The rugs They require maintenance to prolong their good condition. However, contrary to what many think, it is not necessary to hire cleaning specialists or go to chemicals that, over time, ruin the durability of the same.

Knowing certain home tricks, using everyday household products, it is possible to remove stains and leave carpets as new. In this case, the Salt or the sodium bicarbonate they are your new best friends.

How to clean carpets naturally. Salt and baking soda, two allies against carpet stains.

With baking soda

Shake off the dust and leave the carpet spread out.
Sprinkle a generous layer of baking soda. Leave it on for several hours, or even overnight.
In the morning, vacuum up the baking soda.
If there are still stains, pour 1 cup of hot water into a container. Add 2 tablespoons of liquid detergent.
Sponge the liquid over the stain until it disappears.
Dampen a cloth with warm water and rub to rinse off any remaining detergent. Dry the carpet in the open air.

Salt and baking soda, two allies against carpet stains.

With salt

Sprinkle the carpet with fine salt. This will drag the dust that has penetrated the carpet.
With a brush, remove the salt. This will finish removing any particles and debris that have accumulated on the carpet.
Once the salt has been removed, add a stream of ammonia to a bowl of water. Brush the carpet with this liquid.
Pour a splash of vinegar into a bowl of hot water. Dampen a cloth and then wring it out.
Wipe the carpet to give it the final touch and finish cleaning it.