The answer: soap residue. Some of us think ” if my carpet is really dirty I should use more soap”. The problem with this idea is using more soap it can make cleaning more difficult. Soap that are not totally removed can cause problems, such as spots reappearing, carpet looks
Reappearing spots after carpet cleaning can be a problem for carpet cleaners and homeowners. We work hard to remove the spots, but they reappear or get bigger after cleaning. What causing spots to come back? One answer is that spills can saturate carpet down to the backing if you only
In 1860, a carpet sweeper was invented by Daniel Hess of West Union, Iowa that gathered dust with a rotating brush and a bellows for generating suction. The first non-electric vacuum cleaner was a sweeping machine and was invented in Chicago in 1869; it had a crank for operator to
Ask the Owl Q: How often should I clean my carpet? A: The Shaw Industry warranty states; Professional Cleaning – Periodic professional cleaning of the overall carpet is highly recommended. The frequency of overall cleaning may vary depending on the level and type of traffic and the conditions to which your carpet
Why is urine so difficult to eradicate? Animals and human urine both consist of urea, creatinine, uric acid, inorganic salts (such as sodium potassium) ammonia, calcium, magnesium, and nature’s own bacteria.
Spring, birds are singing, flowers are blooming and people are smiling. Winter is over. Now it’s time to welcome spring, throw open those windows and get that winter smell out of the house.
During the Connections Convention on September 25, 2005 Carey Mitchell Technical Director of Shaw Industries, announced a new company – wide mandate allowing the use of only those firms certified by the Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC) service carpet covered by their warranties. The requirement stems from
How long has the company been in business? Night Owl has been serving the community since 1979. Are your technicians certified? Night Owl’s technicians are re-certified annually. Required in-class training allows us to keep up to date on all the latest innovations in the industry, as well as public safety