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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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Signs Of A Quality Carpet

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Anyone can just go out and purchase a carpet for their home but if you want to get your monies worth and select a carpet that is made of high-quality material that will be able to last quite some time then here are some things to look for. Quality: Bend the carpet sample backwards, if you can see the backing easily then it is a low-density carpet that will crush more easily. Weight: The carpet must have at least a 34 to 40-ounce face weight. The face weight is the number of ounces of fibre per square yard. The range…

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How To Choose The Right Carpet

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Shopping for a carpet is a lot like shopping for a car, it is a huge financial investment, there are tons of different typess to choose from and you often end up dealing with high-pressure salespeople who will just try to sell you the most expensive carpet on the market instead of the one best suited to your home. In order to help you make the right purchase, we are going to teach you the basics of what type of home each carpet has been created for.   Nylon outperforms all other fibres in durability, resilience and easy maintenance. This is…

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How To Clean A Microfiber Couch

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A microfiber couch is one of the best types of couches to have in your home, pet hair doesn’t stick to it, it doesn’t stain too easily plus it is pretty easy to clean. The only real problem of owning a microfiber couch is that water causes terrible watermarked stains. In order to help you avoid these stains, we are sharing one of our greatest cleaning strategies. What will you need? White Cloth Rubbing Alcohol Spray Bottle Deodorising Wipes (Baby Wipes also works fine) Hard Bristle Scrubbing Brush Hair Dryer Instructions: Fill the spray bottle with rubbing alcohol and spray…

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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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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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How To Remove Alcohol Stains

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We have all accidentally spilled our alcoholic beverage and ended up staining one of our upholsteries, it doesn’t matter if it was one of the couch pillows covers, the couch itself or maybe even a table cloth, it still can be quite a headache to remove especially if it is a glass of red wine, darker colored alcohol such as bourbon, tequila or dark rum or a colorful mixed cocktail. Here is a great Cleaning Tip to help remove that alcohol stain: Let the stained fabric soak in cool water for about a half hour. Use a laundry stain remover to…

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