Amazines Free Article Archive
www.amazines.com - Monday, January 25, 2021
Read about the most recent changes and happenings at Amazines.com
Log into your account or register as a new author. Start submitting your articles right now!
Search our database for articles.
Subscribe to receive articles emailed straight to your email account. You may choose multiple categories.
View our newest articles submitted by our authors.
View our most top rated articles rated by our visitors.
* Please note that this is NOT the ARTICLE manager
Add a new EZINE, or manage your EZINE submission.
Add fresh, free web content to your site such as newest articles, web tools, and quotes with a single piece of code!
Home What's New? Submit/Manage Articles Latest Posts Top Rated Article Search
Google
Subscriptions Manage Ezines
CATEGORIES
 Article Archive
 Advertising (133449)
 Advice (161199)
 Affiliate Programs (34763)
 Art and Culture (73756)
 Automotive (145650)
 Blogs (75261)
 Boating (9849)
 Books (17222)
 Buddhism (4128)
 Business (1329063)
 Business News (426395)
 Business Opportunities (366372)
 Camping (10967)
 Career (72763)
 Christianity (15849)
 Collecting (11638)
 Communication (115070)
 Computers (241938)
 Construction (38917)
 Consumer (49685)
 Cooking (17074)
 Copywriting (6665)
 Crafts (18205)
 Cuisine (7545)
 Current Affairs (20420)
 Dating (45891)
 EBooks (19696)
 E-Commerce (48225)
 Education (185320)
 Electronics (83503)
 Email (6407)
 Entertainment (159839)
 Environment (28921)
 Ezine (3039)
 Ezine Publishing (5452)
 Ezine Sites (1550)
 Family & Parenting (110929)
 Fashion & Cosmetics (196431)
 Female Entrepreneurs (11848)
 Feng Shui (131)
 Finance & Investment (310504)
 Fitness (106339)
 Food & Beverages (62928)
 Free Web Resources (7940)
 Gambling (30223)
 Gardening (25155)
 Government (10541)
 Health (629659)
 Hinduism (2206)
 Hobbies (44057)
 Home Business (91586)
 Home Improvement (251098)
 Home Repair (46178)
 Humor (4833)
 Import - Export (5453)
 Insurance (45098)
 Interior Design (29586)
 International Property (3485)
 Internet (191003)
 Internet Marketing (146521)
 Investment (22852)
 Islam (1167)
 Judaism (1356)
 Law (80435)
 Link Popularity (4595)
 Manufacturing (20872)
 Marketing (99045)
 MLM (14136)
 Motivation (18222)
 Music (27013)
 New to the Internet (9496)
 Non-Profit Organizations (4048)
 Online Shopping (129632)
 Organizing (7805)
 Party Ideas (11853)
 Pets (38066)
 Poetry (2234)
 Press Release (12684)
 Public Speaking (5635)
 Publishing (7528)
 Quotes (2407)
 Real Estate (126634)
 Recreation & Leisure (95406)
 Relationships (87681)
 Research (16176)
 Sales (80337)
 Science & Technology (110269)
 Search Engines (23488)
 Self Improvement (153237)
 Seniors (6232)
 Sexuality (35950)
 Small Business (49283)
 Software (83016)
 Spiritual (23469)
 Sports (116098)
 Tax (7659)
 Telecommuting (34067)
 Travel & Tourism (307896)
 UK Property Investment (3121)
 Video Games (13428)
 Web Traffic (11749)
 Website Design (56839)
 Website Promotion (36601)
 World News (1000+)
 Writing (35791)
Author Spotlight
MARTHA KHOURY

Columbia Weather Systems manufactures professional weather stations for industry and government agen...more
OLEG KOBETS

Oleg has been providing SEO, Copywriting and Content Management services for 10+ years. For the last...more
SONY EGUABOR

An Internet Marketer Promoting Quality Products. ...more
ELLISEN WANG

I'm Ellisen, nice to meet you! Obviously you're here because you want to know who I am. Wel...more
ANISH SAH

My Name is Anish Sah, I am an Internet Marketing and SEO Expert, Social Media Guru and young Entrepr...more


Great Ideas on Successful Carpet Repair of Furniture Dents and Marks by Theresa Flores





Article Author Biography
Great Ideas on Successful Carpet Repair of Furniture Dents and Marks by
Article Posted: 01/30/2013
Article Views: 65
Articles Written: 1738
Word Count: 622
Article Votes: 0
AddThis Social Bookmark Button

Great Ideas on Successful Carpet Repair of Furniture Dents and Marks


 
Home Improvement,Fashion & Cosmetics,Crafts
Fixing carpet dents is very easy to do all you need is ice and a vacuum cleaner. If your carpet is made of synthetic fibers (nylon, polyester, olefin, triexta), the cold method is recommended. For carpets made of natural fibers (wool, sisal), the hot (steam) method is better. You don't need to rent special machinery to remove carpet dents.

