Entries by Scott Byer

BERBER STAIRS

Berber stairs are usually double looped carpet fiber.  They need to be extracted more than standard single loop carpet to prevent brown out.

EMERGENCY WATER EXTRACTIONS

A water emergency can happen anytime. Floods, extreme weather, broken pipes, etc can all cause damage to your residential or commercial properties.  Whatever the situation, A-Steam Carpet & Upholstery Cleaning can get the job done correctly and quickly. Step #1 – extracting standing water can be performed using various tools such as a carpet wand […]

DECLUTTERING YOUR HOME

Here are a few tips for decluttering your home:   1. Teach Your Kids to Put Things Away When someone finishes playing with a toy, tell them to put it in a designated place.  Make the place easy to find and remember.   2. Create a Box of Things You Might Keep As you go […]

CLEAN CARPETS CONTRIBUTE TO A HEALTHY INDOOR ENVIRONMENT

While regular carpet cleaning by professionals is necessary to ensure your carpet leads a long and healthy life, additional care and maintenance on your part can go a long way. Proper care and maintenance of your carpet will extend its useful life and preserve its appearance longer. Failure to maintain proper care will result in […]

HOW TO CLEAN A SPOT OR STAIN

Got a spot or stain?  Three steps to a quick fix: First, blot the spot or stain with an absorbent towel to remove liquid or material. Next, dilute the spot or stain with water, which is safe to use on most carpet & upholstery. Finally, blot the spot or stain again to remove any excess […]

TOP THREE REASONS TO HAVE YOUR CARPETS CLEANED

Has it been awhile since you had your carpet professionally cleaned? There are many myths out there that say “having your carpet cleaned ruins it,” or “I only have to clean my carpet if it is stained.”  If you hire a true professional (one that may cost a bit more), there are absolutely no negatives […]

HOW OFTEN SHOULD I HAVE MY CARPETS CLEANED?

While every home is different, most homes should have the carpet cleaned a minimum of once a year. We usually recommend every 6 months though, this will help keep your carpets in great condition. Especially if you have children, pets or heavy traffic. Having your carpets cleaned can help eliminate Micro organisms that come from […]

UPHOLSTERY CARE

Upholstery should be cleaned once or twice a year as a part of regular maintenance. Upholstery that shows visible dirt or soiling should be cleaned to avoid dirt building up and causing staining.