Tips and Tricks for Removing and Cleaning Carpet Stains

Tips and Tricks for Removing and Cleaning Carpet Stains

Paint, coffee, wine, or juice – regardless of the type of stain, it seems like carpets are magnets for mess. And, depending on the type of stain, different techniques are recommended for removal. While there are some basic carpet cleaning truths that should be employed (i.e. blot stains and rinse thoroughly with clean water and never scrub carpets as you may damage carpet fibres), specific stains will be cleaned using different tools or techniques. In this article, we’ll discuss water-soluble stains, fats and oils, and regular maintenance to keep your carpets looking their best. Water-Soluble Stains Some examples of water-soluble stains are: Alcohol Berries Cola Feces Dye Gravy Milk Mud Wet or latex paint For these types of stains, start with a cleaning solution of ¼ of a teaspoon of non-bleach detergent or white vinegar with 32 ounces of water. Carefully blot the stain until it lifts and rinse with clean water. Dry the spot working from the outside toward the middle. Some water-soluble stains will not clean easily with this method. Such stains include blood, chocolate, coffee, mustard, tea, vomit, and wine. For these stains, mix 1 tablespoon of ammonia with 1 cup of water (except if you are cleaning wool or wool-blend carpet when you want to mix mild detergent and water). If this cleaning solution fails, mix one part chlorine bleach with five parts water. Always test an inconspicuous area of carpet to make sure the carpet isn’t damaged – chlorine bleach solutions should only be used on solution-dyed carpets. Fat, Oil, and Wax Stains When it comes to fat, oil, and wax stains, simply place...
Chimney Cleaning Vancouver

Chimney Cleaning Vancouver

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Why Choose AAA Miracle Carpet Cleaning Vancouver?

Why Choose AAA Miracle Carpet Cleaning Vancouver?

Why Choose AAA Miracle Carpet Cleaning Vancouver? Carpet Cleaning Vancouver BC Carpets serve as a major asset to the beauty and splendor of your home. They can literally make the difference between a nice room and a gorgeous one. However, they also hoard high concentrations of dust particles and allergen substances that household vacuum cleaners cannot completely remove. Carpet Cleaning Vancouver is the key to maintaining the elegance of your carpets and to ensure that they are clean and fresh. AAA Miracle Vancouver Carpet Cleaning Service has the expertise and the equipment required to ensure professional carpet cleaning, every...