The rugs are that part of the house that over time loses all its shine due to the tough stains, dust or hair -Especially if there are furry friends at home-. Finish with germs and dirt can become impossible, so dip into homemade tricks -the typical of the grandmother– may be the solution to having to pay good money at the dry cleaner.
Needless to say, that the smells They are another of the problems of this home accessory, especially if they have long and very dense hair. If you want to know what the best techniques, easy, cheap and natural to end with dirt from carpets and rugs, write down.
To end the dirt of those with longer and curly hair, very typical in children’s rooms, where more dirt take, it is best to use a mixture of white vinegar (50 ml) and water (250 ml).
This mix is perfect as disinfectant and to kill germs. So using it on this type of rugs is perfect and, even if it seems otherwise, does not leave odors, since the moment the mixture dries the aroma of the vinegar disappears.
The key is not to add too much product, not to soak, but to spray the mixture on the surface. Although it must first be taken outdoors and hit to make all the hair and dust fall off. The mixture is then sprayed on and allowed to dry. As new!
In the event that the problem is that the piece has caught a bad smell, it is best to use salt. With about 250 grams, it will be used to sprinkle it across the entire surface of the carpet. This common kitchen product is not only perfect for removing unpleasant aromas, but it is also perfect for eliminating humidity.
Thus, the salt is added and then the carpet is rolled up. Let it rest for a whole day and then proceed to remove the salt with the vacuum cleaner.
It is trick it is mythical and surely more than one grandmother has used it at home. It consists of making a mixture of 100 milliliters of ammonia and a liter of warm water.
With the mixture in a sprayer and armed with a brush, we will proceed to open the windows and equip ourselves with gloves and a mask, since the ammonia it’s toxic and it can cause respiratory problems.
Next, it’s as simple as spraying the mixture over the surface and rub with the brush and then let it dry in the open air. The carpet will look different with this so traditional trick.
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Eddie is an Australian news reporter with over 9 years in the industry and has published on Forbes and tech crunch.