Removing Common Stains from Carpet

Red WineRemoving Wine from Carpet

  • Use a mix of 1/4 teaspoon clear(non bleach, non lanolin) dishwashing liquid with one cup cool water. Blot and repeat.
  • Rinse thoroughly with water, blot until dry.

Removing Blood from Carpet

  • Rinse quickly with cool water.
  • Use a mix of 1/4 teaspoon clear (non bleach, non lanolin) dishwashing liquid with one cup cool water. Blot and repeat.
  • Rinse thoroughly with water, blot until dry.

Removing Fingernail Polish from Carpet

  • Use a non-acetone fingernail polish remover.
  • Apply a small amount of remover on a white cloth and work on it from the edges of the spill to the center.
  • Blot the area using luke warm water.
  • Blot dry with a clean cloth.

Removing Ink (ballpoint) from Carpet

  • Use 70% isopropyl rubbing alcohol.
  • Apply alcohol to a clean white cloth and blot at stain (do not pour alcohol directly on the spot).
  • Blot the area with water.
  • Blot dry with a clean cloth.

Removing Urine from Carpet

  • Blot up as much as possible if still wet.
  • Use a mix of 1/3 cup of white household vinegar with 1/3 cup of water.
  • Apply and blot up with a clean white cloth.
  • Rinse thoroughly with water, blot until dry.



Oriental Rug Cleaning

How long has it been since YOUR rugs were cleaned?

Area Rug Cleaning Machine

  • Careful professional washing of your rugs is the best protection for your oriental and area rugs. 
  • A professional cleaning will extend the life of your rugs by removing accumulated dirt, lint and dust. This will also preserve the quality, beauty and value of your rug.
  • We take extra care to clean fringe and a Certified professional technician can also repair and replace the fringe if needed.
  • We offer the areas only state of the art in-plant brush cleaning system, plus repair and binding service are available.
  • Visit for more information!

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Original PA Abbey Carpet & Floor Dealer For Over 26 years!

Why Choose Abbey?

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     Since 1987 Certified Carpet has been an Abbey Carpet & Floor dealer.  We are a locally owned and operated flooring showroom. There are many benefits of being an Abbey dealer but the most prominent is that it allows us to offer the buying power of a national chain.  Certified Carpet offers the best flooring brands at the best prices, while focusing on the quality service that is the cornerstone of our business.  Our sales staff are professionally trained on products by the manufacturers.  We will help you choose the perfect floor that fits your lifestyle and budget.  Remember “When It’s Certified, You’re Satisfied!”

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Certified Carpet Lives United!

Certified Carpet and The United Way of Lancaster County

Together Making a Difference!

To officially kick off our 2014 participation with United Way of Lancaster County, we started the day off right with a hot breakfast provided to all employees!  Following breakfast we listened to Katie from Mid Penn Legal Services telling us about her agency and how our donations to the United Way benefit those in need in Lancaster County. Certified Carpet has an outstanding and almost unheard of 90% employee donation participation! We are a very proud company!


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Benefits of Using Entrance Mats


Stop the Dirt at Your Door!



v  Entrance Mats improve safety and help prevent unfortunate litigation by reducing slip and fall accidents.

Dirt Control

v Entrance Mats help keep floors clean and dry. 

v  The high traction surface effectively removes dirt, grime and water from shoes.


v  Entrance Mats are suitable for indoor or outdoor use and can be used both commercially and residentially.

    Logo mats can enhance a companies image. 

v  A variety of printing options are available for a logo, promotional message or decorative purpose. 

v  Modern attractive colors compliment decors.

  Bacteria Control         

v  Entrance Mats treated with an anti-microbial agent can help keep contaminants from entering the environment.

For more information call 717-394-3731 or visit us today at


What is LVT?

Luxury Vinyl Tile 


v  LVT is vinyl flooring manufactured to match natural flooring such as : wood and stone. 

v  LVT can capture the elegance of wood and stone and the design options are endless. 

v  LVT is a practical and durable alternative floor covering to stand up to the demands of high traffic residential and commercial spaces.  

v  LVT is a low maintenance flooring option. 

v See what we have to offer at

or visit

our beautiful flooring showroom in Lancaster, PA.