How Often Should Homeowners Clean Their Upholstery?
Sunday February 19, 2023
The frequency at which homeowners should clean their upholstery can vary depending on several factors, such as the amount of use the furniture receives, whether or not there are pets or children in the home, and whether or not anyone in the household has allergies or respiratory issues. Upholstery can get dirty in various ways, including: Everyday use: As you use your furniture, dust, dirt, and debris can accumulate on the fabric, especially on areas that come into contact with skin, such as armrests and seat... Read More
Your Furniture is Ready to Live its Best Life!
Sunday January 8, 2023
An upholstered piece of furniture usually looks amazing when it is brand new. As time passes, however, it usually takes its toll. Furniture that is upholstered can accumulate a great deal of dirt and grime. Dust, pollen, and various types of germs are likely to be present on your sofa and chairs. Your rugs are filled with things you don't even want to talk about! However, your furniture would like to remind you that the new year, new you vibe doesn't have to be exclusively for people. Your upholstery is ready to face the new year... Read More
Tips for Cleaning Oriental Rugs
Sunday September 4, 2022
Oriental rugs require special care to maintain their beautiful appearance. Dirt buildup can damage rug fibers over time, mildew can grow, and unsightly stains can ruin the beauty of these pieces. When it comes to cleaning your rug, knowing the right method makes all the difference. Check out these tips for cleaning your Oriental rug. Steam cleaning is a popular carpet cleaning method that uses hot water vapor to penetrate soil and clean surfaces. The high temperatures that Oriental rugs are exposed to can cause their colors to fade... Read More
Getting Your Car Ready for the Next Road Trip
Wednesday June 15, 2022
Even the most organized of travelers can quickly become overwhelmed by the process of choosing destinations, booking hotels, and planning activities. However, if you plan ahead, you can get extremely rewarding results. Here are some areas of focus to plan for the big trip: Car Maintenance Schedule routine maintenance prior to setting out on any adventure. No one wants their vacation ruined by car problems. Make sure you check the tires, the fluids, and the battery before heading out. If you are due for a... Read More
Our Best Tips for Maintaining Your Upholstery and Furniture
Sunday January 10, 2021
In between a call to the professionals to come out and clean your furniture and upholstery, there are some things you can do to maintain and keep these items in good shape in between cleanings. Clean furniture not only looks, and smells, fantastic - it also helps you keep your living space healthy! This is especially true if you have pets, or anyone at home that suffers from dust or pet dander and allergies. Here’s what you need to do: Make a Schedule - It’s important that you vacuum and dust your... Read More
How Often Should You Clean Your Upholstery?
Tuesday November 17, 2020
Many of us would never even imagine not doing regular housekeeping maintenance like vacuuming and dusting and washing dishes. But there are some tasks that we often put on the back burner and then forget completely about. One such task is cleaning our furniture, especially treating and cleaning the upholstery. For most, the furniture is simply utilitarian—a place to sit—and deep cleaning doesn’t cross our minds. But there are valid reasons why you should clean your upholstery. Let’s look at what cleaning your... Read More
Champion Clean: Just How Dirty is Your Sofa?
Sunday June 7, 2020
Champion Clean: Just How Dirty is Your Sofa? When it comes to cleanliness, most of us figure that we have it covered. We shower regularly, do our laundry when needed, and sweep, mop, and vacuum the house often. But there is one area that many of us don’t think about when it comes to cleaning in your home—namely your sofa and other furniture. It’s the area you spend the most time while at home, but probably the area you clean the least. So, let’s take a look at just how dirty your sofa is and what you can do to... Read More
Why You Should Clean Your Mattress After Being Sick
Sunday May 10, 2020
When you’re sick, chances are you spend a lot of time sleeping in bed and being miserable. Unfortunately, those germs that you’re hoping to shed from your body can find refuge in your bed’s mattress, lying in wait for your spouse or to possibly even re-infect you. As you get over a flu or cold, fever sweats, phlegm, and mucus are another uncomfortable reality that makes for a total mess. As such, here are cleaning tips to consider for your bed the next time you are sick. Let the sun shine —UV rays from direct sunlight have... Read More
The Different Types of Upholstery and How to Clean Them
Tuesday January 29, 2019
Theres nothing quite like the elegance and beauty of a finely made piece of upholstered furniture. Unfortunately, many people steer clear of these fabrics because they fear theyll be unable to clean them if they get a spot or stain. This isnt necessarily the case though. There are specific ways to clean leather, suede, velvet, and other upholstery types. Heres how to do just that: Many people will buy a special soap specifically for leather. But this doesnt have to be the case. Leather can best be cleaned using a soft soap that... Read More
The Holidays Are Over - Time to Clean Your Upholstery
Wednesday December 26, 2018
The holidays are now officially over and chances are youre looking around your house wondering just what the heck happened to it. For some, the relatives may have stayed a lot longer than wanted, providing proof of Benjamin Franklins maxim that fish and visitors smell after three days. For others, the holiday parties probably left the home looking a little worse-for-wear. So now that you are fully recovered (or getting there), its time to start looking at what you can do to help your house and furniture recover. Let's focus on... Read More