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Myths And Facts About Carpet Cleaning

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Your carpet is one of the biggest investments you have made in your home and because carpets are so pricey you always want to make sure it gets the proper cleaning and treatment that it deserves to help make it last as long as possible. Lots of people look online to finding the best ways to help make their carpet last but with so much information out there and so many websites, it is hard to tell what are myths and facts about carpet cleaning. So to help you out, our professionally trained carpet cleaning Vancouver technicians have decided to…

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The Preparation Work Behind Carpet Cleaning

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Carpet Cleaning may sound like it is a simple task where the company you hire shows up and just uses a commercial steam vacuum to clean the carpet but in reality, there is a lot of preparation work behind it. Here is a list of a few stuff you can do to help prepare your home so that your Carpet Cleaner can get down to the cleaning faster and to ensure he has more time to focus on the cleaning itself. Temporarily move all toys, plants and anything else that can be easily moved from any carpeted areas that the Carpet…

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How To Clean A Wool Rug

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The best way to ensure your wool rug lasts a long time is to ensure that it is vacuumed quite often as dust and dirt tend to gradually damage the fibres causing wear and tear. There is no such thing as using a special vacuum, they all do the same job but it is recommended that you avoid using the power brush head as they can damage the fibres. Instead use a head attachment with none moving parts such as the ones you would use on your upholstery or drapes and gently suck the dirt away. It is also recommended…

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How To Remove Pet Stains From Your Carpet

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Do you have a new pet that isn’t house trained yet or perhaps you’re taking care of a friend’s pet who is house trained but has gotten a bit confused being in a new home and ended up leaving some pet stains on your carpet? We have a great little cleaning hack to remove those pet stains using items you can usually find in your home.   What you will need: Baking Soda Vinegar   * Be sure to follow the steps below and add on the items in the exact order that we explain or you will end up…

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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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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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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 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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