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How to Handle Carpet Odor Until They Are Professionally Cleaned

How to Handle Carpet Odor Until They Are Professionally Cleaned

Carpets are soft and comfortable to run our feet through and even lay on. However, with the traffic they see, it is easy for them to get dirty and consequently develop bad smells. Of course, contacting a professional cleaning service is the ideal option to clean them properly and neutralize any smells. In the meantime though, there are ways to manage these persistent smells on your own until you can get professional help. Below you will find some common means of treating your flooring to handle bad smells from heavy foot traffic, spills and stains, and even damage from pets. Treating Carpet Odors Baking Soda Baking soda is one of the most frequent products used when it comes to cleaning and getting rid of smells. It’s commonly found in households, which makes this easy enough for anyone to use. You should distribute the baking soda evenly across the floor you

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4 Common Misconceptions About Carpet Cleaning

4 Common Misconceptions About Carpet Cleaning

We’ve been in the business for quite some time and we’ve had people who get their carpets cleaned as often as monthly, people who don’t get them cleaned until they’re downsizing from the house they’ve lived in for 20 years and need the carpets cleaned to sell it and everything in between. No matter the scenario, we’ve found that there are common misconceptions about carpet cleaning. We share 4 of those misconceptions with you below. 1. Renting a machine is just fine The stores rent machines for $20 per day and those work just fine, right? Not exactly!  First, do you really want to bring someone else’s dirt and odors into your home with a machine that most likely wasn’t cleaned right? That’s just what will happen with a rented carpet cleaning machine. Second, carpet cleaning is very tricky and what ends up happening is that to solve one problem

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