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The big carpet guide - FAQ

How do I clean my carpet?

Some carpets can be cleaned with a vacuum cleaner, while others require professional cleaning. If you're looking to remove stains, it's important to identify the type of stain and then use the correct cleaning product to remove the stain. It is also important to clean the carpet regularly to keep it clean and hygienic.

What types of carpets are there?

There are many types of rugs including woven rugs, hand knotted rugs, hand tufted rugs, machine made rugs and many more. Each type of carpet has its own unique characteristics and benefits. Woven rugs tend to be very durable and easy to clean, while hand-knotted rugs are often very ornate and durable.

How do I choose the right size for my rug?

To choose the right size for your rug, you should consider the size of the room and the furniture that will be placed on the rug. A good rule of thumb is to choose the rug so that it will accommodate all of the furniture that is going to be on it.

If you are looking for a rug for a dining area, you should choose a rug that is large enough to accommodate the table and chairs. If you are looking for a rug for a bedroom, you should choose a rug that is large enough to fit under the bed and nightstands.

How do I care for my carpet?

To keep your carpet well maintained, you should vacuum it regularly to remove dirt and dust. It's also important to treat stains quickly before they become embedded in the carpet and become impossible to remove.

If you place heavy objects on the carpet, you should make sure that they do not remain in one place for too long to avoid pressure points. If the carpet is to be stored for a long time, you should pack it well and store it in a cool and dry place.

How can I protect my carpet from damage?

To protect your rug from damage, avoid placing heavy objects on it and avoid exposing it to direct sunlight for long periods of time. If you have pets, you should also make sure that they do not damage the carpet by scratching or soiling it.

How do I recognize the quality of a carpet?

The quality of a rug depends on the type of material, the type of weaving or knotting and the density of the rug. A quality rug is made from quality materials and has a high density, which means there are many knots per square meter. The back of the carpet is also an important factor in assessing quality. A high quality is recognizable by a dense and symmetrical knotting and a clean and firm back.

How often should I have my carpet professionally cleaned?

The frequency with which you should have your carpet professionally cleaned depends on many factors, such as the type of carpet, usage, and the environment the carpet is in. In general, it is recommended that a carpet be professionally cleaned every 12 to 18 months. However, if you have pets or children, or live in an area with a lot of dust and dirt, it may be necessary to have the carpet cleaned more frequently.

How do I remove carpet marks from furniture?

Carpet marks from furniture can often be removed by simply brushing the carpet. You can also use a damp cloth to fluff up the fibers and gently dry the rug with a hair dryer to bring it back to its original shape. If the impression is very deep, you can place a towel over the impression and gently heat it with an iron to loosen up the fibers.

How do I remove stains from my carpet?

The way you remove a stain from your carpet depends on the type of stain. It is important to treat stains as soon as possible before they can penetrate the carpet. For most stains, you can use warm water and a mild detergent. Gently blot the stain, avoiding vigorous rubbing to avoid damaging the carpet. For more stubborn stains, you can use special carpet cleaners.

How can I get rid of the smell of my carpet?

If your carpet has an unpleasant odor, there are several ways to get rid of it. One option is to dust the carpet with baking soda and let it sit for a few hours before vacuuming. You can use a solution of water and vinegar to neutralize the odor. If the smell is very persistent, you can consider professional cleaning.

How do I find the right carpet for my room?

To find the right rug for your space, you should consider the size and shape of the space, the colors and furniture in the space, and usage. A large rug can make a room cozier, while a smaller rug can make the room feel larger. It is important to match the colors of the carpet to the colors of the furniture and walls in the room.

If you are looking for a rug for a high-traffic room, you should choose a sturdy rug. Sisal carpets, for example, are ideal here.

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