To find the best home carpet shampooer, consider weight and size, shampooer style, cords and attachments, and carpet damage. Buying a carpet shampooer is cheaper in the long-term than renting one for people with pets or ... More » Home & Garden Decor Rugs & Carpets

The best carpet shampooer on the market is the Bissell ProHeat 2X Healthy Home Deep Cleaner, according to the Good Housekeeping Research Institute. This carpet cleaner has a built-in heater that warms the cleaning soluti... More » Home & Garden Cleaning

The Bissell ProHeat 2X Healthy Home Deep Cleaner and the Hoover Platinum Collection Carpet Cleaner F7412900 are two home carpet shampooers recommended by Good Housekeeping. The Rug Doctor Mighty Pro, a carpet cleaner tha... More » Home & Garden Cleaning Cleaning Products

The best brand of carpet for the home or office should be chosen based on the specific needs in the area to be carpeted, the styles and fabrics the brand offers, the brand's reputation for quality installation, maintenan... More »

The types of carpet that are best for home use include Berber cut-pile, multi-level loop, cut-loop, saxony and textured plush. Among these carpets, saxony and cut-loop carpets work well for more formal decor, while the o... More » Home & Garden Decor Rugs & Carpets

A plastic carpet protector is a thin piece of plastic that sticks to the carpet to protect it from dirt and other items that might cause damage. Carpet-protector plastic usually comes on a roll and has an adhesive that s... More »

To clean wool carpet, test the carpet to ensure heat or cleaners do not cause damage to the carpet, then clean the carpet with a steam cleaner if no change occurs after testing. Allow the carpet to dry completely after c... More » Home & Garden Decor Rugs & Carpets