New Business Spotlight: ChemDry Carpet Solutions

Couple expands carpet solutions business into Washington County

August 08, 2010
  • Rob and Karen Cochran are the owners of ChemDry Carpet Solutions. The carpet and upholstery cleaning business expanded into Washington County this summer.
Yvette May, Staff Photographer

Name of business: ChemDry Carpet Solutions

Owners: Rob and Karen Cochran

Address: Based in Frederick County

Opening date: Expanded into Washington County June 1

Products and services: Carpet cleaning, upholstery cleaning, area rug cleaning, pet odor removal, emergency services

Market area: Washington and Frederick counties in Maryland and the Eastern Panhandle of West Virginia

How did you get into your business, or what motivated you to start it? "I worked in corporate America for 23 years and wanted to start a family business. I spent two years researching and wanted to combine superior service with a superior product."

Previous business experience: 23 years in corporate America

Number of employees: Seven

Hours: Monday to Saturday, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Sunday, as requested

Phone number: 301-371-0073


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