Carpets are a really cool addition to every room however, they need to be maintained regularly in order to keep them clean, fresh and bacteria free. Everyday traffic can have a negative impact on the cleanliness of your carpet. If you are a working individual, you will most likely find it even harder to deal with the carpet stains on daily basis, which can be damaging to the carpet and possibly have irreversible damage. Carpet cleaning has to be performed on fresh stains rather than on dry stains for the best results.
Treat stains straight away!
Yes, it can be hard to clean your carpet every time somebody walks on it with muddy shoes or spills a drink but trust me, regular cleaning is the best you can do to prolong its life. Some of the most common stains that your carpet would experience through its lifetime are: coffee, chocolate, ketchup, wine, tea, juice, candy, etc. If you treat each stain immediately, you will always have a spotless carpet. Stains that are not cleaned immediately will settle in the fibers and it is very likely that you won’t be able to clean them fully.
As soon as you notice a stain, you need to act fast. First you need a damp, clean cloth dipped in cleaning solution. Then you need to dab the stain (do not rub as this will make the stain settle into the fibers) a couple of times and then leave the cloth on the stain for approximately 20 minutes. Use a dry, clean cloth to in order to remove any excess liquid.
Some stains may appear tougher and may need to be treated a couple of times. There are powder solutions for carpet refreshment, which are recommended to be used once a month in order to keep germs and bacteria away. Regular carpet cleaning is recommended as this will keep your carpet in guarantee for longer.