FLINT TWP. — Modernistic, a cleaning and restoration company, officially opened a new location on March 17 in an11,000 square-foot commercial building at 2352 Austin Parkway, north of Miller Road next to the I-75 freeway. It was vacated in mid- 2014 by Belle Tire which moved to Miller Road.
“We’ve hired 4 employees so far and are always looking to hire more,” said Ashley Kreft, a sales administrative assistant for Modernistic.
Modernistic is a family owned company specializing in carpet & upholstery cleaning, air duct cleaning, water & fire damage restoration, and mold remediation, according to its web site at www.modernistic.com.
Founded in 1973, Modernistic has provided home and business owners with cleaning and restoration services for more than 40 years. The company seeks to hire qualified individuals who have a positive attitude, are energetic, and value teamwork. Duties include carpet, upholstery, and tile cleaning, stocking and caring for Modernistic vehicles and equipment, setting up equipment at job sites, moving and caring for customer’s furniture and other courtesy and safety protocols. Applicants must be able to pass a drug test & background check and be able to life at least 50 pounds.
From its humble beginnings as a carpet and upholstery cleaning business set up in a two-car garage, Modernistic says that it has grown to become one of the largest independent carpet and upholstery cleaning businesses in the entire country. According to a report by Markdata Enterprises Inc., the carpet and upholstery cleaning business has become a $3 to $5 billion industry.
Customers can call Modernistic 24 hours a day, seven days a week, to request an appointment that can typically be accommodated the next day.