5 February 2017
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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 […]


6 December 2016
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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 […]


5 September 2016
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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 […]


10 May 2016
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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 […]


7 February 2016
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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.  […]


20 April 2015
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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 […]


28 January 2015
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Spots and Spills

Why is it that when the kids spill something it’s nevcr water.  It’s drinks that contain blues or reds dies.  It’s the stuff that can really stain carpet or upholstery.  Maybe it’s Murphy’s Law, but my kids never spill their drinks on the easily cleanable tile or hardwood floors.  Have no fear there are solutions. […]


13 June 2014
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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 […]


28 March 2014
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Soil Filtration Lines?

What are Soil Filtration Lines? Have you ever noticed on lighter colored carpeting that it appears that the dirt collects on the outer edges of the carpeting near the baseboards.  This phenomenon is called Soil Filtration.  It occurs gradually over time and it’s cause is due to  warmer air being attracted to cooler air depositing the air […]


19 March 2014
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Pet Stains and Odors

Having a pet as a part of the family is enjoyable and enriching.  As much as these pets would like to please us, they do occasionally have accidents.   I remember a girlfriend, my senior year in College, that gave me a Tibetan Terrier I that I named Rufus.  That was all the way back in 1993.  I loved […]