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Meet the Manager: Debra Howell of JLL

By | June 15, 2016

Facility Manager Debra Howell

At DPM Care, we are honored to work closely with incredible facility managers and property managers across the Southeast. And we know you have a tough job. Every company has unique needs. And it’s your job to make sure your facility meets the demands of your team – which is […]

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Top 3 Commercial Carpet Cleaning Mistakes

By | June 07, 2016

Office conference room with carpet flooring

Carpeting—we walk all over it. Both literally and figuratively. The commercial carpeting in facilities gets pummeled on a daily basis by boots, heels and wheels. It sees more action and impact than probably any other aspect of a building. And yet, carpet cleaning and preventative maintenance efforts typically fall short. In […]

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Choosing the Right Carpet for Your Office Building

By | May 26, 2016

Close up of office carpet

As a facility manager you make a lot of decisions. But perhaps none are more important than the carpet you choose for your building. Think about it: Your floor gets used every day. People see it every day; people walk on it every day. In that sense, both the form […]

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Comparing the Top Commercial Carpet Cleaning Methods

By | May 10, 2016

Commercial Carpet Cleaners Side by Side

Are you looking into cleaning the carpets in your building or facility? You may have found there are several different options available—from dry carpet cleaning to steam carpet cleaning to the Bonnet method. If your research has left you scratching your head and wondering what the best commercial carpet cleaning […]

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Meet the Facility Manager: Walter Overton, Nissan Stadium

By | May 03, 2016

Walter Overton - Facility Manager

At DPM Care, we are honored to work closely with incredible facility managers and property managers across the Southeast. And we know you have a tough job. Every company has unique needs. And it’s your job to make sure your facility meets the demands of your team – which is […]

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How to Keep the Carpet Clean in a Pet-Friendly Office

By | April 27, 2016

Cleaning carpets when you have dogs at the office like this one.

  More companies are allowing employees to bring their pets to work. This is a rising trend we’ve been seeing in the offices we clean—and you may be seeing it in your offices too. According to this CNBC report, 8% of U.S. workplaces now have a “bring your pet to […]

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How Carpet Maintenance Can Save You Money

By | April 19, 2016

How Carpet Maintenance Can Save You Money

When most of us hear the word “maintenance” we immediately think of the word “money”. Maintenance often means more money out the door. But that’s not always the case – especially with carpet maintenance. In fact, smart and strategic maintenance can actually save you money. By investing a little in […]

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Meet the Facility Manager: Keith Hargis, Caterpillar Financial Services Corporation

By | March 29, 2016

Meet the Facility Manager at Caterpillar Financial Services

  At DPM Care, we are honored to work closely with incredible facility managers and property managers across the Southeast. And we know you have a tough job. Every company has unique needs. And it’s your job to make sure your facility meets the demands of your team – which […]

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Why You Need a Carpet Maintenance Program in Addition to Janitorial Services

By | March 01, 2016

Why You Need a Carpet Maintenance Program in Addition to Janitorial Services - DPM Care

Almost all business properties and corporate facilities are maintained by contracted janitorial services. Janitorial teams are typically scheduled nightly, weekly, or bi-monthly, with a deep clean performed periodically. Regular janitorial services are essential for keeping your facility sanitary and maintaining its appearance. But when it comes to your carpet, are […]

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The Story Behind the Red Carpet (and Two Other Famous Carpets)

By | February 23, 2016

The Story Behind the Red Carpet (and Two Other Famous Carpets) - DPM Care

Here at DPM, we’re used to spending hours on end meticulously observing and analyzing carpeting. After all, cleaning carpets is our business. But on Sunday millions of Americans will be doing the same thing as they stare at the crimson strip of carpeting that Hollywood’s biggest stars will walk leading […]

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