Personal Touch has found its spot

Huntsville Times

What: Personal Touch Carpet Care

Who: David Sanders, owner

SpotWhat it does: Comprehensive clean-up of upholstery, oriental and area rugs, air ducts, ceramic tile and grout. The company also offers fire and water damage restoration, pet stain and odor removal, construction clean-up, chemical carpet protection and electrostatic air filters.

Employees: Three full-time workers and a large team for restoration and special projects.

Company history: "To reach our goals, my wife Alesia and I attended cleaning schools all over the U.S.," Sanders says. The Sanderses hold certifications in 10 cleaning techniques.

In 1992, the couple competed against other carpet cleaners in an international spot removal contest. They won First International Spot Removal Champions.

The business has won two Torch Awards for high ethics from the Better Business Bureau – in Tennessee in 2003 and in Alabama last year.

Secret of success: "Since 1986 our company’s mission has remained the same: providing our client with the most outstanding cleaning experience possible."

Biggest mistake: Not marketing the Huntsville area sooner.

Contact information: 828-2588 locally, in Tennessee (931) 433-8446.

Web site: www.getpersonaltouch.com.

– Gregg L. Parker