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High Traffic Areas

How should high traffic areas be treated?

ANSWER:  Before deep cleaning with your machine, pretreat the high traffic area using either of the following methods:

For best results, pretreat the high traffic area with BISSELL Tough Stain PreCleaner. Spray problem areas according to the product directions. Gently agitate the area with the brush on your machine's floor nozzle, powerbrush, or DirtLifter Powerbrush. Wait 15 to 20 minutes before deep cleaning with your machine to give the formula time to break down and loosen embedded dirt and tough soils. Clean the area normally, using your BISSELL deep cleaner. Or...

Lightly pre-spray the problem area using very warm water and a BISSELL Fiber Cleansing Formula, following the machine instructions. Gently agitate the area with your machine's floor nozzle brush, powerbrush, or DirtLifter Powerbrush. Wait 15 to 20 minutes before deep cleaning area with your machine, allowing formula to break down and loosen any embedded dirt and tough soils.

Following the machine instructions and using very warm water, deep clean the area with your machine. Repeat the cleaning process until no dirt is visible in the water retrieval process. Apply BISSELL Carpet Protector for added protection against resoiling. Ventilate the area well, using a fan to help the drying process.

As always, please be sure to try cleaning methods on an inconspicuous area first to test for colorfastness and other possible problems.

For more information, please contact a BISSELL Consumer Services Representative by calling 1800 811 183 or australiacustomerservice@bissell.com.