As much as we love our furry family members, the messes that they tend to leave behind can be less that pleasing. Anyone with a pet has more than likely woken up to a mess in the morning at one point or another. If you have had a puppy before, you know how difficult it can be to get that puppy trained to use the bathroom outside. When you have messes on your carpet from your pet, you need to know how to get rid of the mess as well as the smell. Heart of Texas Chem-Dry is here to share some tips to help you get rid of your pet’s messes.
What is the Best Homemade Carpet Stain Remover?
There are several homemade solutions that can be used to remove pet stains and the odors that come along with them. There are several different homemade solutions that can be used to remove pet stains and odors. Following are some of the most effective ones.
– Baking Soda & Vinegar: One of the most effective homemade solutions you can use to remove pet odors and stains is baking soda and vinegar. Once you have blotted up the urine from your carpet, generously cover the area with baking soda. Then you will mix water with a couple tablespoons of vinegar and spray it on the baking soda and watch the soda bubble. Leave the saturated soda there until it is completely dry. Vacuum it up and repeat if there is any lingering odor.
– Ammonia: Mixing two tablespoons of ammonia with one cup of water and then spraying the pet-stained area can be an effective way to remove pet stains and odors. Once you have saturated the area, towel it dry.
– Hydrogen Peroxide: Mix 4 tablespoons of hydrogen peroxide, 2 tablespoons of water and a couple drops of dish soap in a spray bottle and use it to saturate the pet stain. After, you will want to rinse the spot well and towel dry. Make sure you remove all of the soap as it can attract dirt even after it has dried if there is any soapy residue left behind.
Can Professional Carpet Cleaners Remove Stubborn Stains?
Sometimes, the methods listed above just aren’t going to get the job done. If you have pet stains that are lingering and no matter what you do, you can’t get rid of them, it’s time to turn to the professionals to remove them for you. It doesn’t matter how stubborn the stain is on your carpet, you can rely on the professionals at Heart of Texas Chem-Dry to remove even the toughest pet stains and odors from your carpet. Our technicians have the equipment and the training to handle anything your pet throws their way.