Entries by Perry

Permanent Pile Reversal Shading Of Carpet

Permanent Pile Reversal Shading Of Carpet What is Permanent Pile Reversal Shading? Permanent Pile Reversal Shading is a phenomenon that can appear in any cut pile carpet. Its occurrence is random and its causes are largely unexplained. It is also often referred to as watermarking, pooling or puddling.   A cut pile carpet that has ‘shaded’ […]

ACS Carpet Cleaning Are Different – Here’s Why Thats Good For You

Different Is Good – How  ACS Carpet Cleaning Are Different And Why It Matters! In all industries, there are ‘norms’, ways things are ‘always done’. This doesn’t necessarily mean its best, or even good. Technology moves on, but sometimes businesses don’t. Carpet cleaning is the same. Many practices haven’t changed in 60 years. Some have […]

Should You Clean Your Carpet With Bleach?

Should You Clean Your Carpet With Bleach? One of the questions that I’m asked every week is ‘Should I bleach clean my carpet?’ Many carpet retailers and even their literature printed by the carpet manufacturer with pictures of pets and children on the carpet, will tell you your carpet may be bleach cleanable. Some carpet […]

How Often Should Your Carpets Be Cleaned?

How Often Should Your Carpets Be Cleaned?  “How often should my carpets be cleaned?”, is one of the most often asked questions from my 30+ years as a cleaning specialist, and the answer is…it depends! Factors which can affect cleaning frequency are, How many people use the carpet every day. Do they take their shoes […]

Which Carpet Cleaner Is Best?

Which Carpet Cleaner Is Best? You may be surprised by the answer… With all the carpet cleaners near you, who do you choose to clean your carpets?   If you’ve considered getting your carpets cleaned, you may have asked yourself “ who is the best carpet cleaner ?” You may have found that you’re faced […]

Avoid Common Carpet Cleaning Scams

Avoid Common Carpet Cleaning Scams Sadly, carpet cleaning, like most other trades, is open to unscrupulous people. If you’re thinking of getting your carpets cleaned, this article will help you avoid becoming a victim of these scams which either result in you getting a really dreadful carpet clean, that will damage your carpet, or trick […]

Is Your Carpet Cleaner Insured?

Is Your Carpet Cleaner Insured? As you think about getting your carpets cleaned, one of the things you may want to know is ‘are the carpet cleaners insured?’ Whilst no one wants to have a situation where insurance is necessary, its very comforting to know that its there. Also, many ‘fly by night’ carpet cleaners aren’t insured […]