Over time, your once beautiful carpets can become dingy, dirty, and smelly from regular traffic, as well as pets and children. However, you can treat your carpets yourself with simple household goods that are not toxic to you, your kids, or your pets! Try these natural cleaning methods to restore your carpets and make them look like new.
Baking soda is great for deodorizing carpet. To remove smells from a carpet using this method, simply apply baking soda liberally to the area of the carpet giving off the offending smell, wait four to five hours, and vacuum the baking soda from the carpet.
Ice and snow are heavy. Once it accumulates on the roof, the last thing that you want is to have it crash down in one solid piece. Not only can this damage, or take out your existing gutter system, but it can injure anyone who may find themselves standing underneath.
If you are a homeowner who has installed, or are contemplating installing a metal roof, you may want to ask your installer whether or not you will need snow guards.