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How Dusty is my Rug?

It’s been a while since I posted a blog here. My apologies for this. We want to thank everyone for making 1017 an incredible year. It’s been so busy here. Have you ever noticed how much dust, sand, and tiny particulates gets into foundation yarns of your area rug. Here’s a test. Lift the corner… Read More…

My Rug Smells…But Why??

Our carpets and rugs change the atmosphere in a house turning it into a home. They create a warm, comfortable feeling in a room that makes us want to curl up and read a book, unless of course the game is on. The colours, textures and style of our rug ties our furniture, pictures, and… Read More…

Protect Your Rug with a Pad

Your Beautiful Rugs Really Deserve Some Protection. DID YOU KNOW that valuable area rug in your home are virtually crying out for some comfort from our walking on them? When people start installing more hardwood flooring in their homes, the first thing many of them do is cover some of the floor with an area… Read More…

Need Your Furnace Cleaned and Inspected?

       Bowler Heating and Air Conditioning For meticulous installation, service and maintenance of your hvac equipment. Along with clean carpets and rugs, a clean burning furnace is mandatory for good indoor air quality. My name is Jonathan Bowler. Having been in the trade for 9 years now, I’ve had a lot of experience… Read More…

Moths…The Rug Nemesis!

When it comes to area rugs, whether persian, oriental or machine made, if it’s wool, it’s a feeding target for moths. I had previously wrote a blog about moths and carpets, of which I won’t go into such detail, but am writing about this topic again for a time specific reason. Right now it’s winter…. Read More…

Before and After Rug Cleaning and Colour Restoration.

One of the biggest challenges that carpet cleaners and rug cleaners have is removing dye stains from rugs. After a rug is constructed, it usually is washed in a river to rinse the oils and excess dyes out. However, in many parts of the world, Afghanistan for example, the water is in such short supply… Read More…

Fido vs Pepe Le Pew!

Why would a rug washer be talking about skunks? Because victimized Fido panics and runs around the house. One of the worst odours to hit our noses has to be fresh skunk. And trying to get the smell out can be challenging. The odor is caused by a combination of chemical compounds which these animals… Read More…

You Can Clean Your Leather!

One of the services that Peacock Rug Care does not usually perform is  upholstery leather cleaning. If you are looking for Ottawa Carpet Cleaning, or Ottawa Rug Cleaning, we are the company for you . We just don’t clean leather. There are so many types of leathers and manufacturer’s specifc warranties with specific cleaners, we… Read More…

Removing Stains from Carpet

Ottawa Carpet Cleaning. DO NOT MIX CLEANING AGENTS. PET STAINS (URINE AND FECES): You want to start by removing any solid matter. Use a neutral  carpet cleaning solution to get rid of the stains. Pet stores  also sell cleaning solutions specifically for cleaning up pet urine. It’s very important that you clean up as much… Read More…

How large should my rug be?

People often end up purchasing a rug too large for their room.  Large rugs are beautiful, warm and adds a definite charm to the room, but the floor also should act like a picture frame. It should draw your eye to the rug. In fact, having several rugs in one room can help to create… Read More…