One-third of an average person’s life is spent in their bed. When you think of it, there is no mystery as to why people have a tough time sleeping from the accumulation of shed dead skin cells, shed hair, sweat, dust, the allergens, and foreign bodies building up on the bed, and other contaminants. Few actually think about the buildup of sweat and debris that is on the mattress, even when people are dedicated to routinely washing the bedding. Since the mattress absorbs and collects a lot of the filth through the sheets, people should be scheduling professional cleanings 1-2 times a year as well as cleaning their own mattress every 3-4 months to maintain a healthy mattress. To keep your mattress well maintained and potentially increase the longevity, we at Tough Carpet Cleaning would like to offer some advice on the cleaning of your mattress in between professional cleaning.
Following the label’s directions, once the you have stripped the bedding off the mattress wash the pillowcases and sheets and comfortable in the washing machine and in separate loads. After the mattress is cleared, vacuum the surface of the mattress’s sides, top, and back. Using a grid pattern to guarantee the mattress is efficiently vacuumed and make certain to closely vacuum the nooks and crannies.
Mattress Smells Musty? Odor Eliminating Treatment
Since mattresses easily develop odors from elements like sweat and other sources, they will only grow and worsen over time. Sprinkle baking soda on the surface of your mattress and wait 30 minutes or so generously to ensure you neutralize the existing odors and prevent others from occurring. You can add a fragrance that will last 5-14 days by adding a up to 10 drops of your favorite essential oils to the baking soda as well.
Get Old Stains Out of Mattress
With a few pinches of salt in the mix, create a thick paste using hydrogen peroxide and baking soda. Carefully agitate the mixture into the mattress’s fabric after you have applied to the affected areas. Before vacuuming the baking soda, make sure it sits for about 30 minutes, or wait until it dries completely. By blotting the area with a damp cloth, remove any lingering residues once the area is fully dry. For more severe or stubborn stains, mix 2 cups hydrogen peroxide and 1tsp mild hand dish soap in a squirt bottle. After you dampen the spot with the solution, let it breakup the stain for 10 minutes. Use a clean, damp cloth to carefully blot the spot away. For the less severe stains, use cup white vinegar, ½ cup baking soda, 1 tbsp mild liquid dish soap as an alternative.
Dry the Wet Mattress
Make up the bed as normal once everything from the bedding to the mattress. Speed up the drying process by using any available ceiling fan and / or floor fans as well opening the window, if the weather permits.
Mattress Flipping & Rotation
You need to ensure the mattress has even wear. Mae certain to flip and rotate the mattress counterclockwise.
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