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Why Hire Professional Carpet Cleaners?

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Even though you clean your carpet very often, there is still dirt and germs that end up embedded deep into the carpet and require professional carpet cleaners to handle it. It is recommended to have your carpet get a deeper cleaning by professionals at least once a year, two to three times per year if your carpet sees high amounts of traffic on a daily basis. The number of advantages of getting a deep carpet cleaning by professionals is as followed: Professional Carpet Cleaners are well equipped with the right equipment, proven products and the best cleaning formulas to tackle…

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Home Made Carpet Cleaner and Deodorizer

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If you think those Carpet Cleaner and Deodorizers are way too expensive, we got a great little home-made solution you can make for cheap and does wonders for your carpets. It is also a great way to get rid of those smelly pet odours that tend to hang around. All you will need for this solution is some Corn Meal and some Borax. Mix 2 cups of Corn Meal with 1 cup of Borax in a mason jar or any other type of container and you are done, you have made yourself a great homemade carpet cleaner. If you want…

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Removing Carpet Glue From Concrete Floors

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After removing a carpet from your concrete floor you will find bits of flooring adhesive underneath which was originally used to hold the carpet in place. If you plan on leaving the concrete floor bare then you will need to remove the glue as dirt tends to stick to it. We will show you an eco-friendly solution you can use to remove the carpet glue. What will you need? Scraper Push Broom Cooking Pot Water Pot Holder Rain Boots Safety Eye Goggles Vacuum If there are any carpet remnants left on your floor, scrape it off using a heavy-duty scraper,…

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Get Rid Of Set In Carpet Stains

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If you have a stain that has been set in your carpet for as long as you can remember and just couldn’t remove it no matter how hard you tried. Here is a great and quick little trick for removing those set in carpet stains. All you will need is: spray bottle vinegar water light-colored towel clothes iron First spray the stained area with a solution of vinegar and water. Afterwards, lay an old light-colored towel over the stain. Finally take out your clothes iron and iron the towel on the highest steam setting. The stain should begin to transfer…

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How To Care For Your Carpet After Flood Damage

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If you are the victim of a broken water pipe and your carpet has gotten flood damage, we have an easy way for you to remedy the situation all by yourself. All you will need is a Carpet Shampooing Machine and a hair dryer or fan. The first step is to move all objects that are sitting on top of the wet carpet so you have a large empty space to work in. After you have moved all furniture, bring in the carpet shampooing machine, set it to suck the water in only, do NOT activate the shampooer feature) and…

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Carpet Buying Tips

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Nothing feels better than the feeling of carpet under your feet plus it provides a safe, comfy spot for the kids to play on. But with so many different color, materials and designs available nowadays it can be quite difficult to choose the best option for your home. Some carpets require frequent cleaning which may not be an option if you have a busy daily schedule and some even may affect your health. Here are some great tips to follow when buying a new carpet for your home.

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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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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 andĀ maintainingĀ 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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