News for Your Carpet

Nov
12
2022

5 Reasons You Should Always Get Carpet Protector

  1. Reduces permanent stains – An ugly spot can ruin a great-looking carpet. Removing spots and spills more effectively allows you to avoid permanent staining. Unprotected carpet doesn’t repel spillage, as well as protected carpet.
  2. Helps save your traffic areas from destruction – Traffic area soil is very abrasive and cuts carpet yarns like a knife. This damaging soil can quickly bond to an unprotected carpet. By applying a protector, you will increase the life of your carpet dramatically. When you vacuum your protected carpet, the soil will release much more effectively from the carpet pile.
  3. Not using high-quality protectors – Discount protectors are not as effective and sometimes void the carpet warranty. Our company uses only the highest quality, recommended protectors.
  4. Makes your next professional cleaning more effective – Having a protector applied to your carpet will enhance your next cleaning. More soil will be removed the next time your carpeting is professionally cleaned.
  5. Helps avoid costly service calls – Although you want to call us to handle any spot you cannot remove immediately, a carpet protector helps you remove more spots than you could without a protector. You may save a minimum charge by removing the spot yourself. The result of having a protector applied to your carpet is that your carpet will look better and last longer.

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Jul
27
2022

How Often Should I Clean My Rug?

A good rule of thumb is to get your rug cleaned every 6-12 months (depending on traffic, pets, and style of rug) as to avoid any permanent damage. Many times, clients wait until they visually see a rug dirty before they decide to get it cleaned. Even if a rug doesn’t look dirty, you should have it professionally cleaned. Vacuuming removes most top soils from the rug's surface but cannot reach the bottom. Millions of microscopic dust particles, soil, and bacteria settle at the bottom of the rug, which then starts causing damage from within. Think of it as sand between your fingers. It acts as sandpaper rubbing and grinding away at the fibers' base. You can always email us with pictures of your rug so we can quickly identify it as handmade, machine-made, or synthetic.  This will help you further understand what your rug needs are and what we can do to give it the proper cleaning.

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Feb
09
2022

Wool Wisdom

Wool Carpet

One of the most crucial areas of carpet maintenance is removal of spots and spills. Acting quickly when anything is dropped or spilled, and always having the necessary cleaning materials at hand are of the utmost importance. We recommend a “WoolClean Spot Removal Kit,” which can be purchased from a Wools of New Zealand Partner Retailer. Call 800-367-0462 or check the Wools website at www.woolsnz.com for the Partner Retailer nearest you.

Frequent vacuuming is a wool carpet’s best friend.

  • An upright vacuum with a beater bar/brush is the best type for cut pile carpet.
  • A suction-only vacuum may be required for loop pile Berber carpets to prevent excessive fuzzing.
  • Vacuum cleaner dust bag should be emptied when half full.
  • Exercise prevention maintenance by placing absorbent mats at the most frequently used entrances to your home.
  • Change or launder when these mats become dirty. Filters in your heating and air conditioning systems should be changed regularly.
  • Periodically clean traffic lanes and the areas in front of frequently used chairs with an absorbent powder (such as Host®, Dri-Matic® or Capture®).
  • Keep absorbent cloth or paper towels and cleaning solutions on hand for quick response to spills and accidents.
  • DO NOT apply stain repellent treatments which contain any silicone as they tend to accelerate carpet soiling. (Some carpet manufacturers do not accept responsibility for complaints where such treatments have been used.)
  • When having your wool carpet professionally cleaned, use a “WoolCare Specialist” certified by Restoration Industry Association.
 
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                       God's Love       John 3:16
                       God's Plan       John 10:10
                       Man is Sinful    Romans 3:23
                       Man is Separated Romans 6:23
                       He died for Us   Romans 5:8
                       He Rose from the Dead 1 Cor 15:3-6
                       He is the Only Way to God John 14:6
                       "Lord Jesus, I need you, Thank for Dying on the Cross for my sins.
                        I open the door of my Life and receive You as my Savior and Lord.
                        Thank you for forgiving my sins and giving me eternal life. Take
                        control of the throne of my life. Make me the kind of person You
                        want me to be."
Dec
23
2021

Stop Dirt at the Door

Welcome Mat

Preventing dirt and grime from getting on the carpet in the first place is a great way to start keeping it clean. 

The following helpful hints can stop dirt in its tracks.

  • Use mats — Outdoor and indoor mats or runners can reduce the amount of dirt that enters the house.
  • Take off your shoes — You can save wear and tear on carpet by asking everyone to take their shoes off before entering your home.
  • Change your air filters — Change air filters in your heating and air-conditioning systems as recommended by the manufacturer’s directions. 
  • The more dust and particles removed by the filter, the fewer that fall onto the carpet.

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God's Love       John 3:16
God's Plan       John 10:10
Man is Sinful    Romans 3:23
Man is Separated Romans 6:23
He died for Us   Romans 5:8
He Rose from the Dead 1 Cor 15:3-6
He is the Only Way to God John 14:6
"Lord Jesus, I need you, Thank for Dying on the Cross for my sins. I open the door of my Life and receive You as my Savior and Lord. Thank you for forgiving my sins and giving me eternal life. Take control of the throne of my life. Make me the kind of person You want me to be."

Nov
24
2021

Carpet Cleaning is Just Like Exercise

Vacuum Floors

​If you get into a routine and keep it up, you will see great results and feel better for it. And understanding the right way to clean carpet will help you save time by doing it correctly the first time with products that do the job right from the start. Not only will Seal of Approval cleaning products help keep your carpet looking great, they can also help meet the warranty requirements of the carpet manufacturer. Below are three simple steps to keeping your carpet clean and looking great:

  1. Vacuum at the right frequency with a CRI-approved vacuum.
  2. Clean spots and spills quickly with products that do not damage the carpet or cause it to re-soil more quickly.
  3. Professionally deep clean your carpets every 12 to 18 months to remove embedded dirt and grime.

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God's Love       John 3:16
God's Plan       John 10:10
Man is Sinful    Romans 3:23
Man is Separated Romans 6:23
He died for Us   Romans 5:8
He Rose from the Dead 1 Cor 15:3-6
He is the Only Way to God John 14:6
"Lord Jesus, I need you, Thank for Dying on the Cross for my sins. I open the door of my Life and receive You as my Savior and Lord. Thank you for forgiving my sins and giving me eternal life. Take control of the throne of my life. Make me the kind of person You want me to be." 

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We are in possession of a Chinese needlepoint done on silk that was given to my husband's parents in l938 by husband's father's brother, Uncle Richard, who was a missionary priest with the Passionist Fathers. He served in China from 1935 until he became a prisoner when China fell to communism and was imprisoned for seven years before his release. Over the years, this needlepoint (16" w x 48" long and framed) suffered what appeared to be rather severe water damage running about 15 inches from the top down. This piece had been made especially for Uncle Richard and was something that my husband has loved since he was a small boy. We contacted Vans Carpet Cleaning and they made an appointment to stop just to look at it. With no promise...Ernie took it with him and promised there would be no charge if it could not be cleaned. WELL....Ernie just brought it back to us and it looks WONDERFUL!!! I cried...my husband was speechless!! Ernie tried very hard as he knew the story. I asked him how long it took and he told us three house with Q-tips!!! The cost $149.99 plus $50.00 to preserve it to prevent any future damage. We would have paid so much more!! And we smile every day as we look at it proudly hanging!! THANK YOU VANS CARPET CLEANING!!!

Marilyn and John White

High quality job very pleased with results, thought we would have to replace carpet before you cleaned!

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The carpet is old but it looks really good after cleaning.

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