Do you need a facelift underfoot? Vacuuming regularly is all well and good, as is deodorizing. But there’s more you can do in the carpet maintenance department. Add new life to your carpets with this simple tip. Loose or wrinkled carpets can be remedied with restretching, a process that tightens the material and removes wrinkles and dangerous areas bunched carpet. This technique also prolongs a carpet’s life because loose areas speed up the wear and tear it takes.