Your kid accidentally dropped food in your precious carpet? Here's a some carpet cleaning tips to immediately save your carpet from annoying stains.
Shaving Cream and Baking Soda
Eliminate stains with the use of foam. First, your carpet requires to be clean an easy low-cost is to spray some shaving cream foam (not the gel kind) and let it sit for 30 minutes. When the time elapse blot the carpet using a cloth. This method works on any kind of stain types even grease! Before you tackle the stain do a test patch in an inconspicuous area of the carpet to ensure it won’t cost discoloration.
Vinegar is not only for cleaning but also for deodorizing your carpets, just create a water/vinegar mixture with haft a cup of vinegar and one cup of water. Pour the mixture in a spray bottle and apply on a small portion of the stain and make sure there is no discoloration. After 10 to 15 minutes of waiting blot the area with a paper towel.
Corn Flour and Baking Soda
A dry cleaning mixture that prevents your carpet from water based stain.
Corn starch has great qualities to extract grease stains while baking powder will remove any unpleasant odour on your carpets. Mix a bit amount of baking powder in a small container with the corn flour. As soon as the carpet has been stained start this process to see the best result. First, sprinkle the dry cleaning agent on the stained area. The greasiness will be absorbed by the starch form the carpet fibers. And lastly vacuum the spot with the cleaning powder until the spot is not visible.
Although this tips will save your carpets, having it regularly steamed cleaned by our carpet professionals will make it more safe from bacteria and dirt.
Contact us at Santa Fe Carpet Cleaning and we can help with your carpet cleaning.