New carpeting can be elaborate and elegant, cool and contemporary or tasteful and traditional. It's one of America's most popular floor covering choices, enhances virtually any room and adds value to your residence. Keeping that feeling and your carpet in beautiful condition is a challenge if you don't know the proper steps of maintenance.
We want you to know that with the care guidelines below, your new carpet can stay attractive for many years, and many bare-foot crossings to come.
Place walk-off mats wherever there are entrances to your home
Buy a quality vacuum and use it regularly
Use a machine with a good beater bar and maximum suction
If your vacuum uses bags, be sure to change them frequently
Carpet cushion plays an important role in preserving the look and feel of your carpet
Don't vacuum over loose yarn or try to pull out the snag
Rearrange your furniture periodically
Treat stains as soon as possible
Cleaning by a reputable, professional cleaner is suggested approximately once a year to protect your investment
Read the care and maintenance literature provided by the manufacturer because different fibers, styles, and finishes can each have their own unique guidelines