Our Carpet Cleaning Method...

1. Inspection/Survey

Soiling: Check depth of soil and signs of permanent staining.
Fixings: Poor fixings may increase the risk or shrinkage.
Seams: Poorly jointed seams may split during during cleaning trough water or heat.
Backings: Type of backing may influence the method of cleaning. Some backings are prone to shrinkage.

2. Fibre test

Fibre identification will help to determine use of correct cleaning solution. It will also assist pre-judgement on whether stains are removable.

3. Dye test

All colours must be chemically pH tested to ensure use of correct cleaning solution.

4. Comb pile

To separate and release matted pile for more effective dust extraction.

5. Power vacuum

To extract dust and grit and other dry soil to prevent turning dust into muddy residue.

6. Treat stains

Prior to main cleaning operation, to ensure that full depth of stain is removed.

7. Spray pre-treatment

Use a specially formulated cleaner pre-spray to dissolve greasy soils. Agitate to depth of soil.

8. Deep cleaning

Clean carpet overall using the system and method decided at the inspection stage.

9. Hand cleaning

Clean all edges, stairs and other inaccessible areas by hand using appropriate methods.

10. Realign Pile

Pile must correctly set whilst damp. Replace furniture only when necessary and place on protector pads or blocks. Ensure adequate ventilation and/or introduce mechanical air mover.

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