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Ideas for an Easy Valentines Day

Valentines Day Ideas | Flat Rate Carpet Blog

Are you bored of the same old Valentines Day routines? Do something special this year with these sweet and simple Valentines Day ideas. Forget the stress of finding a sitter, making a reservation and running out the door to spend the evening in a crowded restaurant. Instead, opt for a romantic dinner at home. Many […]

Christmas Cleaning Tips

Christmas Clean | Flat Rate Carpet Blog

As we get closer to Christmas it seems like there is so much more to do, and so much less time to do it. Before you get even more overwhelmed, we’ve got a few tips to help you make it to Christmas with a clean house and some sanity! Start by sitting down and making […]

Hanukkah Traditions

Hanukkah Latkes | Flat Rate Carpet Blog

Hanukkah, the Jewish festival of lights, has many fun and interesting traditions that date back over two thousand years. Traditions include giving gifts, eating foods fried in oil and playing traditional Hanukkah games. Hanukkah gift giving comes from the tradition of giving Hanukkah gelt. Gelt was the name for small coins given to children on […]

How to Clean a Hanukkah Menorah

Hanukkah Menorah | Flat Rate Carpet Blog

The site of a beautifully lit Hanukkah menorah in the window brings back memories of family, childhood and joyous holiday celebrations. However many menorahs wind up covered in dripped candle wax that’s impossible to scrape off without ruining the menorah. Cleaning candle wax off a Hanukkah menorah is very easy, and will help keep preserve […]

How to Clean Christmas Ornaments

Christmas Ornaments | Flat Rate Carpet Blog

Thanksgiving is over and it’s time to get the tree up and decorated. Of course we all want our tree to be bright and beautiful, and that’s why we put so much effort into decorating. Cleaning your Christmas ornaments before hanging them on the tree is an important step in keeping your tree beautiful and […]