Aqualux Carpet Cleaning Blog - Tips on Home Improvement

Alka-Seltzer Cleaning Hacks

August 8th, 2018 8:46AM

               Get ready for this clever cleaning hack! There’s way more behind the curtain when it comes to Alka-Seltzer. Not only is it a great remedy for relieving indigestion discomfort, but surprisingly it can be used for many household cleaning remedies.

Alka seltzer was invented 87 years ago in 1931 by …

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Using Coffee Beans to Remove Odors

July 30th, 2018 11:18PM

Majority of Americans love having there morning cup of Joe. In fact, Americans consume 400 million cups of coffee a day, that’s equivalent to 146 billion cups of coffee per year! Now that’ a lot of coffee beans.

When you walk into a coffee shop, the smell of coffee just fills …

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Viscose: Is It Worth It?

June 29th, 2018 11:42PM

Viscose: Is it really worth it?

 

Choosing a new carpet or rug for your home can sometimes be quite the overwhelming task. There are a vast amount of materials to choose from it can make your head spin. We’ve already discussed the majority of types of fibers to choose from, but …

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Tips for Removing Makeup from Clothes

June 26th, 2018 8:25AM

Have you ever tried on clothing and noticed some makeup smudges on the lining of the clothing? Makeup stains are a common everyday stain.  Your significant other might have found some makeup residue on your pillow, but tell them to take a chill pill.  It’s quite simple to remove makeup …

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Essential Oils – A Safer Alternative

June 12th, 2018 11:31PM

Many of  Americans set New Year’s resolutions every year that revolve around self- improvement. Many of us are also looking for healthy, natural alternatives. I don’t know about you, but if I had to choose between a product that contains natural ingredients and one that is full of chemicals; it’s …

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PET ODOR MYTHS

April 2nd, 2018 4:23PM

Have a pet odor problem in your home? If so, your probably familiar with some of the “Un-Truths” or “Myths” that have been floating around for years regarding pet odor removal. Believe me, some of the things I hear are false and ridiculous! For Example, the old “Vinegar Trick” supposedly …

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RED WINE REMOVAL – SYNTHETIC FIBER

February 8th, 2018 6:26PM

So, you had a bad experience with natural fiber rugs and decided to replace them with synthetics. Next thing you know, out with the wool and in with the polyester! Sounds great, throw the wool rugs out and all my problems are solved! I hear this all the time. But, …

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RED WINE REMOVAL – NATURAL FIBER

February 3rd, 2018 4:20PM

You decided to throw a party at home…what a great idea! Of course, you invited all your friends and family over to have a great time! Best of all, you decided to serve beer, wine and tons of food for everyone to enjoy! This sounds awesome, what could possibly go …

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UN-ROLL YOUR RIPPLE!

December 19th, 2017 5:52PM

es, we are the only carpet cleaning company that teaches you how to un-roll your ripple…you heard it here folks! And no, not the roll you eat either! We are referring to the ripple in your carpet…that’s all! Now, you might be asking, why would this be something one …

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“BERBER BLUES”

December 17th, 2017 11:28AM

So how do you choose what carpet works for your home? Well, like many, just choose a style and go for it… right? Unfortunately, many have done exactly that and ended up with the berber blues! So what’s the berber blues? Well, it’s when a poor carpet buying decision …

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SO YOU REALLY CAN FLUSH CARPET?

October 25th, 2017 3:18PM

Of course, you can flush carpet right down the drain. For sure, if you don’t take care of it! Unfortunately, carpet is flushable and so is your wallet! Yep, too many times have I seen carpet used and abused to where there is nothing left! Then everybody gets upset …

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HOW TO REMOVE CURRY ODOR

October 24th, 2017 7:59AM

Before we get going here, need I say anything further! If your reading this article and don’t know the “curry smell” we’re referring to then GOOD FOR YOU…your NOT missing out on anything! Not only does curry stink, but getting rid of the odor is extremely difficult to do! …

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WHY SYNTHETIC DYES AFFECT YOU!

October 5th, 2017 3:06PM

So why should you care about synthetic dyes? Well maybe you shouldn’t, but learning about chemicals that your subjected to on daily basis couldn’t hurt…right? Exactly, synthetic chemical dyes are everywhere and they are being promoted without you knowing. Everywhere you go, synthetic dyes are displayed right in front …

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“WHAT IS AN ORGANIC DYE”

September 17th, 2017 8:09AM

So your throwing a party and your unsure what drinks to serve. Well, I know it can be a little frustrating, but let me help here. Being in the carpet cleaning industry, we see many different types of food and drink stains, especially around the holiday season! Choosing the what …

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RESOLVE…RESOLVED!!!

August 8th, 2017 4:52PM

So why are FOAM cleaners such a resolve so popular? Is it just good marketing or good products? There are way too many to choose from, but all seem to have one significant problem (get to that in a minute. First, listed below are the different types of foam …

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