Protect Hardwood Floors from Sand and Salt

Placing a waterproof mat inside the front door of your home, where boots and other wet items can be taken off, will keep winter’s salt and sand off from damaging hardwood flooring.  It isn’t unusual to track the gritty sand indoors.  Regularly sweeping hardwood flooring during the winter can prevent this residue from damaging the floor. Hollis, NH Resident Seeks Advice A Hollis resident was concerned about protecting her new hardwood floors from salt and sand tracked into her home. …

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Carpet Cleaning Tips and Tricks

The key to removing stains and spills in carpet is to take action quickly, blotting the area to soak up any moisture.  Most stains can be cleaned with water, continuing to blot the area with a damp cloth.  For tougher stains, a solution of equal amounts white vinegar and water can go a long way to removing a stubborn spill. Merrimack, NH Resident Looks for Suggestions A homeowner in Merrimack was frustrated with her young children constantly spilling on the…

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