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How to Clean your Carpets Properly?

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Carpets not only provide comfort to your feet but also enhance the overall appearance of your home. However, it can quickly get dirty because it accumulates dust, allergens and people often ignore its cleaning. I live in Harrison, Canberra and have recently clean my carpets. Thus I want to share the best and the right ways to clean the carpets properly. To know more, read the steps mentioned below. Let’s have a look.


Basic Cleaning

For the basic cleaning of the carpets, you need a vacuum cleaner. You can easily purchase it from any nearby store in Harrison. Carpets accumulate dust, dirt, allergens, pet hair, insect faeces, etc. These things can allow the germs and bacteria to flourish, and that can affect the health of your family members, particularly children. In the long run, this problem can cause the problem of asthma in kids and other breathing issues. Use a vacuum cleaner to get rid of these harmful substances.


  • First, pick up the toys, papers, coins, any other small objects that can obstruct the way of the vacuum cleaner. 
  • Once you have removed everything, dust the furniture, blinds, windowsills, wall and baseboards to make sure there is no dust on them.
  • If possible, remove the lightweight furniture so that the vacuum cleaner gets enough space. If you cannot move any heavy pieces, use the extension in your machine to reach the under the furniture.
  • Now vacuum the carpets horizontally and then vertically. This way, you will get rid of the stubborn dirt and dust from the carpets.


Spot Cleaning 

The carpet not only accumulates the dust, dirt and allergens. It can also find out different types of stains on it. The best way to deal with such stains is to hire professional cleaners in Canberra who are reliable. If you are also looking for reliable cleaners in Harrison, visit I took professional help to clean my costly carpets, and they really impressed me. However, if you want to do it, there are some steps that you need to follow.


  • First, you need to take a paper towel and put it over the affected area. This will allow the paper towel to absorb the spill as much as possible. 
  • Then you can use a carpet cleaner but before using read the instruction properly. 
  • You can also use household products like baking soda, vinegar, hydrogen peroxide, liquid soap, warm water, etc. These eco-friendly cleaning products are cheap and effective. Different products are effective on different types of stains, so use it according.
  • Finally, rinse the affected area and use a towel to remove the excess water. This is how to can keep the carpets clean and improve indoor air quality.



Carpet cleaning can be more challenging than any other household surface because you need to get rid of the dirt effectively from the surface that can get damaged due to inappropriate cleaning method. So, if you don’t want to take any chance, go for professional cleaners of Canberra.

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