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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:


22 Jul 2013 in Stain Removal

Grease stains are tricky to get out of your carpet, so it is very important to identify what type of material you will be working with. Patience is crucial and make sure to follow directions well. Here are some methods you can try when removing grease stains. Fist, try and…

Glue (wood)

19 Jul 2013 in Stain Removal

There are a variety of wood glue types, like contact cements which bond in less than a minute to polyvinyls which require over an hour to dry. You must take special precaution when removing wood glue from carpet. Because these glues are made of a variety of materials some can…

Furniture Stains

17 Jul 2013 in Stain Removal

The most common types of Furniture stains are caused by wooden or metal furniture such as wooden entertainment centers, sofas, loveseats, and recliners that bleed into your carpet leaving a stain. Rust stains are created because of the varnish metals on your furniture. Furniture stains are cause by tannin color…

Fingerprint Dust

15 Jul 2013 in Stain Removal

With a struggling economy and unemployment being really high, come high crime rates in burglary. If someone broke into your home or vehicle law enforcement must use fingerprint powder in order to try and collect evidence. The powder may contain rosin, black ferric oxide and lampblack. Some may also contain…

Fingernail Polish

12 Jul 2013 in Stain Removal

I love doing my nails often and sometimes accidents can happen and nail polish can spill on your carpet. The best course of action is to act fast and trying to remove the stain before it dries. Sometimes you cannot get to the stain until it has already dried, so…

Filtration Soil

10 Jul 2013 in Stain Removal

Filtration Soil stains arise over a period of time and are caused by air passing through your carpet attempting to go through the edge of the carpet pile. Filtration soil stains have an electrical charge that firmly bonds them to the fibers. These soil particles are so fine they penetrate…

Cough Syrup: Red and Yellow

08 Jul 2013 in Stain Removal

Cough syrup can leave distinct stains on carpets depending on what type of dye it is. In this article I will show you how to get rid of Red and Yellow cough syrup stains. Remember to never rub the affected area, always test chemicals in an inconspicuous area, and remember…

Copier Toner

05 Jul 2013 in Stain Removal

Replacing a cartridge after it runs out of toner can be a difficult job to many and if you are not careful it can leak and spill fine powder onto your carpet. The longer it takes you to resolve this matter, the more difficult it becomes to remove the toner.…

Chalk Powder

03 Jul 2013 in Stain Removal

Chalk is a wonderful way for a child to express their creative side and to pass the time, and sometimes they won’t just keep it out in the cement or pavement and eventually they will bring it into the house. Chalk can leave a powdery residue that can stain clothing,…

Coffee, Tea, Wine, Chocolate, Urine, and other organic type stains.

01 Jul 2013 in Stain Removal

When something spills and stains your carpet time is of essence. Identifying the type of stain is the key. An innocent spill can become permanent the longer you wait to remove it. Remember to never rub the affected area, blot as much moisture from the carpet using white paper towels,…