The carpet remains a welcome piece of furniture, despite the abundance of a variety of moderns floors coverings. It is pleasant to walk on the carpet barefoot, children like to play on it, in the end – carpets just make the room cozier. One drawback – any carpet gets dirty quickly, and requires regular and thorough maintenance.
In our article, we share tips on how to quickly and effectively clean the carpet at home, as well as get rid of various stains and unpleasant odors with your own hands.
Prevention is always better than cure, so the simplest tip for keeping clean is to take timely care of the carpet’s protection from stains and wear. Our simple recommendations will help prevent damage to the carpet and keep it looking for a long time.
There are many household carpets cleaning chemicals available. Perhaps the most popular of them is the well-known Vanish. Despite the versatility declared by the manufacturer, this tool is not suitable for all types of coatings and sometimes it is better to refuse its use. Let’s take a look at how to use Vanish without harming your carpet.
There are several types of Vanish shampoos: antibacterial, anti-odor shampoo, stain remover, and even bleach shampoo for light carpets.
Firstly, all of these cleaning products are only suitable for synthetic products, since carpets made of synthetic threads are resistant to abrasion and fading. And carpets made of natural wool or silk under the influence of chemistry can deform, wipe off or discolor. This applies not only to Vanish, but to all households carpets cleaning products: Flash, Mitex, Amway, SunLux. They are not suitable for carpets made of silk, wool, brocade or suede.
Secondly, all household detergents are designed to quickly clean fresh, just formed stains.
Finally, the third and very important remark: only foam is used for cleaning carpets, and not the liquid itself. To use Vanish and other household chemicals without harm to the carpet, it must be used correctly, without disregarding the manufacturer’s recommendations.
Correct use of Vanish for carpet cleaning at home:
Note! Never use dish washing detergents or detergents on carpets. Some ingredients in dish washing detergent is not suitable for textiles, just as carpet shampoos themselves is not suitable for cleaning dishes. Remember, each cleaning agent has its own purpose, and therefore, the corresponding composition. Do not use household chemicals for cleaning what it is not intended for!
Classy Carpet and Rug Cleaning offers the cleaning of all types of rugs such as Oriental or Persian rugs, wool rugs cleaning, modern rugs cleaning, Shaggy rugs washing, Kilim rugs maintenance, silk rugs maintenance and carpet washing long hairs. Depending on the materials, it is better to opt for professional cleaning in order not to damage the carpets.
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