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Best Carpet Cleaning Tips For Homeowners

Best Carpet Cleaning Tips For Homeowners

What do you do about all those “Lurking Things”

Dr. Michael Berry, Deputy Director of the Environmental Criteria and Assessment office of the Environmental Protection Agency stated, “Based on what I have learned in recent months from researchers working in the United States, Canada, and Western Europe, I have reached the conclusion that carpeting and fabrics not cleaned and properly maintained have the potential to cause a variety of health problems inside the building environment.” So what can you do about all these things that are lurking in your carpets? Visit our website.

  • Biocontaminants
  • Insoluble particulate soiling
  • Volatile organic compounds
  • Sand
  • Combustion products
  • Quartz
  • Asbestos
  • Gypsum
  • Dust mites
  • Soil
  • Epidermal waste
  • Dirt
  • Chemical contamination
  • Food particles
  • Migrated outdoor pollutants
  • Pesticides
  • Grease and oil deposits
  • Allergens

Big words, but what do they mean? Quite simply, if your carpet acts like a sink, then it filters and collects sources of soil, bacteria, allergens, and pollutants from the indoor environment. These contaminants are part of what makes your carpet “ugly-out.” This “collection” and “filtering” process allows carpet to trap contaminants within the carpet. Hard surface floors may allow these contaminants to continue to “roam” throughout the indoor environment. But like any filter, … Read more