A properly cleaning carpet can last longer than normal. There are many effective strategies that can keep your carpet fresh for long. There are some simple tips that can leave your carpet as good as new. First, ensure your carpet is not set very low. Setting it low can damage the drive belt and roller brush. Similarly, if it is set too high it cannot pick the dirt. Therefore, it is important to set to the ideal height. Remember to turn it to high or low settings depending upon the requirement. Dirt mites can cut into the carpet fabric. Walking on the dirty carpet can further damage the yarn. The sheen of the carpet is lost every time people walk on the dirty carpet.
Vacuum high traffic portions of the carpet at least twice in a week. The rest of the places can be vacuum weekly. Regular vacuuming can reduce the soil buildup. The filter and the bag have to be cleaned regularly to increase the effectiveness of the suction power. Bagless vacuums do not work and the filters have to be changed regularly. The filter has to be replaced or washed every three months for best effect. The bags have to be replaced when ¾ full. In order to get enough dirt out, it is important to vacuum slowly. In low traffic area just makes a quick pass and slow down in places that have high traffic.
To reduce the intensity of dirt use door mats at entry ways. Using coarse textured mats can remove soil at the doorway as much as possible. Using water absorbent mats can work well to save from wet shoe marks. Truck mounted equipment is the best choice to steam cleaning machines as it exhausts quickly. Moreover, it can leave the carpet dry due to its strong suction power. Carpet manufacturers recommend hot water extraction method for cleaning synthetic carpets. The carpets are pretreated using detergent solution and then hot rinse solution is sent under high pressure. Finally, the carpet is vacuumed. Professional cleaner charge a high amount for cleaning forcing home owners to consider DIY methods. But little do they realize the effects of professional cleaners are lasting.