Carpets are a beautiful way to spruce up your home. They are a comfortable form of flooring to use and are particularly helpful in keeping the house insulated during the winter months. Carpets, unfortunately, are also pretty high maintenance, and anyone who chooses to use carpeting, before purchasing a carpet and having them installed at their home, needs to be aware of the particular cleaning [...]
In between the times when you call in the professionals to give your carpets a deep and thorough clean, you should also be doing your part to clean and maintain your carpet. This may include spot cleaning for stains, as well as regular vacuuming.
Regular vacuuming can prevent the buildup of dirt, and it can also prolong the life of your carpet. But when you consider that your purpose in [...]
How do you deal with carpet spots and stains? The effectivity of your method might depend, to a large extent, on the cause of the spot or stain, and the carpet type you have. There are, however, some general rules that are widely accepted when it comes to spots and stains on your carpet.
Start with a spot cleaning where you remove the more solid portions of staining causes
You may be [...]
There are different types of cleaning methods that carpet owners can use in the periods in between professional cleaning times.
In addition to regular vacuuming, interim cleaning methods can provide a more thorough cleaning that will not take up too much downtime as will professional restorative cleaning like extraction cleaning. One of these interim cleaning methods is called the encapsulation[...]
Using carpet on your floors is a delight – when it’s new. It’s soft, comfortable, it keeps a room insulated in winter, and the right choice of color can really bring a room together.
But if you use carpeting, sooner or later, you’re going to have to clean it. Carpet flooring is wonderful, but it’s also extremely high maintenance.
If you want your carpet to last for a great number [...]
“Going green” has become more popular in recent years that environmentally friendly versions of just about everything have become emerging trends. Whether it is in the use of eco-friendly energy, recycling, reducing waste, the use of eco-friendly soaps and detergents, every person seeks to contribute in his or her small way.
In the world of carpets and carpet cleaning, there is the [...]
Nothing is worse than a waterlogged, wet, or damp carpet. Carpet fibers are usually designed to hold in dirt and dust and have often been called filters for a home. Unfortunately, they are also quite effective in retaining moisture. Depending on the density of your carpet, drying them out might seem like it takes forever.
Whether it is the result of a flood, a leaking faucet or pipes, or wet [...]
Ever wondered how you can reduce the amount of dirt and pollutants that get tracked onto your carpet from outdoors, without having to lug out the vacuum cleaner all the time? The solution may be as simple as using an entryway mat.
Did you think that entryway mats and carpet runners serve no useful purpose other than decorative? Well, you would be wrong. Entryway mats and runners are not only [...]
You may have heard the term pH used in the context of carpet cleaning, and wondered what it stood for. Or you may remember a little bit about pH from when you were in school, but because you don’t seem to remember much about it, decided that it probably didn’t matter that much. It may surprise you to learn that something that was included in the school curriculum in your high school chemistry [...]
There are many different carpet cleaning methods used by professional carpet cleaning companies to address the requests and needs of the client. Although these techniques are all aimed at making sure carpets are as spotless and dirt-free as possible, there are pros and cons of each method. Carpets aren’t all the same. This means not all methods are effective for a particular type of fiber or [...]
Keeping your carpets spotless, impeccable, and smelling great is a great way to earn compliments from the guests you welcome into your home. But of course, making sure your carpets are always clean is mostly for your own comfort and satisfaction. However, we often neglect the importance of making sure our carpets are always clean.
Here are the great benefits of carpet cleaning that homeowners [...]
Situated in close proximity to the Great Salt Lake, is Utah’s state capital and administrative division, Salt Lake City. Here are some interesting facts about Salt Lake City you probably didn’t know yet.
Born in Granger, Utah, a residential area of Salt Lake City, Mr. Harman was the restaurateur who opened the first Kentucky Fried Chicken (KFC) franchise, in collaboration [...]
It’s true what they say about heroes: not all of them wear capes. Your hero could be your mother who is the epitome of a strong woman. Your hero could be your 10th grade literature teacher reminding you of a young Robin Williams in a pop culture film entitled Dead Poet’s Society. Your hero could be the ice-cream man who drives by at the right moment in the right place. Or, your hero could be [...]
When in Salt Lake City, you have to experience the rustic adventures the place has to offer. The greatest escapades you can experience in Salt Lake City are the ones outside the city life, from the depths of the Great Salt Lake itself to the peak of Mount Olympus. If you’re looking to take a break from concrete jungles and bustling streets, then Salt Lake is definitely the place to be.