Proper Cleaning Techniques For Most Water-Based Spots

The wrong carpet spotting technique can cause more damage than do good. In fact it doesn’t matter how good your cleaning agent performs, improper technique will almost always ensure the spot will return and in most cases...

Stiff Carpet Syndrome. The Cause, The Cure.

Have you ever experienced a stiff carpet (feels like you are walking on bubble wrap or Styrofoam peanuts) after it was cleaned and when you called to inquire why it is stiff you are told it will soften after you vacuum. What Causes Carpet Crunchiness? Soap residue...

What’s That Smell? Questions and Answers About Carpet Odor

Q. Why do pet odors seem to be stronger in the Spring and Summer than in the Fall and Winter? A. Heat and moisture are the main contributors to activating pet odors in carpets. Alkaline salts from body fluids remain attached to the carpet fibers once...

What to Do When Spots Reappear in Your Carpet

Have you ever had a spot that  starts out the size of a dime and ends up being the size of a small plate. Why does the spot go away and then reappear? How can it show back up even larger than it was last week? Lets think about carpet cleaning in general. When the...

Cleaning Oriental Rugs

Oriental rugs are generally made of wool and are extremely durable and consistently outperform other materials. Unlike other fibers, wool is much more resilient, cleans better and stays clean longer. How Often to Clean and Oriental Rug Proper cleaning brings out the...