Do you have carpeting on your stairs? While carpet on a staircase makes walking up and down safer and more comfortable, many homeowners find these carpets difficult to maintain. But it does not have to be a struggle. This carpet cleaning guide can help make cleaning a breeze.
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 […]
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 […]
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.
Let’s face it — the carpet in your home takes a serious beating each and every day, especially in high-traffic areas like hallways and entryways. With all that foot traffic coming through, there’s no doubt as to why dirt tracks tend to form in carpet over time. These traffic marks are unsightly and can ruin […]
There are some pretty nasty side effects of not cleaning your carpets on a regular basis; excessive buildup of dirt, skin cells and bacteria that like to hide down between the fibers to name a few! Having your carpet professionally cleaned offers you a regular opportunity to refresh your living or working space and keep allergens […]
Once the weather warms up, one of the first things people think about is spring cleaning. Although it is important to make sure the curtains have been washed and the kitchen cabinets have been cleaned and rearranged, one of the most important aspects of spring cleaning is your carpets. When the carpets are clean, not […]
With the winter months bringing guests and the snow, the carpets are simply bound to take on extra dirt and stains unless you take measures to protect them. The lighter the carpet color, the more important it is to stay on top of winter maintenance. These seven tips will help you preserve your carpets while […]
Most carpets have been treated by the manufacturer to reduce staining, however, no carpet is completely stain proof. Over time the fibers in your carpet trap bacteria, dirt and oils, which cause odors, stains and discoloration of the material. Even carpets that look clean may have collected dirt, dust and germs below the surface.
Carpeting is a wonderful flooring material because it improves the look of your home, is soft and comfortable under your feet and helps control the noise level in your home. Unfortunately, it is also a large filter that collects massive amounts of bacteria, dirt, dust and debris. Carpet also is susceptible to stains if spills […]