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The Safer, Healthier Method for Wood Floor Cleaning

Wood floors are a beautiful addition to any Palatine, Illinois home. To look, feel, and be their best, routine cleaning is requisite. Hardwood floors are an upgrade from typical kitchen floors. They add color, warmth, style, and character to various interiors. When it...

Removing Pet Stains and Odors

Pet accidents happen to everyone, and no one wants these messes to sit in their homes. After all, these accidents don’t just cause embarrassing odors and stain your carpets and upholstery. They can also encourage your pets to continue to “go” in the same place in your...

3 Reasons to Spring Clean Your Area Rugs

The spring season lifts our spirits and also lengthens our to-do lists. You’re probably already chin-deep in spring cleaning projects, so why add area rug cleaning to the mix? Here are three key reasons why this task is so important—especially when it comes to spring...

5 Benefits of Professional Carpet Cleaners

DIY carpet cleaning is common. Many homeowners opt to tackle this task on their own instead of hiring professional carpet cleaners. Are you aware of the many benefits of hiring professionals from Chem-Dry? Did you know that among the many furnishings in your home,...

How Often Should You Clean Your Couch & Upholstery?

It’s finally Spring! The changing season brings crisp air and blossoms. It also brings a subtle reminder to clean our homes. If you want to have a clean, healthy home, here’s a fact you should know: the dirtiest item in your home is likely your couch.  So why is that?...

Which Is Better: DIY Or Professional Carpet Cleaning?

There’s lots of pins on Pinterest showing ways to DIY clean your carpets. Although this can be a nice way to tackle cleaning your home, we recommend getting your carpets professionally cleaned at least once a year, or as necessary. Why? We’ll explain...

The Things You’re Probably Missing When You Clean

When cleaning day rolls around, there always seems to be an infinite list of things to clean. We know you probably usually get to the toilets, and the dishes. But there are some things that aren’t often thought of as needing cleaning that go missed quite often....

Remove Pet Urine And Odors Using These 3 Methods

Our pets are part of the family. Even when they make messes, we love the happiness they bring to our homes. We understand that accidents come with the territory of owning a pet, but that doesn’t mean that pet urine and odors are a joy to clean up. Don’t worry—this...

Carpet vs. Hardwood Flooring: How To Decide

A lot of home renovation trends include replacing carpet for hardwood flooring. You see it all the time in bedroom decor pins on Pinterest and home remodeling websites. But it can be a tricky decision to decide between carpet and hardwood. There are a lot of factors...

How to Remove Almost Any Type of Carpet Stain

No matter how hard you try to avoid it, things like pet accidents, juice, and mud somehow find their way onto your carpet. So what can be done when these tough stains occur?  The good news is, there are specific methods for treating different types of stains on your...