How to Care For Your Carpet

When it comes to maintaining your carpet, one of the most critical areas of focus is the traffic areas. If ground in soil is not removed on a regular basis, the traffic areas will begin to wear excessively. The dirt is extremely abrasive against the fibers of the carpet as you walk back and forth … Read More

Which Cleaning Method is the Best?

Unless you’re in the cleaning industry, we know it’s tough to get excited about the need to clean your carpets, rugs and other furnishings. At Chase, we understand how you feel. So we try our best to make the cleaning process as seamless for you as we can. It’s our desire to get in and … Read More

Winter Sandpaper and Spring Cleaning

Winter snow brings with it’s melting a lot of dirt, dirt that is tracked in from through the garage that ran off the car and tires. It takes 4 steps at least to knock that dirt off your shoes before you walk into your home. Always best to have a walk-off mat to 4-8 feet … Read More

Shrinking or Stretching of Textiles is not Uncommon

Do you ever wonder why some upholstery fabric and rugs stretch, shrink or ripple? If it is a natural fiber, the textile isn’t shrinking, it’s actually swelling due to the highly absorbent natural fiber backing yarns (wool, cotton, linen, ray- on, jute, etc.) when wet. Enlarged yarns require more space from the outer perimeter of … Read More

Vacuuming Basics – A Few Simple Rules

Proper vacuuming is the easiest and most effective way to keep your carpet, rugs and furniture clean since as much as 80% of the soil is dry particle. Regular vacuuming can also have the largest impact on the air you breathe by trapping dirt, dust, hair, dander and microbials. Carpets and rugs need to be … Read More

6 Reasons Why You Should Use Fabric Protection

Chase highly recommends MicroSeal for your fabric and area rug protection. MicroSeal is a non toxic, non allergenic fabric protection formula for permanent stain and sun fade protection. MicroSeal is a commercial product used by hotel establishments and on planes and jets to protect fabric from stains and fading from the sun. It is available to … Read More

When to Hire a Professional

Life is messy at times. And it’s surprising how fast a neat and tidy home can get dirty, especially with an active life style, kids and pets. Generally speaking, a dirty environment where dust, dirt, microbes, mold, and potential pathogens thrive does not promote good health. There are, however, several things that can be done … Read More

How to Preserve Your Carpet’s Pile

There are reasons why 70 percent of homeowners put carpet in their homes. Carpet feels and looks good. However, over time, carpet can begin to show signs of wear. Perhaps the traffic areas begin to look crushed or flattened, or you’ve recently moved your furniture around and there are indentations in the carpet. Are those “dents” … Read More