The maintenance of carpets is certainly not easy. The everyday wear and tear will take its toll on your own carpet. The great thing, it is possible to avoid all the major dirt on your carpet as well as you can perform the cleaning yourself and you can do this in your own time. All of the following guidelines can help you preserve your carpet’s overall appearance as well as prolong its life.
1.Use both indoor and outdoor doormats at each entrance in order to minimize the amount of debris brought into your house.
2.Thoroughly clean the heavy traffic places 2-3 times weekly using a vacuum cleaner while the others will be cleaned once a week.
3.Prepare your own spot cleaner by simply mixing 1/4 teaspoon liquid detergent (with no bleach) and 1 cup cold water.
4. Use a protector on a regular basis applied after cleaning because after some time the protection on stain-resistant carpet wears down.
5. Test the colorfastness property of a particular stain -removing solution before using it. Try checking it on inconspicuous area.
6. Before placing on the carpet, test area rugs for colorfastness because some carpets may are likely to bleed.
7. Vacuum below area rugs occasionally to remove loose soil that may have filtered through the rugs to your carpet.
8.Right after professional cleaning, leave the protective blocks in place in order to avoid color transfer between home furnishings and flooring.
9.The home furniture accumulates every day dirt and soil exactly like your carpet. We suggest you have both of them cleaned professionally as well for your convenience.
Carpet maintenance is actually a challenge however when you stick to all of these smart tips, you can spare yourself from a lot of dust particles as you clean your carpet. For additional information on carpet cleaning and maintenance, get in touch with an experienced professional carpet cleaner in Ellicott City, MD. SUPERIOR STEAM CLEANERS is always at your service. Phone us today so we can arrange our visit to your home.