We all love our carpet. There is just something about taking off your shoes from a long day at work and stepping onto your nice comfortable carpet. Over time it can look worn and not to mention the stains that have been acquired over time as the pets and kids come in and out of the house over the years. Keeping your carpet looking and feeling clean can be a struggle though. Elite Carpet Cleaning and Repair has the best tips and tricks for you to keep your carpet looking and feeling as good as the day it was installed.
Carpet cleaning starts with a good routine of vacuuming. Vacuuming your carpet at least one time every week is an important step to up keep your home. It is the biggest preventive care for your carpet. This removes the dirt and grime that stains hold onto. It also keeps the fibers of your carpet full of volume and not matted. Vacuuming is the first line of defense when it comes to the cleanliness of your carpet. What happens if you get stains on your carpet?
Cleaning your carpet using natural and organic solutions is important because it means the health of your family. Kids and pets are important, and their health is what you’re constantly trying to protect. Making sure that they are good and growing up strong is the goal in life. There are different ways to clean your carpet so that it is healthy for you and your family. Depending on the stains of your carpet you’ll want to treat them differently. However, no matter what the stain is you’ll want to make sure that you clean it up and soon as possible. First by removing any excess material and then blot the spot to soak up any excess fluid.
Here are some common natural carpet cleaning solutions that you can make:
- One-part vinegar and two parts water in a spray bottle. Spray the stain, then take a damp rag and put it on the stain. Afterwards place your iron on steam setting and on the rag for 30 seconds.
- Baking soda and vinegar is also another good cleaning solution
- Ice cubes removes gum
- Club soda removes wine
These are a few things that will help to clean your carpet using natural solutions. However, a professional carpet cleaning at least once a year will help to keep your carpet clean. There are many different professional carpet cleaners out there, but you want to make sure that you have one that knows what they are doing. Sometimes professional carpet cleaners can end up leaving residue on your carpet that makes your carpet actually hold onto dirt and stain more than they would otherwise. Elite Carpet Cleaning and Repair knows how to clean your carpet in a way that is safe and healthy without leaving a residue behind. Call us today to get your carpet cleaned the right way!