16 December 2013
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How to remove mustard from carpeting.

Mustard can enhance the flavor of some of America’s favorite comfort foods, however it does not enhance the look of your carpeting.  On a recent carpet cleaning job in Orland Park a distraught customer asked for some simple tips on stain removal.  I noticed that there were mustard stains near one of the chairs and […]


28 November 2013
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Removing Those Thanksgiving Spills From Your Carpeting

Hosting Thanksgiving dinner at your home should not be a worriesome time where you are more concerrned about your clean home and carpeting than you are making sure all are appreciated.  If spills do occur, the number one consideration that should be taken into account when cleaning up is to Blot! Prior to Blotting the […]


10 November 2013
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How to remove Gum from carpeting.

Gum has an innate ability to bond to carpet.  This makes its removal messy and difficult. There is an easier way and the answer is found in both your freezer and garage. Items you will need: 1) Ice cubes 2) Plastic Bag 3) WD-40 4) Spoon / knife 5) Warm Water mixed with small amount of […]


2 November 2013
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Carpet Cleaning
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Factors affecting the lifespan of your carpeting

Carpeting your home represents a discernable investment and as with any investment requires an evaluation about how to uphold its value or lifespan. The number one preventative step one can follow to ensure a lengthy lifespan of their carpeting is to vacuum.  Vacuuming removes the dirt particles that abrade or wear away at the carpet […]


7 October 2013
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Carpet Cleaning
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The difference between Carpet Soiling and Carpet Wear.

The importance of vacuuming can not be emphasized enough in the care of your carpeting.  When soil is left in the carpeting it rubs against the carpet fiber, wearing away at it.  In the carpet cleaning industry we call this wear abrasian.  As abrasian occurs, the fiber is damaged and frayed, and in doing so […]


8 September 2013
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Stop !!…Read this…. before you have someone destroy your microfiber couch

Microfiber is a fine synthetic fiber that requires care in it’s cleaning. Microfiber is easily stained by water, yet needs to be cleaned with minimal water. The following steps need to be taken to not damage your upholstery furnishing. 1) A mild alkaine cleaning solution should be misted on to the fabric and allowed to dwell […]


16 August 2013
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Carpet Cleaning
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How does vacuuming make a difference !!

I recently cleaned a home in Orland Park, IL  where the carpeting was quite worn in the area where it recieved hight foot traffic.  Mainly from the Garage to the Kitchen.  This is understandable as who is able to remove their shoes with tow arms full of graceries or carrying small children to and from […]


23 July 2013
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Does Carpet Protectant really work ?

I frequently am asked “Do carpet protectors really work?” An abreviated response would be,  “Positively!” Carpet Protectants are applied to your carpeting at the mill where your carpeting was manufactured,  through noraml wear, soiling and highly travelled areas, that protectant wears off and leaves your carpet suseptable to damage, ultimately shortening the life of your carpeting.  […]


6 July 2013
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Carpet Cleaning
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The chemistry behind softer carpeting during steam cleaning ??

At Enviro-Green Carpet Cleaning we want to ensure that you have the best carpet cleaning experience that you have ever had. One of the ways that we ensure that this occurs is by returning your carpeting to a neutral ph. to enhance the softness that was meant to be following the cleaning of your carpeting.  […]


19 June 2013
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Carpet Cleaning
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So How Is My Company any Different ?

I got into this business a few years ago after experiencing less than stellar results from local area carpet cleaners in my home.  I felt that these people didn’t respect me or the results of what they were doing.  I worked for a nationally known franchise to learn the industry and was disappointed about how little regard was […]