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How to Deal with Bed Bugs in Your Office

By | July 05, 2016

How to Deal with Bed Bugs in Your Office

Every so often we’re greeted with news stories about beds bugs infesting public spaces. A couple recent examples include the Maryland Highway Administration’s Baltimore headquarters and this hospital in Kentucky. Bed bugs have become a growing problem nationwide. The 2015 Bugs Without Borders survey found that 64% of pest management professionals report that bed bug […]

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Meet the Team Member: Travis Shepard

By | June 28, 2016

At DPM Care, we value our staff and believe our employees make us better. The dedicated and talented individuals who make up the DPM Care staff team make it their mission to serve our customers with excellence. That’s why we want to introduce you to the people who care for […]

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The Most Overlooked Areas of Your Office that Need Cleaning

By | June 21, 2016

Close up of cluttered office desk

For most facility managers, regular carpet cleaning is a no-brainer. You know that you need it. Carpet covers a large area, gets a lot of traction, and is always visible. You can look down and see stains, dirt, or traffic patterns. But there are other areas of your office that are […]

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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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