Archive for January, 2014

Our Carpet Cleaning Process Gets Your Carpets Clean

Tuesday, January 7th, 2014

Step 1: Pre-Inspection Our technician will do a walk through inspection with you to identify soiling conditions, carpet construction, customer concerns, and potential permanent stains. Step 2: Commercial Pre-vacuum Your carpet will be thoroughly vacuumed with a commercial vacuum cleaner to remove dry soil. Removing dry soil is one of the most important steps in carpet cleaning. Step 3: Furniture Moving Sofas, chairs and tables will be carefully moved. Larger pieces, such as beds and dressers, are left in place under our regular pricing structure. The furniture will be protected with disposable blocks and tabs. Step 4: Pre-spot Certain spots Read the full article…

No Whining: Removing Red Wine Stains

Tuesday, January 7th, 2014

It’s every party host’s worst nightmare: friends and family celebrating and toasting when a guest accidentally spills a glass of red wine on a beautiful carpet. Before the stain ruins the night, the Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC) recommends a few key steps for removal.  How can the stain be prevented from becoming permanent? • Act fast • Fill a cup with warm – not hot – water and add two to three drops of laundry detergent, preferably clear, for better penetration and distribution • Saturate the spot with about half the solution, blot the excess with Read the full article…

Carpet Cleaning Maintenance Tips

Tuesday, January 7th, 2014

As homeowners look to keep things around longer during an economic recession, the Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC) offers five tips to help maintain carpet and keep it looking newer for longer – saving time and money. • Keep the soil off of your carpet. The most economical way to keep your carpet clean is to keep it from getting dirty by using walk off mats. Walk off mats are vastly underappreciated and rarely utilized properly by homeowners. • Vacuum regularly. There is no step more important to preserving the appearance and long term usefulness of your Read the full article…

Don’t Be a Victim of Bait and Switch

Tuesday, January 7th, 2014

Last Fall, the ABC News show 20/20 aired a feature story on a carpet cleaning scam that many unethical companies employ – bait and switch advertising. These companies advertise ridiculously low prices for their services. (the bait) Typically, once they are in your home, they tell you that the advertised price is for “basic water cleaning only,” which will not do a satisfactory cleaning job. They then pressure you into buying a whole list of add-on services, (the switch) often bringing the total price for their services to several hundred dollars! According 20/20’s website, here are three mistakes that many Read the full article…

"Cleaner Fresher Carpet Guaranteed!"

Monday, January 6th, 2014

Schedule Your Cleaning Today 763-856-3232 The Cleanest Carpet in Minnesota from Carpet Plus Cleaning Carpet Plus Cleaning is the leading carpet cleaning choice in the Twin Cities, MN Northwest Metro Areas (Princeton, Zimmerman, Elk River, Big Lake, Rogers, Maple Grove, St. Michael, Ramsey, Anoka, Coon Rapids, Blaine, Andover, and Monticello). For a full and accurate price quote call Carpet Plus Cleaning Today 763-856-3232