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Carpet care tips for people in Leeds and Bradford...

Carpet care tips for people in Leeds and Bradford

If a householder or business owner in Leeds & Bradford wants to extend the life of their carpets, they need to clean it often. A dirty carpet can contain soil and other debris that will wear your carpet's fibres.

Every time you walk on your dirty carpet, you are grinding the soil into the fibres, permanently scratching and wearing them. Carpet cleaning will remove these damaging particles.

But how often should people in Leeds and Bradford have their carpets cleaned?

How often you clean your carpet depends on several factors. You must consider how many people are in your home, if you have children, if you have cats or dogs and whether or not smokers are in your home.

For example, if you have a house with two adults, you should clean your carpet every 6 to 12 months. If those two people are smokers, you should clean it every four months. If you have children or pets in your home, you should clean it at least every 6 months and if you have kids and pets, you better make it every three months.

If you have an office, retail, hotel or commercial unit in the Leeds or Bradford area, then it will depend on the amount of traffic that particular areas of your carpet get.

The above numbers are just a guide. They are based on average environmental and living conditions. Your cleaning interval will vary. You must remember that carpet is designed to hide soil and can hold its own weight in dirt.

If you are noticing soil and dark areas on your carpet it is very dirty and you should have it cleaned immediately. The longer you wait, the more damage you do to your carpets and rugs so call a carpet cleaner today.