are few basic tricks and loopholes, which will help maintain a proper
clean look of the textile floor coverings in your house, without the
need for deep cleaning the entire house. Check these out!
Do You Know the Basics for Making the Carpets Longer-Lasting?
First, when buying a new big rug, carpet or a small area rug – pick up a double-sided rug.
it has a beautiful backing, you can always flip it on the other side
every month or maybe once a year. In all cases – this quick trick
will eliminate the risk from wearing only the same area of the rug.
It will also eliminate the risk from damaging the fibers due to
indentations from the heavy objects that sit onto the same spots of
the rug for years. By flipping a rug or a carpet, you also change its
entire appearance. What better and easier way to change the home
atmosphere by just flipping a carpet and enjoying a newly clean
Second, you can get almost the same advantages with one-sided carpets and rugs by simply rotating them on a regular basis.
trick is even easier and it can be applied every time when deep
cleaning your house. Rotating the textile floor coverings will ensure
an even exposure to the area of the room that sees the heaviest foot
traffic. By rotating the rugs, you also change the orientation of
their coloration and design, which gives a renewed and refreshed
atmosphere in the room.
Third, spray the carpets with a special protective solution for carpeting.
yet simple exercise can make your rugs much longer-lasting, because
it makes the fibers longer-lasting. The spraying solution adds an
invisible layer of protection right onto the top of the fibers, which
is the most vulnerable area to scratches, heavy weight and dirt. Such
a protective spray for carpeting ensures longer lasting fibers of
carpets with natural coloration, as well as Oriental, vintage of
Fourth, try to avoid exposing the carpets onto a direct sunlight, especially on the powerful sunlight in the mid-summer.
can cause discoloration or even burning issues to the fibers, because
the sunlight enhances the evaporation. It will extract the humidity
from the bottom of the carpets, while making the fibers much more
vulnerable to scratches.
Fifth, no shoes on rugs.
your friends and family members to take their shoes off when entering
your home. One, the shoes are a possible source of unhealthy bacteria
and other invisible blemishes, and two – they can bring much greater
and visible dirt particles such as grit, sand and soil. Not to
mention the wet traces if someone enters in your house with shoes
during a rainy or a snowy day.
Sixth, clean your carpets and rugs professionally at least once a year.
is nothing to beat the tools and the detergents of the professional
carpet cleaners. It can be done during the big seasonal cleaning of
your house or when the cleaning companies offer the greatest annual
discounts. Or else, another great opt is to rent a professional
cleaning machine from the company in your region and to do everything
Seventh, use only detergents and solutions that are gentle enough not to damage the surrounding objects like chairs, tables and cabinets.
eco-friendly detergents are a great choice, as they are also
pet-friendly and you don`t have to worry about volatile chemical
compounds after carpeting at home. These solutions are also gentle
with the delicate natural rugs and especially with the rugs with