But My Carpet Still Looks Dirty!

In the world of carpet cleaning, one of the most common things we tend to see is wear, mostly called abrasion and/or graying. A lot of customers tend to think “oh, that’s dirt,” but in most circumstances it’s quite the opposite. Take for example the carpet shown here, a white continuous filament nylon that had … Read more

Nylon vs Polyester Carpet

If you’re wanting a second opinion on which carpet to buy, understanding the difference between nylon and polyester is crucial. Not only is cost important but what your carpet’s durability is, in the long run, should also be a determining factor. Plushness In terms of how a material feels is a pressing matter for customers. … Read more

What Makes Carpet Look So Dirty?

Clean carpet may appear dirty even after a thorough cleaning. This is likely caused by sharp soils that have scratched the fibers, which allows light to refract in difference directions. The reflection causes a gray appearance even though the carpet is clean.

What Carpet is the Easiest to Clean?

What Carpet is the Easiest to Clean? Today’s carpet comes in several sythetic and organic fibers. Most carpet manufacturers use nylon, polyester or polypropolene in most carpet construction because of their durability, low cost and color and style availability. These synthetic fibers are more durable than natural fibers such as cotton, jute or wool, which … Read more

What is the Best Carpet to Buy?

I recently had a customer ask me which carpet is the best carpet to buy. Without going into my theory of quantum physics and the molecular structure of carpet fibers, I simply responded “nylon!” As a carpet cleaner, I see all types of carpets ranging from berber to cut pile to even carpet squares. The … Read more

Drinks That Stain

We’ve all spilled our drinks on the carpet a time or two, and getting them up before is top priority before you’re left with an ugly carpet stain. So what actually causes the stain? Drinks such as cool aid, gator aid even some juices contain synthetic dyes to brighten up the drink so it looks … Read more