4 Critical Factors You Must Know Before Letting Anyone Clean Your Carpet
Carpet and furnishings collect and contain harmful bacteria, soil, dust, pollen, and other HARMFUL bio-contaminates. The EPA suggests carpets be cleaned every 6 months to eliminate these hazards. They also found truck mounted, hot water extraction can be up to 15 times more effective compared to vacuuming every day.
Five In Home Tips For Cleaner Carpeting
As life goes on, it’s easy to forget and neglect the health of your carpeting. While bi-annual professional carpet cleaning is recommended for a thorough deep clean to help prolong the life of your carpeting, here are 5 in home steps you can take to help reduce the wear of your carpet. 1. Regular Vacuuming […]
How to Get Your Home Ready for Showing
Showing your home, and when possible, staging your home before selling can help buyers be more motivated and the whole selling process can be a lot quicker. However, it can be difficult to know what to do to appeal to the most buyers as possible. Here are some things to help you sell your home. […]
Tips for Reducing In-Home Air Pollution
You expect your home to be a relaxing respite from the stress of the day. You also want it to be the last place in the world where you and your family have to worry about staying healthy. One key to ensuring that your interiors are good for your body is to cut down on sources […]
How to Maintain Your Wood Floors
Whether your home’s wood floors are solid or engineered hardwood or made of bamboo or maple, they add natural beauty and upscale appeal to your interiors. They can continue to look good for decades and even add value when you sell your property but only if you keep maintaining them properly.
Taking Care Of Leather Upholstery
Most people believe the misconception that when it comes to buying leather upholstered furniture, it won’t last long. However, the lifespan of your leather furniture will be directly impacted by the amount of care or lack of care and maintenance put into it. Buying quality furniture is investment. Leather furniture in particular can be quite […]
Routine Carpet Cleaning To Save Your Carpets
Spring is on its way! With it comes Spring Cleaning rituals, and the ability to air out and clean out the abuse that winter had on our homes and furnishings. One important furnishing that often gets neglected, but takes the most abuse, is our flooring. Carpeting acts like a sponge absorbing dirt, mud, germs, pet […]
Signs It’s Time to Get Your Carpet Professionally Cleaned
Your carpet takes up a great deal of square footage, so it should be easy to tell when it’s dirty. But, unless you have light colored carpet throughout your home, it’s not always easy to tell when it’s time to have it professionally cleaned. Vacuuming and occasionally using the steam cleaner does help, but over […]
Why You Shouldn’t Wear Shoes in Your Home
Imagine dropping your gum on the grocery store bathroom floor. You’d throw it out immediately. Flushing toilets send up a fine mist, then along comes the janitor’s mop to spread the results around the rest of the floor along with (maybe) sanitizing chemicals. Plus, many shoes have probably walked across that floor since its last mopping, and you […]
Furniture Is Unique….And Can Be Hard To Clean
One of the last things you want to experience at the end of a long day in Grosse Pointe is the feeling of dirty, grimy fabric as you sink into a dingy sofa or recliner. Take a look around your living room…does your upholstered furniture look clean and smell fresh? Does your favorite couch look […]
Most Common Carpet Stains
Your new carpet looks great now, but it won’t be too long before a stain or spill ruins its appearance. You don’t have to learn to live with stains on your rug. Discover how to remove five common carpet stains with these tips.