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Deep-Clean Regularly

Deep cleaning your carpet on a regular basis is essential to keeping the carpet looking fresh and new. Deep steam cleaning of your carpet involves using a a steam-heated solution and carpet cleaning equipment to inject, agitate and then extract the heated solution, along with a lot of gross stuff. Steam cleaning your carpet helps keep […]

Freeze Gum

You step in chewing gum out on the street but don’t realize it until you tracked that gross, sticky mess onto your carpet. To get it out, head to the freezer and grab a couple of ice cubes. Freeze the gum with ice cubes for about 30 seconds, or until the gum is frozen solid. […]

Blot Stains, Don’t Rub Them

Dab stains with a cleaning solution and a clean cloth, paper towels, or a sponge instead of rubbing the stain. The key is blotting. Blotting puts a small amount of pressure on the stain to soak it up, while rubbing causes the particles to get ground into the carpet fibers, and this can lead to […]

Try Shaving Cream

Believe it or not, sometimes the best carpet cleaner for general stains is ordinary shaving cream. It will often remove just about every type of stain. Apply the shaving cream directly to the stain and let it set for about 30 minutes. Once the shaving cream has set, blot it away with a dry white […]