Hey Guys! This Blog Post is going to be really interesting and helpful. We all know about baking soda. Right? With baking soda, you not only bake, but it is used for various other activities too. One of the activities is cleaning your precious mattress. Baking Soda has cleaning properties that helps in removing stains and foul odors. Sprinkling just few pinches of baking soda can help you clean your mattress. We will help you do this in the right manner. With this, we will also answer few questions on this topic that people usually ask. Therefore, be with us till the end and you will get just the right information.
Things you would need to clean your mattress:
- Baking Soda
- Diluted White Vinegar (60% Vinegar & 40% Water)
- Clean Spray Bottle
- Vacuum Cleaner
Steps to clean your Mattress with Baking Soda
Our poor mattress has to undergo so much like bedwetting, food stains, etc. But, it is in our hands to clean our mattress and we can easily do it with some regular kitchen products. This method will surely help you get over that foul urine odor and tough stains.
Be with us on these steps, and you will surely see the results. Let’s get started.
1) Clean your Mattress with a Vacuum
Remove the bedsheet. Now, with the help of a vacuum cleaner, remove all the dust and other such particles on your mattress. This step will make sure that your mattress is ready to get deeply cleansed.
2) Spray Diluted Vinegar over the Mattress
Fill the diluted vinegar in a clean spray bottle and shake it well. Now, start spraying it all over your mattress. Make sure you cover areas that are stained badly or areas where due to urine there is a foul smell. Vinegar is a strong agent that helps in lessening the impact of strong stains and it helps in removing foul smell.
Let this vinegar sit for 5-10 minutes. Don’t forget to open the fans and windows, so that the process can speed up. (Make sure, if your stain is brand new, then try to blot it with a tissue first, and remove as much liquid as you can. Don’t press your mattress too much while cleaning the new stain, otherwise the liquid will move in the mattress deeply. We don’t want this. Just clean your mattress gently. Then only apply the vinegar over it. It is for better results.)
3) Blot with Thick Tissue Papers
After you let the vinegar sit for 5-10 minutes, now you have to Blot the vinegar with tissue papers. This step is crucial. Take a Thick tissue paper and start pressing. Press few layers of tissue papers together.
4) Sprinkle Baking Soda
Now comes the main point. Sprinkle baking soda over the mattress. Leave the baking soda there, and let it sit well on the mattress for few hours like 3-4 hours.
After few hours, you will see that the baking soda has started to cake up. This means that baking soda is under work. It will help in pulling of the strong stain.
5) Vacuum again to Clean the residue
Once the work of baking soda is done and you see the caky formation, just clean the mattress with a vacuum cleaner, so that no residue is left.
Once you are done with these steps, you will see that the stain has disappeared. Just make sure that you leave your mattress uncovered for another 2-3 hours under the fan, or open the windows for sunlight.
So, guys, hope you like our bog post. If you follow the above mentioned steps religiously, then that stain will not be able to stay there for longer. Baking Soda will surely help you clean your mattress. You can leave your comments below. If you have more such questions in mind, feel free to let us know. Thank you for being with us till the end.