Carpet Cleaning

How to maintain a vibrant carpet?

Posted on October 10, 2017 at 2:17 pm

Carpets can certainly show their age if they are not kept well maintained, and that can certainly be the case when it comes to brightly coloured carpets too.

You may find a lovely vibrant carpet for your home, only to find it faded, stained and well lifeless in no time at all. Carpet maintenance in key to keeping your vibrant carpet looking like new in years to come.

You should vacuum your carpet every other day to clear it of dust and debris, and prevent any dirt getting deep into the pile. Getting your carpet deep cleaned once or twice a year is best practice, as it not only clears the dirt hidden away but it disinfects it too, keeping allergens at bay. Cleaning spills as soon as possible is the best way to prevent any long term stains.

Having large windows can certainly be a blessing, however too much sunlight onto your vibrant carpet can cause the colour to fade. Simply draw your curtains during the peak sun to help prevent this being an issue.

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Here is why stain resistant carpets are great for children bedrooms

Posted on July 29, 2017 at 9:27 am

From running around the house with dirty shoes to spilling food and drinks, it’s a tad difficult to control children when they are playing. Even worse is the fact that it’s the carpet that bears the brunt of all spillages- and consequently your wallet. As far as the rules for treating stains go, the sooner you work on the stain the better for the aesthetic value of the carpet. However, what if you are in a different room or are working on something urgent thus not available to clean immediately?

Luckily, advancements in the carpet industry have led to development of stain resistant carpets that work to easily remove stains without excessive scrubbing. These carpets contain special chemicals that repel dirt and disable even the stubbornest stains from settling in the carpet thereby making it easy to clean. They are therefore perfect for children bedrooms, living rooms and other areas of the house.

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Maintaining a perfectly fluffy carpet

Posted on August 14, 2016 at 7:51 pm

Whether you have a brand new carpet, one that’s several years old or an expensive rug, it’s important to make sure it’s well looked after. One of the best ways in which you can keep your carpet looking clean and feeling soft is to combine the power of natural and synthetic cleaning agents. Baking powder and salt are almost scentless and they are natural cleaning products. Spreading any salt on a stained area for a minimum of 30 minutes allows the natural cleaning agents to kick in and loosen the stain. You can then go in with your carpet cleaning solution to finish the job. Tough stains can ruin a carpet if they’re not dealt with fast, and you don’t need to waste money on expensive items, you probably have all the tools you need in your kitchen cupboard right now. Make sure you maintain your carpet in the future, you’ll be amazed at how clean you can make it.

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Buying a stain resistant carpet

Posted on December 18, 2015 at 10:59 pm

It’s something we could have only ever dreamed of years ago, but it’s now a reality. We can now buy stain resistant carpets! That’s right, you can now spill a glass of red wine on your carpet, only to find that it hasn’t stained it at all. Well, almost…

Stain resistant carpets are easier to clean, but they still need to be washed thoroughly. By stain resistant, we essentially mean resistant against stains when cleaned thoroughly with water. It’s a great option if you have children or pets where spills are common, and rather than having to call out the professional, you can quickly rinse the carpet out and voila, it’s clean! Say goodbye to expensive carpet cleaning equipment, and say hello to a beautifully engineered carpet. Stain resistant products do cost a little more than your average, but they’re certainly worth an investment if they protect you against spills for years to come!

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Easy Carpet Cleaning

Posted on December 11, 2015 at 1:36 pm

Carpeting in a home can add warmth and comfort like no other floor covering. On the coldest of winter days, carpet can help to keep your feet warm. It adds padding as you walk and is slip resistant. Without proper care, carpeting can become dirty and smelly. Also, dust mites, a major cause of allergy problems can set up a breeding and feeding station in dirty carpets. Nottingham carpet cleaning services can help to keep your carpets clean. You should call for this service at least twice every year.

Not all carpet cleaning services offer the same type of carpet cleaning Nottingham. The correct method for your carpet will depend on several factors, including the type of traffic on your carpet whether you have children or pets, and if allergies are a problem. With any of these factors, the method of carpet cleaning may need to change.

Before agreeing to any type of carpet cleaning, be sure that the method is compatible with your carpets. Nottingham carpet cleaning professionals will be able to tell you the best method for your particular carpets or rugs. The most common forms of carpet cleaning include shampooing, foam cleaning, dry cleaning and steam cleaning. The fifth type of carpet cleaning is the bonnet method. However, it is reserved for cleaning commercial carpets and should not be used in your home.
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