• Lets hear it for your carpet!

    Have you thanked your carpet lately? Yes really appreciated it for what it does? Your carpet can take a battering, but does it complain? No. It just goes about doing what it does best, being a great insulator, absorbing sound waves and diminishing echoes, acting as a cushion against sound transfer [...]

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    How often should I clean my carpet?

    One of the most common questions we get asked is 'how often should I clean my carpet'? There are several things to consider when wondering how often you should have your carpet professionally cleaned. Your environment plays a big part in this. To get the most out of your carpet, you need to look [...]

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    What is the most efficient, effective carpet cleaning method?

    Basically, carpet cleaning methods can be placed in one of two categories: Wet or Dry Cleaning. Wet cleaning involves using cleaning solution and  hot water extraction. Dry cleaning involves the use of chemicals applied by a rotating pad or brush. Lets take a closer look at these two methods: [...]

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    What type of carpet to choose?

    Many people ask us what type of carpet they should choose to carpet their home. This is a big decision, as it is costly and you want your carpet to stay looking like new for as long as possible. Manufacturers say carpet should last about 10 years. With regular vacuuming, prompt attention to spills [...]

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    Colds & Flu Prevention

    From the common cold to the flu, even in mild cases, these can be miserable. Apart from the basic cleanliness regime and healthy diet, there is another element to add to your arsenal in the fight against spreading germs. Carpet and rugs are very effective air filters for you home, trapping dirt and [...]

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    Tips To Help With Allergies In Your Home

    Regular housecleaning can get rid of allergy triggers and help relieve your symptoms. It helps to know some cleaning tips. Common mistakes like shampooing carpets or using heavily scented cleaners -- could make your allergies worse, not better. Here are some ways from our team at Gardna Carpet [...]

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    Extend the Life of your Carpets

    When you are choosing a new carpet, you should always work on the basis that new underlay should also be purchased. Here are some of the reasons why we believe underlay is a vital component when purchasing new carpet. Underlay laid under carpet reduces the noise levels in your home by up to 25%.[...]

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    Is Your Home Making You Sick?

    It can be anywhere, especially in Bathrooms, Kitchens, and behind appliances that hide slow plumbing leaks. In high humidity areas of your home, around windows where condensation collects. Even in your Carpet and Upholstery. Yes we are talking about MOULD! Mould in your home can cause a variety [...]

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    Tips for Keeping Your Carpet Looking Good

    Have you ever wondered why some people keep their carpets looking like they've just come out of the showroom, while with kids and a couple of pets, yours is a battle ground of grime, odors and spilled drinks..... Well it's simple! They believe that prevention is better than cure. By making some [...]

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    Red Wine Stain

    With a towel, fold it up and blot up as much of the red wine as you can. If you have any white wine, pour that onto the area and blot that up too. (doesn't matter if you haven't). Then pour water onto the area to rinse out the excess wine and blot up with folded towel. You may need to do this a few [...]

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