We love our pets over everything, but the reality is that sometimes you can not stand them. Usually, that’s when you wear your new clothes only to discover your black dress is no longer black but filled with pet hair. Well, that is what you signed on when you decided to get that cute ball of fur. You have already accepted constant vacuuming as a part of your life, but there is a way you can make your life easier, at least for a little bit. If you are sharing a home with a pet, then there is no way to completely get rid of their hair. However, by following these tips you can at least control it.
Implement regular grooming routine
You wouldn’t believe how significant grooming is. By beginning regular grooming sessions with your pet, you may manage to decrease the shedding drastically. That does not have to be a strenuous and difficult task. Even if few minutes of brushing them every day can mean a less vacuuming for you later. Each time you think that brushing your pet is strenuous, consider how every hair you remove now is one less hair you will have to clean up afterwards. Best of all, every grooming session can help you to further develop your bond.
We all know that pet hair usually does not cooperate with us when we are trying to vacuum it. But, there’s a trick to it. Before you start vacuuming apply baking soda on the carpet. It has two functions; it can enable you to eliminate odor and to loosen pet hair making it easier to vacuum it later. Vacuuming is not a challenging task, but nevertheless there are still a few tricks that can facilitate the procedure. To truly get to everything, try vacuuming in three passes.
Washable blankets will save your life. Put them over pet’s favorite spots and above sofas or armchairs. They’ll keep your hair from getting on the furniture, and you can easily remove it if someone is visiting or when you will need to wash them. You would not believe how a small and affordable action like that could make your life that much simpler.
Use a lint roller
Always have a lint roller need the doorways or around the mirror. Every time you’re getting out of the house check for pet hair on your clothing and use a lint roller to resolve the issue. That won’t take you plenty of time, but it is going to help you to look tidier when you’re getting out.
You may also use the lint roller to remove pet hair from cloth, but a better idea is to use a damp washcloth. Wipe with the cloth in 1 direction and the hair will gather making it effortless to pick it up by hand.