C&R Update

C&R Update

C&R Update is RIA’s bi-weekly e-newsletter that keeps the industry up-to-date of late-breaking news and issues. Sent to more than 8,000 cleaning and restoration industry professionals worldwide, C&R Update includes RIA updates, upcoming courses and events, marketing suggestions, practical technical tips, information on RIA products, and news affecting the industry.

How We Get Our Information:

We know that restoration industry professionals are always on the move, which makes it hard to stay on top of the latest industry news. Our editorial staff monitors newspapers, business and trade publications, websites, national and international wire services, and other periodicals to summarize significant industry articles into an easy-to-read format.

Who We Target:

C&R Update targets business owners, key executives, and technicians in firms that clean carpets, draperies, upholstery and related home furnishings, as well as those who specialize in fire and water damage restoration, and indoor environmental issues.

When is C&R Update Distributed?:

C&R Update is emailed on the first and third Tuesdays each month.

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Advertise with C&R Update:

Promote your business, service, or new products through C&R Update. Ads can be changed every issue and are sold in 12-issue  consecutive increments. Contact Kris King at kking@restorationindustry.org or (312)-673-5505 for further information.


RIA reserves the right to determine suitability of advertising language submitted for inclusion in C&R Update and to refuse to run messages that do not comply with RIA’s policies.

Payment Options:

Ads must be paid in advance either through a corporate check or credit card. For billing questions, contact Maria Frigo mfrigo@restorationindustry.org or (202)-367-1180, option 2.

Submit News:

Have a great idea to share?  Press release?  Please email linked article submissions, as well as other C&R Update comments or concerns to info@restorationindustry.org.