LAKEWOOD, Colo., April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Nationally and internationally, scientists and chemists are working with companies to find ways to make their products and services more environmentally friendly. Oxi Fresh Carpet Cleaning was born out of founder and CEO Jonathan Barnett's college carpet cleaning jobs. Barnett soon realized that carpets can be cleaned in a more environmentally friendly manner.
"One of my greatest executive decisions was to hire Brian Haack as my chemist. He helped develop an oxygen compound that we use on carpets in homes and office buildings," said Barnett. "It's also safe for pets, people, and the environment at large."
In less than five years Oxi Fresh Carpet Cleaning® has become one of the nation's fastest-growing carpet cleaning franchises. Founded in 2006, Oxi Fresh Carpet Cleaning franchise already boasts 219 franchise units in 45 states. Oxi Fresh recently earned a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Design for the Environment certification. This is because Oxi Fresh:
- Is All Natural, non-toxic and safe for kids and pets—products contain low VOCs (Volatile Organic Compounds)
- Employs Water Conservation: Uses five percent of the water a steam cleaner uses, therefore carpet dries in one hour and molds and mildews have no environment in which to thrive. (Steam cleaners use approximately 40 gallons—Oxi Fresh uses approximately two).
- Uses Energy Efficiency: No running vehicles, (which can run throughout an entire cleaning job), which cause pollution. No doors to home left open to let cool air into or warm air out of the home.
- Practices Recycling: The business uses recyclable bottles and packaging, and all franchise owners are required to recycle their products after use.
ABOUT OXI FRESH CARPET CLEANING®:
Using innovative products and technology, Oxi Fresh Carpet Cleaning®, one of the nation's fastest-growing carpet cleaning services, offers oxygen-powered cleaning. Their process cleans down to the bottom of the carpet pile, transforming carpet right before customers' eyes. In 2011, Oxi Fresh was ranked #126 in Entrepreneur magazine's Franchise 500 as well as ranked #3 in their "Top New Franchises." They were featured as one of "20 to Watch" in 2011 by Franchise Times. Starting with just one Denver carpet cleaning franchise in 2006, Oxi Fresh has more than 219 units in 45 states, with more locations in development.
SOURCE Oxi Fresh Carpet Cleaning