Vacuuming carpets daily or weekly will help remove loose dirt and debris such as hair, dust and other particles that site. With time, your carpet will require a thorough cleaning to remove any stains or dirt that won’t come out. It may be necessary to deep clean your carpet if it looks dull and grimy after you have cleaned it. Carpet cleaning is dependent upon how often the carpets are used. If there are children or pets, then you will need to clean them at least three times a year. You may need to clean your carpets at least once every three months or six months if you or others in your office or home smoke. This will remove any odors or stains caused by smoking. Carpet cleaners, as well as carpet manufacturers, recommend that you clean your carpet at least once every year or every one and a quarter years if you’re living alone in your apartment.
The type of carpet you buy will depend on the frequency with which you clean it. Carpets with natural fibers, like cotton and wool, can handle more frequent deep cleaning than carpets with blended fibers. With the right cleaning techniques, you can actually prolong the life span of your carpet. This is because the fungi bacteria and soil that are found in your carpet are what cause it to slowly degrade.
Deep cleaning involves removing dirt that is deeply embedded, removing stains, and, in some cases, using water. Therefore, it is essential to remove the entire amount of water used to avoid damage to your carpet or flooring. The different methods available to clean a carpet are hot water extraction (also known as steam cleaning), dry compound extraction (also called dry foam extraction), and dry extraction with dry foam. You may choose to do your own carpet cleaning or hire professionals. You can choose to buy commercial chemicals or use homemade cleaning products. To clean your carpet with hot water extraction, you will require a carpet cleaning device. This will help you remove all of the water.
You can use any method, but start by sweeping with a stiff bristled carpet brush. This will help loosen the fibers as well as the dirt. To be able clean your carpet properly, you need the fibers to have a looser texture. Vacuum the rug to remove all loose dirt. You can use a commercial pre-spray or your own solution to spray on the carpet. You must follow the instructions carefully to prevent damaging the carpet. You should always hire a professional to clean your rug. They will do so without damaging the carpet.
Carpet Care Specialists Mosman
50 Yeo St, Neutral Bay, NSW, 2089
(02) 8311 3724