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Ten Reasons to Have Carpets Cleaned Year Round by Zerorez

Properly cleaning and maintaining carpets: Prolongs the life of carpeting.  Our methods can increase the life of carpets significantly, protecting your flooring investment. Protects indoor air quality.  Carpets trap airborne pollutants.  We’ll remove those pollutants to maintain air quality. Makes carpets easier to maintain.  Most carpet soiling is made of of dry dirt and particles.  When carpets are kept thoroughly… Read more →

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Wrinkled Carpet after Cleaning?

Have you ever wondered why your carpets wrinkle after they’re cleaned? If not, great! You’re carpet is in excellent shape and you don’t need this information…yet. The technical term for wrinkles is Latex Displacement or Expansion Differential (either term is acceptable). Tufted carpets have 4 layers: Face Fiber Primary Backing Latex Adhesive Secondary Backing Each layer of the carpet has… Read more →

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Are detergent and soap ideal for cleaning carpets?

Are detergent and soap ideal for cleaning carpets… and what’s the difference? The answer may surprise you.   The Down and Dirty of Detergent & Soap A detergent is a chemical substance used to break-up and remove dirt and grime, while soap is basically one type of detergent. Detergents today are usually a mixture of chemicals and additives, all boiled up in a large chemical… Read more →

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How do you clean wool carpets?

Wool carpets and rugs can be a great investment for your home as long as you take care of it properly. Since wool is a little thicker than most carpet or rug materials, it locks in more dirt and debris. However, wool rugs do introduce some unique cleaning concerns compared to cleaning wall-to-wall wool carpet. Except on very rare occasions wall-to-wall carpet will… Read more →