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Old Fashioned Home Cleaning Tips

If you are like me, you probably have fond memories of spending time at your grandmum's house, and if you're like me, you probably remember her clean floors, her piping hot dish water, the smell of her starched laundry and more. Many of the secrets our grandmothers used to clean may have been lost, but they are not gone forever. In this blog, I am going to include posts on all kinds of old fashioned cleaning, but I'm also going to explain the best methods for including contemporary cleaning methods in your home. Using this information, I hope you can have a house that has all the charms of old fashioned cleaning alongside of the newest strategies and methods. Thanks for stopping by my corner of the internet!

Old Fashioned Home Cleaning Tips

Top 3 Reasons to Opt for Professional Carpet Cleaning Service

by Elsie Holland

The use of carpets on floors is ubiquitous in most modern homes. This is mainly because these floor coverings are made of soft fibres, which give a warm and comfortable feel below bare feet. To add to this great quality, carpets can make any home look more charming and stylish, and they are a source of pride and delight for the modern homeowner. But like all good things, carpets too have a downside. 

Perhaps the most notable downside of carpeting is that it traps, accumulates and conceals dust and many other forms of dirt easily and therefore requires a more thorough cleaning process to keep clean and to get rid of any unpleasant odours. 

Below are some essential benefits you stand to gain by hiring professional carpet cleaners to clean your residential carpeting:

To maintain a healthy home.

Like many other homeowners, you will want to keep your home clean and hygienic so you can protect your loved ones from disease-causing dirt and germs that may be lurking within your home. As already mentioned, carpets provide a safe haven for dust and other forms of dirt found in the home. 

Hiring a professional to regularly clean your carpets will help ensure effective removal of any bacteria and/or contaminants hiding in the fibres of the carpeting. 

To keep the carpeting looking pristine.

As dust and dirt collects on your carpets over time, the floor coverings will become dirty and start to look worn. The accumulated dirt will make your carpets look much older than they really are. 

Professionally done carpet cleaning will help to effectively remove the dirt trapped in your carpets, thus making the carpeting look as if it were new again. 

To extend the service life of your carpeting. 

Dirt accumulation on your home carpets is not only detrimental to the health of your family, but also the lifespan of the carpeting itself. When dirt is allowed to sit in carpets for a long time, it can find its way deep into the fibres of the carpeting and lead to faster wear and tear. This is due to the fact that dirt is naturally abrasive. 

Routine cleaning of your carpets by a professional will help to effectively get rid of accumulated dirt that may eat away at your carpeting. This way, you will be able to increase the lifespan of your residential carpets.

Unlike area rugs, which are relatively smaller and can be cleaned from outside the home, carpets aren't so easy to clean because they are usually tacked down to the floor of a room from corner to corner. Hence, carpet cleaning is a job that requires expert handling to do properly. Luckily, homeowners don't have to perform the task themselves, as there are many professionals that can clean dirty carpets at a reasonable price.