You might have heard that you should use vinegar for carpet cleaning or other residential cleaning projects throughout your home? This is a common myth found online right now on websites like Pinterest and Etsy. There is no true evidence that vinegar is an effective solution for cleaning carpet.

Test indicate that vinegar is an effective disinfectant. This does not mean the vinegar is able to remove dirt and germs from carpet or other surfaces. The tests concluded that vinegar cannot extract or remove soils and bacteria.

You could use vinegar to create a deodorizer for your carpet or your home or for your laundry. If you mix vinegar with water it will conceal other odors in your home and dirty clothes but it will not remove the source of the odor or clean the surface.

There are some online tips that recommend combining baking soda with vinegar for a more powerful cleaning solution. This will not work either. This will create a sticky paste that will then need to be removed from carpet.

The appeal of a green cleaning product like vinegar is understandable. There are far too many cleaning chemicals in most homes in Laramie and alternatives are welcome. If you are in search of an eco-friendly option for Laramie carpet cleaning, consider Chem-Dry of Snowy Range.

Chem-Dry of Snowy Range serves both Laramie and Cheyenne, WY with professional carpet cleaning free of chemicals. We use very little water and solutions that are safe for your home and the environment.

Don’t try vinegar for carpet cleaning. This will just lead to you or a carpet cleaner in Laramie having to remove the vinegar from the carpet. The vinegar does not dissolve and disappear after all. Everything you put in your carpet eventually has to be extracted from it.

Chem-Dry of Snowy Range can remove all stains and liquids and dirt deep in carpet for a longer-lasting clean you will love. Leave your vinegar for the kitchen and call (307) 703-0303 for carpet cleaning today!