Carpet Care Articles

Gray level loop carpeting with indentations from vacuum cleaning

At Steve’s Carpet Care & Restoration, we’re carpet cleaning experts, which means we're also experts at identifying the different types of carpet. It's understandable, however, if homeowners (especially ones who bought a home that had one or more previous owners) do not know exactly what type of...

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Round robotic vacuum cleaner under couch on white rug in living room with hardwood floors

The carpeting in your home has a direct impact on the quality of life of everyone who lives there. If the carpeting is vacuumed and professionally cleaned on a regular basis your entire house will benefit in ways both aesthetic and practical. When it comes to carpet cleaning no one is better quali...

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Woman standing on shedding oriental rug in black laced combat boots

At Steve’s Carpet Care, we often field questions from customers who are confused as to why their new carpeting seems to be shedding so much material. This excess material routinely clogs vacuum cleaners and is picked up by shoes, socks, pants and other articles of clothing. “What” people want to k...

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Hand in yellow rubber glove cleaning while tiled wall with beige grout using orange sponge

If you want your home's tiled floors and backsplashes to look their best, you can’t ignore the grout. Grout is that white material that fills the space between tiles and helps hold them in place. It’s quite a porous material and hence it does as good a job attracting dirt, stains and mold as it do...

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Woman in white sneakers and jeans walking down stairs with dirty red carpet covering

Updated on July 27th 2023

Carpets are one part of the home that really takes a beating. Consistent use and failing to take protective measures can lead to them wearing out much quicker than they should – but try telling that to your teenager! One thing you hear all the time when you have car...

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Why Are My Carpets Moldy?

Animations of mold and bacteria on white background

Carpet mold is a real problem. Not just because of the widely-known side effects – but because it's damn hard to remove. Seeing mold grow on a hard surface, such as a wall or ceiling is bad enough, but at least it's easy enough to clean off. Wiping down the surface with a bleach infused cleaning s...

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