Categories of Water Damage

Even the smallest amount of water that intrudes into your home can quickly gravitate from a nuisance to a significant issue. And a water intrusion that involves hundreds or thousands of gallons of water may mean you become homeless for a short time, while the repair...

Seasonal Mold Removal

There are many types of mold, and you never want to put yourself or your family at risk when you see some in your house. When it is in your home, it’s time to call a mold professional. Fast! But outside the house? That’s a different matter altogether. One fact people...

Installation training

Exciting opportunities are in the works.  My last column discussed the industry shortage of experienced and skilled flooring installers. It also discussed how the young people are not flocking to the industry. The reaction from the Coverings readers was both...

Ted Harding receives CFCRA lifetime achievement award

The Canadian Flooring, Cleaning & Restoration Association has presented Ted Harding with the Jim Darling CFCRA lifetime achievement award at a special evening in Woodbridge, Ont. Harding, known as the “Carpetologist,” is president at Kleen Kuip Supply Mart, a supplier...

CFCRA names new president and board

The Canadian Flooring, Cleaning & Restoration Association (CFCRA) has elected a new president and board of directors. Lee Senter, owner of Senterprises, a floor cleaning, restoration and inspection group of companies based in Concord, Ont., and an IICRC instructor, is...

Handle With Care

How to properly clean fragile floors by CFCRA acting President Lee Senter