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Remove Nail Polish Stains From Upholstery

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Have you ever accidentally knocked over an open bottle of nail polish while painting your nails or perhaps your kid accidentally knocked it over while playing, well here is a great solution for removing those nail polish stains from your upholstery or any other fabric. Take the nail polish stained piece of fabric and place the stain face down on a couple sheets of paper towel. Blot the fabric with acetone, it should transfer the nail polish onto the paper towel. * Be sure to check first if your upholstery contains acetate, silk, wool or rayon, if it does do…

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Home Made Carpet Cleaning Solutions

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Cleaning or removing a stain from your carpet / rug can be quite difficult and you may not have the time in between the moment you accidentally stained the carpet / rug to the time that you will be having guests over to book a professional carpet cleaner to come over. You could always try to run out and rent a carpet cleaning machine but after the rental fee, special shampoo to use in the machine, etc. it can get quite pricey. Here are a few easy to make, home made carpet cleaning solutions that you can quickly make and…

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How To Get Honey Out Of Your Upholstery

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Honey tends to get very sticky as it begins to dry making it even harder to remove from your upholstery so it is recommended to follow these steps as soon as possible for the best results. 1. If there is an excess amount of spilt honey, scrape as much of it off as you can. 2. Turn the fabric inside out (if it can be removed) and run cold water over it in attempt to flush out as much of the left over honey as possible. 3. Before washing the honey stained item, pretreat the stain with a laundry prewash…

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Tips To Help Keep Your Carpet Clean This Summer

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In the summer, carpets get quite dirty from all the activities going on such as: Family Visits Cookouts Children home from School all day Luckily professional Carpet Cleaning from Zen Carpet Cleaning can help keep those carpets looking like new, no matter what all your carpet may go through. Here are also some great tips to help keep the carpet as clean as possible:   Shoes Off An easy way to help keep dirt off your indoor carpets is by asking all family members and visitors to remove their shoes as they enter your home. Most people know what a…

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How To Remove Wine From Your Carpet

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How to get a wine stain out of your carpet The holidays are a magical time of year where family and loved ones come together to celebrate and be merry. But sometimes, in the midst of all the magic, tragedy occurs. While someone is passionately recounting a story, they spill their wine all over your carpet. Or maybe, you’re the culprit of the devastating crime. Don’t fret, Zen Carpet Cleaning is here for you. Things happen, wine spills, but that’s no reason to become a Scrooge! Here are some tips on how to remove a wine stain from your carpet

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How to Take Care of a Viscose Rug

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Caring for and maintaining a viscose rug Viscose, also known as Rayon, is a rather temperamental type of fibre. Because it’s a plant-based fibre, it can easily mimic the look of other carpets such as cotton or silk. However, being plant-based also means it’s rather weak, and therefore more susceptible to wear and tear. That’s why it’s important to know how to maintain our viscose rugs. Zen Carpet Cleaning has provided you with a list of tips to ensure you’re not throwing out your rug just months after purchasing it.

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Upholstery Trends

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The latest upholstery trends.                                  Last week, Zen Carpet Cleaning provided you with a list of the latest rug and carpet trends. However, we know that your upholstery is just as important. A chair or a couch is not only essential to most rooms in the house, they’re also a reflection of a home’s character and overall ambiance. Interior decorating can be hard. Making final decisions about how you want your home decorated is not an easy task, especially if you don’t have a good…

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Cleaning pet hair of your upholstery

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Pets are cute and friendly, they amuse us, they are another member of our family, they listen to our stories. No matter the reason we have a pet, one thing we cannot escape: pet hair. We do love them, but not when all that hair is on our couch, on our furniture, on our clothes or our food. This doesn’t mean we have to give up on them, there are plenty of solutions out there that can reduce the amount of hair we collect in our house. First, one of the most important things, is knowing when your pet is…

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Tips and tricks on cleaning upholstery with natural fabrics, remove stains and check tag code

Upholstery natural fabrics – cleaning tips

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Cleaning your upholstery fabric can be tricky. It is important to know what kind of fabric is your upholstery made out of: natural fabric or synthetic? Furthermore, you need to know how the upholstery fabric has been treated. Check the tag and you’ll find all the information necessary. Each piece of furniture you buy will have on it’s tag one of the following letters: W, S, S/W and X; each representing a specific way of cleaning the fabric.

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