The unpleasantness of how crushed carpets looks is the least of your problems. There are copious amounts of dust, debris, and dirt trapped in between the carpet fibers when having matted carpet in your home. You want a trusted professional taking care of your carpet’s professional maintenance. Matted carpets can develop over many different circumstances, unfortunately. We at Steam Magic Carpet Cleaning would like to offer together would like to share few tips on how you can re-fluff your carpets.
Before Re-fluffing the Carpets, Vacuum Well. Before you tackle restoring matted carpet to make the fluffing process easier, and less messy, it best to do a thorough cleaning of your carpet first. If your carpet seems very unclean, pour a small amount of baking soda on the matted carpet area and let it sit for at least 15 minutes and up to 40 minutes. In order to make it easier to fluff, pulling away some of the dirt and debris stuck deep in your carpet is helpful. Until the baking soda is completely removed, vacuum slowly and in multiple directions until the baking soda. If cleaning the carpets proves to be a challenge, you can trust in the experts of Steam Magic Carpet Cleaning to restore your carpets.
Fluffing Flat Carpet
There are always two primary steps to every method, regardless of what you use to fluff up your carpet. These steps include first applying heat and then fluffing your carpets using various tools/household items. Below are some steps to a highly successful method make carpets look fluffy again.
1) Heat Use. You will initially have to apply heat in order to fix and revive matted carpets. To stand upright when fluffing, this essentially loosens up the carpet fibers and makes it more flexible.
Hairdryer Method. Simply use the hairdryer over the matted carpet region. Until the carpet feels somewhat dry, maintain the hairdryer about 6-8 inches away from the surfaces.
Iron Method. Over the matted area of your carpet, place a damp cloth. Carefully pressing down on the damp cloth for a few seconds when you turn on your iron and place it at medium to low heat. Matted carpet area to re-fluff, use a larger towel or have spare on hand if you have a large.
2) Fluff Carpet. You can now use the following items to fluff up your carpets after applying heat. To firmly yet gently scrape your matted carpet back and forth, until the carpet strands are more lifted with each of these items below.
– Use your own hands for smaller areas
– Carpet comb or rake
Until you feel satisfied with the final result, let the carpet completely air dry and repeat these steps afterwards. We will get everything handled and give you fresher and taller carpets in no time if these steps still don’t seem to be reviving your matted carpets, call in the carpet cleaning professionals at Steam Magic Carpet Cleaning to save you the headache of dealing with unkempt carpet.
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A task can be a bit time-consuming task that requires a bit of elbow grease is un-matting the carpets. Call the friendly team at Steam Magic Carpet Cleaning and we’ll be able to help you clean your home to the way you want if you simply don’t have the time or need a professional to fix your matted carpets right away. Call us today!