5 Practical Tips to Keep Your Upholstery Looking Great
Posted on Friday 26 January 2024
Maintaining a clean and inviting home environment involves more than just regular housekeeping. Upholstery, a significant part of our living spaces, requires attention to ensure it stays fresh and comfortable. In this guide, we'll share five practical tips to keep your furniture looking and smelling brand new.
Maintaining Property Value by Getting Your Carpets Cleaned
Posted on Tuesday 26 December 2023
When it comes to rental agreements, end of lease carpet cleaning is more than a mere formality for tenants and landlords. Carpets tend to accumulate dirt and stains over time, impacting the property's value. So prioritising professional carpet cleaning, especially at the lease conclusion, ensures optimal carpet conditions, and therefore maintaining or increasing the property's value.
How Often Should You Opt for Deep Cleaning for Your Office Carpets?
Posted on Monday 27 November 2023
Maintaining a clean office environment is crucial, especially when considering the health and productivity of your employees. Unlike homes, offices witness high foot traffic and potential exposure to contaminants. Neglecting regular cleaning may not only impact employee health but can also disrupt business operations. Several factors influence the frequency of deep cleaning services for business spaces, so let’s delve into these considerations to help you determine when the right time is for a commercial carpet cleaning service.
Tips for Keeping Your Carpets Clean and Fresh Between Professional Services
Posted on Tuesday 31 October 2023
Carpets are a great way to add comfort and style to your home, they can make any room feel warm and inviting. However, carpets also need regular care and maintenance to keep them in good condition. A professional carpet cleaning service can effectively remove dirt, stains and allergens from your carpets, making them look and feel like new. But how do you keep them that way until the next service?
The Complete DIY Guide to Cleaning a Leather Sofa
Posted on Tuesday 19 September 2023
Leather sofas are a beautiful addition to any home. They are stylish, durable and actually quite easy to clean. To keep a leather sofa in good condition, it needs a little attention.
Expert Insider Cleaning Tips to Ensure Your Carpets Look Their Best
Posted on Monday 21 August 2023
Your carpets are more than just floor coverings; they're an investment that can add value to your home. Yet, if not properly maintained, they can turn from an asset into a liability. At That Carpet Guy, we understand the importance of carpet cleaning and maintenance to extend their lifespan and keep them looking their best. Our pro carpet cleaning insider tips will help you achieve just that.
Why Pet Owners in Adelaide Need Professional Carpet Cleaning Services
Posted on Sunday 23 July 2023
When you open your home to beloved pets, it's no surprise that accidents and messes are part of the package. From muddy paws to unexpected spills, your carpets can take a beating. That's where professional pet carpet cleaning services come to the rescue. We understand the unique challenges faced by pet owners and our specialised carpet cleaning services ensure that your carpets not only look fresh and clean but also provide a healthy environment for you and your furry friends.
6 Compelling Reasons Why Upholstery Cleaning Matters
Posted on Sunday 18 June 2023
Are you neglecting the importance of upholstery cleaning? It’s an integral part of your furniture, providing comfort and adding a touch of elegance to your home. However, just like anything that is heavily used, upholstery is prone to harbouring harmful microbes, getting dirty and succumbing to permanent stains. That's why regular and professional cleaning is essential. In this article we show you six convincing reasons why upholstery cleaning should be a priority for every homeowner.
5 Proven Methods for Removing Body Odour from a Sofa
Posted on Sunday 14 May 2023
Do you have a favourite old sofa that’s great for lounging? Or have you recently been gifted an old recliner that looks in good shape, but doesn’t smell too great? Sweat and grime build up on upholstery over time and can start to give off an unpleasant pong.
Is it Important to Clean Your Carpet?
Posted on Friday 21 April 2023
Life is busy! If you can cut down on the house chores and not clean the carpets, is that really a big deal? While a quick hoover once a year may seem ok to you, the reality is that not deep cleaning your carpets, can actually have an adverse effect on your health. Here’s what might happen if you decide not to hire a professional carpet cleaner to steam clean your carpets.
5 Reasons Why Your Carpet Smells and What You Can Do About it
Posted on Friday 17 March 2023
Is there a nasty smell coming from your carpets? Even if you’re swift at cleaning up spills and have a regular vacuuming schedule, carpet odours may often linger. These smells can be caused by many different things, or it could be that your carpet is just getting old. Let’s take a look at five possible reasons your carpets are giving off a funky odour and what you can do about it.
How to Clean Mould and Mildew Off Walls and Stop It Recurring
Posted on Monday 20 February 2023
Black mould and mildew on walls not only looks disgusting, but it can be harmful for your health. But luckily, it’s possible to use cleaning products you have in the home to remove and banish mould from coming back again.
5 Kitchen Cleaning Hacks to Save You Time and Money
Posted on Sunday 22 January 2023
The kitchen is a busy place. Hungry bellies rumble, meals get cooked and dishes pile up every day. It can seem like a never ending cycle of cooking and washing up. After everyone is fed, cleaning the kitchen is probably the last thing you want to do!
A Guide to Cleaning Different Types of Carpet Quickly and Easily
Posted on Monday 19 December 2022
Carpets feel soft and fluffy underfoot. They’re warm in the winter and absorb loud sounds so you don’t wake up the neighbours. They also provide the feet with a good grip to prevent slips and falls. Carpets have so many benefits, which is why they’re a popular floor covering.
How to Remove Limescale (With 3 Easy Homemade Mixtures)
Posted on Monday 14 November 2022
Limescale is a white and often chalky substance found around taps, showers and on the inside of kettles. It can be tough to combat and tricky to remove, especially if you live in a hard water area.
How to Clean Couch Stains Fast and Easily?
Posted on Sunday 16 October 2022
Couches get a lot of wear and tear over the years. We spend hours each day lounging on our favourite couch, which is why they often build up a few stains. Knowing how to clean a couch stain quickly, is a skill everyone should learn.
5 Simple Ways to Make Your Mattress Last Longer
Posted on Monday 12 September 2022
According to statistics, we spend a third of our lives sleeping. This means you’re spending a lot of time on your mattress and it should be cared for. The quality of your mattress and how well its looked after, affects the quality of sleep.
5 DIY Ways to Get Nail Varnish Out of Carpet Fast
Posted on Wednesday 31 August 2022
Not everyone has the time or money to go to a professional nail salon! To keep those nails looking red carpet ready, we have to do it ourselves, right? So, maybe you were rushing around before a night out and disaster strikes.
How Carpet Cleaning Can Save Your Business Money
Posted on Friday 15 July 2022
A clean work environment is essential for the health of employees, customers and the business. It not only helps to prevent the spread of illness, but it gives a good impression to customers and business partners when on the premises.
5 Easy Ways to Protect a New Carpet from Stains
Posted on Thursday 30 June 2022
Have you just laid a beautiful, new, fluffy carpet? It will feel amazingly soft under foot now, but can be hard to keep it that way. If you live in a busy household with kids, pets and family wandering about, carpet fibres will get worn down.
How to Get Old Stains out of Carpet Quickly and Easily
Posted on Thursday 26 May 2022
You just moved a chest of drawers and notice a mystery dark patch. Upon taking a closer look, you realise it’s a dreaded old stain, that has been long forgotten about.
The Complete Guide to Removing Musty Smells from Carpets
Posted on Thursday 21 April 2022
Are you noticing an unpleasant, musty smell coming from your carpets? If so, your carpet is in need of a little attention. Carpets can begin to smell musty from flooding after a rain storm, water dripping from plants, humidity in the air or simply a spilled drink that was never attended to.
What is the Best Way to Clean Curtains at Home?
Posted on Monday 7 March 2022
The list of cleaning chores can seem never ending! Some may get put off for years, or not even get done at all. One of those cleaning chores might be washing the curtains.The process of taking them down, fitting them into a washing machine, drying the fabric and getting them back up again can feel like a mission worth avoiding.While you could call in professional Adelaide cleaners, a simple option is to follow this guide on how to clean curtains without taking them down.
3 Proven Home Remedies to Get Grease Out of Carpets
Posted on Friday 18 February 2022
Have you dropped grease on your carpet? This can be a moment of panic, especially if your carpet is new and beautifully fluffy. The good news is; your carpet can be rescued without breaking the bank.
5 Signs Your Room Has Bed Bugs and How to Get Rid of Them
Posted on Saturday 22 January 2022
Bedbugs are tiny, oval shaped, brown insects that live on the blood of humans and animals. Their bodies are flat and about the size of a sesame seed. However, this can swell after feeding and turn a reddish brown.
The Ultimate Guide to Cleaning and Disinfecting Your Mattress
Posted on Monday 3 January 2022
Dirt gets everywhere, including on your mattress. We spend 6 – 8 hours lying on the bed every night and this doesn’t account for the hours chilling, watching TV, hanging out with friends and snuggling with pets.
7 Easy Ways to Keep Your Carpet Smelling Fresh
Posted on Saturday 6 November 2021
Dirt, grime and bacteria live deep down in your carpets. And if not removed, this can lead to unpleasant odours lingering in the air. Alongside the smell, dirty carpets can lead to sickness for you and your family.
