Carpet Care: Scary Carpet Cleaning Myths You Need to Know

By: bchauveau Monday September 30, 2019 comments

One of the beauties of the Internet is the fact that you can find out information on almost anything. Unfortunately, this also means you can get bombarded with a lot of misinformation that can cause you problems. Myths about carpet cleaning abound on the web. There are several stories out there about home remedies for carpet stains and other care tips that can actually not only do nothing, but in some cases, it can damage your flooring. Here are some of the most common myths that you need to know about carpet care: ... Read More


Carpet Care: Do You Use a Carpet Protector?

By: bchauveau Monday September 2, 2019 comments

Often people ask how they can take care of their carpets to ensure they last longer and look better. But that isnt the only reason why you should consider getting a protector for your carpets. There are actually financial reasons why you should consider doing this. There are several different protectors that you can use for your carpet, from runners to clear plastic coverings in a work environment, as well as chemical sealants and protectors such as Scotchgard. But heres why you should use these carpet protectors: Money ... Read More


Champion Clean: Putting Together an Annual Household Cleaning Schedule

By: bchauveau Tuesday July 30, 2019 comments

Champion Clean: Putting Together an Annual Household Cleaning Schedule

Ive yet to meet anyone who actually enjoys cleaning. Its a hassle that most people would like to cut down on in this busy and fast-paced world of ours. But what if I told you there are some cleaning tasks that youre performing more often than you should? Some of these tasks can actually be put on an annual household cleaning schedule and should only be carried out once or twice a year. Lets take a look at the household cleaning tasks you can re-schedule: 1. Oven Cleaning Some people are obsessive about their ovens and will do a... Read More


Carpet Care: What Type of Carpet Do You Have?

By: bchauveau Tuesday June 4, 2019 comments

Taking care of your carpet is a surefire way to increase the longevity of its use. What some people dont take into account, however, is the texture of their carpet. Depending on the texture, different methods of care may be needed in order to not damage the carpet. In general, a carpet is created by looping yarn through a backing material. This is repeated until the desired size of the carpet is reached, creating what is known as a pile. Depending on the size of the pile and whether they are cut or not, each carpet can take on... Read More


New Carpet Basics: How to Care for Your New Floor

By: christineh Tuesday May 7, 2019 comments

New Carpet Basics: How to Care for Your New Floor

Most people who get new carpeting are adamant about preventing spills and keeping it clean. Here are some easy-to-do tips to help you keep that new carpet looking new for as long as you have it. Vacuuming: Its good practice to vacuum your carpet once a week; however that may not be enough. To ensure that ALL of your carpet stays clean, vacuum high traffic areas daily. Doing so keeps the dirt or dust from collecting and soaking into the carpet. Speaking of vacuuming, make sure to spend extra on a quality vacuum cleaner. The... Read More


What's the Right Vacuum for Your Carpet?

By: christineh Tuesday April 30, 2019 comments

What's the Right Vacuum for Your Carpet?

With so many brands and models of vacuums available, choosing the right one can be a bit difficult. Also, different vacuums will benefit different people, and their floors, in different ways. Depending on your needs, budget, and storage space, you can narrow your choices. Luckily, weve got you covered with a list of pros and cons, and where each vacuum should be used. In general, there are two types of vacuum: uprights and cylinders. Uprights are what you normally think of when it comes to a vacuum; its a taller, push style... Read More


Get Your AirBnB Cleaned for Vacation Season

By: christineh Saturday April 27, 2019 comments

Get Your AirBnB Cleaned for Vacation Season

If youre running an AirBnB, chances are youre earning income using your home as a vacation rental. Trying to keep that property booked? Nothing improves your chances better than good reviews. And nothing can kill a positive review faster than having a property that is not clean. With the summer vacation season on the horizon, here are tips for getting your AirBnB ready for renting: SimplifyThe first thing that you want to do is simplify the living space as much as possible so that you can clean more quickly during the gap... Read More


Making Sure Your Carpet Stands the Test of Time

By: christineh Tuesday March 19, 2019 comments

Making Sure Your Carpet Stands the Test of Time

Keeping your carpet clean sometimes seems like an impossible task. With pets, dirt, food, juices, etc. there is always something that wants to get on your carpet. Luckily, there are small things you can do to help keep your carpet clean. Heres our list of five things to help your carpet stand the test of time: This may seem obvious, but vacuuming frequently keeps any dirt or dust from building up and eventually staining your carpet. Making sure to move the furniture around when doing so is a must. This will allow... Read More


Carpet Care: Increasing the Lifespan of Your Carpet

By: christineh Tuesday March 5, 2019 comments

Carpet Care: Increasing the Lifespan of Your Carpet

Whether for your business or your personal life, you want your purchases to last as long as possible. Sure, some people buy a new car every year. But thats for the people who have money to burn. The rest of us will maintain and care for our vehicles so that they will give us years of function. The same should be true of our flooring and carpeting. Buying new carpet for your home or office is a major investment. So just like you would take your car in for regular care and maintenance, you should do the same thing with your... Read More


How to Take Care of a Soft Carpet

By: christineh Tuesday February 5, 2019 comments

How to Take Care of a Soft Carpet

When it comes to carpeting, there have been many different styles and types over the years. But the yellow or orange shag carpeting that your parents or grandparents may have had during the seventies has fallen far out of favor. Instead, many people today want a carpet that makes them feel like they are walking on air with a soft, cushiony feel. Unfortunately, newer fibers and textures also require new cleaning techniques. Heres the best way to handle cleaning a soft carpet: One of the issues with cleaning a soft carpet is... Read More





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