Rug Pile: A Quick User’s Guide

A rug’s pile refers to the density of fibers. The pile height or thickness of the rug and the length of the fibers in the weave combined determine the pile of a rug. They can range from a flat/short pile or long and shaggy. Pile Height To Consider Pile heights vary: less than 1/4″ (low); […]

Household Allergens – Carpet Cleaning Can Help Ease Your Symptoms

Approximately 40 million people in the U.S. suffer from indoor and outdoor allergies, which can be caused by allergens ranging from pet dander and mold spores to ragweed and pollen. The cold, dry air of fall and winter irritate many allergy sufferers, but there are steps you can take to lessen the effects of seasonal […]

Benefits of a Professional Area Rug Cleaning

Some people consider rug cleaning to be a DIY activity. However, there are some things you should consider before attempting to clean your rug yourself: A professional area rug cleaner provides high quality cleaning Professional area rug cleaning goes further than your regular vacuum or home steam cleaner can do. The equipment and tools used […]

Tile Cleaning Tips

Many people choose tile flooring in their homes because it is attractive and very durable. In order to maintain it’s beautiful appearance, it’s important to keep it clean. Try these tips to help keep your tile looking new. Keep dirt off your tile floor Your tile’s first line of defense against dirt is a doormat. […]

Upholstery Cleaning and Maintenance Tips

Maintaining upholstered furniture is easy to do while following these few simple steps. They do not take much time and you keep your sofa looking great year after year. Choose the Right Fabric Where will the furniture be located, in a well-traveled area or in an area exposed to direct sunlight? Furniture pieces subject to […]

Stay Cool Summer Cleaning Tips

Summer’s here, hot, high and sweaty. Vacations beckon. The garden takes on a life of its own. Busy families don’t have much time for home chores these months. School’s out, travel’s in and it’s easy to let life slide on the home front. Still, summer will run more smoothly if you keep tabs on these […]

Why Is Chet’s Carpet Cleaning So Important?

Here at Chet’s, we pride our self in using the finest equipment and top shelf solutions, but it is our highly trained and motivated technicians that produce our superior results. Why Is Chet’s Carpet Cleaning So Important? Indoor air is 5 times more polluted than outdoor air and soiled contaminated carpet is the largest contributor […]

8 Worst Things You Can Do To Your Area Rug

Whether your area rug is a new addition to your home or a precious family heirloom, treating it with a little TLC will go a long way in preserving your cherished rug. Below we have listed the top 8 mistakes people make that will cause your area rug to dull and deteriorate prematurely. Not Using […]

How to Clean Out a Bagless Vacuum

When you see all the dirt being sucked up into your bagless vacuum cleaner, it’s kind of unsettling to see that all that dirt was in your carpet. To keep your vacuum working in tip top shape, it’s best to make sure it gets thoroughly cleaned every couple of months – maybe even more often […]

Carpet Cleaning – Red Juice Stain

This old red juice stain was said to be permanent, others have tried and failed to remove the spot. Our technician used a process called heat transfer to achieve these results. To perform a heat transfer we use the product that tested best to remove the stain, and then take a damp towel lay it […]