Fresh, Clean, Healthy Carpet: Four Recommendations
If you are thinking about having your carpets cleaned, we gladly offer these four recommendations: Recommendation #1: Make a commitment to get your carpets cleaned. The longer they remain dirty, the sooner they’ll wear out. It isn’t just dirt, either … unclean carpets can harbor pollen, fungus, chemicals, and dust mites, all of which can […]
Which Method Cleans Carpets Best?
Rug Care and Cleaning, Part 1 Without a doubt, a wet wash done by hand, is the safest, most effective, and time-honored way of cleaning rugs. Everything looks better after a good bath … even rugs! There’s a big difference between someone who jumps in a tub and scrubs and rinses off the dirt and soap and […]
Clean Carpets and Your Healthy Home
Viruses, germs, and bacteria can be a hardy lot. Thanks to “microbial adhesion,” viruses and bacteria like Norwalk (stomach flu) and some types of Salmonella can survive on an uncleaned carpet for a month or more. In addition, some of these little nasties – like Campylobacter – transfer almost immediately by contact, so say goodbye […]