Starting a Professional Carpet Cleaning Business - a manual by Simon Gerrard. Simon has been in the industry for over 36 years and has built up one of the UK's most successful carpet cleaning businesses. For the past two years Simon has spent a vast amount of time putting together this manual. This is packed with extremely useful information, tips and which pitfalls to avoid. This is an invaluable resource for not only those who are just starting out or thinking about starting but also for established carpet cleaners. The cost of this manual could be the best investment you will ever make in your business. It isn't an instruction manual on how to clean carpets...it is a guide on how to start, and run, a successful carpet cleaning business.