Aqualux Carpet Cleaning Blog - Tips on Home Improvement

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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THREE FIFTY SEVIN DUST CARPET DISASTER!

November 30th, 2016 8:24PM

Have bugs in your carpet? In the event that you do, Sevin Dust is a product that you have probably heard of. Sevin Dust containing (carbaryl) is a pest control product that has been used by gardeners for years to control insects in gardens. Carbaryl is a common chemical known …

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So, you want to clean your own carpet and don’t know where to begin…heard that one before! As a carpet cleaner, we get questions from customers wanting advice on how to clean their own carpet. We also get the calls from “Do It Yourself” carpet cleaners to come and fix …

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Ringworm problem, there’s no fear…Aqualux Carpet cleaning is here! Yes, I know, what does a carpet cleaning company have to do with ringworm? Well, believe it or not, more than you would think! First, what is ringworm? Is it contagious? How do I get rid of ringworm in my home? …

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CANINE PARVO ON MY CARPET – REALLY?

October 23rd, 2016 7:37PM

I know what your thinking, Parvo on my carpet…really? No way, this is an outside canine disease, or is it? Well, settle down and lend an ear, we have information for you! As a professional residential and commercial carpet cleaning company, we deal with this type of canine frustration from …

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IN A FLASH ODOR REMOVAL – TEMPORARY

October 12th, 2016 6:54PM

Okay, company is coming over and your house smells like DOG URINE…what to do…what to do? Rip up the carpet real quick? Spray bottle after bottle of Febreeze? Oh yeah, let’s pour carpet fresh everywhere and see what happens! The answer is NO! Please stop now before you break the …

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