November 16, 2020

Flu season has always made people a little more wary of handshakes and shared items, but the global COVID-19 health pandemic has elevated that fear even further. Doorknobs, desks, and public areas become suspects, even within one’s own home. But how long can viruses live on these surfaces? Can a virus survive long enough to pose a threat to your health? The answer depends on so many variables that it’s impossible to give exact answers. But we know enough to give general guidelines, and the answers might surprise you.

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November 09, 2020

In this time of uncertainty and stress from the current pandemic, keeping our homes healthy can feel overwhelming. Viruses, contagions, bacteria and other terms can seem confusing. A little knowledge can go a long way towards helping us cope and provide peace of mind that we can continue to keep our homes safe. So to help you out, we have put together this infographic comparing bacteria and viruses, and the differences between them. 

September 30, 2020

Chem-Dry helps make indoor air healthier for homes and businesses

As the world's largest carpet and upholstery cleaning service, Chem-Dry leads the way in providing safe, effective and environmentally-friendly solutions to help ensure healthier indoor air in homes and businesses across the globe.

September 17, 2020


We all want to keep our families safe, and COVID-19 is a top concern for most people these days. We hear a lot about the things we can do to protect ourselves and our children when we have to go out in public, but what about protecting the people we love when they’re in our homes? Deep cleaning, and doing it often, is key.

September 05, 2020

Join Kim as she tackles the most difficult things to clean in the home with tips and tricks (and a little help from Chem-Dry)!

In the premiere episode, Kim confronts her carpets and how to best clean them for a deeper, longer-lasting cleaning that helps keep her home healthy and happy for the entire family.


Electrostatic sprayers utilize the science behind Coulomb’s law. Coulomb’s law states that opposite electrical charges attract and like charges repel. Electrostatic spraying has been used for many decades in painting and agriculture and is currently being used in the cleaning industry as well.

For more than 25 years, Chem-Dry has been using a Sanitizer with its cleaning process to eliminate bacteria and germs and make spaces healthier.
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