Cleaning Tips Tag

How Often Should You Vacuum Carpets? Vacuuming doesn't rank high on most people's favorite activities, but it's the best thing you can do to keep your carpets and area rugs looking their best. Most carpet manufacturers recommend vacuuming your carpet at least once a week and vacuuming...

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...

What's That Smell? Your home is your refuge from the world and normally you love its cozy and familiar smells. But what if those smells are suddenly less cozy and nastier? Cold weather leads to more time spent indoors and fewer chance to air the house...

It's Time to Clear the Air Summer is in full bloom, and so is allergy season. While you're enjoying the sunshine, flowers and the ease of outdoor living, make sure you're not inviting dangerous allergens, mold, and pests into your home. Outdoor Life In the summer, you'll have...

Time to Bust the Dust Dust in your house isn't just unattractive and annoying. It's also the prime feeding source for nasty dust mites, whose waste can trigger severe allergic reactions in many people. Dust mites live on dust and keeping dust out of your house can...

Carpet Cleaners and Carpet Fibers Do you know what your carpets are made of? Determining the type and fiber of your area rugs and carpets will help you get the dirt out without causing damage. When in doubt, consult a professional carpet cleaner like Carpet Keepers. We...

Cleaning Your Dirty Doormat You spend time cleaning your house, ridding it of dirt, germs and odors, but there's one spot that you might be missing. If you have a doormat at your door, it's one of the dirtiest spots in your home. In fact, according...

Picking up Pine Needles in Carpet There's nothing like a live Christmas tree. It fills your home with the most-loved scent of the season, induces warm memories of Christmases past, and is a tradition as old as gift-giving itself. But there's a downside to this grand...