Sharing is Caring, Especially When It Comes to Cleaning

How often should I be cleaning my carpet?

It’s the big question – should you get in professionals regularly or try and do as much of the cleaning as you can yourself?  The general view, in the industry, is that using a company with the right know-how and expertise is the way to go.  As pros, … [Continue reading]

What kind of carpet should I buy?

Buying a carpet involves a lot of decisions, relating to color, texture, style and cost. Before you part with your money, it’s a good idea to think about your priorities, and what you want your carpet to “do” primarily for you home. However … [Continue reading]

Some simple hand repairs…

Are the fringes on your rug looking neglected? Are they starting to wear out, or have they become torn or ripped? Well, depending on your budget, and what kind of look you want to achieve, there are solutions. Here at Flatrate Carpet, we offer a … [Continue reading]

Why use dryer balls?

It might sound like a stupid idea, but switching over to dryer balls won’t just save you time and money, but they’ll also help protect the environment. Dryer balls are made out of yarn and can be either homemade or bought for very little money. … [Continue reading]

Christmas Cleaning Tips – 2010

Christmas is a wonderful time of the year – but it can also be pretty stressful. And if you’ve got family or friends visiting, you’ll probably be anxious to make sure that your home looks as clean and tidy as possible, Here are a five small tips to … [Continue reading]