983 issue of Tips N Chat, the “magazine published for the benefit and enjoyment of on-location carpet cleaners”. Remember to check back every Thursday for a …

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Tips N Chat Throwback #11: Sub-Contracting Among Competitors

This week’s featured Tips N Chat Throwback post addresses sub-contracting between competitors, written by Ed York as a Pied Piper column. It was featured in the March 1978 issue of Tips N Chat, the “magazine published for the benefit and enjoyment of on-location carpet cleaners”. Remember to check back every Thursday for a new throwback post! …

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Tips N Chat Throwback #10: Does It Pay to Advertise Your Business Image?

This week’s featured Tips N Chat Throwback post is an article written by Cathey Manning about the benefits of advertising your business image. It was featured in the January 1978 issue of Tips N Chat, the “magazine published for the benefit and enjoyment of on-location carpet cleaners”. Remember to check back every Thursday for a new …

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Tips N Chat Throwback #8: Advertising… Keep It Clean

This week’s featured Tips N Chat Throwback post is an open letter to all carpet cleaners regarding advertising practices. This ran in the First Quarter 1977 issue of Tips N Chat, the “magazine published for the benefit and enjoyment of on-location carpet cleaners”. Remember to check back every Thursday for a new throwback post! OPEN LETTER …

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