5 cleaning tips to make your dogs mess vanish.
- USE ROBOTIC VACUUM
There are many robot vacuum cleaners on the market to pick from if you’re interested in general cleaning. However, options become more limited if you’re specifically looking for a robot vacuum cleaner that can handle pets and pet hair. Many of the best robot vacuum cleaners for pets and pet hair also cater to those with allergies. Aside from additional filters, some of these vacuums are equipped with HEPA filters to trap even the smallest dust and dirt particles. Read more
- USE RUBBER GLOVES
Cat hair on the bookshelf. Dog hair all over your brand-new coat. If you’ve got a pet, you know that any surface is fair game for shedding. Here’s a nifty way to clean it up fast.
What you need: A rubber cleaning glove, kitchen sink and pet hair.
What you do: Pull on the glove, wet it, then sweep your hand across surfaces like tables, bookshelves, couches and the like. Rinse off the fur and take more passes as needed. Read more
- USE EASY CARE THROWS
The #1 simple solution to doggy paw prints is easy wash throw rugs – and lots of them.
Get them in natural colours – think soft greys, taupes and organic patterns – then keep them wherever your dog like to hang out. I have a throw for our bed and couch that work perfectly in keeping our furniture paw print free! Read more
- USE SPECIALY DESIGNED MATS FOR WIPING DOG’S MUDDY PAWS
Several doormats are designed for dog-friendly homes. These mats are specially designed to absorb water, dirt, and mud so that the majority of your dog’s muddy mess stays in the mat and is not transferred onto your floor or carpet. These products are a relatively inexpensive and easy option if you’re looking for a simple solution that does not require any training. Read more.
- USE A NEUTRALIZING ODOR REMOVER
Even though you love your animals, pet ownership comes with unique challenges such as keeping your home smelling fresh and clean–and not like a barnyard. No matter how well you care and groom your animals, sometimes they can present an odor that may not convey your efforts. Regardless of whether they soil in the house or have an extra stinky coat, there are steps you can take to reduce and even eliminate pet odor. Read more