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ke Maddox lives the Scout Law. For the past nine Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration.
years, he’s helped the young men of Troop #9 A native Greenvillian, Ike founded the company in 1973
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grow into this creed. He leads by example; indeed, with his father and brother. They quickly became the CLEANING, INC.
these traits—trustworthy, helpful, courteous, go-to guys for valuable Oriental and antique rugs as
thrifty and clean, among others—have been part of well as carpets, tapestries, fabrics and furniture. Over 128 Poinsett Hwy.
Ike’s professional ethos going on four decades. the years they’ve kept pace with advancing products Greenville
“I have to be the best,” says the owner of Ike’s and technology; for example, Ike recently invested
Carpet, Rug & Upholstery Cleaning. “My name in a brand-new machine for Oriental rugs that’s far www.ikescarpet.com
depends on it!” superior to anything his competitors can offer. Monday-Friday 8:30am-5pm
Thus Ike focuses on personal integrity along with Ike welcomes inquiries about this new
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prompt, reliable service and the most state-of-the- equipment—and about Scouting opportunities, Upholstery Cleaning
art equipment. Credentials include Master Cleaning too. As a businessman and a Scout leader, he is
Technologist and Master Restoration Technician committed to high ideals. “We want to do it right,”
as well as certification through the Institute of Ike says, “or not at all.”
Photograph by: Carol Stewart