Posted on November 13th, 2017
There aren’t many issues in a house that can escalate quicker than a water leak. Often water issues start with a leaky faucet but then become a much larger issue. Any water leaks should be addressed and fixed as quickly as possible to prevent long-term damage. Check your home regularly especially in areas that you may not go often such as a basement, crawl space, etc. A big freeze could burst a pipe and flood an area of your home with water and if it sits for long then it will cause massive damage. Catching a burst pipe quickly could save you thousands of dollars. If you notice a drop in water pressure then this could be a sign that there is a major leak.
Posted on November 3rd, 2017
Living here in Indiana, everyone knows that cold weather usually comes in October, and this year has fit that mold. However, do you have a winter checklist for your home? This list should help you prepare your home for the cold winter snows and hopefully prevent water damage to your home. (more…)
Posted on October 23rd, 2017
Stains are one of the worst fears of a new carpet owner. Thankfully, many stains are able to be removed from carpet with professional cleaning; however, some are more difficult and almost impossible to get out. This is true for both carpet and upholstery. We often get asked what types of stains are hardest to get out. Here is one quick tip: if you spill something, do the best you can to clean it up as quickly as possible. If you let a stain sit, it is much harder to remove, especially on your own. Here are the 5 worst stains to get out of carpet. (more…)
Posted on October 13th, 2017
Everyone knows that mold should be avoided; however, not everyone knows that carpet is a common place for mold to grow. Carpet can hold moisture and this is perfect for mold. Here are the top 5 ways to keep mold from growing in your carpet. (more…)
Posted on October 2nd, 2017
If your carpets haven’t been cleaned recently, your carpet is dirty. Most people don’t know how dirty it actually is, though. Did you know that your carpet can actually hold 4 times its weight in in dirt? That is a lot of dirt! If you have ever pulled out old carpet, you might have noticed this. There can be lots of dirt underneath the actual carpet, because your floors catch everything. This includes dirt, bacteria, mold, pet hair, and dust mites, among many other things. Especially if you have kids or pets (more…)
Posted on September 22nd, 2017
Experiencing a house fire can be devastating. Even if it isn’t burnt to the ground and a total loss, it still involves discomfort, heart ache, and effort. If you do ever go through a fire, follow these steps to get back to normalcy as quickly and easily as possible.