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Welcome to our Carpet Cleaning Blog. We aim to make this blog a resource for those looking for tips and tricks when it comes to maintaining their carpets and furniture and keeping their home clean. We love to post recommendations and ideas for getting the most value out of your carpets and upholstery, so check back often for our latest posts and tips and tricks for cleaning success in Macomb and Wayne Counties, including Detroit and the surrounding communities.
Have you ever stopped to ask yourself just how unhealthy your carpet actually is? If you haven't, you probably should! Your Carpet is Full of Bacteria No one likes to think about it, but it turns out that your carpet is absolutely full of bacteria. On average, there...read more
Rugs add a lot to rooms, from visual interest to softness. However, many people think that you can't use a rug in a small room. This just isn't true. While it can be trickier to find an appropriate rug for a small rug, choosing the right rug can greatly improve the...read more
If you have pets, you have probably experienced a pet urine mess in your carpets at some point or another. These are smelly messes and are often difficult to remove. Just cleaning the mess with a wet towel isn't going to cut it. Here are three different methods for...read more
Almost every home has carpets in it, and all carpets need to be cleaned regularly in order to maintain their appearance, keep them looking great, and keep your home clean and sanitary. Because almost everyone needs carpets cleaning, there are a lot of carpet cleaners...read more
Nowadays, there are online tutorials for doing just about anything yourself. There are a lot of great DIY projects you can tackle yourself, but there are also certain areas of the home that should be maintained by professionals—including your ceramic tile, stone, and...read more
Every year, winter brings with it cold and flu season, and it seems like there is nothing you can do to avoid getting sick. This isn't the case though! Of course there are no guarantees in life, but you can greatly reduce your chance of getting sick if you follow...read more
In the fall, many people experience allergies. However, fall allergies just aren't limited to people. Many animals also experience fall allergies. Some common symptoms of allergies in pets include sneezing, coughing, nasal and eye discharge, excessive scratching or...read more
Area rugs are expensive, we get that. When you invest in an area rug, you want to make sure that they are going to last a long time and look great. In order to do so, you need to make sure that you are taking proper care of your area rugs. Here are our best tips to...read more
Back to school time is a busy time for many families. School schedules can be hectic, especially if you have multiple children in different schools. That's not to mention extracurriculars, such as clubs, sports, music lessons, and more. All of these activities can be...read more
Last month we talked about what to do when your cat has an accident indoors, and this month we're covering dog accidents. We understand that even the best-trained pets pee in the house occasionally, and we're not here to judge. We just want to help you get clean...read more
Cat urine accidents happen to the best of us. Whether you have a kitten just learning how to use the litter box, an older cat with incontinence problems, or just a cat having an off-day, it's a part of pet ownership that happens sometimes. You just need to make sure...read more
Whether you are buying a new home or remodeling your existing home, flooring choices can be greatly impacted if you are a pet owner. For most pet owners, their pets are like children and are an important part of the family. For this reason, it is important to...read more
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