When training a new furry friend or dealing with an incontinent older dog, you may have to frequently clean up the dog’s accidents. Dogs urine not only leaves stains and spots but also leaves an uncomfortable odor behind. To remove such stains and spots, it is not compulsory to use harsh chemical cleaners. Instead, you can use natural and environmental products to clean your dog’s mess and keep your house smelling fresh.
Use Oxygen Bleach
You might be thinking how it can be done? Yes, you can use oxygen bleach to clean and disinfect both fabric and solid surface. Add 4 oz. of oxygen bleach powder with 1-gallon warm water and apply this solution to clean the carpet and upholstery urine stains.
You can directly wipe down the spots of urine on the solid surface like walls and floorings using the oxygen bleach solution. To deal with tough stains, add 1 tablespoon of oxygen bleach with 8 oz. warm water and work it into the stains on upholstery and carpeting using a scrub brush.
First of all, saturate the area well with the oxygen bleach mixture to deal with the carpet padding. Add 3 tablespoon of oxygen bleach to your laundry for washable items your dog urinates on. This will eliminate the odor-causing bacteria in stains.
Use Grapefruit Seed Extract
You can also use grapefruit seed extracts. It is a nontoxic and biodegradable cleaner, to clean and freshen the dog urine smell and stains. Mix 10-15 drops of grapefruit seed extract with 1 gallon of water and then apply on the solid surface and wash to remove dog urine stain, smell and to kill other lethal bacteria.
This solution is also good for carpet and upholstery, you can use it to clean by dousing the area of the urine with it and allowing it to dry naturally. This cleaner leaves nothing behind and doesn’t need any rinsing. For difficult stain saturate the area again and let it dry naturally.
Thing for consideration
Everyone must be aware of the fact that natural products have no drawbacks. So, you can use them in your home. There is no harm to your pets or infants in your home. You can also use other natural ingredients such as baking soda to deodorize the urine stains and help remove them.
You can also use tea tree oil. After spraying the stain with the tea tree oil solution, sprinkle some baking soda on the affected area of the carpet or upholstery. Leave it to dry and then vacuum away the baking soda to freshen and clean the fabrics. This will help your home to smell with natural fragrance.
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