A technology that was developed for use in outer space may now help zap dirt and allergens in your home. It's yet another case where "rocket science" has come home to improve life on earth. The technology, an X-ray analyzer "gun" used on Space Shuttle Discovery, has been adapted to measure exactly how much soil cleaning products remove from carpet. That's good news for homeowners because this technology is being used to keep today's durable stain-resistant rugs cleaner and help them last eve........ Read More
With the invention of Carpet, the invention of a Carpet cleaning machine was not far away. The first hand held Carpet cleaning machine was designed and tested in the 1860’s in Chicago, while the first power operated vacuum machine was invented in the early 1900’s by an English man named H. Cecil Booth. At around the same time as H. Cecil Booth’s invention, a man by the name of James Murray Spangler came up with his own vacuum cleaner invention, which he later sold to his cousin Hoover. As........ Read More
The process of steam cleaning your carpet involves hot water being fed to a spray extraction tool or wand, coupled to a pump vacuum power unit. The cleaning solution is injected under pressure deep into the carpet through water jet nozzles. The water will then penetrate the fiber all the way down to the backing. This action will loosen any embedded soil, remove oil and grease deposits, and get your carpet cleaner than it has ever been. There are many types and makes of stea........ Read More
If you own a carpet cleaning business you know that it is a business with ups and downs. It is definitely a seasonable business. It is on average 6 months of boom, 3 months of average and 3 months of slow times. It does not have to be this way however. Read this article for some tips on diversifying your business. The first way that you can diversify your business for more stability is to add commercial business. Commercial carpet cleaning unlike residential carpet cleaning is not seasonal. T........ Read More
Folks who have carpets and area rugs know that cleaning is crucial to enjoy you're rug for a long time . It also guards the visual aspect of the carpet looking new and unstained. There are a lot of ways used to clean carpet and rugs specified steam cleaning or the dry method. Steam cleaning is the most general method since it extracts the liquid shampoo which is employed for cleaning. Almost all carpet stains are really not that hard to get out, and a carpet fixing liquid will do the job easi........ Read More
You spent a lot of money for your carpeting. It makes perfect sense to take care of it. These days everything seems to be getting better and better… your carpet cleaning chemical is no different. There are many carpet cleaning chemicals available on the market today, and the correct choice depends on the job you need done. Carpet cleaning chemicals can be loosely divided into four categories, according to their function: cleaning, controlling or counteracting odors, protecting and sealing, an........ Read More
Did you know that quite a few of the common household cleaning agents you would normally reach for to clean a carpet stain will actually damage your carpet forever? Did you know that clear liquid detergents are better for carpet stain removing than opaque ones? How about this: When blotting to clean a carpet stain, should you work outward or inward? Check out the tips for cleaning carpet stains below. You'll be surprised how enlightening they are, and how much sense they make. TIPS FOR CLEAN........ Read More
You can use all the carpet cleaning tips in the world, and guess what? You still probably can't get your carpet as clean on your own as a professional carpet cleaner can. On the other hand, who needs perfection? The tips here will help you get that carpet clean enough.
Heat helps! Above 118 degrees fahrenheit, every 18 degrees higher changes chemical reactivity by 100%. Hot water extraction cleaning is done between 150 and 200 degrees. Is that too technical? The point is not only that hot wa........ Read More
Cleaning your own carpet can be a great way to save money. If not done properly however you can end up with quite a mess. This article will give you some tips on using a carpet cleaning rental on your home's carpets.
Are you considering opening a carpet and upholstery cleaning business? If so you should read this article for some reasons that you should consider it. It might help you make up your mind so keep reading. One reason to start a carpet cleaning business is for the independence. To an extent you are able to set your own hours. Yes, you have to work when your customers want their carpet cleaned but if you want to schedule a three day weekend off once a month or go on a vacation every three month........ Read More
Carpets have been around since time immemorial and so have carpet cleaning methods. However, new methods of professional carpet cleaning have given rise to a lot of myths related to carpet cleaning which dissuade people from getting and keeping their carpets clean. A dirty carpet is not just full of dust and grime; it is a breeding spot for germs and diseases. In fact, dirty carpets pollute the air inside your house resulting in a number of ailments that your family might suffer from. Therefore,........ Read More
No matter how much care you take of your carpet, there comes a day when it demands a professional carpet cleaning. It is true that keeping your carpet coated with Scotchgard and cleaning spills the moment they occur will keep your carpet cleaner for a long time, but eventually a time will come when your carpet will need to be properly cleaned using steaming and hot water extraction methods. You might be shifting out of a house or planning to throw a grand party and a major decision you might fin........ Read More
If you run a carpet cleaning business you know that it can be tough to get customers. It does not matter how good of a carpet cleaner you are if you can not get customers. Thousands of good carpet cleaners are no longer in business because they could not do just that. If you would like to attract new customers, read this article and learn a little about internet advertising and what it can do for you. Internet advertising is the future. No longer do customers look to the phone book for carpet........ Read More
Carpet steam cleaners use a variety of different carpet cleaning equipment. There are gas powered truck mounted machines, electric truck mounted machines and electric portable machines. This article will provide you with the basic differences between these machines.
Tip 1 Make sure that you get a deep cleaning of the carpet as often as it is needed. To achieve a clean carpet, you'll need to have it cleaned by a professional or you'll need to use a deep cleaning machine. There are advantages and disadvantages to this method, although a thorough cleaning is needed every six months or so. Tip 2 Keep your eye out for spills and take care of them in a quick manner to keep your carpet clean. Simply using water on a spill will help most of them......... Read More
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