Carpet Cleaning For Dubai Maids
It is hard to imagine a home that does not have a floor covering of some sort or the other. Almost all homes have at least one carpet, rug or a mat to enhance the interiors of a room and add to its ambiance. A good well-chosen rug can instantly lift up a room’s overall appeal. But, keeping a carpet clean is not easy. Most Dubai maids don’t bother doing more than going over once with a vacuum cleaner to clean a carpet. But it needs much more than that.
Carpets and Dirt
Carpets are subjected to a lot of abuse anywhere. People walk on it with dirty feet and dusty shoes. Pets sit on it shedding hair and dander as well as slobbering all over it. Kids lounge around on it, eat and drink on it and spill and stain it. From bodily fluids to dirt, dust and food, a carpet has to take it all. In most houses, the carpet is not cleaned every day, so the dirt and food gets into the carpet and there it stays. It can also get mould, mildew and fungus on it, making it a health hazard. This is why a carpet or rug needs to be cleaned on a regular basis. Don’t leave it on your Dubai Maid to clean it once in a while, create a schedule to clean the carpet properly.
Before Cleaning a Carpet
Carpets are many different types and made of all sorts of fibers. From wool, silk, cotton to synthetic polymers, carpets can be made from a variety of materials. The carpets can be piled or without pile. The piling also can be of different length and density, all this has to be taken into consideration before cleaning a carpet.
Cleaning a Carpet
A carpet should be cleaned regularly. Once or twice a year it should be deep cleaned to sanitize it. It should be deodorized once in a while. All spills and stains should be dealt with as soon as possible
Regular Cleaning by Dubai Maids
The best way to clean a carpet is to vacuum it regularly. Make sure that you have a powerful vacuum with a special carpet attachment to clean the carpet. Run the vacuum cleaner over every inch of the carpet. It the carpet has a pile, then run it against the pile to loosen and pick up dirt and dust from between the pile.
It is best to call a professional cleaner for deep cleaning a carpet as it involves a lot of work. The carpet should be cleaned, all stains and odors removed and it should be sanitized. This may require a professional equipment. If you find that the professional cleaners are expensive, you might want to rent a carpet cleaning machine and do it yourself. If you have a wet and dry vacuum cleaner, you can try that to clean your carpet.
Carpet needs to be deodorized from time to time as it can start to smell musty over time. You can use baking soda to do the trick.
Removing Stains and Spills
Getting to the spills and stains as soon as possible is the first step to cleaning it. If you leave it, then it might get into the pile and be harder to get off. Soak up the spills with an absorbent cloth like an old cotton towel. Then treat the area for any spots. The treatment for spots and stains will completely depend upon the material and type of carpet. If you are not sure, call a professional to remove the stains.
Placing barrier mats is a good way to save your carpet from getting too dirty.