Home Improvement & Real Estate
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a2zcarpet: Resource Center for Carpet and Rug Cleaning, Care and Stain Removal __ "a2zcarpet.com is your guide to all issues relating to carpet, rugs and carpet cleaning & maintenance, including carpet and rug cleaning, stain removal guide, an extensive Carpet Cleaners' database, D-I-Y tips for carpet care, extensive info. on carpet related problems, a2zcarpet discussion forum, and much more!" - From a2zcarpet.com - http://www.a2zcarpet.com/
Carpet Care and Ideas __ You will find many resources about carpets and carpet care. - From Better Homes and Gardens - http://www.bhg.com/home/Carpet-Care-and-Ideas.html
Carpet Dye, Cleaning and Staining __ You will find many resources, mostly commercial, describing various dyes, cleaning chemicals, stain removers and more. Though the resources are commercial, they still contain a lot of information you can use on your own. - From homeexpo.com - http://www.homeexpo.com/HE/c1121.htm
Carpet Information and Buyers Guide __ "Detail buyers guide for carpet, carpet information,carpet padding, carpet installation, carpet construction, and carpet color." - From carpetguru.com - http://www.carpetguru.com/
Carpet & Rug Institute - Care & Cleaning - Facts About Carpet Care __ You will find information about selecting carpets as well as information about cleaning and basic care. - From carpet-rug.com - http://www.carpet-rug.com/drill_down_2.cfm?page=5&sub=5
Daily Care __ "Vacuuming is by far the most important daily activity that can be performed, but it is rarely performed frequently enough or with the type of zeal necessary to effectively remove soil." Learn why we are probably not doing even this simple process in the right way. There is more to carpet care than meets the eye. - From carpetbuyershandbook.com - http://www.carpetbuyershandbook.com/daily_care.htm
Safe and Effective Carpet Cleaning Fact Sheet __ "Most carpet care products are relatively safe to use, and have only a small impact on the environment. However, some of these products do contain toxic chemicals that are harmful both to the janitor who uses them and to people who occupy the building. It is best to select the mildest products you can find that work effectively." You will find tips and helpful advice. Also warnings about what NOT to use. - From westp2net.org - http://www.westp2net.org/Janitorial/factsheets/carpetcleaning.htm
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