Category: Carpet Cleaning Tips

Is Vacuuming Your Carpet Enough?

Vacuuming Carpets

Most people think if they vacuum their carpets regularly then that’s “enough” to keep them clean. Is it? Probably not. If you truly want to keep your carpet clean, you should have it professionally steam cleaned. In fact, if you were to consider carpet company warranties, most require professional steam cleaning every 12 to 24… Read more »

How to Keep Your Carpet Clean in the Summer

Cleaning Carpets in the Summer

What are some tips for keeping your carpet clean in the summer? In the Phoenix area, people tend to bring dessert sand in with them on their shoes, sneakers and flip flops. Do you want to track sand and/or dirt onto your carpeting this summer? If not, simply remove your footwear when you enter the… Read more »

How to Prevent Mold From Forming on Wet Carpets

Moldy Carpets

Flooding has certainly been in the news lately, what with all the hurricanes doing damage to places like the Florida Keys, Puerto Rico and Houston. Phoenix is known for being an extra-dry place. It’s the kind of place where people have stones instead of grass for their yards. But, what happens if the heavens decide… Read more »

How Often Should You Clean Your Carpets?

Carpet is an extremely popular floor covering in houses, apartments and businesses. There are many reasons for carpet’s enduring popularity, including aesthetics, durability, and comfort. Carpet does require regular cleaning though in order to avoid stains and odors, and to extend its life. How often should you clean your carpets? The Importance of Routinely Cleaning… Read more »

DIY Tips to Remove Pet Hair from Carpets and Upholstery

Do you have pets? Here at Horizon we love pets and they become a part of our families but we don’t love the never-ending task of cleaning up their hair. Just when you think you have it under control, it feels like you have to start over again. Follow these DIY tips to remove pet… Read more »