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Cleaning Up Protein Shake Stains on the Carpet

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Building a strong and fit body is surely one thing that many men and women desire. It is not easy to accomplish though as you would need to constantly work out as well as eat the right kinds of foods to help you achieve this goal. One drink which many people try to help them get the muscles that they want is protein shakes. It is really healthy and provides the body with a high amount of protein which helps in the muscle’s development and growth. While protein shakes can be very helpful in giving us the right nutrients for…

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Top 5 Reasons Why You Should Choose Carpet Cleaning Services

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When it comes to carpet cleaning for your home, you can either choose to do it yourself or hire a carpet cleaning company. Cleaning the carpet on your own can be a daunting task, especially if the carpet is too large and dirty. Furthermore, you might be too busy to even think about cleaning it yourself. This leaves you with the only one option- looking for carpet cleaning services. Using professional carpet cleaning services basically helps in keeping your carpet new and increases its durability. Below are some reasons why you should consider using professional carpet cleaning services. 1. It’s…

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Basic Rug Cleaning Tips for Food and Drink Spills

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Food and drink spills are among the toughest cleaning problems to deal with for rug owners. It is a common occurrence yet some still do not know the right way to approach cleaning up this kind of a mess. Not knowing the basics of cleaning up food and drink spills can really put rug owners at a disadvantage and their carpets at serious risk of long-term damage. Whether you are having a party at your home or are just eating in the living room, spills can happen without a moment’s notice. This is why learning how to properly clean them…

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How to Check If a Rug Is an Authentic Persian Rug

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Buying an authentic Persian rug is a bright, colourful and stylish way to brighten up your room, whilst also adding a slightly unusual, exotic touch. A genuine, unique, handmade rug will be very hard wearing and should last for years and years, so even though it may have a slightly higher cost than a generic, mass-produced, machine-made piece from the carpet shop, it should last far longer and be a worthwhile investment. However, a United States embargo on Iranian products as of September 2010, prohibiting the import of all Iranian products into America, including rugs, pistachio nuts and caviar has…

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food and drink spills

Basic Rug Cleaning Tips for Food and Drink Spills

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Food and drink spills are among the toughest cleaning problems to deal with for rug owners. It is a common occurrence yet some still do not know the right way to approach cleaning up this kind of mess. Not knowing the basics of cleaning up food and drink spills can really put rug owners at a disadvantage and their carpets at serious risk of long-term damage. Whether you are having a party at your home or are just eating in the living room, spills can happen without a moment’s notice. This is why learning how to properly clean them up…

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Cleaning Up Spilt Vinegar

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Vinegar can be used in a lot of different ways inside your home. It is primarily used as a kitchen ingredient to help make some dishes nice and flavorful. It is also sometimes utilized to remove stains and spots on your clothes or fabric as it can be a really good substitute for commercial cleaning agents. Sadly, if you spill vinegar on the carpet, it can create a spot and leave behind a strong smell which will be unflattering for your carpet. While vinegar is good when combined with water and some other household items to create a cleaning solution,…

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What Not To Do When You Try To Clean Your Leather Upholstery

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Quite a few times people try to clean their own leather upholstery doing stuff they find on other websites and have ended up causing serious damage to their leather furniture. Here is a list of stuff that you should NEVER do to try and clean your leather upholstery. If you feel you are not up to the task of cleaning your upholstery be sure to contact the Carpet Cleaning experts at Zen Carpet Cleaning. 1. Never use bleach to clean your leather, it can stain the upholstery plus it will eventually cause the leather all together to disintegrate on you. 2. Do…

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Tips on Cleaning Car Interiors

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Aside from looking great, having clean interiors can create a healthier environment for the car. It will be safer when your parents or friends ride with you. Even if we clean ourselves every day, if our surroundings are unclean, it will pose a risk to our health. Since we ride our cars to work, to the grocery or even to the mall, it is important that we keep it clean. The interior is the most critical area because it is where we sit throughout the ride. Vacuuming: Take out your floor mats and vacuum the seats as well as the…

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A Guide to Selecting an Outdoor Area Rug That Fits Your Space and Taste

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When setting up your outdoor patio and/or play area one thing that helps accentuate your décor is an outdoor area rug. The materials and technology used in preserving and strengthen these materials used have to lead to outdoor area rugs that are vastly improved in look and durability. Finding the best outdoor area rug to fit your needs patio and play area needs, however, does require some pre-planning. These steps, if taken carefully, will help you in choosing the perfect outdoor area rug for you. 1) Price – A rug could be the perfect material, size and colour but if…

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The 411 On Rug Cleaning

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Rugs can be found in almost every home, office, or any other establishment. They come in various types, materials, and styles. Depending on the rug’s type, the rug’s structure, the materials used to make the rug, the rug’s color, and the amount and kind of dirt or stain in the rug, there are various rug cleaning methods that can be used. Smaller rugs can do with simple hand or regular washing machine wash. The same goes for rugs with simple stains or not much dirt, as well as for rugs made of light fabrics and other materials that are easy…

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