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6 steps to quickly clean the mattress when the child wets the bed

6 steps to quickly clean the mattress when the child wets the bed

If your family live with with small children or pets, sleeping in the same bed as your baby or favorite dog always carries a potential risk of wet mattress because… pee beams, causing quite a bit of trouble for sleep as well as mattress cleaning. But don't worry, with Ru9's removable mattress cover design, here are 6 easy steps to clean the your foam mattress:

Before you begin, prepare the following:

  • 2 absorbent towels/clothes

  • A bottle of vinegar diluted in the ratio of 1 part white vinegar, 1 part water. You should note that you should store the mixture in a small spray bottle like a watering spray bottle for easy manipulation.

  • Baking soda (available at convenience stores)

  • vacuum cleaner (if available)

The ideal time to start cleaning the mattress is as soon as you discover the urine stain so that the urine doesn't penetrate deeply into the mattress and the unpleasant smell will also easier to remove.

You can refer to the video or follow the detailed instructions below:

Step 1: Dry your urine in bed

Wipe dry with a damp cloth to maximize the amount of urine on the mattress. You should gently absorb, not wipe or press firmly on the mattress to avoid spreading the wet area.

Step 2: Wash everything you can on the mattress

Remove sheets, blankets, and even mattress covers if you're using a mattress with a cover like Ru9 mattress and wash it right away.

Step 3: Deodorize with diluted vinegar

Spray a dilute vinegar solution on the urine stain with a mist sprayer to prevent the mattress from getting too wet and taking a long time to dry. Spray until the area is damp, and let it sit for 10-15 minutes for the solution to work. Then, similar to step 1, use a new tissue or cloth to absorb the solution from the mattress.

If you only notice when the urine stain has dried, spray the solution until the mattress area is very damp and press firmly on the mattress during the blotting step to let the solution dry. can penetrate deeply to minimize the smell of urine on the mattress

Step 4: Spread baking soda on the mattress

Spread baking soda on the dirty mattress area. Baking soda works very well in soaking up the remaining solution, and also works to remove unpleasant odors from urine and vinegar. Let the baking soda sit on the mattress for 8 to 10 hours until completely dry.

Step 5: Vacuum the baking soda off the mattress

Once the mattress is dry, use a vacuum cleaner to remove the baking soda from the mattress. If you don't have a vacuum cleaner, you can also use a small broom or towel to wipe the baking soda off the mattress.

Step 6: Repeat steps 3, 4, 5 as needed

If you still find an unpleasant smell on the mattress, repeat steps 3,4,5 and don't forget to pay attention to the cleaning time to allow the mattress to dry in time. good night.

With the above 6 cleaning steps, you will be able to remove both stains and unpleasant odors of urine on Memory Foam mattress materials like mattress Ru9. You should also protect your mattress from similar situations by using a waterproof mattress cover!

Wishing you a pleasant and worry-free good night!

Source: My Slumber Yard, The Humble Home Maker, OverStock, Hunker