It is an undeniable fact that one can sleep more peacefully at night on a clean mattress. A normal human needs 6-8 hours of sleep in order to be healthy. So indirectly we can say that a person spends his 6-8 hours on his mattress. If the mattress is dirty, full of dust, stains, dust mites, allergens, irritants, and molds, then one cannot sleep peacefully in such conditions. Moreover, these factors will contribute towards illness and other health problems. Besides many articles you can find on how to get rid of bed bugs, molds and allergens, this article is specifically to highlight how to remove the stains from the mattress to improve the appearance of your mattress.

How to Clean you’re Mattress?

Start the cleaning process by stripping the bed and laundering the linens. You must wash the mattress pad at first. Then wash the sheets and finally clean the bed covers, blankets and cushions. Wash the bedding following the instructions of the manufacturers. You can keep your mattresses clean by following the steps below:

Vacuum it

The upholstery attachment of vacuum cleaner is just suitable for cleaning the mattresses. Make sure to regularly clean your mattress by vacuuming. The vacuum will remove the dust from the mattresses.

Baking Soda as Deodorizer

The sweat from our body while sleeping can absorb into the mattress. This absorption leads to an unpleasant smell in the mattress. In order to get rid of the smell, sprinkle the baking soda on it. Make sure to rub in a circular and gentle way on the mattress, particularly in the stinkiest areas. Now leave it for 10 minutes. The baking soda binds the moisture in the mattress along with the body oils. Finally, vacuum the mattress to remove the baking soda from it.

Treating Stains

The stains by urine, blood and other bodily fluids are the most common type of stains on mattresses. You can remove them by the following ways:

• You can remove the stains of dry blood by preparing a mixture of hydrogen peroxide (3%) with salt and dish wash soap. Spread the mixture on the stain and allow it to remain there for some time. Scrap off the residue. If the stain still persists, dip a white rag in hydrogen peroxide solution and remove the stain by dabbing this cloth.

• You can remove the urine stains too with the same mixture that is used for removing stains of dried blood. It the stain does not go away then make a paste of 3 tablespoons of laundry detergent with 1 tablespoon of water. Apply this paste on the urine stains. Allow them to stay for 30 minutes. Scrap the dried paste off. A soft cloth dipped in hydrogen peroxide solution will also work fine to remove urine stains. However, after removing the stain, do not forget to vacuum the area.

• In case of vomit smell removal from mattress or other bodily fluids, firstly try to blot it up with a soft cloth as much as you can. Then wipe the area by a damp cloth. Sprinkle baking soda on the stain to neutralize the odor of ammonia. Now, let the area dry. Finally, vacuum the area thoroughly.

Protect it

We know how difficult it becomes to remove the stains from the mattress. The experts, therefore, recommend the use of washable mattresses. Nowadays mattress covers which are available are made of fabric bonded to a water-proof material. This water-proof material acts as a water-repellent layer. Such covers do not let the liquids, bodily fluids, urine or blood to touch the mattress pad directly. Hence, the chances of staining of mattresses decrease considerably by using such covers.

Follow these simple tips and never let yourself worry from the sight of a dirty mattress in your bedroom!

Professional mattress cleaning services

The best way to remove stains from mattresses is via professional mattress cleaning services. The experts with their skills and expertise are the right people to contact and can get rid of even the toughest of stains with ease. Hence, a trustworthy Mattress Cleaning Adelaide Company is what you must search for in case you find the stains to be very tough and want to save some time and efforts. You must ensure however that the chemicals used are non-toxic and eco-friendly since your mattress is going to be in direct contact with your skin.

We save you from the time-consuming task of searching one. Deluxe Mattress Cleaning is a tried and tested company which is surely going to give you 100% satisfaction. The staff consists of experts who are masters in their field and can treat any stain or mattress with ease. Moreover, along with the latest tools and equipment, they also use the best non-toxic and completely safe chemicals. We assure you of their quality services which are never going to disappoint you.

Give the experts a call on 1800 071 250 to avail their expert services now!

Author's Bio: 

Aiken Culbert is a passionate writer. He lives in Melbourne and works in Melbourne cleaning company. He always write a blogs and article on cleaning tips, DIY methods & on eco friendly products.