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Removing Set In Carpet Stains With An Iron

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Did you know you can easily remove set in carpet stains only using an iron and a simple to make cleaning solution that you can make from common household items? Here’s how to do it. Ingredients: White Vinegar Water Spray Bottle Old Light Colored Towel Add 1 part white vinegar to 3 parts water in a spray bottle, mix it up good. Spray the stain with the solution then lay an old, light-colored towel on top of the stain. Apply the iron, on the highest steam setting, over the towel and watch the stain transfer from your carpet to your…

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How to Clean Different Types of Flooring in Your Home

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Confused about which cleaning method is best for you floor? Some cleaning solutions can work wonders on one kind of floor and wreak havoc on another. We thought we’d make it that little bit easier. So whatever your floor type, check out our top tips on how to keep them ship-shape. Carpets and Tiles Regular vacuuming is essential for carpets, as it prevents loose dirt and grit from working into the carpet pile where it will damage the fibres. Upright vacuum cleaners are best, especially those with revolving brushes to dislodge embedded dirt. Use the suction head for loop-pile carpets,…

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Advantages of Darker Color Carpets

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Carpets are available in all types of colors in the market. There are lighter colors as well as darker ones. Lighter color carpets include colors of blue, light brown, golden etc while darker colors comprise of maroon, dark brown and all other darker shades of any color. All these types of carpets have their unique characteristics and all look beautiful and elegant when used with good creative decorative surroundings. Decorative surroundings include, the furniture, curtains and other decorative material which you like to put on the carpets. Among all these colors, people mostly use dark colors in carpets due to…

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Cleaning Spinach Dip Stains From Your Carpet

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Cleaning the stains and spots on your carpet can be a very big challenge for many homeowners. It is really tough to do this yet it is very important if you want to preserve the way that your carpet looks. Stains on the carpet happen for a number of reasons but the main issues that homeowners are dealing with come from food stains. Spilling food on the carpet can be a major pain so knowing how to clean it up properly is essential. One kind of carpet cleaning problem that homeowners don’t want to face is getting spinach dip stains…

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How to Remove Spoiled Milk Smell

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The odor of spoiled milk is traditionally very difficult to remove. Fortunately, there are some relatively simple and inexpensive solutions. The sooner you clean the smelly spot, the greater your chances of restoring a fresh scent to your room, house, refrigerator, and house-on-wheels. Aside from that, the smell of spoiled milk can be quite hard to remove on your clothes, especially your baby’s clothes, since babies have frequent access to milk and are most likely to spill milk on their clothes. Baby clothes can be expensive and the kids grow out of them before they can possibly wear them. Often…

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How Soon Should You Have Your New Carpet Cleaned?

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Let’s say you buy a new pair of jeans and start wearing them every day. How soon should you wash them for the first time? If you normally wash a particular pair of jeans once-a-week, should you wait one month before washing the first time? Of course not. So why do people wait two or three years or longer before getting their carpet cleaned for the first time when normally they have their carpet cleaned every year or two? I’m glad you asked because I know the answer! Back in the 1960’s, professional carpet cleaners used high ph shampoo to…

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The Benefits Of Carpet Cleaning

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Carpets are a highly popular flooring option for homes because they’re warm and soft and make the whole family feel welcome and at home. Clean carpets are central to this feeling, and vacuuming, even as frequently as once a week, isn’t enough to keep carpets truly clean through the wearing activities of the day. Regular home life demands a lot from carpets, and professional carpet cleaning is the best way to keep them in great condition. There are many benefits of carpet cleaning, not the least of which is that it contributes to the great feeling everyone gets from walking…

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The Importance of a Vacuum Cleaner

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One definite requirement to cleaning the house is and always has been the vacuum cleaner. Believe it or not, there is a more effective cleaning system than the same vacuum which has been around for so many years. It is the central vacuum cleaner and they are becoming common in a lot of homes. It has a stronger suction that provides a greater cleaning ability. With the central vacuum, dust and debris are sucked into the unit because it is located in the central position of the house. The bag isn’t being carried around with the unit like the portable…

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Removing Spaghetti Stains From Carpet

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Spaghetti sauce is one of the most difficult stains to remove. Most people have probably ended up with spaghetti stains on their shirt and pants. The problem with spaghetti sauce is the acidic red color from the tomatoes. Although, this is a natural dye it can be quite difficult to remove from just about anything. Most clothing is made from natural materials (cotton, wool etc…) and will soak up the dye in tomatoes. This applies to more natural carpet fibers (wool carpet) and will be more difficult to remove. The bottom line is that natural dyes adhere to natural fabrics,…

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Carpet Sweepers Vs Vacuum Cleaners – Which Is Best?

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If you’ve ever wondered what the best solution is for cleaning the flooring in your home, then chances are you may have thought about both the carpet sweeper and the vacuum cleaner. Here is a comparison between carpet sweepers and vacuum cleaners. Size When it comes to the difference between carpet sweepers and vacuum cleaners based on size, the difference is obvious. The sweeper is much smaller than the vacuum for the simple reason that the sweeper is usually needed for much smaller cleanup tasks. The much larger traditional vacuum cleaner is more beneficial in situations where there are much…

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