Rainbow International Blog

Does your carpet smell like mildew after carpet cleaning? Learn why your carpet smells like mildew after cleaning and how to remove mildew smells from carpet.

Does your carpet smell like mildew after cleaning? Carpets cleaned incorrectly or without the proper tools may result in a lingering mildew smell. Not exactly the result you had in mind, right? Unfortunately, set-in scents of mold and mildew mean the carpet was not properly cleaned in the first...Read more

Reappearing carpet stains are often caused by soiling and wicking. Learn how to keep stains at bay and how to stop stains from reappearing after carpet cleaning.

Picture this: You clean and disinfect a stubborn carpet stain. After it’s been sufficiently scrubbed and you think you have it slayed, you walk away, only to return to the spot a day later to find it faded – but right where you saw it last.

Scratching your head? Reappearing carpet stains...Read more

When mold grows in your favorite food or drink container, what can you do?

Mold or other fungi lurking in your food or drink container? Here’s how to handle things whether you’ve swallowed a swig or are simply looking to best manage moldy container messes.

Ate or Drank Something Disgustingly Moldy?

Accidentally ate moldy food?...Read more

How often should air ducts be cleaned? Are there any benefits of air duct cleaning? Rainbow International has all you need to know about home duct cleaning.

Even though you occasionally turn your heating and cooling system off, your air ducts are constantly collecting dust, dander, allergens and potentially harboring mold spores that can impact the...Read more

Naturally occurring, mold is everywhere, growing just about anywhere excess moisture is present. So how do you prevent mold in your home? The good news is, proper cleaning, along with the monitoring of humidity levels in your home, can help you control and prevent mold growth.

Naturally occurring, mold is everywhere, growing just about anywhere excess moisture is present. So how do you prevent mold in your home? The good news is, proper cleaning, along with the monitoring of humidity levels in your home, can help you control and prevent mold growth.

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Think duct cleaning is a waste of money? Think again. Learn why professional duct cleaning is important to the health and safety of your friends and family.

Air duct cleaning is vital to the cleanliness of the air you breathe in your home or office. Investing in regular air duct cleaning services reduces indoor allergens like dust, pollen and pet dander and prevents the possible spread of mold.

Read on to find out why it’s so important to...Read more

What is ultrasonic cleaning? A high-tech method of cleaning employed by out teams. Learn what can be cleaned and how ultrasonic cleaners work.

Ultrasonic cleaning is a way to clean items that are intricate, delicate or that can’t be cleaned using traditional methods. For instance, if your home were to be impacted by a fire or flood, ultrasonic cleaning could clean items such as blinds, lighting fixtures, kitchen appliances and other...Read more

Our tips for how to increase the value of your home after a disaster will get your house back in shape and increase its value at the same time.

If you’ve experienced a natural disaster, you know what a nightmare it can be. Not only is it terrifying, but also it can leave you without electricity, water and basic services. And it can damage your home in unimaginable ways. Can you recover and get your home back to living condition? Can you...Read more

So, you've been told your deck stairs have succumbed to dry rot, but what is dry rot? Learn what causes dry rot and how to identify dry rot vs. wet rot.

Does your home have dry rot? Would you know if it did?

Dry rot can happen in any climate to any type of wood, and it can ruin the structure, whether it occurs inside or outside. Some of the most common places to find dry rot are attics, windowsills, steps, decks, eaves, fencing, under...Read more

Need to know how to get rid of mold in your attic? Attic mold removal is not a DIY project. Learn why mold should always be professionally removed.

Could you have mold in your attic? If you haven’t been up there to look, you might suspect an issue because of physical symptoms that can feel like annoying allergies such as itchy eyes, runny nose, coughing, wheezing, sore throat and even nosebleeds, headaches and fatigue. If you’ve had any of...Read more