The Olde World Rug Washing Company

The Olde World Rug Washing Company

Len Hume and his gracious wife Annette of Professional Carpet Systems of Niagara (PCS of Niagara), invited our industry (organized through the CFCRA Canadian Flooring Cleaning Restoration Association) to his rug cleaning plant for a tour. It was a real eye opener! You really need to see how his company professionally cleans area rugs. It puts most of our cleaning systems to shame. The “Dirt” … Continue reading The Olde World Rug Washing Company

Dry Soil Removal – The Pile Lifter and Vacuum

The best preventative solution is to use walk-off mats at entrance areas. This will remove most soil from the shoes of people entering, if the mats are serviced regularly. Improvements in carpet cleaning equipment, especially with the introduction of the “Truck Mounted Super Cleaners,” has resulted in probably the most commonly overlooked fundamental of all cleaning methods today – proper pre-cleaning vacuuming. Almost 80% of … Continue reading Dry Soil Removal – The Pile Lifter and Vacuum