Acme Clean Carpet & Upholstery Cleaning Blog

Within the pages of our cleaning blog you’ll find helpful articles and interesting insights about everything that’s related to carpet and upholstery cleaning.

Three ways professional carpet cleaning makes your home safer

Most people clean their carpets more or less weekly with a vacuum and go about their lives. Yet, this cursory cleaning doesn’t protect you, your loved ones or pets from the hidden carpet hazards that only a professional carpet cleaner can remove effectively: Microorganisms: Bacteria and viruses that spread via droplets when people breathe, talk,…
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Don’t make your carpet stains worse

Picture this: You’re drinking your cup of coffee while watching your favorite morning show. Your phone rings and you reach out to answer it, but in the process, spill your coffee all over your carpet. What do you do? While there are many recommendations for stain removal on the internet, most of them don’t work.…
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Best practices for dealing with spills

Spills will inevitably happen, but that doesn’t mean they have to ruin your carpet. Take these steps instead to protect your carpet or rug. Contain the spill. Use rags or towels to prevent any liquid from spreading. Once you have contained the spill, use the same cloths to gently blot up as much liquid as…
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Ever heard this stain removal tip?

If something has been dropped on your carpet, anything from wine to ketchup, then here is a removal and cleaning technique to try – but the idea might surprise you! Spray some plain old shaving cream – apply it directly to the stain until it’s about an inch thick, and then leave it for about…
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Will a deep clean will ruin my carpet

No, it won’t. Instead, a deep clean will increase your carpet’s life span and keep it in good condition. Additionally, carpet cleaning gets rid of any dust, mold, or dirt in your carpet that might pose a health risk to you and your loved ones. However, if you want your deep clean done right, it’s…
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How often should I clean my carpets?

You may vacuum your carpet multiple times a week but getting professional carpet cleaning happens much less often. If you’re new to having carpet in your home, it can be difficult to know just how often you need to enlist the services of a carpet cleaning company, but we’re here to help. The general rule…
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Tips for cleaning different carpet types

Different carpet types require different methods to clean. Below are some ways to clean common types of carpets. Berber carpet – this carpet should be vacuumed once every week to two weeks. Stains may re-appear after cleaning. Difficult stains may be in need of a professional carpet cleaning. Wool frieze carpet – Wool conceals dirt,…
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Common carpet cleaning myths

Getting carpet cleaning services is vital in keeping your home healthy and increasing the longevity of your carpet. Additionally, frequent carpet cleaning prevents mold and mildew growth. Unfortunately, there is a lot of misinformation and bad advice surrounding carpet cleaning, causing homeowners to forgo it. Here are some common myths about carpet cleaning. Baking soda…
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Tips for cleaning mold and mildew from your carpet

Many homeowners forgo cleaning their carpets after spill accidents, resulting in mold and mildew growth. Unfortunately, this poses a health risk to you and your loved ones as it contributes to allergens and asthma. Therefore, it’s wise to clean up spills as soon as they happen to eliminate mold growth. Additionally, for areas with mold…
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4 tips for keeping your carpet clean with pets

Although pets are great human companions, it’s normal to hear pet owners complaining about their carpet. From chewing to pet stains, several unpleasant things can happen to your carpet when you have pets. Luckily, you don’t have to give up your pet or carpet to maintain a clean, fresh home. Here are four tips that…
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How to keep your carpet clean with a house full of kids

Stains and spills are a common occurrence when you have a house full of kids. Whether they’re toddlers or pre-teens, kids can wreak havoc on your carpet, decreasing its lifespan. Luckily, you can stay on top of your cleaning with a little creativity, protecting your carpet from your kids. Here are some tips that can…
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Don’t make these carpet cleaning mistakes

Cleaning your carpet often ensures it lasts a long time and that your home stays as clean as possible. However, carpet cleaning isn’t as easy as many homeowners assume. One simple mistake can ruin your carpet, costing you more to replace. Although you can’t guarantee accidents won’t occur, there are a few things you can…
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