Author: carpetkeepers

Cleaning Water Stains From Your Carpet You work hard to keep your carpets clean, but despite your best efforts, spills can happen. Water might seem harmless enough, but water stains often turn an ugly brown color. That's caused by dirt in the carpet fibers coming to...

Carpet Is Great for Insulation Nothing makes a home feel as cozy and comfortable as carpeting. It's not just a feeling. Studies have found that carpet provides excellent insulation for your home. Taking care of your carpet will make your house feel better and help you...

Cats, Kitty Litter and Carpets Cats grace millions of American homes with their presence. They're certainly delightful to have around, but having a cat also means having to deal with their litterboxes and the associated messes. Those boxes can cause unexpected damage to your carpets, rugs,...

5 Steps to Cleaning Upholstered Furniture Is your upholstery looking a little dingy? If your armchairs, couch and other upholstered furniture pieces are stained and smelly, you can freshen them up with some DIY spring cleaning. If you need deeper cleaning, remember that Carpet Keepers provides...

What's Causing Those Carpet Ripples? If you look across your carpet and see amber waves of fiber, you know something's wrong. What's causing all those ripples and waves in your wall-to-wall carpet, and what can you do to fix it? Read on to learn more. It Wasn't...

Pet-Proof Your Furniture Anyone who lives with dogs knows that they're in charge of most things in the house. They decide where they're going to sleep, and that usually includes flopping out on the couch, the loveseat or your favorite armchair. What can you do? You...

Beyond the Cleaning Service You rely on your cleaning service to keep your bathrooms clean and your floors sparkling. While you're doing that, are you forgetting about your carpets and upholstery? Those soft places can be breeding grounds for mildew, dust mites, pet dander and other...