|Posted on July 19, 2019 at 1:05 PM|
Once again pet stains find themselves to be the bane of every clean carpet nationwide. But don’t worry COIT has more tips on how to deal with them.
• First, clean up the initial mess. If there is debris on the carpet, pick it up with gloves and dispose of it. If it is wet, simply use the blot method to soak up the moisture without smearing or rubbing. Blot repeatedly until the carpet is almost dry to the touch and carpet stain is removed.
• In the event the stai...Read Full Post »
|Posted on July 17, 2019 at 1:00 PM|
Kool-Aid can create horrific stains on all sorts of carpeting, but with the right treatments, you can remove Kool-Aid stains from even white carpeting. According to COIT the following steps are the best way to clean your carpet:
• First, always gently blot the stain with a dry white towel. Never rub the stain as this can make it more difficult to remove the carpet stain entirely and could lead to saturation to the carpet pad.
• You can try a mixture of white vinegar, D...Read Full Post »
|Posted on July 15, 2019 at 1:20 PM|
If you live in areas where snowfall is heavy and consistent this tip may come in handy. Follow these steps:
1. Take your rug outside and shake it to release as much dirt as possible. Let it sit for about 30 minutes, so it acclimates to a lower temperature.
2. Pile three to five inches of snow on top of the rug, using a broom to evenly distribute to snow.
3. Beat the snowy rug using the flat side of the broom. Ammonia in the snow will react with the cold air causing the dirt...Read Full Post »
|Posted on July 12, 2019 at 1:10 PM|
Dean Davies offers this terrific tip on how to clean your carpet. “You can wash the carpet using a mixture of warm water and a few drops of liquid soap, such as Castile soap. This soap is suitable because it is nontoxic, yet it is powerful enough to remove dirt and other debris,” he says. Using a clean cloth, scrub the carpet with the solution, and blot the surface using a dry towel to soak up as much water as possible.” Call Triple D’s Carpet Cleaning today at 910-273...Read Full Post »
|Posted on July 10, 2019 at 1:05 PM|
Knowing when your carpet needs to be professionally cleaned is good thing to know. Most of the time the dirt in the carpet is not deep enough to warrant calling in a professional. It is only when the debris doesn’t come up from regular cleaning such as vacuuming do you need to call the professionals. Call Triple D’s Carpet Cleaning today to get a free estimate on the cost of cleaning your carpet. Contact us at 910-273-3661.
|Posted on July 8, 2019 at 1:00 PM|
According to the President of Molly Maid, Meg Roberts, “the chemicals and cleaning products used to deep clean a carpet can sometimes be too strong for people who have sensitives to certain ingredients.” Triple D’s Carpet Cleaning we consider the possibilities that the chemicals used may be too strong for people who are sensitive to them. To clean your carpet naturally try these tips that are given by Meg Roberts.
• Vinegar, dish soap, and water. Stir one tables...Read Full Post »
|Posted on July 5, 2019 at 1:00 PM|
DIY Blogger Ali Fields states her method for deep cleaning without a machine.
1. Start by mixing up a tiny bit of soap (1/8th teaspoon, though you can just eyeball a small amount) with the water in the spray bottle. Don’t shake it excessively, but let it mix.
2. Sprinkle the baking soda and table salt over the area you want to deep clean; you don’t need to cover it completely.
3. Spray the mixture of soapy water lightly over the same area. Let it sit for a few mi...Read Full Post »
|Posted on July 3, 2019 at 1:55 PM|
According to Chief Hygiene Officer at Pro Housekeepers, Jennifer Rodriguez the best way to deep clean your carpets yourself are to do the following:
1. Get a bucket of warm water and your preferred cleaning tool ready.
2. Vacuum the entire area you wish to clean to get rid of dirt and dust.
3. If using baking soda, sprinkle the stain until completely covered. If using dish soap, measure the stain’s size, and use 1 tablespoon per 6 to 8 inches of stain.
4. Swoosh ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on July 1, 2019 at 1:50 PM|
Let’s face it, you live in a decent sized house, you have kids, and you have pets. Naturally, you are going to want to deep clean your carpets. The reasons why you should deep clean are quite simple:
1. Any stain left untreated for 30 days can become permanently bonded to the carpet fibers.
2. Deep Cleaning helps to loosen and clear out any hard to get dirt and grime.
3. Deep Cleaning helps prolong the life of the carpet.
4. Bright original carpet colors not on...Read Full Post »
|Posted on June 28, 2019 at 1:40 PM|
DIY or Do it yourself machines place a lot of water into the carpet. According to Family Handyman, “DIY machines put a lot of moisture into the carpet, and most don’t have the suction to extract it thoroughly.” As you may have guessed this is bad for the health of your floors. “Make only one pass with the soap and water solution. Make one pas with the neutralizing rinse solution. Then make two or three drying passes with the water off” (Family Handyman). Call Tri...Read Full Post »