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Reducing Allergens in the Home

Allergy Explained The key to good results in carpet cleaning is in the preliminary extraction of dry soiling.  Without this, the final results will be poor.  To achieve this we use a pile brush to separate the pile then follow up with a commercial quality vacuum cleaner to remove much of the dry soiling.  
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A QUICK GUIDE TO HOW QAT PRODUCTS WORK AGAINST ENVELOPED VIRUSES

Covid-19 is an illness caused by SARS-CoV-2, which is a Coronavirus.  Coronaviruses have been around for a long time and belong to a group known as ‘enveloped viruses’.  Below is some science behind how QAT based products such as the one we use to combat enveloped viruses. This is a basic ‘enveloped’ virus.  The virus
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Sofa Cleaning

Just a quick clip to demonstrate the effectiveness of our Eco Friendlier upholstery cleaning products.  This sofa hasn’t been cleaned since it was purchased 10 years ago.  A lot of the soiling was from the natural oils found in the coat of the family dog leaving a slight “doggy” odour.  We were able to remove
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How filthy is your carpet?

  Stomach-churning images reveal that the bedroom floor harbours TEN times more bacteria than a toilet seat – because half of people NEVER clean it. Research by sofa and carpet specialist ScS found carpets in bedroom are dirtiest Floors had ten times bacteria and yeast of toilet seat and double of a living room Almost
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Maintaining Your Leather Suite

Dirt and body oils that remain on the leather surface for prolonged periods are the main cause of damage to leather furniture with dye transfer being of particular concern to owners of pale coloured and white or cream suites. The best way to ensure your leather remains in the best condition is to ensure that
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Eco Friendlier Carpet and Upholstery Cleaning

Over the last 10 years or so we have been moving away from detergent cleaning and embraced Eco Friendlier products so that we rarely use detergents. Our most used product has been extensively researched, developed and manufactured here in the UK and meets or exceeds all current domestic and international regulatory standards.  It is one
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Do You Wear Your Shoes In The House?

DO you take your shoes off before entering your home? The decision as to whether you take your footwear off at the front door has divided opinion for years, however what about the cleanliness issue? An investigation carried out by Bissel, the carpet cleaning experts, reckon that 41 per cent of the population, 27 million
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General Advice on Spot and Stain Removal

Firstly, don’t panic and act quickly as the removal of fresh spots is always easier than working on old stains. Next, decide whether you can tackle the removal yourself . In the case of large or old, set-in stains, contact a WoolSafe approved company such as ourselves so that advanced stain removal techniques are used
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Leather Conditioning

There is a lot of confusion as regard to conditioning leather.  Manufacturers of leather conditioners provide information that sounds very credible, but, in truth, much of it makes no sense.  The marketing behind these products tries to present leather as akin to human skin, containing natural oils that dry out and need replacing. However this is not true. 
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Stain resistant carpets

Up and down the country, carpet retailers are selling carpets that they claim are stain proof and can be cleaned with bleach. I’ve even seen pictures in magazines of children on carpets with an image of a bleach bottle. The impression is given that cleaning spots and stains with bleach should part of a regular
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