For some of us, the scariest thing that will happen this Halloween is having a guest spill their drink on the carpet. Carpet stains might be your nightmare, but there are steps you can take before calling a professional in that will help you get better results.
Remember that carpet is made up of different materials, and carpets and rugs with natural fibers or dyes may require special treatment. Always follow the care instructions provided by the carpet manufacturer. That said, here are some tips to keep in mind when trying to clean up a spill before calling a professional to complete stain removal:
Winter is coming. We get lots of emergency water extractions in early winter, when people have failed to take precautions prior to the first freeze of the season. There are numerous steps that homeowners can take to avoid burst pipes and other maintenance and safety issues during the winter. Here are some of the ways you can prepare for winter: