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by Jason Neale
Australia is fast becoming the place to live, there are more and more people coming from overseas than ever before and with all these people come the need for housing, and all or most of them have carpets and upholstery and also tiles and grout and they will all need cleaning at some stage whether it be for a home owner or a tenant vacating a rental property at the end of lease.
Whichever the scenario you may find yourself in you need to be able to call a reliable and professional carpet cleaning Brisbane company and one that also does carpet cleaning Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Perth, Darwin, ipswich, gold coast and sunshine coast and that offer a nationwide guarantee on all work.
Residential Carpet Cleaning
Having a carpet cleaning Melbourne company come out to clean your carpets or upholstery that offer a full warranty is a big advantage, carpets and the furnishings within our homes these days can be very expensive and an inexperienced carpet cleaning sunshine coast company could do damage if they don’t have the right skills, some fabrics may require a dry clean and some may respond better to a steam clean, but which ever works, its best to hire the services of an Adelaide carpet cleaner that understands the difference between the many fabrics that are on the market today.
Steam or Dry Clean Carpets
When having a gold coast carpet cleaner do a steam or dry clean they also need to be able to handle spot stains, these are marks that may have built up over time from spills like tea, coffee or even soft drinks with these types of a stains a specialised cleaning solution may have to be applied prior to any cleaning, and knowing what type of cleaning product to use is very important to successfully remove the stain.
Some carpets like nylon react better to a dry carpet clean, but beforehand the carpets would have to be pre vacuumed, this is a very important part of the overall cleaning process, the vacuuming should be done by a professional carpet cleaning Darwin company that uses a power headed vacuum cleaner, this method is the most thorough way to vacuum carpets.
Many people that don’t fully understand the carpet cleaning industry may ask themselves what is the difference with a carpet steam clean a carpet dry clean and an encapsulation carpet clean, all of these methods work very well when done in the right situation and by a trained technician, one of the important thing is to know is what type of carpet is being cleaned, by understanding carpet types the correct cleaning method can be done and much better results will come from it.
With a steam clean a cleaning shampoo is applied to the carpet after the pre vacuum and this is left to sit on the carpet for about 10-20 minutes just depending on how dirty they are, it is then extracted using a powerful machine that rinses the carpet at the same time as cleaning, during the cleaning process a visual inspection should be done for stubborn stains and they should be treated along the way, after the cleaning has finished the carpets should only take between 1-2 hours to dry out, in some cases where the carpet hasn’t been cleaned for some time they may take longer this would have to be determined by the cleaner during the initial pre inspection.
Dry Cleaning and Encapsulation
With dry cleaning and encapsulation cleaning these methods both rely on chemistry and friction to do the cleaning, as with a steam clean a cleaning shampoo is applied to the carpet surface after the pre vacuum, the machine that is used to do the cleaning has a holding tank on it and another cleaning solution is contained in the tank, when the two cleaning shampoos mix they create a cleaning action that removes dirt and stains from within the carpet fibres, the first pass with the machine is the agitation pass and then a second pass is done with a super absorbent cotton cloth to absorb all of the cleaning solution, this is also the drying process with most dry cleaning the carpets are walk on dry after the clean, but in some cases they can take 30 minute or so to dry out this will greatly depend on how soiled the carpets are and how often they have been cleaned.
Carpet Cleaning and Pest Control In One
When moving out of a rental property the property agent will require the carpets to be professionally cleaned and also the pest control to be done, using a company that can do both cleaning processes is important for getting your bond back without and issues, if a carpet is cleaned using the incorrect cleaning process the agent will reject it and ask for it to be done again or just take the money out of the bond and get another carpet cleaning Perth company to do it, so using a reputable company that not only offer a guarantee on the carpet cleaning but also on the pest control Brisbane is the best way to get your bond back when vacating a rental property at the end of lease.
Many carpet cleaning companies now do pest control as well, and this can be a great advantage when looking around for a special deal, a combination clean can be done saving money but not compromising on quality, with many cheap carpet cleaning brisbane companies the price may look good but the quality of work is not going to be desirable, so choosing the cheapest is not always going to pay, you don’t just want water sprayed on the carpet and then sucked back off again this is ineffective and will not remove any stains or the dirt within the carpet, so always make sure a guarantee comes with any work carried out, it is easy to find out about a company these days with the aid of the internet and a simple search in a google search engine will quickly identify the dodgy companies, use a company that has been in business a long time and that has plenty of experience.
DIY Cleaning is Risky
How to clean carpets yourself is something many carpet cleaning Gold Coast companies get asked, but cleaning them using DIY is not recommended as permanent damage can be cause if the wrong cleaning solutions are used, when using any sort of house hold cleaning product it should be thoroughly extracted from the carpet and this can’t be done with your home vacuum cleaner, so a professional carpet cleaner ipswich with the right equipment is what is needed, the best thing a home owner can do is just remove as much of the spill as possible using white towels by blotting not rubbing and then call your local carpet cleaner, by rubbing the carpet fibres it will cause them to fray leaving a fluffy look especially in wool carpet so it pays to talk to your carpet cleaning Adelaide company before attempting any kind of stain removal yourself.