Carpets and Upholstery both gives the luxurious and elegant look to the room. Carpets make you feel incredibly nice to your feet and on the other hand upholstery furniture enhances the look of your home. But when the problem arises? The problem comes when you have to think for its maintenance and proper cleaning. It looks incredibly nice to eyes when they are clean and new, but the question is how is you can maintain its rich color and contrast for the long time or how retain their rich quality. Following are some of the tips that will help you in maintaining their quality:
- Everyday care: Taking care of your upholstery and carpets on the regular basis is not a difficult task. Everyday while dusting or cleaning the particular area, just make sure that you do vacuum and if not on the daily basis then surely make it a weekly habit of this. This will not allow the dust particles for the long time. If you delay for long period then surely the dust or the stains get deeper and build up in the fibers of your furniture fabric. Also keep in mind to turn your cushions so that they also get cleaned up. For carpets, keep in mind that the cleaning is done on both the sides.
- Deep cleaning: carpets and upholstery require and demand special cleaning. No matter how ell you keep them clean and dirt free but still there will be point when you have to get it deep cleaned. Deep cleaning specially refers to steam cleaning, it may not happen strictly for the carpets but for the upholstery you can apply little steam cleaning method yourself, but not on a higher scale. You also have the option for dry foam where there is minimal amount of water is used and by tis technique the stains and dirt particles are removed. For carpets, dry foaming and deep steaming both can be the effective methods to maintain the quality and richness of them. On the other hand, for upholstery you can try dry foam method to increase its life and protecting it.
- Get the spots out immediately: Another method that you have to keep in mind is to remove the spots as they smash or occur. Doing this, the stains will not get harder and at the time of deep cleaning much stains and much problem will not be there. So the best and most suitable option is to remove the spots out the same time. You can spray the detergent solution and after that clean the surface with the neat cloth.
- Right type of cleaning: Keep in mind the right type of cleaning like what can be cleaning can be more suitable for each fabric, as the fabric of the carpets and upholstery is different in each case. You have to judge and ask the seller about what kind of fabric cleaning can be opted for the fabric that you have purchased.