Fed up of daily grooming and cleaning your carpets, buying cleaning equipment that does not work? With spilled drinks, pet hair and other unavoidable dirt that sticks to carpet, you cannot afford not to care for the hygiene and beauty of your home. There is a lot of carpet cleaning agents on the market, but you may not know the one that is suitable for your carpet. You may also end up with a cleaning agent that could be harmful to your family’s health due to the amount of residue left after cleaning. With crawling babies and pets that spend a lot of time moving around, applying cleaning agents yourself is not the safest option. Your best option is to employ the services of a cleaning machine which dispenses the cleaning products in a safer way.
Once you have decided on the product, you should contemplate on the type of cleaning machine you intend to use.
There are several kinds of cleaners these include:
* Steam generators
* Rotating brushes
* Circulating scrubbers
* Steam generators
These are believed to be the best cleaning method. The steam generators are effective cleaners as they have a high power spray, great suction force and a constant heat supply. A steam generator cleaner will first breakdown the dirt and grunge in your carpet before removing the debris through the powerful suction of the cleaner.
Brushes and Scrubbers
The other cleaning method is to dampen the carpet with hot water; this loosens the soil and dust in the carpet fiber. After which scrubbing equipment is used to scrub the fiber to remove the dirt.
Different types of scrubbing machines are also used for carpet cleaning; some have a single brush which scrubs the fibers of the carpet and some of them have small scrubbing heads which are aligned in a row. Both of them operate the same way using their rotating heads to extracts the dust from the carpet. You should also use specialized shampoos containing enzymes which easily breakdown the dust at the base and shift the residual oil and dust ingrained in the carpets. Once the carpet has been cleaned using the scrubbing machine, you just need to vacuum over and your carpet will be good as new.
Choosing the right cleaning processes
There are several cleaning processes you can use to clean your carpet. They all depend on the type of carpet you have in your home. Care should be taken in buying cleaning equipment and cleaning agents for your carpet. You should consider the type and quality of the carpet you want to clean; if you have a long pile shag or rug, you will require a similar cleaning method used for indoor – outdoor carpets. Steam carpet cleaning equipment is used mostly for deep pile carpets for best results.
With this information, you are now able to make an informed decision about the appropriate carpet cleaning method for your home.