How Often Should You Clean Your Carpet and Area Rugs?

Posted by Monika Morales on Aug 21, 2018 3:45:00 PM

Your floors are among the most heavily used features of your home. Without proper care, your area rugs and carpet can become ragged, worn, and stained. It may be tempting to neglect care for your carpet and rugs, but doing so will lead to a shortened lifespan and deteriorating appearance. To keep your flooring in good condition, follow this simple cleaning regimen.

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Topics: floor cleaning

How to Clean Up a Coffee Spill on Your Carpet

Posted by Steve Thompson on Aug 3, 2018 1:14:00 PM

We get it. Everyone loves a good cup of Joe, and no one wants to be confined to the kitchen while drinking it. Coffee is all well and good, so long as it's in your mug or in your mouth and not on the carpet. Never fear! Here's how to clean up a coffee spill on your carpet.

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Topics: floor cleaning

Carpet Buying Guide

Posted by Steve Thompson on Jul 24, 2018 11:24:00 AM

When you walk into a flooring showroom, you can easily be overwhelmed by the vast selection. But once the obvious choices are out of the way (you probably don't need our help saying no to a chartreuse shag), how do you decide which carpet is best for you?

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How to Safely Clean Your Laminate Floors

Posted by Dena Augello on Jul 18, 2018 5:37:00 PM

Laminate floors offer a number of benefits to their owners, but without proper care, they can certainly lose their appeal. Here’s how to safely clean your laminate floors and keep them looking new for years to come.

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Topics: floor cleaning

5 Things You Should Never Do to Your Hardwood Floors

Posted by Steve Thompson on Jul 5, 2018 5:22:00 PM

Hardwood floors are the crowning glory of your home. When well preserved, they can be a timeless design element that provides the perfect foundation for any room. To keep your hardwood floors looking gorgeous, here are five things to avoid.

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Topics: floor cleaning

The Benefits of Custom Rug Padding

Posted by Steve Thompson on Jun 24, 2018 11:19:00 AM

When in doubt, plush is always better! From mattresses to shoe soles, extra padding can be very beneficial. The same goes for your custom rug. Are you unsure if your rugs could use custom padding? Check out the following benefits and decide for yourself!

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Topics: floor cleaning

Identify, Prevent, and Control Lyctid Beetles This Summer

Posted by Dena Augello on Jun 20, 2018 7:19:00 PM

You’ve probably heard of carpenter ants and termites, but what about the lyctid beetle? Commonly referred to as the powderpost or wood-boring beetle, lyctid beetles are wood-loving bugs that get their name from the way they can turn wood into powder. I wish we were kidding, but yes, that's right. Given enough time, powderpost beetle larvae can actually break wood down to dust. Read on to learn how to identify, prevent, and control lyctid beetles this summer.

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Topics: pest control, floor cleaning

5 Benefits of Professional Upholstery Cleaning

Posted by Monika Morales on May 29, 2018 7:34:00 PM

Chances are that you picked out your furniture because you liked it, so why not treat it like you still do? Throughout the course of a normal day, your upholstery goes through wear and tear that can lead to serious damage over time. Whether your couch needs some general TLC or you want to preserve Grandma's favorite armchair, professional upholstery cleaning is the way to go. Here are five great benefits.

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How to Protect Your Area Rug from Damage

Posted by Monika Morales on May 16, 2018 6:03:00 PM

Whether it's an heirloom you've received from your great-grandmother or a gorgeous piece you picked out yourself, an area rug can be a valuable addition to your home. Some wear and tear is inevitable, but don’t subject your area rug to more harm than necessary. Here are a few ways to protect your rugs from damage.

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Topics: floor cleaning

Top Benefits of Professional Tile Cleaning Services

Posted by Monika Morales on May 5, 2018 6:02:00 PM

At first glance, wiping up spills here and there may seem like enough to keep your tile clean, but if you take a deeper look, you’ll see very differently. Over time, your tile can become stained, dingy, and a petri dish of bacteria—yuck! A professional cleaner can care for stains, dirt, and damage by thoroughly and effectively cleaning your tile and grout. Here are the top benefits of working with a professional rather than only cleaning your tile floors yourself.

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Topics: floor cleaning