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Executive Chem-Dry Blog

We care about the health of the people in Shawnee & Overland Park. That is why we have these helpful tips on how to keep a healthy home. Read about our awesome blogs below!

How to Remove Candle Wax From Carpet

Featured Image Oh no, It happened again. You’ve spilled your favorite wax candle all over the nice carpet. Sounds impossible to remove right? Not if you stay calm and follow these 7 simple steps to easily remove wax from your carpet....


Top 5 Tips For Decorating On A Budget

Featured Image If you, like me, want to spruce up your space on a budget, you will find this blog post helpful....


What's That Lurking In Your Couch?

Featured Image Dust mites are the most common cause of asthma and allergies and thrive in warm, dark areas of the home including carpets, rugs, upholstered furniture, curtains and mattresses. A good, thorough house cleaning that includes those areas typically cleaned less often can reduce the allergic triggers....


Best Way To Get Rid Of Sticky Messes

Featured Image To our dismay, caramel was spilled everywhere! An almost impossible sticky mess that covered our backseat. However, thanks to Chem-Dry and a little ingenuity we were able to clean up the mess completely! Read further to find some tips for getting rid of even the stickiest of messes....


Why Air Duct Cleaning Will Change Your Life

Featured Image Contaminants such as dust, pollen, mold, pet dander and bacteria flow through HVAC systems and get recirculated an average of 5 to 7 times per day. This not only increases the risk of illness in the home but it causes build-up in the air ducts over time, which makes them less efficient and increases energy costs....


4 Tips For Keeping Your Granite Looking Brand New

Featured Image Since the days of the Egyptians mankind has been using granite for decoration and utility. But what are the biggest do’s and don’t when it comes to your granite counter-tops? Use these 4 quick tips to help you have the granite counter-tops that are the talk of the town....


3 Ways That Green Carpet Cleaning Is Cooler Than Micheal Jordan

Featured Image You may be asking; “What? What on Earth does green carpet cleaning have on 6 times NBA champion Micheal Jordan?” Well, while Micheal Jordan may have had “the skills to pay the bills” in basketball, there's no way his basketball skills could be as fresh and clean as the green carpet cleaning services provided by Chem-Dry....


How To Remove Pet Urine Odor From Carpet

Featured Image As much as we want to feel like our pets are our babies, the fact is that they are still animals. And animals pee on things. It’s just a fact of life. I am guessing that you are here reading this blog because your pet had an accident on your carpet and you’re having a hard time getting it out. Don’t worry, we’ve all been there. What makes pet urine so difficult to remove?...


How is Chem-Dry different from other cleaners?

Featured Image When choosing a carpet cleaner, it can be very easy to think that all carpet cleaners are virtually the same. I'll admit, there are a lot of similarities between carpet cleaners. They all try to show up on time and get your carpet cleaned. But what about the solution they use? How safe is it?...


5 Ways To Get Your Home Ready For Your In-laws

Featured Image The holidays are just around the corner, bringing with them so many great things like food, gifts, and cheer. But the holidays bring something else as well: in-laws. If you want to minimize judgmental whispers and family drama, then you know how important it is to make sure your home is almost perfect for the holidays....


Do You Know The Real Color Of Your Carpet?

Featured Image Do you know the real color of your carpets? You probably think that you do. I mean, you see your carpets everyday, right? But is the color you’re seeing really the color of your carpet, or is the color you’re seeing actually the color of everything that’s in your carpet?...