What You Should Know About Carpet Cleaning and COVID-19

By: bchauveau Tuesday March 24, 2020 comments

What You Should Know About Carpet Cleaning and COVID-19

The importance of washing hands, social distancing, and staying home when sick has been well-communicated but another aspect of not spreading COVID-19 is keeping a clean (and germ-free) home or office. While it’s imperative that we are careful while out and about, what’s lingering in our carpets, fabrics, and surfaces at home is just as important. CDC Recommendations In this crazy time of information (and misinformation) it is essential to turn to reliable sources of information to get your questions answered. When it... Read More


Champion Clean - Putting Together a Plan for Keeping Your Home Clean

By: bchauveau Sunday March 1, 2020 comments

Champion Clean - Putting Together a Plan for Keeping Your Home Clean

Cleaning is not fun by any stretch of the imagination. But it is one of those things that absolutely must be done so you don’t wind up being buried in an avalanche of kids’ toys, pet hair, and dust. Unfortunately, many people aren’t sure of how to clean and this can lead to a downward spiral. You may know the routine—you feel so overwhelmed by everything that has to be done that you let the cleaning slide. You say that you will get to it when you have time. But when the time comes, you’ve just created more work for yourself... Read More


Champion Clean - Avoiding Common Vacuum Mistakes

By: bchauveau Sunday February 2, 2020 comments

When it comes to household cleaning, I think that vacuuming is the most hated chore, possibly only exceeded by dusting. But what is worse than not vacuuming at all is vacuuming the wrong way. Here are tips that can elevate your vacuuming game and help to preserve your carpets longer and keep them looking better: Dust First — I know, no one really likes dusting. But it makes a lot of sense to do this first before you vacuum. When you dust, the dust isn’t magically trapped into the duster. It simply goes into the air and then... Read More


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





Archives


Subscribe

rss