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Are Carpet Cleaning Products Safe?

Whether you’re cleaning your carpets on your own or have decided to hire a professional carpet cleaning service, you’ll likely want to know if the products used are safe. After all, carpets tend to be in places where we spend a lot of our leisure time, and children and pets likely spend a lot of time playing directly on the carpet as well. Here are some things to consider when [...]

2020-01-27T05:58:17+00:00Cleaning Blog|

Mould: What You Need to Know

Mould is a real problem for homeowners and tenants in Australia and elsewhere around the world. How does it enter the home? What can be done about it? Damp and mould can be dealt with and controlled, but it’s always helpful to know a few things about it before getting to work. Here’s what you need to know: Mould is a Fungal Growth Fungi are unique in that they prefer [...]

2020-01-02T08:53:07+00:00Cleaning Blog|

5 End of Lease Cleaning Tips for Property Managers

If you own or manage a property to let, the importance of maintaining cleanliness is not to be understated. When tenants are occupying the unit, many routine cleaning tasks aren’t possible until the lease has ended. There’s no telling how much cleaning will be required, however, until the unit has been vacated and you can inspect it for yourself. Unfortunately, some tenants leave behind an awful mess, damaged furniture, [...]

2019-11-25T11:23:11+00:00Cleaning Blog|

Carpet Lingo: Understanding Carpet Components

Whether you’re having new carpet installed or need to repair a water damaged carpet, it’s helpful to know some of the terminology used in the industry.  Of course, reputable water damaged carpet professional will understand the different components of a carpet and how the finished product is assembled and then installed, but it’s useful to know if you ever need to do a little repairing yourself. Here are 11 [...]

2019-11-07T10:00:01+00:00Cleaning Blog|

5 Helpful Tips for Repairing a Wet Carpet

Dealing with carpet spills is not just annoying because of the potential for staining. It can actually lead to a host of serious issues like the growth of mould and allergens. If your carpet is flooding or you are experiencing significant water damage,  don’t fret. Follow through on these five simple tips to resolve the issue. Call a Professional If ever you find your beloved carpet substantially wet, contact a [...]

2019-11-07T09:57:23+00:00Cleaning Blog|

Your End of Lease Cleaning Checklist

Landlords and property managers have many duties and tasks to do, including marketing, resolving tenancy disputes, and regular repairs and maintenance in units and buildings. One major task that tends to be time-consuming yet leverages a strong impression on incoming tenants is the end of lease cleaning that’s required. Not all tenants have the same idea of cleanliness. For each flat or rental unit left in the same condition that [...]

2019-08-27T09:47:41+00:00Cleaning Blog|

Guide to Caring for New Carpets

A newly-carpeted home brings a sense of warmth and comfort, but it’s important that you treat and maintain your carpet regularly to keep it looking great for years to come. Carpets require a fair bit more work than other flooring solutions, but if you’re willing to put in a little bit of maintenance in order to keep your carpet clean you’ll ensure that your carpet looks and feels just as [...]

2019-07-29T10:44:48+00:00Cleaning Blog|

Why is Leather Upholstery Cleaning So Important?

Regular cleaning around the house is important for removing dust and allergens. Deep cleaning of carpets, drapes, and curtains is a surefire way to keep the accumulation of dust and mould at bay, but you shouldn’t neglect regular deep cleaning of your upholstery. Think about how often you use your sofa, ottomans, and sectionals. No matter how tidy you keep your home, mould, mildew, stains, and allergens can accumulate, which [...]

2019-06-25T09:21:22+00:00Cleaning Blog|

How Often Should You Clean Your Tile and Grout?

Caring for tile and grout floors, driveways, and other surfaces means giving them an occasional deep clean to bring them back to life. How often should you clean your tile and grout? The answer really comes down to how much traffic and consequent wear and tear you’re experiencing, but neglecting to give your tile and grout a thorough deep clean can create an unsightly image and result in further damage. [...]

2019-05-22T09:24:58+00:00Cleaning Blog|

How to Dry Your Carpets After Water Damage or Flooding

Water damage to your carpets can be a very serious issue if left for prolonged periods of time. Mould and bacteria thrive deep down in your carpet and can result in respiratory problems, so be sure to properly dry your carpets if they’ve suffered any level of flooding. If you’ve experienced water damage or flooding on your carpet, chances are that you can have the carpet dried and repaired rather [...]

2019-04-16T05:54:53+00:00Cleaning Blog|