5 Proven Ways to Keep Dog Hair Off Your Carpet
Posted on Sunday 24 October 2021
Dogs are a huge responsibility. They need love, feeding, grooming and exercising. Plus, you need to keep an eye on their mental health. But all the efforts are worth it when you get that excited welcome home after a long day in the office.
How to Restore and Protect Carpet in High Traffic Areas
Posted on Friday 24 September 2021
A brand new carpet feels soft, fluffy and luxurious underfoot. It literally feels like you’re walking on air giving your feet a real treat. But, in high traffic areas over time, that silky feel diminishes with the constant flow of foot pressure.
How Do You Get Smoke Smell Out of Fabric?
Posted on Friday 13 August 2021
Have you inherited a trendy vintage couch from an Uncle? Or maybe you found an awesome fabric covered foot stool in a house clearance? Cool old furniture is great, but sometimes it comes with a few smells that are less than pleasant.
Why is Commercial Carpet Cleaning Important?
Posted on Friday 16 July 2021
Running a business is a busy time. And keeping the place looking fresh is another stress heaped on top. The good news is that commercial carpet cleaners are always ready to lend a hand. A professional cleaner has the tools, skills and experience to get your office looking cleaner than you’ve ever seen it.
Does Carpet Cleaning Help Allergies?
Posted on Friday 18 June 2021
Are you an allergy sufferer? Allergy season can be a miserable time with constant runny noses, coughing, sneezing and itchy skin. While allergies mostly play up when you’re outside, you probably don’t think about allergens finding their way into your home.
How to Clean an Area Rug Yourself?
Posted on Friday 28 May 2021
Area rugs are a great addition to any home, warming up the floors and adding style to a space. But over time, they get worn down with dirt, debris and scuffing from tired feet. To keep your area rug looking at its best, it needs a little TLC occasionally and a good clean will fluff up the fibres again.
The Essential Guide to Rid Your Carpets of Fleas
Posted on Saturday 24 April 2021
Fleas are a troublesome little pest to deal with, once they get onto your pet and into your home. They thrive in warm environments like your carpets and furniture and larvae can remain dormant for a long while, waiting for the perfect condition to grow.
Is Your Couch Making You Sick?
Posted on Friday 19 March 2021
There’s nothing better than lounging on the couch after a long day. But, have you ever thought of the hidden nasties that could be lounging on the couch fibres with you? We often clean the floors, kitchen counters and bathrooms, but furniture upholstery can get forgotten about.
3 Ways to Remove Pet Stains and Smells from Your Carpet
Posted on Sunday 28 February 2021
Pets are lovely to have around the home. But, they often leave their mark in more ways than one! Especially as puppies, dogs may have accidents on your fresh, fluffy carpets. And puppies have no idea about wiping their paws after roaming around in the garden, meaning all sorts of mess and hair can dirty up your living spaces.
How to Clean Carpet Mould and Mildew in 7 Easy Steps
Posted on Tuesday 26 January 2021
Maybe you’re visiting a holiday home or caravan, that’s sat empty for a while and you notice a musty smell? Or maybe you’ve had a flood in your home and water has seeped into your carpet? Either way, a musty smell and wet carpet is a surefire sign you carpet has or will get mould, if action is not taken.
5 Simple Steps to Remove Mud Stains from Your Carpet
Posted on Saturday 26 December 2020
Carpets feel great underfoot when they’re fluffy and fresh. But if not kept clean dirt, mud and grit can build up making carpet fibres feeling less than luscious. If you live with pets and children, these can be the main culprit of muddy, stained carpets. Muddy stains can be banished if dealt with swiftly and your carpet restored to its former glory.
Do You Have Moths in Your Carpet? Tips to Diagnose and Prevent Carpet Moths
Posted on Monday 23 November 2020
Carpet case moths and carpet beetles are common Australian pests which love to invade woolen carpets. They can occasionally be found in silk curtains and other fabric upholstery. Their living place of choice is organic materials like wool, cotton and silk. It’s very rare to find them in synthetic materials.
Is Your Carpet Making You Sick? Here’s What You Need to Know…
Posted on Wednesday 14 October 2020
Have you suddenly started sneezing, coughing or itching while in your home? While there could be many causes, dust and dirt lingering in carpet fibres could be a factor. Even if you love a good vacuum on a regular basis, allergens and dust build up daily and some bacteria doesn’t get picked up even by the most powerful vacuum cleaners.