Interesting carpet facts – PART 2

categoryCleaning Myths and Facts
locationFebruary 2020

Interesting carpet facts – PART 2   The American floor covering industry argues that the difference between a “rug” (related to the words “rag” and rough”) and a “carpet” is strictly a matter of size. Any piece smaller than 40 square feet is considered a rug while anything larger is a carpet. According to the […]

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Interesting carpets facts – PART 1

categoryCleaning Myths and Facts
locationFebruary 2020

Interesting carpets facts – PART 1   The Norwalk virus or Norovirus (the virus that causes the stomach flu) can survive on an uncleaned carpet for a month or more.   The oldest surviving carpet is the celebrated Pazyryk carpet, which is over 2,000 years old. It was found in the 1940s in a Scythian […]

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Carpet cleaning myths

Carpet cleaning myths   If you’ve ever considered having your carpets cleaned, you may have been put off by some ‘old wives’ tales’. We want to dismiss these myths so that, next time your carpets are in need of a professional clean, you won’t hesitate to give a NCCA (National Carpet Cleaners Association) approved company a […]

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Clean Your BBQ In 5 Minutes

  This Monday isn’t just a bank holiday, it’s also the start of National BBQ Week.   So, weather depending, you may be planning to get the grill out and rustle up some of your favourite recipes.   However, after such a lovely summer last year, you might find your BBQ a little worse for […]

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Leather Furniture Facts And Myths

Leather Furniture is more popular now than it has ever been but with so much conflicting information available on the internet it can put some people off.   One disadvantage of so much available information is that there are many misconceptions out there.   So, here are the answers to some of those misconceptions to […]

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4 Myths Of Carpet Cleaning

If you’ve ever thought about having your valuable soft furnishings cleaned you may also have come across some ‘old wives tales’ that have quickly put you off.   We want to dispel these myths so that, next time your carpets are in need of a professional clean, you won’t hesitate to give an NCCA (National […]

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