Aqualux Carpet Cleaning Blog - Tips on Home Improvement

Who doesn’t love sitting outside on a beautiful day, and relaxing on your outdoor furniture? Outdoor furniture has brought a whole new meaning to “outdoor living”. There are endless amounts of furniture you can choose for whatever decorating scheme suits your needs the best. But, there are some key points …

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The Proper Way to Clean Berber Carpet

November 24th, 2015 11:39PM

One of the most popular carpeting choices in American households is Berber. Origins of Berber carpet have been traced back to North Africa during the paleolithic era. The hand spun cloth the Berbers made, was named after their tribe.
Why Choose Berber?

 Berber’s greatest advantage is it’s stain resistant capabilities. Berber is …

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“What to Look for When Buying A Used Rug”

November 19th, 2015 11:25PM

Who doesn’t love rummaging around antique stores or a garage sale for that unique, one-of-a-kind piece, especially if you can find something for steal! There are more television shows than ever that revolve around people finding or selling antiques. When it comes to buying a used rug, there are several …

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A: This myth is completely FALSE.

The longer you wait in between carpet cleanings, the greater potential of more dirt, build up, allergens, bacteria, drink spills, food contamination, or dog urine can contaminate your carpet. Your carpet acts as a sponge and will hold onto these contaminants possibly creating potential health issues …

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The Basics of Nylon Carpet

November 13th, 2015 8:04AM

Nylon is a generic name for a family of synthetic polymers in 1935 by Dupont, and was initially invented as a substitute for silk.

Nylon is the 2nd most used fiber in the the United States, due to it’s versatility and being relatively easy to manufacture.

Nylon is made …

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October 27th, 2015 7:10PM

So, what is a carpet cleaning solvent? Your probably asking yourself “Who Cares” about a solvent base used for carpet cleaning purposes…right? Well, you should! Before we get to the crux of the problem, let’s discuss what a solvent really is.

First, it’s a chemical…there you go…enough said!! Seriously, a solvent …

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Carpet Cleaning Waste Water

October 20th, 2015 6:33PM

Where…oh…where…does the dirty carpet water go…ever wondered this? The carpet cleaning industry has changed dramatically through the years…for the better! Many of the carpet cleaning products used are greener, healthier and do a much better job emulsifying carpet soil. The bottom line, detergents and solvent bases are no longer needed …

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October 12th, 2015 6:24PM

Here we are going to discuss the “Spin Bonnet” carpet cleaning process. The purpose here is to discuss the “Truth” about this method of carpet cleaning. Many people ask questions, but are not informed of how the spin bonnet process works and the results from this method of carpet cleaning.

As …

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September 23rd, 2015 5:50PM

So your in the market for new carpet. There are too many options to choose from and your trying to make your final decision. Your decision is…waiting…waiting…it’s berber! Really? Are you sure? Let’s talk about the advantages and disadvantages of berber carpet for a minute. When it comes to berber …

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Insight on Carpet Cleaning

September 12th, 2015 11:38AM

Are all carpet cleaning companies the same? The answer is NO…not even close! Here we are going to discuss “What makes a carpet cleaning successful?” Okay, so your ready to have your carpet cleaned by a professional carpet cleaning company. What to do…What to do? There are many to choose …

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Mustard, Mustard, Mustard…why mustard on my new carpet! Yes…not good, but there’s not much you can do about it…blame it on the mustard and move on! Yes, I know, it’s not that easy having a huge yellow spot in the middle of your living room! So what can you …

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Is all a company needs to clean carpet is the right equipment “True” or “False”? This is the carpet cleaning myth we are going to discuss today. Unfortunately, there are myths in every industry and also the majority of them are not true! Here we are going to discuss …

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You probably think like most consumers that carpet cleaning is really bad for your carpets so you hold off as long as you can before calling someone out. You’ve heard through the grapevine that carpet cleaning can D-laminate the backing of the carpets so this would make your carpets …

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Here we are going to discuss cleaning your stain resistant carpet. The question we get from customers is “Do we have to clean our stain resistant carpet?” If so, “How Often?” The answer to the cleaning question is yes…yes and again yes! How often depends on how active your home …

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“Why Dog Vomit Stains”

August 9th, 2015 9:34PM

As a company that specializes in pets, one of the most popular questions we get is “How to Treat Dog Vomit?” Well, as weird as it may sound, there are several different variables that will determine what type of treatment needs to be done. Most people run into …

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