Monthly Archives: May 2014

Can I still have my carpet steam cleaned in winter?

carpet cleaning by country life carpet careYou might be wondering if you can steam clean your carpet during winter. Yes, you can.

When it comes to cleaning your carpet, although weather does play a part in the drying process it is still quite ok to have your carpets steam cleaned in winter.

Do you think that the cold weather will prevent your from drying your carpet? Yes it can, but using your ceiling fan and internal heating will have your carpet dry in no time. We use hot water which helps with drying times, because we use the optimum amount of cleaning solution and the correct procedure we don’t over wet your carpet.

Steam cleaning your carpet is great in winter!

Do you realize that wintertime is one of the most convenient seasons of the year to have your carpet cleaned? Yes, you read it right.

Why?

  • Your carpet stays clean longer
  • Easy to get an appointment

Your carpet stays cleaner for a longer in winter

Contrary to what everyone believes, your carpet will stay clean in the winter for longer because you have your windows closed. Compared to summer and spring when your windows and doors are open constantly, which allows pollen, dust and other pollutants to enter your home, winter is the time when your home is completely shielded from these things.

Throughout the year so much dust, dirt and pollens have blown in or been walked into your house and have built up in your carpets, now it’s winter they trapped inside. Steam cleaning your carpet in winter is a wise idea, for your family’s health’s sake!

Generally in winter you leave your wet and dirty shoes at the door and transfer into your inside slippers or uggies, by doing this your carpets will stay cleaner even longer after they have been cleaned.

It’s easier to schedule an appointment.

In the winter, you can set up an appointment easily. While in spring, you may have to wait to have your carpets cleaned. Have your carpet cleaned this winter and avoid the rush!

Can I still have my carpet steam cleaned in winter?

Yes. Cleaning your carpet this winter is the wisest idea you can ever do. For your carpet cleaning needs, such as carpet steam cleaned, contact Country Life Carpet Care. Make an appointment now and you will have more time later to enjoy when spring comes around!

How to clean grout in tile floors

Clean TilesTile floors are amazing to look at. It makes our home appear brighter, shinier and more comfortable. A home with a beautiful floor will make a home cozier and nicer for you to live in. However, tile floors, like other type of floors, will require maintenance to keep them looking at their best.

Clean your tile floors regularly

Cleaning your tile floors is important. You have to keep it clean to maintain its beauty. Daily sweeping or mopping is a good idea to remove dirt from tiles.

If you drop some flour? Just vacuum it.

Are you potty training your dog? A paper towel and some floor cleaning solution will do the job.

If you spill a glass of red wine? No worries! Sweep up the broken glass, use a paper/piece of cloth to absorb the wine, apply some water and let it dry.

See? It is that easy to clean your tile floors.

Grout Cleaning

On the other hand, cleaning the grouts in your tile floors is much harder. You have to meticulously clean it for your entire flooring to appear spotless and sparkling. Many of us don’t like cleaning grouts. It’s like the worst job ever, where you are down on your knees, staring at the grout lines. Nevertheless, grout needs to be clean, whether we like it or not or even clean tiles will look dirty.

How to clean grout

Grout lines may appear looking dirty if not well cared. Cleaning it can be a tough job. Yet, you don’t have to worry too much because there is a way to make things work easier for you. Here’s how:

How to clean grout in tile floors

The easiest way to clean grout in your tiles is to use a steam cleaning machine. You can rent a steam cleaning machine and do the grout yourself or easier still get someone else to do it for you.

For professional grout cleaning, contact Country Life Carpet Care and get a free quote today!