Carpets can be a delight underfoot. While they add cosiness and warmth to a space, they are more difficult to maintain than hard floors. Carpets are the most used flooring in our homes, whether we have pets, teenagers or friends who are clumsy.
A top-performing vacuum cleaner can be a great investment in keeping your home clean. However, to remove stains, spills, and embed dirt, you will need to do a thorough cleaning. Bissell recommends deep cleaning carpets at least twice a year. If you have children or pets, it is recommended to clean more often.
A carpet cleaning in mandurah is also beneficial for allergy sufferers. Allergy states that vacuuming alone will not remove carpet dust mites, which can trigger allergic reactions like asthma or eczema.
How do I clean my carpets?
You can invest in one of our best-rated carpet cleaners and give your carpets a deep clean every three to six month. To prevent future stains, make sure you use a high-quality carpet shampoo with a stain protector. Before you replace furniture, always air it out to let the carpet dry completely.
A carpet cleaner is a machine that cleans carpets. For around PS25 per day, you can rent a Rug Doctor from many high-street shops.
How do I remove indents from a carpet?
Heavy furniture can leave indents that are difficult to remove. This is a common problem for those who reorganize furniture. You can remove them by placing an ice cube on the area. The moisture will then be restored to the carpet pile.
What can I do to remove stains from a carpet?
Some stains, such as chocolate or mud, should only be treated after the stain has dried. You can then pick up the dried material and vacuum it away. Tomato sauce, red wine, tea, and coffee should all be removed once the stain has dried. Be careful with liquid spillages — over-blotting could cause the spillage to get deeper into the carpet fibers. Use a carpet cleaner to remove the liquid.
Vanish or Dr Beckmann are great spot cleaning treatments for small spillages and stains. Do not let your carpet get too damp as the dyes in any backing or underlay materials can leach through. Use a clean, lint-free cloth to dry the carpet. You can also dry any spots with a cool hair dryer or let them dry naturally.
Spot cleaning older carpets may leave you with lighter spots that will require you to wash the entire carpet.
Pre-treating areas that are stained is a good idea if you plan to clean the entire carpet. This will allow the carpet cleaner to remove the stain from the underside.
When is it a good idea to call a professional to clean my carpets?
It might be time for professionals to come in if you have very expensive carpets and dirt that will not shift. The National Carpet Cleaners Association is the best source for professional carpet cleaners who are insured and trained.