Aqualux Carpet Cleaning Blog - Tips on Home Improvement

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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Here we are going to discuss the benefits of carpet from a personal health perspective. Not about dirty carpet, but the health benefits of having carpet in your home and how it can help you. Home owners don’t really consider the health benefits of carpet versus other flooring options (ie:hardwood …

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Travertine and slate tiles are currently very popular flooring options, but these stones have been in use for hundreds of thousands of years.  Because of their durability and style, they are used both indoors and outdoors.   Even though they are both natural stone and extremely durable, they are not …

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Using Coffee Grounds to Refresh Grout

July 14th, 2015 8:10PM

After years of wear and tear, grout lines start to look a little weary with stains, fading, or discoloration.  It’s time to start thinking about how to renew the look of your grout.  Obviously, reaming out the current grout and replacing it is an option, but that is extremely …

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After discussing marijuana smoke and its effects on a home, we would like ​to address concerns about residual THC in our carpets.  Carpets, as we know, are absorbent and can hold onto smells, dander, dust, chemicals, and a wide range of microscopic contaminants that we aren’t able to see.  …

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You’ve been looking online for a new house and you’ve just found the house of your dreams, a perfect size for your family, every upgrade you were hoping to find.  As you and your realtor walk through the door of your perfect house, you smell it:  Marijuana.  As you …

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As focus continues to turn towards leading healthier lives and decreasing our carbon footprint, learning to refurbish, repurpose, and reuse is at the forefront of our minds.  The challenge is how to increase the value of our resources and decrease the amount we throw away.

As we become more efficient, …

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In the exotic world of old wives’ tales and old-fashioned remedies, a standout favorite that continues to prove itself is apple cider vinegar.  A simple search can bring up hundreds of health benefits, cures, remedies, and cleaning solutions composed of apple cider vinegar, and those are just the beginning …

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Oatmeal The Super Food

June 14th, 2015 9:22PM

Super-foods are healthy foods that are particularly rich in nutrients. Super-foods include oats, almonds, salmon, blueberries, cinnamon, turmeric, garlic and broccoli . When grains contain awesome combinations of protein, fiber, vitamins and minerals, we call them Super -foods or super grains. Super grains include oats, quinoa, and chia. Oats …

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Oatmeal…is not only for breakfast anymore. It is delicious and nutritious but there are so many other uses for this hearty grain. Packed with some important vitamins, minerals and proteins, it is great for your body inside and out. This amazing product works wonders for the most delicate skin …

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We have all seen this from time to time…but do you really know what this funny little gesture our dogs do, mean? Well, let me tell you exactly what this means. You might not think this is so funny after you read this article. The germs and bacteria that your …

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Having been in the carpet cleaning industry for years, we have had time to study bacteria and the affects carpet cleaning has on destroying bacterial infestations. You may ask, “What bacteria are you referring to”? Every home has bacterial growth, the whole world is a huge ball of bacteria …

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