When you lay carpet at your home, you do not have any idea about how various things can ruin it! Like chewing gum, this is very common among little kids. They chew it and without understanding throw it on the carpet. Now if you can see it at that moment you can try to remove it, buy when you miss it and it gets stuck at your carpet, the problem worsens. You have to call some professional for carpet cleaning in Prolux Carpet Cleaning in London, but before that you may try something at home so that the chewing gum is primarily removed.
The Hair Dryer Method
The basic method that can be used is by blowing hair dryer over the area where the chewing gum has stuck. The heat generated from the hair dryer would soften the chewing gum. Once it is soften you may use plastic wrap for pulling the chewing gum out. You need to be careful and if you are then you can pull out maximum gum from the carpet. There may be some stain over the carpet and to remove it either uses some cleaning solution or call professional carpet cleaning in London. One thing that you should be aware of is that you must be very careful or the whole thing would become messy.
Freezing Method with Ice
As the above mentioned method may sometime be messy, you may try to remove the chewing gum with ice cubes. When you apply the ice cube over the gum, it would be hardened. It would become quite easy for you to remove the hardened gum with a spatula. One thing that must be taken care of is that while using the ice cubes you should use them within a wrapper so that water from the ice cubes does not ruin your carpet.
By using these techniques you can remove the chewing gum. However, for cleaning your carpet, you need to have faith in trusted brand. Get your carpet cleaned from Prolux carpet cleaning in London and see the change.