Do you have a carpet at home? Of course, it is very troublesome to clean it. Especially for a wide and thick carpet or if the material is made of quality materials such as cotton, wool, silk, or animal skin. If you are not careful about cleaning it your favorite carpet can be damaged due to the wrong care. That is why it is better to use the service of water damage restoration service. For that, here’s how to clean the right carpet that you can imitate at home.

To clean a dusty carpet use a vacuum cleaner. Do not rush to move the spot with this vacuum cleaner. Even though you have set a high power vacuum, sometimes the dust that sticks to it is difficult to be sucked into the machine just like that. If there is a lot of dust that has accumulated, you can clean it with a broom first then clean it the second time with a vacuum cleaner. If you don’t have a vacuum cleaner then use a broomstick to clean dry dirt. If you accidentally spill dirt on your favorite carpet, immediately clean it. Do not delay until the dirt dries up and becomes stubborn, making it difficult to clean it up in the future. To clean stains on carpets, you can use baking soda.

If the stain on the carpet is a dry stain, such as wax or candy, then use ice cubes. Put a few ice cubes on the plastic then place it on the hardened stain. After that, remove the stain then wet the cloth with soapy water to remove the remaining stain. It is not uncommon for your carpet to smell unpleasant because it is not cleaned often or you don’t dry it when it’s wet. You can use baking soda to remove bad odors from carpets. Sprinkle baking soda on the surface of the carpet, then let it sit a day and night, and the next day, vacuum it using a vacuum cleaner. Apart from baking soda, there are other ingredients you can use such as vodka or vinegar. Avoid using too much vinegar because it can cause mold on the carpet.

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