Sharing is Caring, Especially When It Comes to Cleaning

Bed Bug Prevention

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Bed bugs are extremely tiny pests that make a large mess inside of a home or building. If you live in, or are traveling to, an area that is affected by bed bugs it’s important to take certain measures to prevent bringing bed bugs into your home. Taking a few small steps in bed bug […]

How to Clean a Microwave

Microwave Cleaning | Flat Rate Carpet Blog

When it’s time to clean the microwave you might be tempted just to toss the whole thing in the garbage, or have it labeled as a toxic waste site. Tackling a messy microwave seems like a job that takes an entire day, but with the right technique cleaning your microwave is quick and painless. All […]

Valentines Day Stain Removal Tips

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Are you planning the perfect Valentines Day for your special someone? A special dinner can quickly turn into a disaster with spills and stains. Know how to treat the most common Valentines Day stains, and make sure your night stays magical. Chocolate: To remove chocolate from fabric, simply run under cold water and pretreat. Removing […]

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 […]

How to Remove Champagne Stains

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Most people who host a New Year’s party spend the night worrying about red wine spills and ground up appetizers ruining their rug, but few think about spraying champagne all over the house at midnight. Although champagne is colorless and bubbly, it can still leave behind marks on furniture and other fabrics. Here are some […]