Upfront Home Services

February 21, 2019

How Long Does Grout Take To Dry Before Sealing?

How Long Does Grout Take To Dry Before Sealing? This is a great question. The answer is, it depends on the product you are using to seal the grout. Grout Sealers that have a really heavy mixture of Fluoropolymers will leave a residual like haze on the grout if the Grout is not totally dry. […]

February 20, 2019

How is Professional Tile and Grout Cleaning different than what an individual might do on their own?

Professional Tile and Grout Cleaning vs Doing It Yourself, what’s the real difference? This is a great question. I hear all the time about how individuals have tried to clean their tile and grout themselves and it simply took too much time. Not only is time a factor but the actual cleaning an individual can […]

February 19, 2019

How Much Does Upholstery Cleaning Cost?

Is Upholstery Cleaning Expensive? We get asked all the time, how much does upholstery cleaning cost? Some clients are sticker shocked when we tell them how much a standard sized sofa costs to clean. Why is Upholstery Cleaning on the more expensive side in comparison to other services? It takes a lot of work! But […]

February 16, 2019

Tile and Grout Cleaning Everyday Maintenance Tips

After having your Tile and Grout Cleaned the first question that is normally asked is “What do I use to clean my floors now?” After most cleanings homeowners toss out the Pinesol, Fabuloso, and Swiffer Wet Jets. But they need something to fill the cleaning void. Here is what I recommend to maintain your tile […]

February 9, 2019

5 Things To Do Before You Put Your Home On The Market

There are so many things to do when even thinking about putting your home on the market. De-cluttering is huge! But cleaning is a much bigger deal than so many of the other projects out there. Here are 5 Things To Do Before You Put Your Home On The Market. Carpet Cleaning I always recommend […]

February 5, 2019

How Do I Get Bleach Out Of My Carpet?

I can’t tell you how many times I’ve been asked this question, “How Can I Get Bleach Out Of My Carpet?”. The answer is it depends on your carpet. Most carpets manufactured today are polyester or some kind of plastic. If you have a wool carpet or nylon carpet then the bleach stain on the […]

January 31, 2019

Does Grout Need To Be Sealed?

So you bought a new house, just moved into an older home, or you have a home with dirty grout and you regret never sealing it. The question remains, does grout need to be sealed? Most of the time I find home owners blaming the builder for not dealing the grout and how it’s dirty […]

January 28, 2019

Everyone Says Truck Mount Steam Cleaning… But What Exactly Is It?

You have probably heard from a friend or in your research of Carpet Cleaning companies, that you should hire a Truck Mount Carpet Cleaner. The word Truck Mount is actually exceptionally vague as to what exactly it is. What Is A Truck Mount Carpet Cleaning Machine? A Truck Mount is anything that can be mounted […]

January 24, 2019

How Do You Remove Caulking From A Shower and Replace It?

It happens, the caulk in your shower starts to look like a Rorschach test and you’re sick and tired of watching as it slowly spreads it’s way throughout the shower. So what do you do? You look up what to do, which got you here to this blog.  Here’s What You Need To Remove and […]

January 22, 2019

Meet Shirley… The Reason I Clean My Carpet Every 3 Months

Meet Shirley. Shirley is a feisty and loving little Shitzu. My toddler loves Shirley. My wife loves Shirley. I love Shirley. What I don’t love is that she has the blaster the size of a peanut. I have to constantly let her out and go on walks with her to try to prevent the inevitable […]