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Tips To Remove Stains From Bird Droppings

Learn how to clean up bird droppings on natural stone, remove the stains that may persi...

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Carpet Owner’s Puppy Potty Training Tips

Puppy potty training is a special challenge for carpet owners. Here are some quick tips...

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Getting Rid of Streaks on Natural Stone

Streaking is a cloudy, uneven pattern on the surface of natural stone floors. This arti...

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Why Carpet Is Great For Kids & Teens

If you have kids or teenagers, then you've probably heard some well-intended but misgui...

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Common Tile Cleaning Mistakes

Read this article to learn about cleaning methods that can cause an unsightly appearanc...

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How To Speed Up Carpet Drying

After professional cleaning, it's important to dry carpets as quickly as possible. Humi...

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Considerations for Mixed Stone Installations

Here's what you need to know if you currently have or are considering more than one typ...

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Breaking In New Carpet

Read this article to learn how to deal with the most common problems with new carpeting...

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Stone Restoration Pro vs. Cleaning Company

Property owners and managers are often "up-sold" specialized services for natural stone...

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Why Is My Vacuum Hard To Push?

Here are three common reasons why a vacuum can suddenly become hard to push, but more i...

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Kitchen Backsplash Cleaning and Care

Methods for cleaning and care of kitchen backsplashes vary, depending on what type of b...

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Uh-Oh! My Vacuum Won’t Turn On

What do you do if your vacuum won't turn on? Before you take it to a shop, read these t...

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Tips To Remove Stains From Bird Droppings

Learn how to clean up bird droppings on natural stone, remove the stains that may persist after cleaning, and avoid having to do the same thing again next week. ... Read More

Carpet Owner’s Puppy Potty Training Tips

Puppy potty training is a special challenge for carpet owners. Here are some quick tips and some practical advise on carpet care after accidents happen.... Read More

Getting Rid of Streaks on Natural Stone

Streaking is a cloudy, uneven pattern on the surface of natural stone floors. This article explains the causes of streaking and what you can do to get rid of it.... Read More

Why Carpet Is Great For Kids & Teens

If you have kids or teenagers, then you've probably heard some well-intended but misguided advice about avoiding carpet flooring. Here's why we think otherwise.... Read More

Common Tile Cleaning Mistakes

Read this article to learn about cleaning methods that can cause an unsightly appearance or even permanent damage to tile and grout.... Read More

How To Speed Up Carpet Drying

After professional cleaning, it's important to dry carpets as quickly as possible. Humid conditions slow the drying process. Here are a few suggestions... Read More

Considerations for Mixed Stone Installations

Here's what you need to know if you currently have or are considering more than one type of stone for floors or other applications.... Read More

Breaking In New Carpet

Read this article to learn how to deal with the most common problems with new carpeting, so you don't run the risk of actually making the problem worse.... Read More

Stone Restoration Pro vs. Cleaning Company

Property owners and managers are often "up-sold" specialized services for natural stone by well-intentioned but unqualified janitorial and cleaning services.... Read More

Why Is My Vacuum Hard To Push?

Here are three common reasons why a vacuum can suddenly become hard to push, but more importantly, how to easily troubleshoot and resolve these problems.... Read More

Kitchen Backsplash Cleaning and Care

Methods for cleaning and care of kitchen backsplashes vary, depending on what type of backsplash you have. Read this article for our recommendations.... Read More

Uh-Oh! My Vacuum Won’t Turn On

What do you do if your vacuum won't turn on? Before you take it to a shop, read these troubleshooting tips. You may be able to resolve the problem yourself.... Read More

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