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) […]
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 […]
5 Reasons to get your carpets cleaned!
There are a variety of reasons that people have their carpets cleaned. Having a fresh, clean and healhy home are not the only reasons. The following are the reasons we have found our customers choose us. 1] Events – It this time of the year with the holidays before us many people are having guests […]
Over the counter stain removers will damage your carpeting!
Over the counter products are readily available to remove everything from pet stains and odors to wine stains. These products contain solvents. When using the term solvent I am referring to liquids and sprays that are petroleum based vs. water based. These products have a distinctive smell similar to turpentine. When carpets are dyed at […]
Why Carpet Protectant?
Before carpets leave the mills that they are produced at they have a carpet protectant that is applied. This protectant works by providing a shield around the carpet fibers. This shield protects the fiber and allows them to repel dirt, dust and spills, keeping them from adhering to the fiber. Carpet protectant can break down with […]
How do you clean the carpeting in my home and how long to dry?
At Enviro-Green Carpet Cleaning we exclusively use truck mounted steam cleaning to clean the carpets in your home. Whether you live in Orland Park or Homer Glen you deserve the best service when it comes to your floor care. Did you know that cleaning your carpets by any other method will void the warranty on your Mohawk […]
Why were different Part 1.
When shopping for a local carpet cleaner it is important that you ask a few definitive questions when comparing services and pricing. There are a number of unscrupulous carpet cleaning companies in the Southwest suburbs of Chicago that entice customers over the telephone with low per room prices only to inflate those prices once they arrive at your […]
Extending the Life of Commercial Carpeting.
Commercial Carpeting represents a significant investment for any business and keeping it clean can be a challenge. Following these simple steps will extend the life of your commercial carpeting and keep your business or workplace looking it’s best. One of the most effective ways of preventing soiling of commercial carpeting is to have walk off mats […]
Extending the Life of Your Carpeting?
Carpeting certainly adds to the décor of you home, but did you also know that it acts a filter as well? The carpeting traps dust and dander that would otherwise remain airborne and leave us susceptible to inhaling it. While the accumulation of these materials becomes more prevalent as surface soils appear, it is paramount […]