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How To Get Mildew Smell Out of Carpet in 7 Steps

Rainbow Restoration
Publication date:
December 18, 2023
Article Summary: 

This comprehensive guide offers seven detailed steps for removing mildew smell from carpets, addressing both the immediate odor issue and long-term prevention strategies. The steps include identifying and eliminating the odor source, vacuuming the carpet, applying a cleaning solution, scrubbing the carpet, allowing it to dry completely, deodorizing the carpet, and considering professional cleaning if needed. Home remedies and commercial products are recommended for cleaning and deodorizing, with emphasis on thorough drying and ventilation to prevent mildew recurrence. Additionally, preventative measures such as maintaining low humidity levels, cleaning spills immediately, regular vacuuming, using antimicrobial padding, and considering carpet alternatives are highlighted to mitigate future mildew problems. The guide concludes by suggesting Rainbow Restoration® professional carpet cleaning services for effective odor removal and a fresh carpet experience.


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Rainbow Restoration
How To Get Mildew Smell Out of Carpet in 7 Steps
December 18, 2023
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