Keeping the house tidy is a primary concern for many of us. This is why keeping the carpet clean is so important in any household. Having clean carpet should be a homeowner’s goal because it’s important for their family’s health.Here are some simple strategies any homeowner can try to keep their carpet clean. · Try home-made remedies Common household items can be used for regular cleanings. Examples include solutions made with vinegar and water or lemon juice with water for removing stains. Baking soda can be used to remove odors. Sprinkle a thin layer on your carpet and leave it for about ten minutes, then use a vacuum to extract. Removing […]
Keep Ice Melt From Ruining Your Carpets And Floors Your carpets and floors don’t look as nice at the end of the winter season. Would you believe Ice Melt, and salts are largely to blame for this? Salts, sand and other materials we use to keep from falling get scattered all over the place, and every time you get into your car or walk into your home these potentially harmful chemicals are tracked in. What Ice Melt Can Do To Carpet and Rugs ! Your first line of defense! Vacuuming. By vacuuming throughly the salt or sand crystals will not […]
Fall One of my Favorite Time Of The Year While I have to admit I have ulterior motives for this statement ( my birthday being one of them ) Fall has to be one of the best times of the year to get your carpets and floors cleaning, refreshed or restored Low humidity, this means your carpets and floor will dry faster Chances are open doors now does not affect any cooling or heating bills Your home is less crowded, Kids, grand kids or spouses are back to school and work. Your already going fall cleaning to prepare for the […]
Getting Red Wine Out of Your Carpet and Rugs While we enjoy our time with friends family and friends accidents are bound to happen here is one tip for helping you out. The most important aspect of removing wine stains is reaction time. The faster you respond to and address a spill the better your chances of completely removing it. The first thing you want to do is extract as much of the wine from your carpet as possible. For this you can either use a shop vac or, if you don’t own one, a clean stack of paper towels. With […]
Hot Humid Summer Days Activate Odors in Your Carpet, Upholstery and Rugs !!! Here Is Why Humidity reactivates odors. Drink spills, pet stains, soil from shoes– they all have odor causing bacteria. They linger in your carpet, rugs, and upholstery until they are rinsed out. Urine problems have alkaline crystals that eventually dry up after several months. When a humid day kicks in, you’ll smell the odor again. The odors can linger for years. What happens when you spill a drink like coffee? Sugars are embedded in the fibers. Tannin and dyes in the drink bond to the fibers as well. […]
Why Clean InThe Winter? You Can Save More Money. The winter is traditionally a slower time of the year for carpet and floor cleaning no matter where you are, but in the north east it is especially true. Most carpet and floor cleaning companies will offer the best deals of the year just to keep their staff busy! Hey !!! Don’t tell anyone but we at Hebert’s we are slower then the summer time rush too!