Are There Actually Different Types of Carpet Padding?

• Question: I never realized carpet padding was that important. What kind should I look for? • Answer: The general rule of thumb when it comes to carpet padding is: buy the best quality you can afford. The carpet padding … Continued

For The Diehard DIY – Carpet Cleaning Tips

If you’re going to do your carpets yourself, it’s a good idea to send your family away for much of the day, and keep your pets outside. It’s also a good idea to pick a sunny, dry day to clean … Continued

What Does “Wet Cleaning” My Carpet Mean?

For years, cleaning your carpet has meant “shampooing” your carpet, and it actually is somewhat similar to shampooing your hair. Rug shampoo and hot water are scrubbed into the carpet with a rug-cleaning machine, which agitates the fibers, working the … Continued

What Does “Dry Cleaning” My Carpet Mean?

There are two kinds of carpet cleaning methods, dry cleaning and wet cleaning, and each have pro’s and con’s, as well as reasons why one or the other may be the best choice in certain situations. Whether you hire a … Continued

Why Is It Important To Deep Clean My Carpet?

Regularly deep cleaning carpets helps to keep them looking newer, longer. Dirt is gritty, and over time it can be ground into the carpet backing and fibers, which degrades the color and breaks down the fibers. The result is that … Continued

Why Should I Have My Air Ducts Cleaned?

Should I have my Air Ducts Cleaned? The Environmental Protection recommends that air ducts be cleaned as needed, and there are factors that dictate that you should have your ventilation system checked on a fairly regular basis, especially in situations … Continued

How Does Air Duct Cleaning Work?

There are two ways of cleaning your air ducts, and both are equally effective, and both require a trained and qualified technician to do the right way. One system is connected into the air ducting to provide suction, and then … Continued