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
Repair Water Damage
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?
Water damage is a homeowner's worst nightmare. It can happen quickly and without warning. Whether it is a storm or a broken pipe, your home and carpets will begin to show the effects of water damage almost immediately, and that's why you can't wait to start the cleanup process. Oftentimes when a home has water damage, people think one of two things about their carpets. … [Read more...] about Why it is Important to Clean Water Damaged Carpets Immediately
When it comes to your home, there is not much worse than water damage. Regardless of the source – natural disasters such as flooding from rivers, lakes, storms, or from pipes that burst – water is not your carpet’s friend. It is important that water damage repair begins immediately. The damage water causes may not be obvious at first, but it starts as soon as the … [Read more...] about How to Repair Water Damaged Carpets