Aqualux Carpet Cleaning Blog - Tips on Home Improvement

TEFLON “TRUTH”

July 3rd, 2017 6:56PM

Have you ever used Teflon treatment for carpet or upholstery? If so, then your probably aware of it’s purpose and what Teflon is intended to be used for…or maybe not! Teflon protectant has been around for quite some time now in the United States. Teflon was originally used for …

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“CARPET CANDY CRUNCH”

June 22nd, 2017 9:15PM

Mmmm…tasty carpet…sooo good! Yes, everyone needs some “Carpet Candy Crunch” in their home…right? Okay people, just go with it please, it sounded so nice for a second! I know, you don’t have to say it, but there is a point here!

Still interested? If so, then we have something …

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CARPET “JELLO”

June 1st, 2017 6:16PM

I can hear it now, what is Carpet Jello? Well, it’s pretty tasty with a mild nutty flavor, but not for everyone! There are a variety of flavors to choose from such as a green “Frieze” or a pink “Polyester” made from a synthetic fiber and goes down smooth! …

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CARPET “THE OLD WHITE T-SHIRT”

May 14th, 2017 3:50PM

I can hear it now, what does an old t-shirt have to do with carpet? Well, more than you would think from a certain point of view…let’s compare them! Okay, most everyone has owned a “favorite t-shirt” right? Well, maybe not, but for the ones who have…you loved that …

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CARPET CLEANING LOGIC!

May 7th, 2017 5:49PM

Dirt…what dirt…I didn’t see any dirt! Ohh…you mean the dirt still stuck in my carpet! Exactly, wasn’t the carpet just cleaned? Yes it was, then why does it still look dirty? You mean the traffic areas still look dirty? Yes, the traffic areas still look soiled! Well , the …

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MY CARPET IS SHRINKING!

April 13th, 2017 6:49PM

Is my carpet really shrinking? I never would have guessed it, but it seems to be shrinking more and more each month…can this really happen? Anything can happen right? Let’s discuss it…

Textiles (ie: carpet) is manufactured from petroleum and natural based products. Most anything made today in some …

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VACUUM CLEANER 101

March 19th, 2017 3:49PM

If you like clean floors, then your vacuum cleaner is an important tool that is used often. If your into making sure your floors are truly clean, then your vacuum cleaner must work and perform at it’s best…right? The answer is yes! But, in order for your vacuum cleaner …

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CARPET COOKED

March 18th, 2017 8:14PM

So you want to clean your outdoor glue down carpet. Whether done so professionally or DIY, there are some things you need to know. Yes, I know, what could you possibly need to know about commercial glue down carpet. Well, more than you would have thought! Let’s talk about it.

Most …

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MILDEW MADNESS!

March 14th, 2017 5:12PM

So you want to clean your own carpet? For those who take the challenge, there are a few things you need to know before doing so. As a carpet cleaning company, we receive phone calls from time to time in reference to DIY carpet cleaning tips. Having said that, …

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POINTLESS PRE-TREATING

March 6th, 2017 8:25PM

Did you just pre-treat that carpet stain? Well yes, why do you ask? I’m asking because some stains do not require a pre-treatment. But, I read online to pre-treat the pet stain with a vinegar and water solution. Do you believe everything you read online? Well no, but the article …

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The Benefits of Marine Grade Carpet

February 8th, 2017 1:35PM

If you have never heard of marine grade carpet, basically it’s carpet that has been specifically manufactured and designed for boats. In this day and age, marine grade carpet has evolved with technology, and the majority type of this carpet now features modern materials that are highly quick drying. …

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BISSELL DEBUNKED!

February 2nd, 2017 4:05PM

The Bissell SpotClean Portable Carpet Cleaner is a handy and convenient spot cleaner to have in your household. But, how effective is it truly in regards to cleaning carpet.

This machine is a great for exactly what it’s called “spot cleaning” , but for cleaning all the rooms in your home, …

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SCABIES & CARPET CLEANING

January 24th, 2017 8:16AM

Scabies… the word just makes you want to cringe. Scabies is an incredibly itchy, irritating skin infestation caused by the host specific mite referred to as Sarcoptes Scabiei Hominis. This eight-legged bug is so tiny that you can only see it through a microscope. Individuals contract Scabies when the …

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FLUSHED AWAY!

December 27th, 2016 8:40PM

Is it that time again, yep…need to have your carpet cleaned? Carpet cleaning has become a ritual for many homeowners throughout our communities and across the country. From home to home, carpet cleaners vacuum-up nasty soil and debris from homes and businesses. The objective, to clean and sanitize carpet, …

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CARPET KRYPTONITE…WATCH OUT NOW!

December 13th, 2016 9:10PM

So, is there carpet on planet krypton…I’ll ask Superman next time I see him! Ya, I know, I wonder myself sometimes…all in fun guys! As we all know, Superman has his one nemesis…Kryptonite! This green crystal turns Superman into “JELLO”, sucks away all of his powers and leaves him weak! …

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