If you have a cat in your house, you might be familiar with the peculiar odour of cat urine, which causes trouble and produces a continuous foul smell in the home atmosphere. This problem persists with well-trained cats as well, because of various reason. However, you can’t get rid of your beloved cat but you can get rid of the foul smell of cat urine.
Cat urine has a very unique smell, which is because of proteins and a high level of uric acid present in their urine, usually, cats don’t drink much water, as a result, their urine becomes highly concentrated. While urination the acidic fluid comes out and when it dries, the uric acid turns into crystals or urine salts which leads to the alkaline formation. Due to this chemical exchange, the cat urine has got its pungent smell. So, it’s all science, love your cat and follow some steps for cat urine odour removal from the carpet.
Natural Treatment Methods.
Here are some methods for cat urine odour removal, follow these methods and you can do the carpet deodorising at the same time.
Water and Vinegar
Take water and equally add white vinegar in it, fill the solution in a spray can and apply it on the area affected with urine. Let the solution of water and vinegar sit for at least 30 minutes on the carpet, after 30-minute blot the area using a cloth and remove excess water from the carpet. Keep repeating these steps until the water has been dried completely.
Baking Soda and Hydrogen Peroxide.
You can do this method alone or after the water and vinegar treatment. Sprinkle some baking soda on the carpet surface affected with the urine stain or odour and let it sit for few minutes so that it sets deep into the carpet fabric and absorb odour. Now add one teaspoon of liquid dish detergent in a one-quarter cup of hydrogen peroxide, and fill it in the spray bottle. Spray the solution on the affected area and use a brush to scrub the stain. After sometime use a vacuum cleaner with an upholstery brush attachment and vacuum all the surface to suck all the remaining debris.
Try pouring club soda directly on the stain, when the bubble stops coming, blot the moisture using a microfibre cloth, this method will not only remove the odour but it removes the stain as well. You can try club soda for an effective result.
The above methods are effective for cat urine odour stain removal, you can buy commercial products as well, to remove the stain and odour. Carpet cleaning must be done with great precision in order to maintain the durability and shine of your carpet. Thus, hiring professional carpet cleaner is a good idea for carpet cleaning, Marks Carpet Cleaning is a leading professional carpet cleaner. Some of our services include cat urine odour removal and carpet deodorising. Book our services and see the result yourself, we promise our clients to deliver quality services at affordable prices. Visit our website for a free estimate on carpet cleaning.