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.
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 isles 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...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
The question isn’t whether or not your carpets should be cleaned - it is HOW should they be cleaned. Should you do it yourself or should you call a professional to come and do it? That is a common question people have. Now, as a carpet cleaning business, we obviously...read more
Pets are a fun addition to the family, but they sometimes have accidents on your carpet. Pet urine can be very harmful for your floors, often times requiring extensive restoration work to fully repair the damaged areas! Urine sinks deep down into the carpet fibers and...read more
We all know that we need to vacuuming our floors regularly in order to maintain a healthy, clean home. There are many well-known benefits such as preventing soil from settling deep into your carpet, improving the air quality in your home, and helping your carpet stay...read more
More and more people are turning to do-it-yourself projects, especially around their house. You can easily find “how to” tutorials online, blog posts, articles, pins, and so on, that have great tips and explanation on how to do things on your own. While there are many...read more
Have you ever worked hard to remove a tough stain from your carpet just to see it reappear in the exact same spot? This can be baffling and even downright frustrating! Why Do Carpet Stains Reappear After I’ve Removed Them? There are three main reasons why carpet...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.