Professional cleaner shares her simple guide to vacuuming the right way – so have YOU been doing it wrong your whole life?
- A professional cleaner has revealed the proper way to vacuum your carpet
- The cleaner says being methodical is the only way to insure a good clean
- She moves backwards, keeps the cord behind her and covers every inch twice
A professional cleaner has left fans in shock after revealing the correct way to vacuum a floor.
And it appears most of the them have been completing the seemingly easy task wrong their while lives.
The woman posted the advice on her Instagram page, The Big Clean Co, and said you must always work backwards so you don’t step on the newly cleaned floor.
A professional cleaner has left housekeepers shocked after revealing the correct way to vacuum a floor
She also said it is important to pick the point furthest to the door to start the job.
‘To vacuum efficiently there needs to be a method behind it,’ she said as a matter of fact.
‘Vacuum in diagonal lines that ensure each section gets covered twice, you will see if it needs more. This is the way you can be sure you don’t miss a spot,’ she said.
How should I be vacuuming the floor?
To vacuum efficiently there needs to be a method behind it.
– start at the furthest point from the door
– plug the cord behind you
– Move backwards, so that you never step on what you’ve done.
– vacuum in diagonal lines that ensure each section gets covered twice (you will see if it needs more)
This is the way you can be sure you don’t miss a spot
And other cleaning ladies tended to agree with the strict method of cleaning the floors.
‘I’ve been line vacuuming for 26 years. It looks so nice for the clients too,’ one woman said.
The cleaner said sometimes you need to ‘slow down to go faster’ as she recommended the methodical approach.
She also said OCD is no joke but was often confused with doing a good job.
The woman posted the advice on her Instagram page, The Big Clean Co, and said you must always work backwards so you don’t step on the newly cleaned floor
‘Thank you for the cleaning tips and for not trivialising OCD,’ one woman said.
Over eight hundred people reacted to the informative video in the two days after it was posted.
Many thanking the cleaner for her easy-to-follow instructions.
The cleaner said every section of the carpet gets vacuumed twice when using her methodical line method.
The cleaner has over 20,000 followers on Instagram and consistently shares advice with her followers.