• Bring Life Back to Your Stairs

    I am excited to share this little tip with you.  Now, let me preface this by saying my husband and I purchased a fixer upper, and the carpets need replacing. However, when it comes to showing how well this tip works there is nothing better to show it to you on, than an older carpet. The tampico brush that I mentioned can be found at Lowes or the Home Depot for under $5.00. The two [...]

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    Misconceptions About Stain Guard

    The protective stain guard coating DOES NOT prevent stains. Contrary to the title, a stain guard doesn’t prevent stains.  Instead it helps to keep whatever is spilled, from absorbing into the carpet.The stain guard’s effectiveness can be negated by scrubbing spills. If a spill occurs on the carpet, resist the urge to scrub. Scrubbing pushes the liquid deeper into the fabric and negates the[...]

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    Have you ever walked into a home where you could literally see the path that is most traveled? Wear patterns are something that eventually will happen to ever carpet over time. However, there are some simple things that you can do to help slow down the formation of these wear patterns. Wear house shoes. We all know that wearing street shoes on the carpet is not the best of ideas. Wearing [...]

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