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Entries from February 2015

Upholstery Cleaning Services for St. Paul Homes and Businesses

February 27th, 2015 · No Comments

You can look at a room or office in many ways. There’s the periphery – the walls, doors, and windows. And then the foundation – the flooring and carpeting of the living or work space. But what’s above that? In many homes or businesses it’s whatever you put in it. In most cases that’s some […]

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Why Your St. Paul Business Needs Janitorial Cleaning Services

February 23rd, 2015 · No Comments

It’s one thing to sweep up and take out the trash, but quite another to keep a modern facility clean and well-maintained to the highest standards. The advantages of having a comprehensive and professional commercial cleaning service handling this task is readily apparent once you experience it. The range of services and highly skilled technicians […]

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Protect Your Health by Cleaning the Air Ducts in Your St. Paul Home

February 19th, 2015 · No Comments

Why should you have your heating and air conditioning ducts cleaned in the wintertime? That’s an easy one. During winter, your home is closed most of the time in order to preserve heat. People are spending most of their time indoors and breathing re-circulated air. Whatever is in your HVAC ducts is being blown around, […]

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Space Heater Safety Tips for St. Paul Homeowners

February 12th, 2015 · No Comments

Winter is a high-risk period for fires caused by faulty or misused space heaters. A recent story in the Star Tribune cited 85 fires in Minnesota caused by space heaters over the last five years – some of them deadly. In some cases, homeowners leave various types of space heaters unattended for hours or days […]

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Untreated Water Damage Leads to Mold Growth in St. Paul Homes

February 9th, 2015 · No Comments

Try this experiment. Take a sheet of newspaper, tear in it half and wet each piece thoroughly with water. Roll or fold them and place each in an empty glass jar. Leave the lid off one and close the other and leave it in a warm place. At best, the newspaper open to the air […]

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How Long Should My Carpets Last?

February 2nd, 2015 · No Comments

Many people ask us how long their carpeting should last, especially when they have nasty food and beverage stains and accumulated filth in high traffic paths. There is no set lifespan for carpet because usage and treatment can shorten or extend its usefulness. Ultimately, it’s up to the homeowner and their budget to determine when […]

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