There are many collecting sources where odors buildup naturally in homes. Until they have left for most the day and come home to the assault on the nasal passages, homeowners do not even notice the smell more often than not. When the odors are obvious to the homeowner, they are bad. You have to remove them at the source, otherwise you are simply covering them temporarily like with plug-ins or aerosol spray in order to eliminate the odors. Sofas are often the prime host of odors with the extended time spent reading, watching tv, visiting, and sleeping. Odors buildup from beverage and food spills, pet accidents, sweat, and such as other circumstances. How to eliminate these odors and get your home one step close to smelling fresh is what we at Steam Magic Carpet Cleaning would like to share today.
How Often Should a Sofa Be Professionally Cleaned?
With professional sofa cleaning, it is important to know that ultimately removing odors more efficiently and control the accumulation. In addition to using high-end products and equipment, professionals have the expertise to attack the offending odors. Upholstery should be professionally cleaner once or twice a year, or more so if needed, to control odors, condition, and overall health at the recommendation of manufacturers.
How Do You Treat Smelly Fabric Furniture?
Keep in mind and protein-based spots and odors require enzymes to remove them, so invest in a high-quality enzyme upholstery cleaner for those who want to try and remove the odors, or simply want to maintain the odor control in between professional cleanings. Make sure to follow the directions on the label and always to perform a patch test in an inconspicuous spot.
1) Vacuum. The sofa needs to be well-vacuumed before applying any cleaners. Making sure to get into the divots, crevices, and under the cushions use the hose and attachments to thoroughly remove the surface dirt and debris.
2) Apply the Enzyme Cleaner. require enzyme cleaner to effectively remove the odors and stains, protein-based odors and stains, as we mentioned earlier. By following the directions, you can the potent areas or obvious stains with the enzyme upholstery.
3) Neutralize Odors. In a bucket or bowl add 4 tablespoons of baking soda slowly to a mixture of 2 cups distilled white vinegar and 2 cups lukewarm water, ensure it is fully dissolved for any other odors. Apply the localized area or use a damp treated cloth of the solution to sponge it onto the surface and for 5-10 minutes, let it sit. Use a dry, clean cloth to blot the moisture away afterwards.
4) Baking Soda Treatment. Generously sprinkle baking soda set on the treated area and leave it over night or for several hours. Use the vacuum’s hose again to clear the baking soda off the surface after it is fully dry.
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Especially when your goal is to eliminate odors can be a difficult task, clean your sofa. We can make the process easier, more efficient, and effective with the professionals of Steam Magic Carpet Cleaning. Call us today to get your sofa fresh and clean.