Category Archives: How to be Green

And The 2013 Home Expo Draw Winners Are…

Well it was a success! Lori and I had a booth at the 2013 Home Expo this past weekend at Juan de Fuca promoting our new protectant, MicroSeal®. We had daily draws where each winner will receive a FREE MicroSeal application … Continue reading

So What Did YOU Do For Earth Day?

We here at Greenway Carpet Cleaning want to remind you to take care of our Earth EVERYDAY! By recycling plastics, styrofoam, foil composite bags (and many other recyclable products not available for recycling with the CRD) at various Pacific Mobile Depot … Continue reading

Greenway Carpet Cleaning Turns 20 Years Old!

On Saturday, April 20th Greenway Carpet Cleaning turns 20 years old!   Lori and I want to thank you, our customers, employees, family and friends, for your continued support throughout the years.   We are proud to have been the first … Continue reading

8 Common Household Chemicals That Harm Your Pets and Their Non-Toxic Alternatives

Harmful Chemical            |        Non-Toxic Alternative Flea Control Chemicals         |         Electric Flea Traps/ Diatomaceous Earth Lawn Fertilizers                   |         Corn Gluten Herbicides and Insecticides   |         Natural Slug Control De-Icing Salts                     |         Sand or Cat Litter Antifreeze                           |        Low-Tox Antifreeze Household Cleaners             … Continue reading

Top 10 Houseplants for Cleaner Air

Houseplants are often overlooked as an excellent source for removing pollutants, toxins and offgassing (chemical). Plus they contribute to a balanced internal humidity in your home. It has been suggested that one plant should be allowed 10 square yards of … Continue reading

Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

Many folks can't afford solar panels or a new hybrid car — and newly produced items like those can actually add to a personal carbon footprint, because of the energy and resources needed to make them. There are, however, simple, constructive … Continue reading

GREENGUARD™ (EPA Certified) Stainguard and Protector Now Available at Greenway Carpet Cleaning!

At last, a truly green carpet, upholstery and wool stainguard and protector is now available through Greenway Carpet Cleaning! This product is fragrance free, biodegradable, non-toxic, skin friendly and has been certified by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Design for the … Continue reading

EARTH DAY is on Sunday, April 22nd!

Just a reminder that it is Earth Day on Sunday, April 22nd this year! Please let us know how you are planning to participate! Here at Greenway we are neurotic about recycling – we have specific bins that we use to … Continue reading

Carpet Cleaning without Deodorizers

Here at Greenway, we are famous (or so my customers tell me) for NOT using any artificial scents or perfumes in our cleaning systems. Many of our customers have extensive allergies to chemicals and perfumes. They have also said that … Continue reading

RV and Boat Sewage Holding Tanks… ewwww!

After spending two weeks on our boat this summer, Lori and I realized how important odour control was for our holding tank. Hopefully this info will help you out. We have tried the RV/boat ‘blue’ chemicals that are sold, however … Continue reading