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Rich Sparta

About: Rich Sparta

Rich Sparta has been cleaning carpets for as long as he can remember. He is a professional in the business and a well respected name in the valley. He has been running APEX carpet cleaning successfully for years now, and can definitely get your stain out.

Articles by Rich Sparta:

Pipe thread compound

14 Aug 2013 in Stain Removal

So your husband finally decides it is time to do some house work, and instead of calling a plumber he decides to do the work himself. When he is done, you notice that he got some of that pipe thread sealer on the carpet. He is probably going to try…

Removing Latex Paint From Carpet

12 Aug 2013 in Stain Removal

Removing Latex Paint From Carpet It’s hard to avoid an accident when there are kids around, but we have keep them entertained somehow, and one thing they love to do is paint, so when you hear “oops” coming from the other room that can only mean something was spilled or…

Mustard, turmeric, and Curry stains

09 Aug 2013 in Stain Removal

Mustard and curry contain turmeric, and gives them that yellowish color. When getting some on your carpet they are particularly eye catching, especially if you have a light colored carpet. Here are some methods you can try using to remove these types of stains. The results of these procedures vary…

Mold, Mildew, and Plant stains

07 Aug 2013 in Stain Removal

Sometimes mold or mildew can get into our carpet, and it can leave a nasty stain. Fortunately you can easily remove these satins by using some common household materials. Here are a few methods to try if you have any of these stains. First, you need to apply a dilute…

Kool Aid, Colored Beverages, Candy, and other Food Dye Stains

05 Aug 2013 in Stain Removal

When liquid is spilled on your carpets, it soaks down into the fibers and spreads. One of the most difficult stains to detach from carpets is the one from sticky candy, but not to worry, your carpet can be restored using the right cleaning techniques. Here are a few techniques…

Ink and Permanent Marker

02 Aug 2013 in Stain Removal

Because ink and permanent marker stains can easily and rapidly spread throughout your carpet fibers, it is best to treat the stains as soon as possible. It is important for you to know what kind of material you are dealing with so that you can avoid any permanent damage to…

Iodine / Betadine

31 Jul 2013 in Stain Removal

Removing these stains immediately is very crucial because Iodine is a dye and can become a real nuisance to remove. Here are a couple methods you can use to remove these types of stains. Because these stains can be tough make sure you follow directions carefully to prevent permanent damage.…

Hi-lighter Markers

29 Jul 2013 in Stain Removal

Getting to highlighter stains as soon as possible is important, but because of our busy schedule that is not always possible. Getting rid of highlighter stains can be tough but not impossible. It is very important to identify what type of material you are dealing with so that there is…

Hair Dye

26 Jul 2013 in Stain Removal

When it comes to hair dye stains it is crucial that you do not apply an oxidizing agent such as hydrogen peroxide or a high P.H. enzyme, because it will only intensify them. These are tricky stains so if you do not feel comfortable removing them yourself it is best…


24 Jul 2013 in Stain Removal

Getting a gum stain can be a very disheartening sight and it might make it seem impossible to remove. It can be tricky getting these types of stains out, but it is not impossible. If you ever find yourself in a sticky situation like this here are two methods I…