Commercial Carpet & Floor Cleaning Blog: Posts by Neal Peters

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

Ultimate Checklist for Hiring a Commercial Carpet Cleaner

By | January 16, 2018

Ultimate Checklist for Hiring a Commercial Carpet Cleaner

Commercial carpet cleaning requires a significant investment. You want to keep your carpet in ideal condition for as long as possible. The longer you can keep your carpet clean and healthy, the greater the return you can achieve from your investment. As a property manager or facility manager, it’s your […]

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Meet the Facility Manager – Nick Lemm of U.S. Xpress

By | January 09, 2018

What is it like to manage the real estate and facilities for largest privately held truckload carrier in the country? You’ll find out in this edition of Meet the Facility Manager. Today, we are pleased to introduce you to Nick Lemm, Director of Corp. Real Estate & Facilities for U.S. Xpress, […]

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3 Top Facility Management Trends to Watch in 2018

By | December 05, 2017

Top Facility Management Trends for 2018

As we head into the final stretch of 2017, many facility managers are starting to set their sights on the year ahead. They are assessing the progress made throughout the year, the challenges that remain, and the areas they need to focus their attention on moving forward. So what are […]

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How to Tackle Common Carpet Stains During the Holiday Season

By | November 14, 2017

How to Remove Common Holiday Stains from Carpet

Hard to believe, but the holiday season is here again. That means food, food, and more food. More than any other time of year, it seems like everywhere you turn in November and December there’s a tray of treats—from meatballs and cheese platters to pumpkin pie and sugar cookies. And […]

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Quiz: How Clean is Your Building’s Carpet?

By | October 10, 2017

Get your free carpet cleanliness score

Carpet often gets taken for granted. With hundreds, or maybe even thousands, of people trampling on it every day, your building’s carpet really takes a beating. Plus, it becomes a magnet for all the dirt and debris that enters your building. That’s why carpet is one of the most used […]

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How to Keep Your Hard Surface Flooring Looking Great

By | July 27, 2017

12 Tips for Maintaining Hard Surface Floors

It’s all about the shine. If you’ve ever walked into the lobby of a building right after the floor’s been cleaned, you know hard surface flooring can make a big impact. A clean, shiny floor catches the eye and creates a polished, professional impression. Along with looking great, hard surface […]

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How to Choose the Right Vendors for Your Facility

By | July 11, 2017

7 tips for choosing a vendor for your facility

From groundskeeping and HVAC maintenance to carpet cleaning and window washing, vendors are a vital part of building operations. Since not everything can be handled in-house, having external partners to handle certain tasks is essential. For facility managers, a reliable vendor can be an amazing asset—providing you peace of mind, enabling […]

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How Knoxville’s Commercial Real Estate Market is Performing in 2017

By | May 02, 2017

How the Knoxville Commercial Real Estate Market is Performing in 2017

At DPM Care, we’ve called Knoxville home for 20 years. So we know firsthand what a great place to live and work it is. Knoxville offers the perfect combination of big-city and small-town living. And it seems the word is getting out. Knoxville has experienced healthy growth over the past […]

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How to Clean Carpets and Upholstery After Fire and Smoke Damage

By | March 21, 2017

On November 28, a devastating fire ripped through Gatlinburg, Tennessee. The blaze burned thousands of acres, many of them in beautiful Great Smoky Mountains National Park. According to USA Today, it also damaged or destroyed 2,460 structures—including many homes and businesses. DPM Care was a part of the cleanup effort […]

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5 Tips for Managing Church Facilities

By | February 07, 2017

5 tips for managing your church facility

Churches are so much more than buildings. They are places of worship, community, and connection. They have great meaning beyond simply floors, walls, and windows. That’s why it can be difficult to think of a church as a “facility”. And yet, in order for a church to continue playing the […]

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