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1–2–3 Carpet Beetle Control

How to Control Carpet Beetles and Protect Carpet About Carpet Beetle Carpet beetle include Black Carpet Beetle, the Common Carpet Beetle, the Varied Carpet Beetle (shown), the Furniture Carpet Beetle and a close cousin, the Fur Beetle, have all been introduced to New Zealand and are frequently found devouring the woollens and carpets of New […]

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The best carpets for hay fever sufferers – and which to avoid

We all look forward to summer – but for some it can be a challenging time. Hay fever season usually rolls around in late summer and can be difficult for people across NZ. Open windows to let in a warm summer breeze can open your home up to unwelcome visitors much smaller and harder to control than the occasional bee – don’t let these allergens will make themselves at home.

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6 Dirty Secrets About Your Carpet

Walking on fresh, clean, plush carpet is a nostalgic feeling. It’s the reason we spend time and money on the floors in our home. It’s the #1 filter in your house; capturing pollen, fungi, bacteria, chemicals, and smoke residue. It insulates during temperature changes and muffles noise in your home. But carpet has a dirty side that needs to be acknowledged. Flooring First wants to help you be informed.

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Nylon Carpet: Pros And Cons

Nylon is the most popular fibre type in the residential carpet industry today. It has a solid reputation for being durable, relatively easy to maintain and is highly sought after. That being said, let’s dive into the useful details to help you decide if it’s the right choice for you!

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5 Reasons Why You Should Seek Professional Carpet Cleaning

Some individuals may opt to undertake the activity by themselves as a way of cutting costs; others believe that it is more convenient, while some may do so because of lack of sufficient knowledge. Truth is that there is always a higher chance of ruining the carpet if not done properly, and this is why it is always advisable to seek the services of experts. Here are 5 reasons you should definitely seek out professional cleaning!

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