Carpet Cleaning Myths

6 Carpet Cleaning Myths Exposed

Most homeowners choose carpet as a floor covering for at least some of their rooms. It is increasingly popular for bedrooms, but it is also used in the lounge or family room. Carpet is ideal for a home with toddlers as it makes a soft landing when they are learning to walk, much better for them than falling on hard tiles. A carpet cleaner should be booked on a regular basis.

When you have carpet, it needs to be cleaned in order to remain hygienic.  You may have heard a great deal of conflicting advice about carpet cleaning and maintenance, so here are 6 myths exposed to ensure you deal with your carpet in the correct way.

1. If the carpet looks clean it doesn’t need a professional carpet cleaning treatment. This is simply not true. Most dirt and dust falls to the bottom of the carpet fibres so you can’t see it. A carpet that is only a year old may be quite dirty and in need of cleaning by a professional.