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Classic Care is well know for our carpet cleaning in the Nanaimo area but did you know that we also clean BLINDS? Four out of five of our clients apparently did not know this.
They are cleaned in an Ultrasonic tank, similar to the small machine at the jewelers when you have your rings cleaned. The blinds are submerged in a warm soapy solution and are gently vibrated to remove the build up of dirt on the slats, hardware, and ...Continue Reading ?
The best way to dust blinds?
Close them, then wipe them with a used dryer sheet in an upward direction being sure to go with the grain of the blind. Flip the blinds to the opposite closed position, but this time wipe down with the used dryer sheet. This will create an antistatic barrier that helps prevent dust from building back up again.
Simply dusting your blinds does not do a thorough cleaning, but as many of you may not ...
Are your carpets showing brown, especially after you cleaned them with your own carpet cleaning unit?
Causes of Carpet, Rug and Upholstery Browning and How to Prevent or Cure
Carpet wicking and browning:
What is carpet and rug browning?
Browning is a phenomenon in which, after the carpet or rug is cleaned and has dried, the fiber tips turn dark.
What causes carpets and rugs to brown? Carpet dries from the tips. Therefore, as the cleaning solution evaporates from the ...
Lets talk about vacuum cleaning and its importance to your health.
It’s loud. It’s time consuming. The dog goes nuts and the baby cries at the noise. We either love or hate our vacuum cleaners. But it’s not just about making the house look clean — there are plenty of unseen nasties that vacuuming can reduce or get rid of that sweeping with a broom just won’t get. Consider some of the pros of dragging that thing out of your laundry/spare ...Continue Reading ?
Is Your Home Making You ILL? – Why Something Seemingly
Harmless Could Be Damaging Your Health!
There could be something lurking in your home that is actually making you ill – and you wouldn’t even know about it. It can lurk anywhere – including: Bathrooms and kitchens, especially under sinks – particularly leaky ones. Behind or under appliances that ...Continue Reading ?
Do you have tile floors? We can help you clean those too!
Ceramic tile has become increasingly popular in recent years. While most people learn how to mop at a very young age, I’ve been surprised at how much misinformation there is when it comes to keeping your tile floor shiny and clean. Here are a few helpful hints for you.
1. Sweep or Vacuum before you mop. This is very important. Take a look at your tile, see that discoloration ...Continue Reading ?
Do you want to replace or clean your Venetian blinds?
Why not inject a bit of life into tired, old blinds and save some money?
Our ultrasonic blind cleaning service at classic care services is the perfect way to save money,
rather than replacing those blinds, your blinds simply need a little love, so keep them in place!
We can clean most types of venetian ...Continue Reading ?
Oops! Whether it be grape juice, a little present from Fido, or finger-paint artwork from your 3-year-old, it seems whatever is not supposed to get on the carpet always does. Here are a few on how to clean your carpets using products you can find around your house.
What You Should Know Before You Start
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Read this: Just in case you are you doing your own carpet cleaning?
Most carpets are stain-resistant, meaning that the manufacturer has treated them to reduce staining. However, no carpet is stain-proof. Over time, the carpet’s fibers trap dirt, oils and bacteria, which can discolor the material and cause unpleasant odors and stains. Use a few tips, tricks and secrets to steam clean your carpets, as needed, and then keep them cleaner longer with some simple suggestions for the whole family.