The average carpet can go 12 to 18 months between cleanings, but, carpet placed in high-traffic areas may need to be professionally cleaned on a quarterly basis along with households with pets, smokers, children and a good amount of foot traffic should have their carpets professionally cleaned two to four times each year. In between professional cleanings here a few tips to maintain a fresh carpet.
Vacuuming is a simple and easy way to keep carpets fresh in between professional cleanings. doing this at least once a week is one of the keys to the vitality of your home’s carpet. Though keep in mind that the more foot traffic, the more you will need to vacuum.
2. Deep Cleaning
While deep cleaning may go by a plethora of different names, all of them are equally important. Deep cleaning is vital to the life of carpet. Green System recommends having a deep cleaning treatment performed on your carpet every 12-18 months to remove the deepest dirt and keep it as fresh as possible.
3. Spot Removal
Spots and stains are an unfortunate but inevitable part of life. The most important thing to do when one occurs is to treat them as soon as they happen. Doing so will dramatically reduce the likelihood of any resoiling.
Keep these tips in mind while in between your routine scheduled cleanings and help keep your home’s carpet beautiful throughout the year.