Things To Remember About Carpet Maintenance
Category : Repairs & Cleaning
Carpets can be expensive but it will always give you very comfy feel when walk on it so I would say it is worth it. Imagine waking up in the morning and getting out of your bed to and keeping your feet on a soft and smooth carpet. Isn’t that a splendid way to start the day? Carpet also gives the entire room a more sophisticated look. Imagine your furniture in your living room is placed based on the carpet in the middle and while your seated with the family watching TV as your feet is caressed by the carpet. Not a bad thing isn’t it? Since they are expensive you will want it to last long and to do that you to do proper maintenance.
Let be honest you can’t be buying a bad carpet and expect it to last long. When buying a new carpet take a lot of factors in to consideration like where are you going to place it. What type of family do you have? Will people walk on it a lot? If there are children they, will run on it and fall on it. If there are pets, then you it has to be easily cleanable because there will fur all over if not. If you don’t have the right carpet for the right home, you will end up not using the full life of it.
Moving on to maintaining – a properly maintained and cleaned can live longer. In fact, it can live twice as long than normal if you are lucky. When vacuuming sure that you are vacuuming at a right height. If the machine is too close to the carpet it can end up damaging the carpet. Carpet cleaning must be done as soon you see a stain on the carpet. Act quickly and you will have at least 99% chances of cleaning the stain. The longer leave the stain on the carpet the harder it is to remove. First you just need to get a dry cloth over the stain so that the liquid is absorb in to the cloth. Then gently work the water till the stain colour is gone. When cleaning do not rub or scrub but instead just blot it. If you rub or scrub, chances are you will damage the carpet fibers.
Upholstery cleaning is something that you can do keep your carpet clean. You could say it is like giving you carpet for service like you give your laptop to service. If you have tough stain to work instead of working it on water, try vinegar or club soda mixed with water. Always act fast and you can avoid dealing tough stains.