We’re carpet geeks and clean freaks

Yes, we’re nerdy about carpet cleaning, area rugs, and all other stain, dirt, and dust-related challenges. We want to help you learn to love cleaning just as much as we do - explore tips, advice, and insider info from the experts. Everything you need to know about turning your home into a fresh, relaxing retreat is right here.

Carpet Cleaning Chronicles

Will removing cat urine and smell stop my cat from peeing?

Will removing cat urine and smell stop my cat from peeing?

Last week we returned a set of sofa cushions to a customer very clean and smelling fresh. She had called us because her cat had peed pretty extensively on the cushions on her living room couch. Selfishly, we really love pets and their accidents because it usually...

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Everything You Need to Know about Spots and Stains

Upholstery Cleaning Codes and What They Mean

Upholstery Cleaning Codes and What They Mean

I recently read a number of articles explaining to consumers that knowing cleaning codes can help them to clean most upholstery spills and stains themselves. Having a couple of decades of experience under my belt, I would have to disagree with that claim. However,...

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An Area Rug Education

Cleaning Sheepskins, Flokatis and Other Animal Hides

Cleaning Sheepskins, Flokatis and Other Animal Hides

Have you ever wondered how we clean a sheepskin rug or other animal hide product? This is not entry level carpet cleaning stuff - Mother Nature’s Cleaning has been cleaning sheepskin rugs, cowhide rugs, leather rugs, flokati rugs and all sorts of animal products in...

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Tricky Upholstery Challenges

Upholstery Cleaning Codes and What They Mean

Upholstery Cleaning Codes and What They Mean

I recently read a number of articles explaining to consumers that knowing cleaning codes can help them to clean most upholstery spills and stains themselves. Having a couple of decades of experience under my belt, I would have to disagree with that claim. However,...

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Five Tips for Maintaining Velvet Upholstery

Five Tips for Maintaining Velvet Upholstery

It’s been a few decades since we have seen velvet in abundance, but it is making a comeback. This trending material is becoming a centerpiece of today’s living rooms. Read on to find out what to do, and what not to do, to keep your velvet furniture looking its absolute best.

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Learning About Leather

The Importance of Maintaining your Leather

The Importance of Maintaining your Leather

I have been studying, practicing and teaching leather care and restoration for seven years. Today I spent some time on a presentation that I did a couple years ago for our technicians. I was updating some pictures and I was scouring the internet for comparable images....

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Carpet Cleaning

Viscose still trending. Why we hate it.

Viscose still trending. Why we hate it.

Hate is a strong word, but this fiber earns it. Back in 2019 I wrote a blog post about viscose rugs. It remains one of our most visited posts to this day. Why is that? Of course I can only speculate, but when you are dealing with a fiber that turns yellow when exposed...

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Dryer Vent Access and our Quest for the Exhaust

Dryer Vent Access and our Quest for the Exhaust

Never a dull moment - today our tech went to a dryer vent cleaning job. We love dryer vents because they are relatively simple to do with the right equipment and having clean ducts makes a big difference in safety and efficiency of your dryer. Our office team is...

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Five Tips for Maintaining Velvet Upholstery

It’s been a few decades since we have seen velvet in abundance, but it is making a comeback. This trending material is becoming a centerpiece of today’s living rooms. Read on to find out what to do, and what not to do, to keep your velvet furniture looking its absolute best.