Commercial Carpet & Floor Cleaning Blog

Tips to help property & facility managers achieve a higher degree of clean.

What Does an Effective Carpet Maintenance Program Look Like?

By | September 13, 2016

Effective Carpet Maintenance Program

Want the longest possible life out of your commercial carpet and the greatest return on your carpet investment? It starts by having a plan. Ideally, as soon as you have new carpeting installed in your facility you should create and implement a carpet maintenance program. But even if you’ve had […]

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Meet the Atlanta Facility Manager: Dan Walther of Elavon

By | August 30, 2016

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While commercial carpet cleaning is our expertise, we really are all about our people. The facility managers we work with are some of the best in the Southeast and we think they deserve to be celebrated! It’s no small task to fulfill the facility manager role. Facility managers work hard […]

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5 Things to Consider When Choosing a Commercial Carpet Cleaner

By | August 23, 2016

Commercial carpet is a big investment. However, you don’t always realize it until it’s time to invest in new carpeting for your facility. As a facilities manager or property manager, it’s your job to make sure you get the most you possibly can from that investment. That means making sure […]

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Meet the DPM Team Member: Ellie Whitesell

By | August 16, 2016

At DPM Care, we are all about our people – our customers and our staff. We value our staff and believe our employees make us better. The dedicated and talented DPM Care team members make it their mission to serve our customers with excellence. If you’re already a DPM Care […]

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Top Ways to Reduce Maintenance Costs for Your Facility

By | August 09, 2016

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While maintenance and repairs are an expected and inevitable part of facility management, the costs attached to them can still be a wildcard. You may be cruising along well under your maintenance budget when—BAM—you get hit with the need to replace an entire floor of carpeting or purchase a new […]

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Are Carpet Cleaning Chemicals Safe for You and Your Carpet?

By | August 02, 2016

  For most property and facility managers, there are a lot of unknowns when it comes to carpet cleaning. Along with understanding how the different commercial carpet cleaning methods will work on your carpet, it’s important to know the specific chemicals being used to clean your carpet and how they will impact […]

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Meet the Manager: Tim Friedenberger of Bridgestone Arena

By | July 26, 2016

We believe facility managers deserve to be celebrated and we are honored to work with some of the best in the Southeast! It’s no small task to fulfill the facility manager role. That’s why we love any opportunity to shine the light on those that do this important work. This […]

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How Often Should You Clean Your Commercial Carpet?

By | July 19, 2016

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Dirt has a knack for finding its way into office buildings. Up to 24 pounds of dirt can be tracked in by 1,000 people coming through an entrance in just a 20-day work period. That’s a lot of dirt! With commercial carpets getting dusted with dirt and debris so often—especially […]

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Tips from a Security Expert for Keeping Your Building Safe

By | July 12, 2016

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For facility managers, building security—and the safety of the people inside—has always been a top concern. But in light of recent tragedies that have taken place in public facilities, the security necessary to keep your building safe has changed. Along with preparing for emergencies like fires, security today also means […]

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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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