Parental Safety When Mold Is An Issue
As your parent’s age, it is important to keep them safe at home. Every time you visit them, you might repair loose carpets on the stairs, uneven walkways, and poor lighting. However, the most dangerous room in the house is the bathroom. The combination of excess moisture presents two serious dangers. Nearly 80 percent of […]
Five Suggestions For Preventing Carpet Mold Growth After A Flood
A flood in your home is bad enough. The last thing you want is for the negative effects of the flood to snowball into a serious mold problem as well. One of the most difficult types of mold damage to deal with is when mold gets into your carpet. When this happens, it is very […]
Is Your Carpet Making You Sick?
It’s one of the most luxurious surfaces in your home. It’s warm in winter, soft under your feet and creates a quiet oasis from the outside world. And your carpet is much dirtier than you think. On average, carpets can accumulate up to 40 pounds of dirt in a year. Home carpets provide a place […]
You Know A Flood Is Coming… What Should You Do?
Of all the measures you as a homeowner can take to prevent water damage, there are some situations that, even with the most diligent preparation, your home will still be damaged. The most common situation where this may occur is during a flood. Some floods known as flash floods come suddenly, unexpectedly without adequate warning […]
The Process Of Cleaning Sewer Water Damage
You might think that the most devastating water damage could be caused by a flood in your home, and it’s true that that is devastating. But the most dangerous type of water damage is the kind that is caused by a sewer back up. The amount of bacteria and disease that could be spread from […]
4 Carpet Cleaning Myths Busted
The internet is riddled with false information about carpet maintenance. What is okay for carpets? What is not? What can I put on my carpet? When you’re not in the carpet industry, it can be tough to sort out the true from the false. In order to bust some long-held ideas, we’ve compiled a list […]
4 Easy Tips to Take Care of Your Grill
At K-tech we know a lot about cleaning, and with the weather finally warming up we know there’s nothing more enjoyable to food lovers everywhere than firing up the gas grill and creating some delicious meals, whether steaks, burgers, bratwursts or healthy home-grown vegetables. Keeping that gas grill in good shape is, therefore, paramount to […]
How Professionals Can Clean Water Damage
If you have had an appliance flood in your home, you may have been tempted to blot as much of the water up as possible, open windows, turn on fans and call it good. However, this type of “cleaning” can lead to mold growth or damage to your flooring and the structure of your walls. […]
4 Tips That Could Save You Money From Water Damage
With the crazy amount of snow we have gotten here in Wisconsin this spring, there is a lot of water still in frozen form. Once the weather finally decides to warm up there is going to be a good chance of flooding in low lying areas. No one wants to worry about their home getting […]
Will That Stain In My Carpet Ever Come Out?
We have all been there before whether it was our dog having an accident, a beverage that slipped out of our hands or fell off the coffee table, or maybe one of those sippy cups that kids use turns out to be not-so-spill proof and winds up on the floor. Our carpets in our homes are […]