Area rugs can add a lot to a space. They look nice and can help keep in some warmth if the floors get cold. They often feel nice under your feet. Sometimes, though, something spills on your area rug and is hard to get out. There are some things you can do to keep your area rug looking nice and clean.
First, as soon as the spill happens, clean it up and soak up as much of the liquid as you can by blotting with a super absorbent cloth. Once you have up all the liquid, try using a spot cleaner on it. Depending on the stain, plain water might work as well. Be careful not to use too much and risk damaging your rug.
After you have treated it, take care to remove all the cleaning liquid. If you still have trouble with the spot, it may be time to call in the professionals for area rug cleaning in Manhattan.
In between area rug cleaning, there are some things you can do to keep your rug looking nice. A nice rug pad under your rug will help reduce wear and tear. If your rug is in a high traffic area, or is in uneven sunlight, rotating it every six months to a year is a good idea. And, of course, don’t forget to vacuum.
To avoid having your rug shrink, it is dried flat on a special area rug platform. Once it is dry it is groomed with a special rug comb. When you get it back your area rug will be as good as new.
The Golden Horn has professionals that are trained and certified to clean even the most expensive area rugs. They can provide pick up and delivery if your rug needs to be taken in to be cleaned. Area and oriental rugs are typically in need of certain cleansing types. When they are taking care of your area rugs in Manhattan, the first order of business is to figure out what materials are in your rug. They will then do a spot treatment to make sure they are using the right product for your rug.