Some people like to carpet with their hands at home, but nothing works better for removing stains from carpets than using carpet machines. One worry about cleaning your carpet in carpet machines is that these carpets are washed in machines using toxic detergents and shampoos. The ingredients in these shampoos contain chemicals that can cause damage to the carpet’s fabric and material. A solution for it is to make your own homemade carpet cleaning shampoos. You can make homemade carpet shampoos for machines. Here are some tips to prepare wash your carpets with homemade shampoos using carpet machines:
Peppermint and Vanilla Carpet Shampoo:
You need a medium saucepan. Fill it with three and a half cup of water. Boil the water on a stove.
Once the water is boiling, stir it with one-third cup soap flakes. Keep stirring until all the flakes are completely dissolved in water.
Remove the saucepan from stove and allow it to cool down.
When your solution is ready, add two table spoons of washing soda, six table spoons of vanilla and six drops of peppermint oil in water. Now mix the solution to combine all the ingredients.
You can use this solution in a carpet machine. The solution works fine to clean your carpet in a machine.
Ammonia & Fabric Softener Shampoo For Carpets:
Fill a 2-gallon container with a gallon of water.
First, add half cup of liquid dish soap (use liquid soap that does not contain bleach). Then, add one cup of ammonia and half a cup of fabric softener.
Stir the solution till all the ingredients mix completely.
The solution is ready to be used in a carpet machine for cleaning carpets.
Vinegar Shampoo For Carpet Cleaning:
You will again need a two-gallon container for preparing this homemade carpet shampoo for machines. Fill the water with a gallon of water.
Now fill the water with one-fourth cup of vinegar and one-fourth cup of liquid dish soap.
Now mix the ingredients until they all dissolve into a solution. You can add some essential oil to add some fragrance to your solution.
This solution also works fine in a carpet-cleaning machine.
All the above mentioned recipes for homemade shampoos work perfectly fine in carpet machines. These solutions are highly effective for removing stains from carpet. The best thing about these shampoos and cleaners is that these are made using natural ingredients that can be easily found in your kitchens.
Unlike commercial carpet cleaning products, these recipes do not require use of any toxic chemicals that can be harmful for the fabric of your carpet. Carpet machines are very costly, so it not possible for one to afford to buy a machine unless you have a lot of carpets that need cleaning on regular basis. However, you can also acquire services of commercial carpet cleaner to get your carpets cleaned. You can provide them with the shampoos you prepared at your home to get a natural cleaning for your carpets.