Cleaning cat pee out of carpets and large rugs that can’t be thrown in the wash is a different game. While the agitation from the washing machine helps to throw the urine out of the fabric, so to speak, cleaning carpet is tricky. When your cat takes to urinating outside the litter box, the smell can be difficult to get rid of and nearly impossible to mask. Consider this your ultimate guide to eliminating cat urine smells from your home and determining why your cat may be urinating outside of his or her litter box. Urine stains on a mattress are one of the hardest stains to deal with, not so much because of the discoloration (the mattress itself is usually covered) but because the urine can soak deep into the fabric or foam and cause ongoing odors. Thanks to an internet search I found this awesome post from the Inspired Housewife, that had a cheap, easy, and effective way to get urine stains out of a mattress.I decided to try it out for myself on my daughters’ very urinated on mattresses, with old pee stains, and their nice musty pee smell. Make sure this fits by entering your model number.; Terry Cloth Imported 100% waterproof mattress pad, increases the longevity of your mattress, keeping it as good as new from the first day you own it. Halle Cottis/Whole Lifestyle Nutrition is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites. .
Looking for a new house, really like one, BUT, when we walked in the first thing is an OVERWHELMING smell of cat urine! The house has been on the market for less than a week, it’s an estate being sold by the children. They installed new carpet the day they listed, but when you walk in you don’t smell new carpet, only cat urine. Many people unfamiliar with the problem of cleaning cat urine stains simply try to clean up cat pee as they would any other stain, only to find out later it didn’t work. In fact, using traditional household cleaners on cat urine actually “sets” the stain. Cat pee anywhere in the house can make your entire home smell like a litter box. Cats’ urine contains strong-smelling proteins they use to mark their territory, a scent that is nearly impossible to eliminate. .