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Clean Your Building to Keep it Smelling Fresh

How do you instantly know if a building is clean? The first thing you look at it how it looks. You check for shiny windows, sparkling floors and furniture.

Tips & Tricks for a Super Clean Home
Professional

Make sure to choose a company that will do what they’re paid to do professionally. Plus, select a staff that very friendly, but will maintain professionalism.

Efficient

Choose a company that have been known to work tirelessly and will accept any challenge that comes their way.  They are indeed no sloppy and great at what they do.

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Affordable

Select a company that will not over-charge their clients. Analyze the competition and quote you a price according to that. Rest assured we can guarantee you that we will NOT rip you off.

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Body Weight Height Chart As Nutritional Status Tracker

How To Know Your Nutritional Status By Your Height And Weight?

If you ask what is that most people ignore but is also the most important, it would be Health. It is also true that the modern lifestyle has made us too busy to account regular health check-ups. But some of the normal health check-ups are so easy that you could make it at your home.   By using your body height chart and weight, you can at least know your nutritional status.

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The best and easiest way to check your nutritional status is through Body mass index(BMI). By calculating BMI, you can have a good idea about your nutritional status.   How to calculate BMI  Calculating BMI is pretty simple and all it takes is a simple math equation. If you measure height and weight in kilograms and metres (Metric system), the BMI of your body is equal to your weight divided by your height.  If you measure your height and weight in inches and pounds (lb) (English system), your BMI is equal to your weight multiplied by 703 and divided by your height.

What Does It Indicate? 

  1. For an Adult, The BMI value of 18.5 to 24.9 is considered to be normal.
  2. If you have 25-30 then you are overweight.
  3. If you have it 30-40, you fall into the category of obese.
  4. More than 40 is considered very obese.
  5. If you have BMI in the range of 17-18, you have a mild chronic energy deficiency.
  6. If you have 16-17 then you have moderate chronic energy deficiency.

A person having BMI value less than 16 is considered having severe chronic energy deficiency, the persons of this category have troubles performing the everyday physical tasks too. If you have BMI value more than 40, reaching out to a doctor can be very helpful. If you have BMI value more than 35 plus an obesity-related disease like high blood pressure or diabetes, you should also reach to a doctor.   Have a healthy day!

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Different Carpet Cleaning Methods

Have you ever wondered why you are not able to clean the carpets as good as some companies?  There are good possibilities that you might have thought about it. It is because these companies use specific and very effective methods to achieve great results. There are no second thoughts about the fact that carpets are one of the hardest things to wash and clean. Based on the stains and the conditions of the carpets there are different methods that are applied to clean them. In this article, we will see the different kinds of carpet cleaning methods in detail.

Hot water extraction cleaning

Hot water extraction cleaning is generally referred to as the steam carpet cleaning. As the name states, this carpet cleaning method makes use of stem to get rid of the dirt and the stains in the carpet. The high-pressure hot water agitates the dirt that is present and dissolves it in the carpet. The procedure involves processes like application of the cleaning agent, agitation of the dirt, and rinsing of the carpet.

Carpet shampooing

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Till the 70s shampooing carpets was the most common method used for cleaning carpets. It was the most preferred method to clean the heavily spoiled carpets. Even though the cleaning part was a bit difficult the most annoying part is that carpets would take days to dry completely. The carpet also gets a bit sticky after it dries. It is because the carpets will not be rinsed after shampooing as it will spoil the texture of the carpet. These are the reasons why people do not prefer shampooing the carpets to clean them.

Encapsulation

Foam encapsulation is one of the most effective methods to clean carpets. The foam encapsulation process makes use of synthetic detergents. When the synthetic detergents dry, it will crystallize into powder form. The dirt that is present in the carpet will be encapsulated in the powder detergent. These powders that have the dirt encapsulated in them will be removed by either brushing or vacuuming. The foam encapsulation method has literally taken over the carpet cleaning process as it gives the necessary results.

Bonnet Cleaning

Bonnet Cleaning

If you are looking forward to good surface cleaning of your carpet Bonnet cleaning is the ideal choice. This procedure of cleaning the carpets uses heavy-duty motorized machines. The top part of the carpets is cleaned with a spinning pad that would have been immersed in a cleaning solution. The bonnet cleaning method is mostly used in hotels. This process does not involve much moisture, and hence it will dry soon.

Dry carpet cleaning

Dry carpet cleaning or compound cleaning is one of the latest methods in carpet cleaning. It is very effective and does not cause any damage to the carpets. Hence most of the carpet manufacturers recommend dry cleaning. This dry cleaning method does not consume much time. Even though this method was invented in the 80s, it was perfected recently. The dry cleaning process uses cleaning compounds that are biodegradable. It acts like a sponge and absorbs the dirt on the carpet.

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