Does Your Cleaner Use a Rinse
When a carpet cleaner comes into your home, typically he will apply a pre-spray which is a detergent to loosen soil away from the fiber so that it can be removed with hot water. The pre-sprays that are used in residential carpet cleaning are alkaline in terms of their ph. The reason for an […]
Bait and Switch Carpet Cleaners
We have all seen the carpet cleaning coupons of companies that are offering to clean a room for $ 7.95 per room. Sounds like an exceptional deal right? Well that deal can turn into a much much more exspensive clean than you ever anticipated. We have all heard the saying “You get what you pay […]
coffee Stain Removal
Coffee spills if not cleaned up immediately can result in permanent staining of your carpeting. When coffe is spilled onto a fiber your dealing with 4 components; 1) Heat – When coffe is spilled can be upwards of 200 degrees essentially openimg dye receptor sites to recieving the coffee coloring or colorant called tanin. 2) […]
Yikes!! My Cotton Sofa turned Yellow!
I can’t tell you how many times that I have been called out to clean a cotton sofa, only to find out that another cleaner had permanently damaged it. If you have ever left a sweaty or damp cotton t-shirt in the corner for a few days in the laundry room you know what happens. The […]
Step by Step Maintenance of Your Carpeting
Preventative Maintenance: Preventing soil from spreading to your carpeting can be maintained with a walk off mat or door matt. shoe removal is also key to longevity. Soil grates against carpet fibers causing premature wear and shortens the life of your carpeting. One of the most expensive replacement items in your home is not your […]
Getting Rid of Smoke Odors
Does you apartment or new home smell like smoke? Well we at Enviro-Green Carpet Cleaning can help. Having been trained by the Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration in Odor Control, we are familiar with proper methodology the removing smoke odors. You’ll be amazed by our smoke odor removal results. We just don’t mask odors with deodorizers. […]
Proper Treatment of Pet Odors.
The National Pet Owners Survey (NPOS) recent 375 page report shows that pet ownership is currently at the highest level in US history with over 63 percent of U.S. households owning a pet. While we love our pets and consider them members of the family, pet odors frequently accompany mans best friend. Proper treatment of Pet Odors […]
Relative Humidity and how it can affect your carpet
Wben one thinks of humidity the first thing that comes to mind is our damp spring and humid summers. Humidity can also affect your carpeting in a number of ways. 1) When you purchase new carpeting, it should be allowed to sit in your home under normal conditions for atleast 24 hrs. This allows […]
Why Rapid Carpet Re-soiling?
I have heard many clients ask why their carpets re-soiled so quickly after their last cleaning by another company. The real answer lies in the details of their cleaning. It is so easy to lump all cleaners together and ask the only question that you would think should matter “How much?’ In order to answer […]
Preventing early death of your carpet
Carpets fibers are a fabric that must be cared for as it were the clothing that we wear each and every day. If not properly cared for your carpeting can fade and lose it’s coloring. The following are a few things you can do to prevent the early death of your carpeting 1) Exposing your […]