You’ve invested in a brand new carpet, and now it’s time to look after it to keep it looking its best for years to come. Cleaning your carpet regularly will help to keep it in a good condition, saving you money in the long run, as well as preventing any nasty smells, allergens or bacteria.
Carpet buyer Anna Del Molino says: “As we all know, carpets are an important but expensive investment! Regularly cleaning your carpet helps to keep it in good condition and prolong its life. A home simply cannot look clean if the carpets in it are not actually clean and regularly vacuuming your carpet will remove dirt and dust. You’ll continue to appreciate the look and feel of your carpet and will be happy to show off your home!”
Our simple care guide below is full of helpful expert hints and tips. So if you’re after guidance on stain removal or general maintenance, it’s all here!
|Top Tips for a new Carpet|
Important: The only carpet that is safe to use a bleach mix on is a 100% polypropylene carpet. Always check with your Carpetright store if you are not sure of your carpets make up. Bleach will lift colour from wool, cord or any other carpet type so it’s really important to make sure your carpet is definitely made only from polypropylene if you don’t want patches. For particularly stubborn stains like ink, red wine and ground-in mud on polypropylene:
Firstly, give the mud time to dry...
Carpets are pretty simple to maintain. If they are treated well, you can expect many years of wear from a good quality carpet.
Cleaning and maintaining your carpet will certainly help it to last longer, but, after years of use, even the best quality carpets will end up looking a little worse for wear. If you think it’s time for a makeover, why not browse our extensive range of carpets to find the perfect carpet for your home?