How To Clean Carpets Thoroughly

Carpets maintain their beauty longer if they are thoroughly cleaned at least once a year, a task for which it is convenient to call professionals. You can do it if you know what you are doing, but it is a dirty and gigantic job, and home appliances and methods do not yet have the cleaning power that professionals have.Know your carpet, and it is important that you know the manufacturer’s recommendations, since it is important to know what type of materials it is made of.

Opt For Steam Instead Of Shampoo:

When buying or renting a carpet cleaner, go for the steam one. Older shampoos use rotary paddles to apply the detergent solution and often wet them excessively. The film that forms the shampoo is sometimes difficult to remove and makes the carpet dirty again. You can read more here about shampoo vs steam.

Above All The Vacuum Cleaner : Dust plus water equals mud, a substance almost impossible to remove. Before cleaning the carpet, vacuum thoroughly to remove as much loose dust as you can.

Buy The Right Products : Decide on specific products to clean carpets at home and follow the instructions when mixing solutions.

Do Pretreatment : Use a prewash spray and treat heavily soiled areas before cleaning the carpet.

Beware Of Humidity : Impregnated rugs are not cleaner, but wetter. After removing the product, make a second dry pass to remove as much moisture as possible.

To remove the bad smell of a carpet or carpet, we only need baking soda and a vacuum cleaner, but if we also want to perfume it, we will have to do with an essential oil that we like, such as lavender or bergamot.

Remove Bad Odor From The Carpet In Three Steps:

  1. Vacuum the carpet or carpetto remove all dust, fiber residue, pet hair … It must be completely clean to proceed to the next step.
  2. Spread the baking sodaall over the carpet or carpet. If, in addition to removing the smell, you want to perfume it, add a few drops of essential oil to the baking soda before putting it on the carpet or carpet.
  3. Leave the mixture to work for at least three hours, the longer you leave it, the more odors it will absorb. Then vacuum againand remove all the baking soda.

In this simple way, you will have removed the bad smell of the carpet or carpet. And without harming the environment! In addition, since it is not toxic, it does not pose a risk to your health or that of your family.