The Holiday Season is Here! Holiday Parties & Family gatherings bring more guests in and out of our homes than any other time of year. With the holidays upon us, a homes floor is a very important aspect of getting it ready for (un)expected holiday guests. The holidays are about family and showing love, but how about showing a little love to your home before the mad … [Read more...] about Get Your Carpets Ready for the Holidays
Did you know that July is National Carpet Cleaning month in Jacksonville, FL and throughout the U.S? What this means is if you haven't had your carpet cleaned in the last 12 months, now is the time! And, Precision Carpet & Upholstery Care is here to help you with all of your carpet woes. A deep steam cleaning extraction is the most recommended by the leading carpet … [Read more...] about July is National Carpet Cleaning Month
Spring cleaning is a tradition that allows us to freshen up our homes and get a head start on the hectic seasons of spring and summer. Clean Room-By-Room Organize and Clear the Clutter Get the Family Involved Tackle the Seasonal Chores Keep Cleaning Products to a Minimum Establish New Cleaning Habits Check Out Precision Carpet and Upholstery Care If you … [Read more...] about 6 Tips for Successful Spring Cleaning
You may not think a little water could damage your carpets, but you'd be wrong. It doesn't take that much water to cause all sorts of issues. Add even more water, and you've got more than just a mess. When your carpets get wet, the water is pulled down into the fibers and into the padding below, so even if you get the tops of your carpets dry, underneath they can still … [Read more...] about What Water Does to Your Carpets
If you consider your pets part of your family like a lot of people do, then chances are, they are on your furniture. Of course, that can lead to accidents and dreaded pet stains. The question becomes can you do anything about it? First off, if your furniture has some sort of fabric protector on it, you should check the directions that come with it before you attempt to … [Read more...] about Can You Remove Pet Stains from Upholstery?
You love your pets. In fact, they're part of the family. However, just like the rest of the family, they can make messes on your upholstery. When it does happen there are ways to help clean up the mess. For Wet Stains If your pet has urinated on your furniture, you'll want to clean it up as soon as possible. Once it has dried, it becomes much more difficult. The … [Read more...] about How to Clean Pet Stains on Your Upholstery
Chances are you vacuum your carpets on a regular basis, but do you actually clean them? If not, you might be surprised what is happening deep in the fibers where you can't see and even where you can. First off, have you ever noticed dark lines around the walls of your rooms or maybe under a door or even under your furniture? If so, these are not due to the quality of … [Read more...] about What Happens if You Don’t Clean Your Carpets
With spring and summer comes rain and lots of it. Unfortunately, this can also lead to flooding. It goes without saying that water and carpeting don't mix. Here's what you need to do if the worst happens and your carpets end up wet. It doesn't really matter how your carpets come in contact with water. It could be flooding from a storm or a hurricane or even a broken … [Read more...] about Are You Ready for the Wet Season?
Sometimes an ounce of prevention is better than a pound of cure. That's certainly true when it comes to your carpets. While it's always a good idea to have your carpets professionally cleaned on a regular basis, there are things you can do to keep them looking good between cleanings. 3 Ways to Keep Your Carpet Clean 1. Wipe your feet - There's no doubt you heard … [Read more...] about How to Keep Your Carpets Looking Their Best Between Cleanings
It's just your luck. The day before a big family event you or someone else spills something on your carpet. There isn't time to have it professionally cleaned before the big day, so what do you do? Here are a couple of options to hold you over until you can get a professional carpet cleaner to come to your home. Dark Stains or Spots If the stain or spot is a … [Read more...] about How to Hide a Carpet Stain until You can Have It Cleaned