How To Remove Mold From Carpet ?

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How To Remove Mold From Carpet ?


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Molds are commonly seen in moist humid regions of the world. When found outdoors, these microscopic creatures help in balancing the eco system. Went they begin to grow indoors they can turn out to be quite a nuisance. They cause numerous respiratory disorders and skin illnesses. Molds grow luxuriantly on walls, floors, furniture and even on foodstuffs.

If your carpet is infested with molds, try out some simple home remedies to get those stubborn microorganisms out. Firstly, check out for any type water leakages. Molds require water and moisture for growth, so it is very important to cure the root cause of the problem. If you notice any type of water leakage, fix the problem.

Chlorine beach is very effective in removing any type of mold growth irrespective of how tough the stains are. Prepare a dilute solution of chlorine and water in the ratio of 1:3. Use gloves to protect your hands from the strong chemical. Use a stiff brush and apply on the mold-affected area. Let the carpet absorb the chemical for a period of 20 minutes or less. After this, vacuum the carpet thoroughly. Let it to dry.

Chlorine has oxidative properties and its bleaching nature might lighten up the carpet. Chlorine is not recommended for fabrics and other delicate materials. It is also not human friendly and can cause numerous respiratory problems for the young and old alike.

You can try out other mild chemicals that are environmental friendly. Read the instructions carefully before using though. If the carpet is heavily infested with molds, it is advisable to discard it immediately.

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