It’s important to have clean carpets that smell fresh. This will help create a more welcoming atmosphere in your home. Carpet cleaning professionals offer excellent results. But there are effective Do-It-Yourself (DIY), or do-it yourself, methods for refreshing and rejuvenating your rugs. In this detailed guide, you will learn how to clean your carpets yourself.
Simple but effective, spot cleaning can be used to tackle spills immediately. Whatever the cause, whether it be a pet accident or coffee spillage, immediate action is necessary to prevent staining. The affected carpet area should be blotted with a new cloth or tissue to remove as much liquid from it as possible. After treating the stain, you can use warm water with dish soap in a mild liquid solution. The solution should be gently rubbed onto the spot, but not vigorously scrubbed, because it could cause damage to the rug’s fibers. Bleed the affected area until all stains are removed. Rinse the rug with clean water. To dry the rug, you can use a towel and blot excess water with a dry cloth.
You can rent carpet cleaning machines for a deeper clean. These machines use hot solution and water in combination to extract debris and dirt from the rug’s fibers. Make sure you follow all instructions from the manufacturer for correct usage. Also, choose a cleaner that’s suitable for the type of rug. To remove dirt and other debris, vacuum your carpet thoroughly before you start using the cleaning machine.
You can also opt for natural cleaners to make DIY rug-cleaning more environmentally friendly. Vinegar can be blended with water for a safe and efficient cleaning solution. Mixture can be applied to the rug by spraying it on. Wipe the mixture off with a damp cloth. Vinegar will remove the odors as well as refresh your carpet. Baking powder is another effective natural agent for cleaning carpets.
Carpet Care Specialists Mosman
50 Yeo St, Neutral Bay, NSW, 2089
(02) 8311 3724