This glossary of Restoration Industry Terminology is reprinted with the permission of the Restoration Industry Association (RIA) © 2011. Click on the link to view this comprehensive listing:



Restoration Industry Terminology:  Created on August 18th, 2011.  Last Modified on August 19th, 2011


You must be logged in to comment:

Forgot your password?   Don't have an account?

Other Articles by Restoration Industry Association

About Restoration Industry Association

The Restoration Industry Association (RIA) provides industry leadership, supports science, and promotes best practices for cleaning and restoration. More information is available on the RIA website:

Subscribe to CIRI's Newsletter


Stay in touch with cleaning-science news from CIRI. As a bonus, we’ll also give you a copy of the Frank Porter Graham Building Study - the foundation for most current high performance cleaning programs



First Name:
Last Name:
Email Address:




CIRI respects your privacy: (Privacy Policy) Account Registration

Fill in the form below for basic site access (commenting, etc).
Looking for more? Become a CIRI Member...