Cleaning Antique Carpets – How to Clean a Tapestry

Cleaning Antique Carpets and Tapestry

Dust should never be allowed to build up in carpets as it has a sandpaper effect on the fibres.

A few sensible tips & some advice on caring for your Antique Carpets and Tapestry…

Our antique carpets and tapestries are amongst the most beautiful items we own.

But they are probably subjected to the most abuse as caring for antique carpets and tapestries can be a time consuming job.

Cleaning is relatively simple as long as it is done regularly and excessive wear is avoidable if correct placement is considered…

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How To Clean Curtains

Even if they don’t look dirty, knowing how to clean curtains, and making it part of your cleaning routine, will go a long way to helping your home stay clean.

Most curtains, whether they’re casual cotton or fancier damask, are made of woven fabrics that gather dust, pet hair and dander, even mold spores. Over time, these things accumulate, and your window treatments start to look dingy.

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How to Clean a Tapestry

Gardner Museum Cleans 16th-Century Flemish Tapestries

Jared visits the Isabella Stewart Gardner museum where cleaning 16th-century tapestries means an extraordinary effort…

 

Shape Up Your Drapes

It’s curtains for dingy window treatments with these quick fixes…

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How to Clean Rayon Rugs

How to Clean Rayon Rugs

Rayon in Rugs

Rayon rugs are difficult to clean. As they continue to grow in popularity, be prepared.

Cleaners have encountered rayon in upholstery fabric for years. But designers also, unfortunately, increasingly embrace the silk-like look of rayon for rugs.

Rayon rugs present many cleaning challenges. This fiber does not hold up to foot traffic or consumer, do-it-yourself spotting/cleaning. Professional cleaning may exacerbate pre-existing texture distortion and sprouting…

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The Difficulty of Cleaning Viscose Rugs

We’re seeing a trend of area rugs being made of viscose. We talk about what they are and why they are difficult to clean…

 

How to Clean Area Rugs

Viscose, or art silk, has the same soft, luxurious look and feel as silk, but at a much more affordable price.

Viscose is extremely absorbent so remove stains using a damp cloth and a mild cleanser. For tough stains, use the stain solution suggested above and gently apply the foam that rises to the top to the stained area. Blot with a clean damp cloth to finish. Try to keep a viscose rug in a cool and dry location…

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Rayon: A Rug Specialist’s Challenge

What do artificial silk, art. silk, banana silk, viscose, bamboo silk, allo silk, cactus silk, soya silk, modal, cuprammonium, lyocell, triacetate, and acetate have in common? They are all a type of rayon manufactured from regenerated cellulose.

Designers have embraced the silk-like look of rayon for garments, upholstery fabrics, and area rugs. But rayon rugs present many challenges for rug cleaners, as this fiber doesn’t hold up to foot traffic and consumer do-it-yourself spotting/cleaning.

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How to Clean Up Dog Mess on Carpet – Cleaning Tips

How to Clean the Most Common Dog Messes

Our cutest companions are also some of our messiest. Here’s some help.

Your dogs, lovable scamps that they are, will commit all manner of unspeakable crimes against your carpeting, your furniture, their toys and anything else they can get to, which makes it a very good thing indeed that they’re so cute. In my role as a cleaning advice columnist, I’m asked no small number of questions about cleaning up after beloved pets; here, I’ve rounded up reader queries about dogs and the adorable, smelly messes they make…

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Pet Poop! 3 MUST HAVES to Get Stains, Smell Out & Repel Future Accidents!

In this episode, I show you my top three picks for taking out that pet stain or accident from your carpet or hard floors. Nature’s Miracle will repel your pet from future staining due to its propriety smell. Vinegar is a great stain remover. And I use Out – Oxy Fast to really get that grime off the carpet…

 

Removing Urine, Feces and Vomit Stains From Carpets

Though I like to use natural remedies first, sometimes it’s just nice to grab a bottle of one of these sprays and get the job done.

Based on my experience (and by experience I mean my stepping in, using them and cleaning the urine up) these commercial products work….

