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Carpet Cleaning Techniques To Avoid

Carpet Cleaning Techniques To Avoid

The internet is full of great advice—and some not so great advice. Our professional carpet cleaners in San Rafael often have homeowners ask about carpet cleaning methods they read about online or, even worse, call after they realize they ruined their carpet thanks to...

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Avoid These 5 DIY Cleaning Risks

Avoid These 5 DIY Cleaning Risks

Your rugs hold sentimental and aesthetic value, whether they're family heirlooms or souvenirs from unforgettable trips. Safeguard their beauty and intricate details by choosing professional area rug cleaning in Novato. Avoid potential damage from DIY cleaning and rely...

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4 Common Carpet Cleaning Mistakes

4 Common Carpet Cleaning Mistakes

As professional carpet cleaners in San Rafael, we have seen a lot of carpets. Unfortunately, that means we’ve seen our fair share of carpet mistakes too. Here are the top four mistakes that we see homeowners make so you can avoid them.  Not vacuuming often enough....

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Carpet Cleaning During the Holiday Season

Carpet Cleaning During the Holiday Season

As the holiday season approaches, you may be preparing your home for guests, hosting events, and welcoming children and pets. While you want your home to be clean and comfortable for the holidays, you also know that accidents can happen and there may be messes to...

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Leave Rug Cleaning to the Pros

Leave Rug Cleaning to the Pros

Area rugs are beautiful additions to your home, but over time they can become compacted with dust, allergens, and dander. This can dull your rug's appearance and create must odors in your home.  To maintain the beauty of your rug and keep your home smelling fresh,...

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Carpet Cleaning Red Flags to Avoid

Carpet Cleaning Red Flags to Avoid

When it comes to maintaining the investment you've made in your carpet, it's important to choose the right carpet cleaning company. A reputable cleaner should be able to effectively remove dirt, stains, and traffic lines, restoring the soft, fluffy texture of your...

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All About Rug Bleeding

All About Rug Bleeding

A good area rug can transform the look of your space and add style to your home. However, their intricate designs and delicate colors make them prone to damage during the cleaning process. Improper cleaning methods and harsh stain removal can cause the colors of your...

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Why Do Carpet Stains And Odors Reappear?

Why Do Carpet Stains And Odors Reappear?

Have you ever spilled something on your carpet, cleaned it up, and it looked good as new, only to find that the stain reappears a day or two later? This can be extremely frustrating, especially if you have thoroughly cleaned the area multiple times. In order to...

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4 Hardest Upholstery Stains to Remove

4 Hardest Upholstery Stains to Remove

Have trouble removing stubborn stains from your sofa, armchair, or loveseat? DIY methods can sometimes make the matter worse and damage your upholstery. Fortunately, the upholstery cleaning experts at Clean Living Chem-Dry are here to help restore the look of your...

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5 Benefits of Professional Carpet Cleaning

5 Benefits of Professional Carpet Cleaning

Many people choose the DIY route of cleaning their carpets themselves. Many homeowners opt to tackle this task on their own instead of hiring professional carpet cleaners. Are you aware of the several advantages of choosing Clean Living Chem-Dry professionals? Carpets...

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Maintaining Rugs in High-Traffic Areas

Maintaining Rugs in High-Traffic Areas

Many people choose to cover high-traffic areas of their carpet with throw rugs to protect the carpet, but how do you protect these rugs from wear and tear? Here are some tips from the pros at Clean Living Chem-Dry to help keep your rugs looking prime. With the right...

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What to Do When Your Cat Has an Accident

What to Do When Your Cat Has an Accident

The Stain Pet accidents can leave unsightly stains and smells on your carpets. Here are a few tips to prevent the stain from becoming permanent, if you’re lucky enough to catch it when it happens.  What to do:  Act quickly.  Remove as much urine as possible using...

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How to Make Sure Your Vacuum Lasts

How to Make Sure Your Vacuum Lasts

Is your recently purchased vacuum already starting to lose its power? If so, you’re not alone. It is almost everyone’s first reaction to go grab their vacuum on the occurrence of any little mess, but vacuums have a limit and eventually will lose their power if not...

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5 Carpet Cleaning Tips

5 Carpet Cleaning Tips

Keeping your carpets clean can be a challenge, especially if you have a busy schedule or live in a home with kids or pets. Whether you’re hosting a party or simply want your home to feel extra fresh, here are our favorite, simple carpet cleaning tips to hold you over...

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6 Tips For Cleaning Area Rugs

6 Tips For Cleaning Area Rugs

Area rugs bring beautiful color, texture, and diversity to our homes, and also require special care to be maintained.  Here are the basic principles of area rug cleaning and stain removal so you can keep your precious textiles looking their best as the years go by. ...

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Who ya gonna call? Clean Living Chem-Dry!

Who ya gonna call? Clean Living Chem-Dry!

When carpets are dirty, dust is in the air and allergies are on high. Clean Living Chem-Dry is the number you need to call! Clean Living Chem-Dry has affordable, deep cleaning, and eco-friendly carpet cleaning that fights against dust, dust mites, and much more.

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Top 3 Types of Carpet For Pets & Kids

Top 3 Types of Carpet For Pets & Kids

If you have children or pets, it’s inevitable that your carpet will undergo some wear and tear. So, how do you minimize the damage that’s done, or prevent it altogether? One of the biggest decisions you face when choosing a new carpet isn’t style, color, or brand....

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