How to Protect Your Floors During the Holidays

How to Protect Your Floors During the Holidays When the holiday season is here, there is always a lot of work and preparation to do. Shopping, presents, and cooking, oh my! One thing you may be overlooking though is preparing your floors for the holiday season. Taking care of the floors is not the first job [...]

Top 8 Reasons To Clean Your Carpets Before Winter

Clean your carpets BEFORE winter? Shouldn't you be waiting until after winter to get your carpets cleaned? They're only going to get dirty with dirt and mud anyway. While it's true that your carpeting is likely to get dirty during the snowy and slushy winter months, that doesn't mean you should just do nothing and let [...]

Tips to Clean Your House Faster Than Ever

Don't spend a whole day cleaning your home! Use these tricks to clean faster and save yourself time to relax on your weekend instead. 15 Tips to Clean Faster Have a System Clean Top to Bottom, Left to Right Squeegee Windows for a Streak-Free Finish Keep Proper Tools at the Ready Get Proactive Dust Without [...]

How to Clean Different Types of Floors

If it's hardwood, linoleum, bamboo, vinyl, cork, tile or laminate, here's a few easy ways to keep your floor looking new and clean. How to clean laminate floors Very few things will harm laminate floors. After all, planks are constructed in sun and light resistant layers to keep that new look for years. You need [...]

The Myths and Facts about Carpet Cleaning

With many products, carpet cleaning methods, and carpet cleaning professionals out there it is easy to receive contradicting information. This can make things overwhelming and confused carpet owners, but it doesn't have to be that way. Since it is necessary that you get the facts straight, we want to share a couple of myths and [...]

Tile and Grout Cleaning Tips

While tile is beautiful, durable, and typically easy to clean, grout can be another story. Its porous nature and location tend to make it a bit more of a challenge to maintain. Check out these handy tips to make the task a bit less painful! Mild Soap and Warm Water Mild soap and warm water [...]

Tips for pet owners on keeping carpets clean.

Pet owners often struggle with keeping the carpet free of stains and the upholstery free of hair. But before looking up the nearest carpet cleaning professional, check underneath the kitchen sink. “Vacuuming would be the best thing to do, with a well-working vacuum or sweeper,” says Robert Warden, owner of Cleaning Connection. “Sometimes that doesn’t [...]

How to keep carpets in selling condition throughout the holiday season!

Winter snow, sleet and ice equal dirty, salty, muddy shoes and boots. And with the holidays approaching, homeowners are trying to keep their homes in tip-top shape — especially if they are considering selling anytime soon. With this in mind, I emailed Jotham Hatch, home safety and allergen expert at Chem-Dry, a carpet and upholstery [...]

3 Important Carpet Stain Cleaning Tips During Football Season

Football Season is Upon UsFall means football and football means parties. While cheering on your favorite team can get exciting, removing that cheese dip stain from the chip you dropped while jumping off the couch in excitement is not. Don’t worry. We've got some advice on how to keep those game day carpet stains under [...]

Green T Carpets: How To Get Chocolate Out of Carpet

Chocolate reacts very similarly to tomato based stains in that heat will set them permanently. If your light carpet gets a seemingly permanent chocolate smudge, here is the best method to clean it up. Combine a small bit (spoonful) of dishwashing liquid soap with a tiny bit of ammonia in a cup of cold/cool water. [...]