Window Blinds and Drapes Professionally Cleaned – Cleaning Tips By FiberCare Dallas

Did you know that harmful bacteria and viruses such as MRSA, Sars, Avian Flu, E. coli, and Salmonella can actually accumulate on your blinds? Regular professional cleanings of your blinds can help increase the overall healthiness of your living space.

Did you know window blinds can help you save money on your utility bill? In the summer, direct sunlight on windows forces your cooling system to work harder. Blinds can lower the temperature in your home by blocking sunlight.

Wood blinds can create a stunning look in a room, but you must be careful that wooden blinds do not warp. We can make sure your wooden blinds remain as stunning as they were the first day on your windows.

If someone in your home has allergies or is otherwise sensitive to common household allergens, then a professional blind cleaning is an absolute must. We will remove allergens such as dust mites, residual nicotine, animal hair, and pollen.

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.

You can actually decrease your carbon footprint by having your window blinds professionally cleaned on a regular basis. This will help preserve your current blinds and make them last much longer, thereby keeping them out of the landfill.

Are you trying to decide between drapes and blinds? One of the benefits of window blinds is that they enhance instead of block the sunlight. Let in some or all of the sun, which is impossible with drapes.

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

Carpet Cleaning Tips

To help with spot cleaning a dried stain, vacuum the area(s) from all four directions. This helps remove the stain from the fibers. After this, follow the manufacturer’s instructions for spot cleaning a stain.

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.

Sun can damage carpet. If you have carpet that receives full sun for the majority of the day, consider installing draperies or sheers to help lessen the impact. Window tinting will also help prevent fading.

If you want to clean your carpets and rugs without using potentially harmful chemicals, you should ask a professional about chemical-free cleaning solutions. These use ingredients such as sea kelp, distilled water, and vinegar to clean your carpets and are completely safe for the environment.

Did you know that the Carpet and Rug Institute recommends cleaning your carpets professionally at least once every 12 to 18 months? This includes deep cleaning them to maintain their look, feel, and quality.

When you change your vacuum cleaner’s bag, take a minute to look inside for loose carpet fibers. If you see clumps of the material, your cleaner is not cleaning deeply enough. Consider changing to a more powerful vacuum cleaner.

One of the easiest ways to prevent the amount of dirt and debris that collects on your carpets is to take your shoes off before walking on your carpet. You should also vacuum at least once a week to keep them looking their best.

One of the best ways to give your carpet a deep cleaning is to steam clean it. This is also known as hot water extraction and involves using a mixture of hot water and detergent to remove dirt and debris from your carpets.

If you are using petroleum based carpet or upholstery cleaners, make sure to follow the instructions regarding proper ventilation, and DO NOT smoke while using the product.