Carpets

Carpet Cleaning Tips and Advice

If there’s one thing that could be said about all carpets; it’s that they will undoubtedly be exposed to the worst kinds of dirt, debris and dust. Even the newest rugs won’t stay store-fresh for long and if they aren’t properly looked after, they could soon be marked with stains and unwanted scents.

Depending on the type of stain, or the amount of fluff and dirt that has managed to build up, the cleaning techniques will vary. In most instances, it’s a better idea to hire the services of a professional carpet cleaning company. Not only will they know how to remove dirt of all kinds – they will also have access to some of the most advanced cleaning equipment in the world.

Australia is well known for its rich variety of dirt from outdoors and whether your rug is suffering with dried mud spots, a drink spillage, or anything in between – check out these tips to ensure that your carpet looks as good as new, as quickly and effectively as possible!

The right cleaning agent is key

Many companies promise that their cleaning products can tackle a variety of stains, but what they don’t always say is that the ingredients used can sometimes be harmful to the fibres of the rug itself. Before deciding on a brand, it’s a good idea to seek a little advice from a cleaning expert. They will be able to suggest the best products to use (store-bought or natural) and they might even be able to take care of the task on your behalf.

Don’t let things settle

As common as liquid spots and minor stains might be, there’s nothing worse than leaving them to settle. If allowed to properly be absorbed into the fibres, permanent discolouration can take place and this can detract from the look of any carpet. As soon as a stain is spotted, it’s important to treat and remove it as quickly as possible. Alternatively and if the stain has already set in, then you may have no other choice than to call a cleaning expert and have them take care of the damage for you.

A fresh scent can be very easy

As much as most people love that fresh carpet smell, it’s not uncommon for it to start to disperse over time. It won’t always be possible to get the scent back, but it is an option to add a new one – particularly a fresh, clean smell that will stimulate everyone’s senses. Carpet cleaners consider scented powder among their most effective products and requesting that a little scent be laid down before vacuuming can make all of the difference. Just be sure to pick a scent that everyone in the home likes and the atmosphere will soon speak for itself.