How to Clean White Carpets With Ease
If you have white carpets, dirt and spots will be more visible on them. If you want to sustain the look of your carpets, you should have them vacuumed on a regular basis. In the same way, if your white carpets are noticeably dirty, you should get them steam cleaned. For better results, having your carpets steam cleaned by professionals is a good idea. Below we have outlined a few methods to clean white carpets.
Blot spills as soon as they occur. Use a clean towel for blotting spills with ease. Next, you should rinse the stained areas using clean water. Once you have rinsed them, blot them with care.
Clean up water-soluble stains. This includes milk, dairy products, berries, latex paint, excrement, jelly and gravy.
· You should mix 1.25 ml white vinegar or non-bleach detergent with 960 ml water.
· Put this mixture into a clean bottle and start spraying on the dry stains.
· Get a sponge for rubbing the area. Then dry using a few paper towels.
Clean other types of water-soluble stains. This includes stains from coffee, tea, wine, chocolate, blood, mustard and vomit.
· Mix 15ml of ammonia with 240ml of water. If you have a wool-blend carpet, you may want to try a mild detergent rather than ammonia.
· Put the mixtures into a clean spray bottle and start spraying on the dry stains.
· Get a sponge for rubbing the area. Now, use papers towels to blot the areas dry.
Remove oil, or fat. Put a paper towel on the spills, heat up an iron and press the area with it. The heat of the iron will cause the spills to stick to your paper towel.
Clean up glue. You should make a cotton ball and get it moistened with alcohol. Now rub the cotton ball on the area that has glue on it. Continue to rub the area until the glue is gone.
Clean gum or wax. First off, you should freeze the gum or wax using ice. Once you have frozen the area, you should hit it with a hard object to shatter it into pieces. Now, collect the shattered pieces of gum or wax with a vacuum and clear the area using a rag.
Remove urine stains
Combine white vinegar and water in equal ratio. Now, pour this mixture into a clean spray bottle. Lastly, blot the area.
Mix half a tea spoon of non-bleach detergent with 960ml of water. Put this solution into a clean spray bottle and begin spraying the area with it.
Use a sponge for rubbing the area. Use water for rinsing the area and then use a rag to dry the area. That is it.
You can contact Blue Water Steam Cleaning professional carpet cleaning company in Baton Rouge for more information on carpet cleaning.
*Disclaimer: Although we have seen fantastic results using the above methods different types of carpet, type of fiber, pile depth and age of carpet – this may not be the best method for you! Call Blue Water Steam Cleaning to make sure you are using the best cleaning method for your carpet. We are not responsible for any damages that may occur, so call Blue Water first!