Monthly trade magazine and online forum feature news and information for carpet cleaning and water damage restoration professionals, with topics covered by the magazine and forum including business management, marketing, services by category (e.g., carpet and upholstery, floor care, housekeeping, janitorial, maintenance, and restoration), technology and software, and chemicals and equipment.
Monthly trade journal features news and information for cleaning industry professionals, with topics covered in various issues including business management, marketing and advertising, carpet and upholstery care and maintenance, hard surface floor care and maintenance, fire and water damage restoration, and tools and equipment. Digital editions of this publication can be viewed free online.
Carpet Cleaning Benchmarking Survey
Annual benchmarking report includes information on services offered, methods utilized, commercial versus residential customer mix, pricing for services on a per unit basis, and new customer sources. Highlights from the report are included in the October issue of Cleanfax magazine, with the full report which includes summaries of all survey participant responses available free online with registration.
Comprehensive study provides in-depth analysis of this sector, with topics covered in the carpet and upholstery section of the report including industry structure, historical and forecast revenues by type and market, and firm and employment trends, and companies profiled including The ServiceMaster Company, Harris Research (Chem-Dry), Stanley Steemer International, and Duraclean International.
Comprehensive report provides in-depth analysis of this service sector, with topics covered in the report including market size and segments (e.g., residential, commercial, disaster restoration, and other services), market drivers and trends, projected industry growth, major franchise operations, leading company profiles, financial and operating ratios, and sources for additional information.
Market analysis report provides industry statistics for a user-defined area on a national, state, county, metro area, or zip code level, with data provided including number of companies, market volume and sales trends, average company sales, sales per employee, staffing and employment trends, average employee wage, and business start up activity and failure rates. Sample report can be viewed online.
Annual financial statement analysis provides income statements, balance sheets, and financial ratios by company size for companies in this service sector that clean carpets, rugs, and upholstery for residential and commercial customers using methods such as hot water (steam) extraction, dry absorbent compound or foam extraction, rotary shampoo, and bonnet or absorbent pad cleaning.
Annual benchmarking survey provides owner compensation and starting and average hourly wage data for technicians by geographic region (Northeast, South, Midwest, and West), with compensation data reported as percentage of survey participants within specific compensation ranges. Highlights from the survey which include this data are published in the October issue of Cleanfax magazine.
Free online service provides hourly and annual wage data for personnel employed in this capacity by companies that clean carpets, rugs, and upholstery for residential and commercial properties on a contract basis, and that may also provide a range of other services such as hard surface floor care services, fire and water damage restoration services, and ventilation or air duct cleaning services.