The joy of getting new carpet can be short-lived if you have pets, children, or even a lot of visitors. Even if you manage to get everyone to remove their shoes before entering the house or forbid non-clear liquids from leaving the kitchen, accidents can — and do! — happen, leaving your once-clean carpets soiled. Luckily, with so many wonderful carpet cleaning products on the market, worrying about dirtying your carpets is a thing of the past. Your only problem now? Is deciding which of the best carpet cleaners to choose! Our list of the 13 best solutions to get your carpets super clean will help to clear things up.
What’s the best way to clean carpets?
You don’t have to rent a big machine every time you want to deep-clean your carpets. There are several effective and inexpensive ways to get them sparkling with less cumbersome methods.
Carpet-cleaning vacuum cleaners that use water and special detergent work magic on dirty rugs. Or, if you don’t have one of these machines, a splash of a good carpet-cleaning solvent in a bucket of water, a carpet brush, and some elbow grease will do wonders to zap dirt and grime away in no time.
For accidental spills, there are spot stain removers that are as simple as spraying on, rubbing into the carpet, and wiping up with a paper towel. Alternatively, dry powder cleaning products can work in two trouble-free steps — sprinkle on and hoover up!
There are also special carpet cleaners for pets. Did Rex do his business on the carpet again? Less-than-savory stains can be eradicated quicker than you can say “bad dog” with a great odor-eliminating product.
If you’re sensitive to strong smells and chemicals, there are many natural carpet cleaners on the market, too, so even those with allergies can get their home spic and span.
Whatever your needs, you’ll be able to find a solution for you from our list of the best 13 of them below. Keep scrolling for Woman's World's picks for the best carpet cleaners.
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