You Can Do It: Carpet Maintenance

You Can Do It

If you have carpet floors, then it’s likely you’ve had to deal with stains at some point. Pets, kids and everyday life tends to take its toll on our floors.

The better quality flooring that is available today will repel stains very well, but every carpet floor will need proper care to keep it looking new. Carpet should be vacuumed at least twice a week to keep debris from getting ground into the fibers.

If an accident occurs, it’s important to remove the stain as promptly as possible. Be sure to always test any stain removing product in an inconspicuous location to make sure that it doesn’t damage your carpet. Blot out as much of the spill as you can. Apply the appropriate cleaner. Using a clean, white absorbent cloth, lightly agitate the area. Blot, do not scrub, the affected area absorb the stain into the cloth. After the area is dry, vacuum the surface.

Accidents are sure to happen, but with the right care, those stains can go away forever&and You Can Do It.

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