A slight carpet tear here or a frayed rug there may not seem like a big issue to some, but it can be to others. In reality, loose, unsecured rugs and damaged carpets with curled edges are factors that may contribute to falls in your household or business. Fall injuries can occur at the transition between carpet to rug, non-carpet to rug, on wet carpets or rugs, and hurrying in the bathroom with a loose bathroom mat. It’s important to identify any tears or trip hazards due to rugs and rectify the issue as quickly as possible.
Not all carpets are created equal. You know that's true in terms of softness, durability, and (if you've ever shopped at Home Depot) price point. But what about cleanliness? In this post, we'll take a look at the different types of carpet, how easy they are to clean, and what to do if yours could use some help.
We’ve written a lot in the past about the pros and cons of getting your carpet professionally cleaned, but what if you don’t have rooms full of carpet? As we roll through the winter months, we can expect wet, muddy (or even snowy) shoes coming and going or dirty pet [...]
Moving homes can be challenging. There are many questions that arise. Where will your new home be located? Will you get the full asking price? What will need to be fixed? What should you clean before moving?
Sioux Falls homeowner Mike Huether knows a lot about the Sioux Falls business landscape. After all, he served as the city's mayor from 2010-2018. So when his home flooded, he could have called upon any number of companies in the South Dakota area. He chose INTEK.
Fur. Muddy paw prints. Bathroom accidents. Pet owners know owning a dog or cat can really wreak havoc on your flooring. Professional carpet cleaning is a great option to maintain your flooring, but is it safe for your four-legged friend? And what can you do to maximize the life of your carpet in between professional cleanings?
As we’re all spending more time at home lately, there’s one thing almost everyone is doing: cleaning. If all of your windows, cabinets, and cupboards have already gotten a thorough once-over, how about cleaning something that’s probably been neglected?
You don't let just anyone into your home, right? Of course not! And even more, you don't just let anyone bring in equipment and cleaning products to work with your carpets.
Meet Kim Burma, a South Dakota homeowner who has called upon Intek's various services multiple times between two different homes. Between carpet cleaning, tile cleaning, and mold remediation, she has come to trust Intek to get her home into tip-top shape.