About the creator of Single Truck Success Online

Steve MarshSingle Truck Success Online is a game-changing program. Its 129 step process defies the industry odds and leads you to success. Steve Marsh is the master at what you are learning to do. He has decades of experience actually doing the cleaning work, everything from gross apartments to $20 million mansions. He has interacted with thousands of consumers solving a huge array of problems. On the technical side, when he tells you that something is important to know, it is worth paying attention.

You are investing your time, energy, and family’s financial future to build a cleaning business. You want to make sure that the person you follow knows where he is going and what he is doing. The steps of this program and principles taught have been tested and proven over and over again.

Single Truck Success Online is a result of the unique skills, talents, and knowledge Steve Marsh has developed over his 40 years in the carpet cleaning industry. He has excelled and mastered all aspects of building a successful residential cleaning company.

Technical Credentials

Steve was the most certified, experienced, and hands-on cleaner in the country. He has 30 years of hands-on cleaning experience and amongst his international certifications he is a Master Textile Cleaner and Senior Carpet Inspector. He is recognized as one of the leading on-
location upholstery cleaning experts in the country.

Business Expertise

Over the years Steve has personally started and sold four successful cleaning businesses. He has published the best-selling audio seminar Single Truck Success and created the only turn-key carpet cleaning marketing system, Be Competition Free. He has taught and coached hundreds of owners how to build successful service companies. Even though he has been an advocate of small companies, he has owned and run a multi-truck company and is currently the marketing manager for a 22-truck service company.


Steve is not one for following the crowd of mediocrity. He built his cleaning company to cater to the high-end residential market and did it using no paid advertising. Wrapping up his cleaning career at the end of 2004, Steve had a solid clientele gladly paying 70¢ per square foot (cleanable space) for basic cleaning. During the peak season he was scheduled out over two months in advance. Some of his loyal clients had been with him for over 29 years.

Steve has developed and taught the system where owners can profit $200,000 per year from a single truck.

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Steve has been teaching carpet and upholstery certification classes for over 15 years. For the last six years he has taught the only advanced hands-on upholstery cleaning class in the country.

As a contributor to Cleanfax magazine for over eight years, Steve writes the column Single Truck Success. He has published two audio seminars, Single Truck Success and Be Competition Free.

Steve Marsh

On the Personal Side

Steve lives in San Jose, CA and has been married for 36 years and has a daughter in college. He is active in his church and enjoys travel. He has been to 49 of the 50 states leaving Alaska as his final conquest.

Steve has always enjoyed a good athletic challenge. He has trained in the martial arts for over 25 years and is an expert in Shotokan karate and Japanese jujitsu.

He enjoys hiking and at age of 59 climbed the 14,497’ peak of Mt. Whitney, the tallest mountain in the contiguous 48 states.

In 2003 Steve had the opportunity to serve as the manager and crew chief for Mark Patten, a leading ultra-distance cyclist for the United States. Patten was competing to beat his fourth place ranking in what Outside Magazine has determined to be the most physically grueling competition in the world. It is called RAAM, Race Across America. This is an incredible 3,000 mile, 10-day, non-stop bicycle race that started in San Diego, CA and ended in Atlantic City, NJ.

Single Truck Success Online is the culmination of a lifetime of learning what it takes to succeed in carpet cleaning. This program was designed to help you achieve the specific success point of producing enough money to pay both your business and personal expenses. At this point the business is self-sustaining and failure is no longer a major concern. Once you have achieved this, your focus shifts from “Can you succeed?” to “How much success do you want?”

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