If you have an area rug in your home, you should get into the habit of cleaning it on a regular basis. Area rugs that are cleaned at least once every week or so last significantly longer than area rugs that aren’t cleaned often or, worse, aren’t cleaned at all. You will be able to keep your area rug looking its best for much longer when you take the time to clean it. Here are some of the other reasons you should clean your area rug routinely.
It will improve the air quality of your home.
Area rugs can trap all sorts of different airborne pollutants throughout the course of the day. They can then release these pollutants back into the air when people walk or sit on them. To prevent pollutants from bringing down the indoor air quality of your home, you should vacuum your area rugs. This will pull the pollutants out of the rugs and allow you to dispose of them properly rather than sending them back into the air.
It will prevent stains and spots from setting in.
Unless you keep an area rug in a part of your home where no one ever walks on it, there is going to be dirt, dust, mud, and other debris that ends up on your rug. These things can cause stains and spots to set in over time, and those stains and spots will be nearly impossible to remove if you let them set for months and years at a time. You can stop staining and spotting from occurring by cleaning any area rugs you have regularly.
It will make the rest of your home look better.
Area rugs are supposed to enhance the look of your home, not hurt it. Therefore, if you have them in your home, you should do your best to keep them looking clean for as long as you can. It will improve the overall look of your house and get you plenty of compliments from guests.
Do you want to put down one or more area rugs in your home? Carpet Closeouts can help you do it. We can also help you care for your area rugs properly and provide you with cleaning tips. Call us at 602-493-7700 today for more information on our area rug selection.