Shag carpets which were so hip decades ago are once again stylish enough to be found in high-end designer homes, proving the adage that what once was old is new again. While having shag carpet in your home may look great, it does present a challenge when it comes to cleaning. These tips on how […]
Foyers and hallways are two of the highest traffic areas in your home. Without the proper care, the floor in these rooms can soon begin to look tired and worn out. You can help maintain the beauty of your home’s floors by using these four tips.
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.
Your rugs work hard. Whether they’re bold statement pieces or more laid-back neutral designs, rugs add warmth and coziness to your space, soften the look (and sound) of your room, and help create your home’s personality and design flair. So it makes sense to treat your rugs with care and take the steps you can to extend […]
Spills happen more often than not, but what are you going to do if a party guest just spilled something on your brand new carpet? Don’t panic, as this is perhaps the worst thing that you can do. Instead, take a deep breath, grab this guide and get busy. Common Stain Remedies Blotting up a […]
No matter where you live, dirt and dust will always find a way to surround you. You may not realize it, but area rugs are just as important to clean as your carpet and other furniture. Area rugs especially can easily absorb and house these dust particles. The longer you wait to clean them, the […]
Many people believe that when accidents happen concerning stains in the carpet of a rug, that you should do anything and everything to get the stain out at all costs. However, drowning a stain in cleaner, scrubbing with a toothbrush, adding even more cleaner, and more scrubbing all while in a panic, will actually do […]
Have you ever tried to do something yourself and it turned out to be a big mistake? It’s true, you can find a “Do It Yourself” video for just about anything under the sun on YouTube. In some instances, it is possible to do things yourself; in others, it is just best to leave […]
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); […]
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 […]