- Depending on the traffic of your carpet is getting, if it is a high traffic area, you vacuum your carpet everyday. Make sure you pass it 2 or 3 times, so that it gets in all the debris that are left on the carpet. Do not forget to vacuum the corners as well. These areas are getting missed a lot of times.
- When you see a stain or spill, make sure to remove it as soon as possible. It is harder to remove the stain or spill when the stain or spill gets dried. There are so many ways and options you can do. You can use household products or use a cleaning product for stain removal. For help on how to remove a specific stain or spills, click Remove Carpet Stain And Spill Using Household Products
- Steam Clean or Shampooing your carpet every 8 to 16 months. This depends how your carpet gets dirty. If you host a party every week or lots of pets(dogs/cats) at home and gets urinated all the time, the frequency of steam cleaning or shampooing your carpet will be more than usual in a year. Or you can hire a carpet cleaner professional to do the job for you.
- Torn, worn, burnt, cut, dents, carpet beetles infested, damaged, or need some repairs, call the experts. Sometimes it is better to call the professionals because they have all the tools and equipments to do job done than do it yourself unless you know what you are doing.
These are the easy and basic carpet maintenance you can do. If you follow these simple maintenance, your carpet will last a lifetime and look nicely all the time.