How to clean and care for your wool carpet

Clean and care for your wool carpet

Wool carpets are beautiful and there is a good chance that you will want to make sure that it looks
its best for as long as possible. To help you with this, Clean-a-Carpet have put together our guide on how to clean and
care for your wool carpet. Making sure that it looks as perfect as possible!

Firstly, one of the most important things to remember is that you need to regularly clean and care for your wool
carpet. This stops it from becoming too soiled, which can be tricky to clean.

What may surprise you about wool carpets are that they are much easier to clean than you may
think. Wool is naturally resistant to liquids and stains. However, there are three main basic steps
that you can take to make the most of your investment.

Clean and care for a wool carpet:


Vacuuming is one of the easiest ways to make sure that your carpet is clean and looking great. This is particularly true when it comes to high traffic areas in your home.

It is important that you vacuum your wool carpet at least once a week, or maybe more in the high traffic areas. This makes sure that any surface debris is removed before it has a chance to work its way deeper into the beautiful pile of your carpet.

Clean any spills quickly

If you spill anything on your carpet, then it is important that you clean it up as soon as possible. If it is left on the carpet than the stain can be hard to remove. This is particularly true for liquids.

For solid spills you should use a blunt knife or spoon to remove it. Liquids will not to be blotted up by applying pressure with paper towels.

You should try not to rub or scrub the carpet during the stain removal. As this may leave a fuzzy area. Always work outside in from the stain, towards the middle, as this will stop the stain from spreading even further.

Get a professional clean

One of the best ways to make sure that your wool carpet is properly cared for is to use an expert in carpet and upholstery cleaning. This is particularly true in the case of a hard to remove stain.

Expert carpet cleaners will not only have the right equipment, but also know which products will work best with your particular carpet and the stain that you are trying to remove.

So, if you have a beautiful wool carpet that needs a stain to be removed, then Clean-a-Carpet is the right company for you.

Get in touch with us on 0800 141 2226 or and you can be surprised by the results that you find! You can also click here for details on our prices.