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
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
Like anything in life, there are things about carpet cleaning that people tend to take for granted. They assume they know something because it seems like common knowledge. They might not know where they picked up the bit of information, but they think they know it to be true. That goes for carpet cleaning as well. There a couple of carpet cleaning myths that you need to … [Read more...] about 2 Myths about Carpet Cleaning
You love your pets and consider them a part of your family, but there is no doubt that they can have accidents on your carpets leading to stains and odors. That's why if you do have cats and dogs in your home it is important to know how to clean pet stains. Cleaning New Stains If you find a pet stain from urine that is still fresh, meaning wet, it is easier to … [Read more...] about How to Remove Pet Stains from Your Carpet
There is a good chance that you change the filters on your air conditioner or heating unit on a regular basis. It only makes sense. A dirty filter will allow more pollutants in your home and your unit won't work as well, but did you know that your carpet is a filter as well? It is and it needs to be cleaned just like the one on your HVAC. In fact, your carpet is the … [Read more...] about Did You Know Your Carpet is One Giant Filter?