Carpet dents caused by furniture will occur in every type of carpet. Even wool carpets, whose fibers are stronger than synthetic fibers, will develop carpet dents under the continued pressure of heavy furniture. These carpet dents are not a problem if you intend on keeping the furniture in exactly the same spot all the time. But it is difficult to keep furniture in exactly the same spot. To remove carpet dents from furniture you can use a cold or hot method, both of which are cheap and easy.

When you fix the dents in carpet from the furniture that has been sitting on it a long time you will need ice cubes. First you should move the furniture out of the way so you have some room to work. Then take an ice cube and place the ice cube directly on the dented spot in the carpet.

The Cold Method for Removing Carpet Dents

To remove carpet dents from furniture in a synthetic carpet, use the cold method which gradually trickles water into the dented fibers to prepare them for straightening. Here are the steps to removing carpet dents with the cold method.

Step 1. Place 1 or 2 ice cubes inside your carpet dents and leave them to melt slowly.

Step 2. As the cubes melt, the dented carpet fibers will absorb the moisture and swell. When the ice cubes are gone, dab the carpet dent dry with white paper towels or a white cloth.

Step 3. Vacuum the area to pull the fibers up and remove the carpet dents from sight.

Hopefully the ice trick on the carpet dent will work and your carpet will stand up like new.You can use the ice trick anytime your furniture dents your carpet. Using an ice cube to get the dents out of a carpet is easy to do and it does not cost much since ice is not expensive.

The Hot Method for Removing Carpet Dents

To remove carpet dents from furniture in natural carpets, it's important to restrict the amount of water absorbed by the fibers. Failure to do so may cause mold to grow in the carpet. Here are the steps to removing carpet dents with the steam method, which limits the amount of water released.

Step 1. Wet a white handkerchief, kitchen towel or rag, then squeeze out as much water as you can. You want the cloth to be damp not wet.

Step 2. Lay the damp white cloth over the carpet dents you wish to remove. If you have several, concentrate on one area at a time.

Step 3. Set an iron to the steam setting (medium to high) and gently glide it over the damp cloth for 30 seconds. (It's a good idea to wear gloves and long sleeves to protect you from the rising steam.)

Step 4. Remove the damp cloth and iron and let the carpet cool.

Step 5. Once the fibers are cooled, remove the carpet dents by scratching the fibers like a cat.

How to Prevent Carpet Dents

As with all things in life, the best way to remove carpet dents is to prevent them in the first place. You've probably heard of furniture coasters, those discs that you slip beneath each leg of furniture.

For more useful tricks related to this, check out our main page here:

Auckland carpet repair

Related Articles - Carpet repair, carpet repairs, carpet repair Auckland city, carpet repair west Auckland, carpet repair east Auckland, carpet repair northshore, carpet,

Email this Article to a Friend!

Receive Articles like this one direct to your email box!
Subscribe for free today!

 Rate This Article  
Completely useless, should be removed from directory.
Minimal useful information.
Decent and informative.
Great article, very informative and helpful.
A 'Must Read'.



 Author Login 
LOGIN
Register for Author Account

 

Advertiser Login

 

ADVERTISE HERE NOW!
   Limited Time $60 Offer!
   90  Days-1.5 Million Views  

 

Great Paranormal Romance


PAUL RICE

hello everyone l been on the net since 2000 and enjoy my work l work as an affiliate and also have w...more
LAURA JEEVES

At LeadGenerators, we specialise in content-led Online Marketing Strategies for our clients in the t...more
TIM FAY

I am not a writer nor am I trying to become a writer. I am an average person with average intelligen...more
STEVERT MCKENZIE

Stevert Mckenzie, Travel Enthusiast. ...more
LINDA DECANN

Linda DeCann is US based pursuing her career as brand ambassador. Previously she has helped hundreds...more
GENE MYERS

Author of four books and two screenplays; frequent magazine contributor. I have four other books "in...more
CHRIS BURTON

I am an International Corporate Consultant specialising in the bespoke formation of offshore compani...more
STEPHEN BYE

Steve Bye is currently a fiction writer, who published his first novel, ‘Looking Forward Through The...more
DAMIAN POWELL

Demonstrated exceptional leadership in the government and private sector at an executive level. Skil...more
RENE VALENCIA

My name is Rene I am a Las Vegas nightlife blogger and long time socialite. I currently write for bo...more

HomeLinksAbout UsContact UsTerms of UsePrivacy PolicyFAQResources
Copyright © 2021, All rights reserved.
Some pages may contain portions of text relating to certain topics obtained from wikipedia.org under the GNU FDL license