Difference Between Steam Cleaning and Hot Water Extraction

Professional Carpet Cleaning

The terms steam cleaning and hot water extraction are often used interchangeably these days, but the truth is that they’re two different carpet and/or upholstery cleaning processes. The two methods use different water temperatures and different cleaning solutions depending on the process. Before having your carpets or rugs cleaned professionally, it’s a good idea to understand the difference between steam … Read More

Breathe Easier with Professional Carpet Cleaning

Woman Sneezing Because of Dirty Carpets

Spring brings blooming flowers and the return of greener scenery. Unfortunately, it also brings seasonal allergies that can make breathing outside problematic and cause air quality issues in your home. Controlling allergies and asthma begins inside the home, and when you reduce the allergens inside, it helps you and your family breathe easier through every season. Biggest allergy and asthma … Read More

Unique Spring Cleaning Ideas for Your Closet

Closet Cleaning for Spring

The early warm weather has everyone already pulling out their spring clothing, and it’s the perfect time to do a bit of spring cleaning to make room for new fashions in your closet. The clothes you’ve had in storage all winter will need freshening up with professional dry cleaning or a run through the wash and then it’s time to … Read More

Home Projects You Shouldn’t Do Yourself

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Even though the DIY industry is strong enough to have its own cable networks, there are still some jobs best left to the professionals. Tiling your floor, painting or wallpapering and performing cosmetic updates can help give you feelings of accomplishment and pride in your home, but when you try to take on bigger projects, and they don’t go well, … Read More

Prevent Color Fading on Bedding

Clean Vibrant Bedspread

With the official first day of Spring less than a month away, you’re probably already looking forward to putting the heavy winter comforters away and replacing them with more colorful, lighter weight bedspreads. If your winter or spring bedspreads need dry cleaning before going into or coming out of storage, it’s important to note that their colors may fade from … Read More

Importance of Mattress Cleaning

Clean Mattress

Having your mattress cleaned is even more important than having the carpets and upholstery in your home cleaned. You may believe that a mattress doesn’t need cleaning unless there’s a spill or accident, but the truth is that it requires more regular cleaning because of how often you use it. Reasons to clean a mattress Even if you have a … Read More

Removing Winter Salt from Clothing and Carpets

Remove winter salt from clothing

Along with the cold and threat of snow in winter, you also have to deal with the salt and ice melt used to keep sidewalks, drives and streets free of ice. That salt can find its way onto your clothing and definitely onto your shoes where you then track it into your home and across your carpets and rugs. Salt … Read More

Now’s the Time to Clean your Blankets for the Season

Clean heavy blankets

As the temperatures drop, the blankets and heavy comforters come out as you try to keep warm. If you want those favorite blankets, bedspreads and comforters to last for many years of coziness, you need to take care of them with proper cleaning for their specific fabrics and materials. Nonelectric blankets All blankets require cleaning eventually, especially if you use … Read More

Protect Your Home this Winter

Protect your home this winter

Although the winter weather has been holding off longer than usual this season, it’s always a good idea to prepare your home for colder temperatures. The extended period of milder temperatures offers the perfect opportunity to take care of inside tasks that will keep you warm, safe and cozy all winter long. Clean upholstery and drapes All of the pollen, … Read More

Longevity of Household Fabrics

longevity of household textiles

With proper care and cleaning, fabric-covered household items can last for decades. However, not all furnishings are created equal, and some may only last five years at most. If you don’t want to have to replace items such as bedspreads, bed linens, draperies, table linens, slipcovers and fabric upholstery every few years, it’s best to conduct research before buying new … Read More