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Tomato Soup Stain on Wool Carpet – Before and After Pics

Tomato Soup on Wool Carpet – Before Pic

Tomato Soup on Wool Carpet Before

Tomato Soup on Wool Carpet – After Pic

Tomato Soup on Wool Carpet After

 

Deep Cleaning Carpet Tips To Remove Very Dirty Carpet Stains

There are many ways that you can remove carpet stains, but it is to your advantage to be educated and armed with some tried and true techniques and methods…

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Fiber Care Rug and Carpet Cleaning and Protection Tips – FiberCare Dallas

If you live in an area with sandy soil, you should vacuum more frequently. The sand particles sink to the bottom of the carpet and act like glass, cutting through the carpet fibers and speeding up its deterioration…
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Why You Should Melt Ice Cubes on Your Rugs and Carpets

Whether you’re rearranging or moving out, heavy furniture can leave behind quite the unattractive footprint on your carpet — and the longer the furniture has been there, the harder it is to persuade those carpet fibers to spring back into shape. So instead of laying on the floor with various carpet cleaning tools for hours on end, try this super simple method instead.

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The Cleaning Company – Red Wine Stain on Silk Bamboo Rug Removed

Red Wine Stain on Silk Bamboo Rug Removed – Before and After Pictures

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red wine stain on silk bamboo rug before

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red wine stain on silk bamboo rug after

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Cleaning Dirty Wool Carpet – Dogs Are Too Much!

Cleaning Dirty Wool Carpet – Before

Cleaning Dirty Wool Carpet

Cleaning Dirty Wool Carpet – After

Cleaning Dirty Wool Carpet - Fiber Care

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For your home we offer long lasting fabric protection and cleaning services for upholstery, draperies, rugs and carpet.

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There are many ways that you can remove carpet stains, but it is to your advantage to be educated and armed with some tried and true techniques and methods to remove the top five carpet stains that can present you with a larger challenge if they are not treated with the proper care when they occur.

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7 Rules for Deep-Cleaning Dingy, Smelly Carpeting

Here’s the thing about carpeting: the plush, dense fibers we love to feel underfoot are also really great at clinging to dust, dirt, smoke, pet odor, and whatever other grime comes through the door.

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Very Dirty Carpet Cleaner Solution Review

This carpet cleaner was great. No discoloration, no sticky feeling on your feet after its been cleaned, no sticky feeling when pouring it. No awful, toxic chemical smell, just a nice fresh scent and powerful cleaning abilities. I tried it, as directions said, with 1 oz per 1 gallon of water and used my upright steam cleaning carpet shampooer. You could see the difference after one go over, and more so when I was finished. My carpet is cleaner than it has been in a long time. I really like this cleaner. It got my Very Dirty Carpets clean again!

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Having your blinds professionally cleaned can actually be good for your computer and other electronic hardware, as it decreases the overall dust and indoor air pollution in your home, which can be quite damaging…

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This is a simple way to clean your curtains without the frustration of having to use the washer, dryer, and ironing board…

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Dust in your home is more than a minor nuisance: Inhaling dust can bring on allergy and asthma symptoms, making sufferers uncomfortable…

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With over 30 years in the industry working closely with interior designers and homeowners, we have developed a reputation as the premier company to contact when they have a furnishing they have invested in and want…

Cleaning Leather Furniture, New Rugs, Sun Damaged Carpets

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It’s very easy to damage your leather sofa when you try to clean it, so it is important to determine which type of leather your couch is made of and what type of finish it has…

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Professional Carpet and Upholstery Cleaning Tips

Does your upholstery have deep stains that are difficult to remove? Do you need to eliminate odors from your furniture? Hiring a professional cleaning company is the best way to remove stains from materials such as ink, blood, tomato sauce, wine, and grease.

 

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Did you know that cleaning leather sofas requires specialized care and specific cleaning products?

 

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Did you know that the Carpet and Rug Institute recommends cleaning your carpets professionally at least once every 12 to 18 months?

 

 

Fabric Protection and Cleaning Fabric Finishing Services in Dallas

FiberCare Dallas specializes in caring for fine fabrics. For your home… FiberCare Dallas provides long lasting fabric protection and cleaning services for upholstery, draperies, rugs and carpet.

 

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Carpet Cleaning Tips and Caring For Your Area Rugs In Your Home

Did you know that one of the best ways to maintain your carpets is to prevent dirt and debris from collecting in them? Did you know that one of the biggest problems pet owners have is pet odors in their carpets?

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