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5 Useful Carpet Cleaning Tips

Here are 5 Useful Carpet Cleaning Tips to help you keep your carpets in great condition. Carpets can hide germs and allergens that can make your family sick. Even when your carpet looks clean it mat not be as clean as you think it is. Many people prefer wooden or tiled floors because of this. If you're not one of these people than you'll be happy to know that it is possible to keep your carpets clean without spending a fortune. Hiring professional carpet cleaners is a good choice but it can be very expensive. It's also not useful when it comes to day to day maintenance of your carpet.

5 Useful Carpet Cleaning Tips

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1. Vacuum your carpets weekly. Use a criss cross pattern when you vacuum. This helps to lift dirt and fibres deep down in tour carpet.

2. Sprinkle your carpet with baking soda or a deodorizing product 15 minutes before you vacuum. It's important to wait 15 minutes togive it time to do it's job.

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3.  Use eco friendly products to ensure that your environment is safe for pets and children.

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4. Be sure to always follow the manufacturers instructions when using products. Especially if you wish to use soil retardants. ret

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5. Always spot test cleaning products that you have not used before to ensure that they do not have unwanted results. Some products may damage or fade your carpet.