Carpet is an ideal material to soak up urine and contaminates. If you have pets at your home, the issue of Pet Stain and Odor is unavoidable. Even a well trained pet has accidents sometimes and leave unwanted urine stains or dirty odor on your carpet.
The carpet stains and odor removal process is quite difficult. It depends on the size of affected area and the intensity of the odor. Sometimes in high intense odor cases the cleaning treatment is fails to eliminate the whole carpet odors. So the key to lessen the lasting consequences is to clean the affected area as soon as possible.
Here are some working tips to remove pet stains and odor from carpet.
- In immediate occurrence try to soak up as much of the moisture as possible before it dries using newspapers and paper towels. Place a thick layer of paper towels on the spoiled area and cover it with newspapers and press it firmly. Now remove the paper towels and put a new set of towels and press it again. Repeat the same process for 3 to 4 times.
- Now rinse the effected are thoroughly with clean water. After rinsing soak up the moisture using a clean and dry towel. This will take care of most of the bad smell.
- After elimination of moisture use a vacuum or hair dryer to speed up the drying process.
- The above three steps are effective to remove most of odor, but in case if there are still some signs of odor then sprinkle baking soda over the affected area and scrub it lightly, and let it work for 3 to 4 hrs before vacuuming. The baking soda is not abrasive; it is safe for carpet fibers and helps to eliminate the remaining signs of odor.
By following above tips you can easily get rid with pet stains and odor, if you have more queries you can consult our cleaning expert on 03 8510 3985.
Note: In lighter colored carpets avoid the use of newspaper it may cause ink smudging.