Wow this video brings back some memories! I first created this video over 5 years ago. It was my first attempt at compiling a few before and after carpet cleaning photos taken on jobs around Edinburgh, editing the whole lot on Windows Live Movie Maker and putting it on YouTube. I thought the hiphop track was a good idea at the time!
Carpet pile reversal, also referred to as pile distortion, watermarking or, carpet pile shading.
Pile distortion is considered a common characteristic of mainly cut-pile, dense carpets. It’s very rare to find this carpet pile problem with looped pile carpets.
* The photo on the right shows the distortion of the carpet pile in action! Continue reading
Draught marks on your carpet can be a major problem to any room in the home and more often than not, throughout the whole house. They are a very common problem especially in older properties. We see a lot of draught marks on carpets while we are out working in our Edinburgh client’s homes. Carpet Cleaners Edinburgh
What causes draught marks?
As illustrated in the picture the main areas of draught marks on the carpet are:
1. Gaps under the skirting board. Continue reading
Carpet cleaners Edinburgh – There are various carpet cleaning methods and choosing the best carpet cleaning method for your carpet can be difficult, if you are unaware of the techniques used. We have decided to write an article discussing the various carpet cleaning methods to help our clients understand what each method provides.
Carpet Cleaning Method No1 – Hot Water Extraction or also known as “steam cleaning” Continue reading
Edinburgh carpet cleaning hire – the true pitfalls! Regular carpet cleaning is required in order to ensure that your home is fresh and clean. Many people feel that a cheap “DIY” rental machine “will do” but we at DirtMaster feel differently. Read this article if you want to know why not to rent a carpet steam cleaner. Continue reading
Carpet Cleaning Edinburgh – Having a new carpet fitted can be expensive. Therefore, it is very important to maintain your carpet the best you can, and to make it last as long as possible with some carpet cleaning tips. An unclean carpet can begin to house nasty things like dust mites, mould, bugs, pollutants and other allergens Continue reading
Is It Really Worth It?
Cheap carpet cleaning usually involves renting a carpet cleaner machine at your local supermarket, buying some chemicals and doing it yourself. Many people, however, prefer to hand this task over to a professional carpet cleaning company. But please be warned that “cheapest” is not always the best policy when choosing a method of getting your carpets cleaned. Continue reading