Grout Color: How Much Difference Does It Really Make?

When you’re laying a new tile floor, choosing the right grout probably isn’t at the forefront of your mind. You’ve already taken extra care to choose the right tile to match the vision you have for a room—it makes sense that grout has become an afterthought. You may even be avoiding the subject consciously if… Read more »

5 Common Flood Sources in the Household

5 Common Flood Sources in the Household

Flooding is one of the worst nightmares a homeowner might have to deal with when it comes to property maintenance. Water damage can be significant, costly, and disruptive to you or your tenant’s daily life, meaning it’s crucial to keep a constant eye out for it. Small leaks and slow drainage can turn into gushing… Read more »

How to Select the Right Carpet Cleaning Company

Carpet Cleaning Company

How can you select the right carpet cleaning company? You should come up with several questions to ask, either by phone, email or in-person. It’s a good idea to choose three area carpet cleaning companies and then, essentially, interview each one to see who makes the most sense for you and your needs. What are… Read more »

Professionally Cleaning Your Carpet Vs Doing It Yourself

Professional carpet cleaning versus doing it yourself

Did you know your carpets should be meticulously deep cleaned once every one to two years? If you want a truly clean home, your carpeting needs to be refreshed, with the underlying dirt and debris removed on an annual (or semi-annual) basis. Get ‘em cleaned once every 18 months, ideally. Most people hire professional carpet… Read more »

Here’s Why Hotels Should Have Their Carpets Professionally Cleaned

Hotel Carpet Cleaning Services

Go online and read TripAdvisor.com reviews for hotels in the Phoenix area– or anywhere for that matter. It’s fascinating to see what real people are saying about the hotels they’ve stayed at– and what are some of the things that bother them the most? For sure, people don’t like dirty hotels. They especially hate when… Read more »

Repairing Your Carpet Can Help You Save Money

Repairing Carpets

Should you repair or replace your carpet? It depends on several factors. What’s the Issue? First, what’s bothering you about your carpet? Did someone’s cigarette or cigar accidentally leave a burn mark in it? If so, it can be repaired. The burnt patch gets cut out, making sure it doesn’t fray. Then another piece of… Read more »

How Dirty Carpets Affect Your Health

Health Effects of Dirty Carpets

Do you have dirty carpets that look bad and perhaps emanate a foul odor? What are you breathing? Dirty carpets harbor all sorts of things that should make your skin scrawl and make you feel nauseous; they can negatively affect the health of people and pets who have to live with them. If you took… Read more »