How to keep your carpet smelling fresh

1The carpet you just installed look great and it smelled nice too. But as days and months pass by, your carpet starts to look dirty. You ignore it. Anyway, people will not notice it unless they look closely. Soon your carpet will starts to smell if you don’t act now. That is not healthy.

Get your carpet professionally cleaned.

How to keep your carpet smelling fresh

Once you have got your carpet cleaned here are some tips to keeping your carpet smelling fresh.

  • Regular maintenance/ vacuum
  • Lose the shoes
  • Use rugs
  • Steam clean

Regular maintenance / vacuum

The key to do this is through regular maintenance. Particulates such as dust, dirt, pet hair, and debris are trapped in your carpet. When the carpet fiber releases these particulates, it produces a foul odour. Well, worry no more! Vacuum your carpets to remove these particles

Lose the shoes

Leave your shoes at the door. A clean carpet doesn’t give off smelly odours thus it is important to minimize dust and dirt. Keep off your shoes off, your carpet and that will help to minimize the accumulated of dirt.

Use rugs

Make sure to put rugs in high traffic areas such as the front door and back door. You can keep the dirt from coming inside your home once you wipe your feet with the rugs.

Steam clean

Steam your carpet at least twice a year or when necessary. For fresh cleaning carpets, start with deep cleaning. You can choose between,

  • Renting a carpet cleaner or
  • Hire a professional cleaning company

How to keep your carpet smelling fresh

Follow these tips and keep on top you’re your housework and you will never have a smelly carpet that can cause your family to get sick. To enjoy a fresh, clean carpet and a healthy home, contact Country Life Carpet Care and get a free quote today!