The carpet throughout your home provides comfort, décor and a level of comfort that no other part of your home can provide. The carpet in your home also takes quite a beating from everyday living, like heavy foot traffic, spills and pet accidents as well. If quickly cleaned up, your carpet will continue to look its best, however, when accidents like these are allowed to linger for long periods of time, not only will your carpet be left with unsightly stains, but it will also begin to smell terribly. Foul smelling carpet can affect the smell of your entire home, floating from room to room until your whole house now has a very unpleasant scent to it. The best way to keep foul odors from stinking up your home is to hire Steam Magic Carpet Cleaning to remove these foul smells from your carpet.
Find the Source of the Strange Odors & Weird Smells in Your House
One of the first and most important steps to take when you realize that somewhere is your home is a foul odor, is to locate the exact area that the smell is coming from. This action usually results in locating a spill or accident that you were not aware of. Coming across a leaky bottle form your infant that has allowed milk to seep into your carpet’s fibers will result in an extremely sour odor that will spread throughout your home. Discovering a pet’s accident is never fun and often times requires total carpet replacement depending on how deep the urine soaked into your carpet. You must however find the direct source of the smell in order to eliminate it completely. Steam Magic Carpet Cleaning will assist you in finding out exactly where the odorous area of carpet is located and cleaning it thoroughly.
When is the Last Time You Had Your Carpet Cleaned?
If you have a foul odor coming from your carpet, but you have not had any spills and do not own a pet, you may want to ask yourself when was the last time you had your carpets professionally cleaned. Over time, dust, dirt, grime and other materials can settle into the fiber’s of your carpet and not only dull the look of your carpet, but also begin to form mold, mildew and other materials that may cause your carpet to have a foul odor. It is recommended that you have your carpets cleaned at least twice a year by a professional carpet cleaning service. Having your carpets professionally cleaned by Steam Magic Carpet Cleaning will guarantee that foul odors and unsightly stains do not happen.
Avoid using Over the Counter Products to Eliminate Carpet Odor
Many homeowners make the mistake of purchasing over the counter products in an attempt to eliminate the odor that is coming from their carpet. In most cases these products will not eliminate the smell, but only cover it up for a short amount of time. Another mistake in purchasing over the counter solutions is buying one that is not appropriate for carpet use, this can result in permanent carpet damage, bleach spots and bald areas.