Can you get rid of cat odour once and for all?

Picture of Cat

If you’ve ever had an ‘accident of the feline nature’ on your floor, you’ll understand how pungent cat urine can be.  Unfortunately, this unsavoury liquid can saturate even the most solid materials, including concrete.  So, a mess of this variety on your carpets will most definitely seep through to your underlay, any padding and even subfloors!  This makes it even more important to clean cat urine as soon as possible to stop that strong ammonia scent from lingering.  Here are two remedies that may help minimise the immediate incident’s aroma and to clean cat urine from your floors at home.  Of course, to make sure that smell is well and truly gone, you are most likely to need one of our experienced and professional carpet and flooring experts from your local JAE team.


Baking Soda

Turns out, Grandma’s go-to remedy is an actual winner. Sprinkle baking soda over the urine and let it sit for a couple of hours to absorb the ammonia scent. Then, vacuum it away. Once vacuumed, spray with some white vinegar and rinse out with some warm water. Don’t rub – dab!


Enzyme-based Spray

Many pet stores stock urine odour removal sprays.  You can use these on the affected area according to the directions on the packaging.  You may need to repeat this process a few times before the smell is gone.

Although these methods are effective to subside the odour at first, it is often likely that the scent will persist and perhaps encourage your pets to continue to mark this area.  If you want to get rid of that ammonia smell once and minimise pet odour in your home, call your local JAE branch today for our pet odour removal systems.

Know more about JAE Odour Treatment
No items found.

Promotions, updates and more

Sign up to our newsletter to get savings, updates, cleaning tips and more delivered right to your mailbox.

Read more from our blog

professional pest control services faqs

Top FAQs for Pest Control: Your Essential Guide

Pest control is vital for clean and healthy spaces. Learn about how pest control works and get answers to the top frequently asked questions for pest control.

JAE professional carpet cleaning FAQs

The Ultimate Carpet Cleaning FAQs: Preparing for a Professional Clean with JAE

Carpet cleaning is an essential part of maintaining a clean and healthy home environment. JAE shares some FAQs on how to prepare for a professional carpet cleaning.

types of smoke damage

Understanding Smoke Damage: Types and Cleaning Methods

It is essential to clean any smoke damage in your home as soon as possible. And it's crucial to understand the various types of smoke damage to know how to clean them effectively and restore your home.