How to clean carpet from urine

How to clean carpet from urine

Carpets of various coloring and invoices have entered interior practically of each person for a long time, and for most of people still remain favourite covering of floors. The carpet not only is beautiful and adds feeling of cosiness in the house, but also creates additional heat for your legs, especially it is important in cold season. It is not so simple to remove spot and smell of urine from carpet, but nevertheless it is possible to make it independently in house conditions, without resorting to the help of dry-cleaner.

It is required to you

  • - Rags,
  • - baking soda,
  • - brush,
  • - liquid detergent,
  • - wine vinegar,
  • - sponge,
  • - iodine or potassium permanganate,
  • - juice of lemon or tea tree oil.


1. Before starting cleaning of carpet of spot and smell of urine, it is necessary to remove the formed pool on carpet. For this purpose it is possible to use unnecessary rags or napkins which will not be a pity for throwing out then. Apply rag to carpet and, without pounding, blot spot. Continue this process until the rag is not almost dry. If the pool already has managed to dry up, then you need to soak it large amount of water and to remove in the above way.

2. For cleaning of carpet you will need normal baking soda which needs to be scattered on carpet in the place of formation of pollution. After that carefully rub it in pile by means of brush and leave for some time. Vacuum carpet at the highest power, it is desirable to use the washing vacuum cleaner in this case. It is possible to use ancient antiquated method – to pull out carpet on the street, to hang up on crossbeam and to beat out properly. Soda remarkably copes with various unpleasant smells and cleans the eaten spots.

3. To prepare excellent means for removal of urine from carpet, you need to mix one teaspoon of liquid cleaning agent (liquid soap or liquid for washing of ware) with one teaspoon of wine vinegar. Dilute this structure with one liter of water. Moisten sponge in the prepared solution and carefully process spot. To achieve desirable result, it is necessary to start cleaning immediately, without waiting so far urine will dry up. As necessary it is possible to repeat the procedure several times.

4. If you the owner of dark carpet, then can help you weak solution of iodine or potassium permanganate (15-20 drops of iodine on one liter of water). Apply solution on spot and leave for 5-10 minutes, then wash out carpet rag of the wetted in warm water. Before applying this way, do this procedure on less noticeable site of carpet. After full drying of carpet, sprinkle it tea tree oil or juice of lemon.

Author: «MirrorInfo» Dream Team