The best thing about carpets is that you can style the floor of any room in any colour, pattern, or design you choose. There is no end to the options at your disposal when you choose carpeting for your home or office. The only problem with carpets is the maintenance involved in keeping them looking […]
With summer around the corner you’re probably starting to daydream of all those outdoor activities you’ll be doing. From BBQ parties to fun days spent lying on the beach or in the garden (weather permitting!), summer is always full of promise. Naturally, with so much of our focus on the outdoors we tend to neglect […]
Tiles are such a sleek yet sensible choice for flooring and wall coverings. The strength, durability and appealing visual aesthetic that tiled surfaces offer make it a popular choice for entrance areas, kitchens, and bathrooms. However, just like carpets and any other surface, dirt can build up on tiles over time. This build-up only serves to […]
You’d be really amazed what happens on a microscopic level when you walk on carpet. Every fiber gets compressed, and goes through a range of motions. When the carpet is in good condition, those fibers spring back up, though never quite to the same extent as they would on a brand new carpet.
As the fibers […]
Carpets are a pretty wonderful invention. They are what stop us from having hard, cold and noisy floors in every room of our homes. Yet, for all the great benefits that carpets provide in terms of cushioning, noise reduction, and warmth, they are not without some potential problems.
One of the biggest problems associated with carpets […]
Caring for the environment is an important responsibility of modern living. We’ve all had those nightmarish post-apocalyptic scenarios drummed into our heads in school to show us what life will be like if we, as a species, do not collectively change our ways. The good news is that it’s getting easier all the time to […]
Many people spend 8 or more hours per day in bed, so it’s one place you want to be reasonably sure is clean and comfortable. Cleaning a mattress is important because over time your body excretes a lot of fluids (mainly sweat, mucus, and tears). As gross as that may sound, it’s just a natural […]
Trying to decide which flooring option you should install in your home? If so, a key thing that you should consider is the impact that your choice of flooring can have on allergies. If you’re trying to choose between hardwood and carpet flooring, you should be aware of how hardwood can actually be a haven […]
There’s a lot of confusing information we see daily in advertisements. Everything is always made to look a lot simpler and easier than it really turns out to be in practice. Sometimes advertisements are just misleading, but other times they can lead to potentially dangerous situations arising. That is definitely the case when it comes […]
As much as you dearly love your pets, it’s unlikely the carpets in your home will feel the same about them. Why so? It’s simple – it’s because your pets can wreak havoc with the condition of your carpet. Between embedding their fur and all of their scratching, soiling and rolling around, their actions can […]