Monthly Archives: September 2014

Polypropylene Carpet – The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

The carpet that is overwhelmingly being used in the new estates popping up around Penrith, including Ropes Crossing, Jordan Springs, Glenmore Park Ridge, Mulgoa Rise etc is polypropylene. With an increased frequency, I’m being asked by some of the property managers I do work for, to have a look if anything can be done to […]

The Stains Came Back – Preventing Re-occuring Carpet Stains

I was recently called out to see if there was anything I could do to clean a section of carpet where some hand moisturising cream had fallen into the carpet. As a second generation carpet cleaner with many years experience, I recognise these types of jobs as being potentially problematic – for the simple fact […]

Cleaning Harvey Norman SmartStrand, EcoStrand & Triexta based Carpets.

I’m going to say it. As a carpet cleaner, if I was to lay new carpet through my home, I’d be using Harvey Norman SmartStrand IQ or one of the equivalent Triexta based carpets from one of the independent carpet retails such as eco-strand. Triexta is the latest carpet fibre to reach the market, and […]

Carpet Cleaning Sub-Contractors – The Issues

Once upon a time carpet cleaners would place a big ad in the yellow pages, and the bulk of new business would come from the yellows. These days, yellow pages is out, and online marketing has taken over. Google Adwords, and driving online traffic to your website is the name of the game for making […]