SHORT STOP CHEM-DRY BLOG
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, Clinton Township, Shelby Township, Macomb, Harrison Township, Chesterfield, Warren, St Clair Shores, Grosse Pointe, Harper Woods and the surrounding communities.
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
Tile and stone is an important part of many homes. It's often found in the kitchen, bathrooms, entryway, and more. Beautiful tile can make a home beautiful, but dirty tile only detracts from a home's appearance. In order to keep your tile clean, it's important to seal...read more
Spring cleaning is the perfect time to work on alleviating your allergies. Many allergens lurk around the house, making your symptoms worse. Luckily, you can remove them from your home and breathe easier. Here are the steps to spring clean for your allergies. 1. Know...read more
Area rugs are just carpet, right? And so they can be cleaned by a normal carpet cleaner just like carpet, right? Wrong! Don't worry if you thought this though; many people do. The truth is that area rugs are very different than carpets, and thus need to be cleaned...read more
You buy a beautiful rug for your home. It matches your decor perfectly and exactly fills up that awkward bare space on the floor. However, you have it for only a few months and notice it's already starting to look dingy. You realize that it's in an area where a lot of...read more
We know that spring is typically the season know for deep cleaning--it is called "spring cleaning" for a reason. However, winter is typically the season where people get sick more easily and thus more germs are around. Why then, don't we deep clean our homes in the...read more
Cold, Flu, Allergies: Can You Tell the Difference? Now that fall is here and the weather is getting colder and wetter, many people assume every sniffle or cough is a cold or the flu. After all, it is the beginning of flu season. However, many people dismiss the...read more
We've all spilled food on the carpet, or watched our kids drop a full cup of red juice right on the clean carpet. And somehow, our carpet is full of little spots and stains that we have no idea where they came from. Wouldn't it be nice if you prevent your carpet from...read more
At Short Stop Chem-Dry, we're dedicated to helping our customers have cleaner, healthier homes. That's why we've put together this list of surprising spots that most people (even the tidiest!) forget to clean! Quickly clean up these spots and you'll have a healthy...read more
Is your child an artist who ends up decorating your floor and not the paper too often? Or maybe you're repainting a room and drip onto the carpet. There are a lot of ways that paint can end up on carpet. Luckily, paint is one of the easiest things to remove before it...read more
Macomb County & Wayne County, Michigan. Including: Clinton Township, Shelby Township, Utica, Macomb, Harrison Township, Chesterfield, New Baltimore, Warren, St Clair Shores, Grosse Pointe, Grosse Pointe Woods, Grosse Pointe Farms, Harper Woods & Detroit.