SHORT STOP CHEM-DRY BLOG
Welcome to our Carpet Cleaning Blog. We aim to make this blog a resource for those looking for tips and tricks when it comes to maintaining their carpets and furniture and keeping their home clean. We love to post recommendations and ideas for getting the most value out of your carpets and upholstery, so check back often for our latest posts and tips and tricks for cleaning success in Macomb and Wayne Counties, including Detroit, Clinton Township, Shelby Township, Macomb, Harrison Township, Chesterfield, Warren, St Clair Shores, Grosse Pointe, Harper Woods and the surrounding communities.
Cold, Flu, Allergies: Can You Tell the Difference? Now that fall is here and the weather is getting colder and wetter, many people assume every sniffle or cough is a cold or the flu. After all, it is the beginning of flu season. However, many people dismiss the...read more
We've all spilled food on the carpet, or watched our kids drop a full cup of red juice right on the clean carpet. And somehow, our carpet is full of little spots and stains that we have no idea where they came from. Wouldn't it be nice if you prevent your carpet from...read more
At Short Stop Chem-Dry, we're dedicated to helping our customers have cleaner, healthier homes. That's why we've put together this list of surprising spots that most people (even the tidiest!) forget to clean! Quickly clean up these spots and you'll have a healthy...read more
Is your child an artist who ends up decorating your floor and not the paper too often? Or maybe you're repainting a room and drip onto the carpet. There are a lot of ways that paint can end up on carpet. Luckily, paint is one of the easiest things to remove before it...read more
Did you know that allergies and breathing problems are extremely common among people in the United States? Approximately 55 percent of the people in the U.S. have either asthma or allergies. Some of the most common allergies that people have are allergies to pet...read more
When was the last time your office was deep cleaned? If you and your employees are the only ones who ever see the office, or even if you have clients come in, it may not cross your mind to deep clean your office. You might think that vacuuming and emptying the garbage...read more
Sometimes you have a choice to make and it seems that the options are infinite. Choosing which carpet to install in your home is usually one of those decisions. With so many different types of carpet, how do you choose the carpet that is best? It's important to keep...read more
You walk through the aisles of a thrift shop, carefully examining the crammed shelves, hoping to find a piece of treasure among all the garbage. On another occasion, you pull over the car when you see a sign advertising a garage sale and start hunting. Why do we do...read more
Here at Short Stop Chem-Dry we love helping people have healthy homes. In order to help you accomplish that, we've come up with these 6 home cleaning tips! Regularly wipe down countertops. Food, hands, and just about everything touches the countertops, which means...read more
More than any other time of the year, the winter is a time when the cold and flu wreak havoc. Because people stay inside more often, the germs are more concentrated and dangerous. Nobody likes staying inside with the cough, a stuffy nose and a fever! In order to save...read more
Whether you live with your significant other, roommates, or you manage a busy household of children and pets, it’s not easy to keep your place clean. Floors need to be swept, beds need to be made, and dishes need to be done. Delegation is an important thing to...read more
You’ve heard of steam cleaning. For years, it has been close to the only option when cleaning carpets. You either have to rent a machine yourself or hire someone to do it for you. The effects of a poor steam clean can be very detrimental to your carpets. Forget that!...read more
Macomb County & Wayne County, Michigan. Including: Clinton Township, Shelby Township, Utica, Macomb, Harrison Township, Chesterfield, New Baltimore, Warren, St Clair Shores, Grosse Pointe, Grosse Pointe Woods, Grosse Pointe Farms, Harper Woods & Detroit.