This is a fancy way of saying that the carpet is vacuumed then pre treated with cleaning agents and then has a hot water cleaning solution under high pressure forced into it carpet and then sucked out again taking all that dirt, grime and grit away and leaving it fresh and clean. With the quality and power of our equipment it will also be almost dry.
Cleaning by hot water extraction helps prolong the life of your carpet by removing all the grit that acts as an abrasive to ware away the fibers of the material.
The chemicals we use are self-neutralizing, non-toxic and biodegradable and help condition the carpet fibers.
With the application of additional spotting agents by a our skilled technicians a vast array of stains and odors, coffee, wine, urine, oil, grease, food, mould, rust, and many more can be removed. Leaving the carpet fresh and clean.
In a recent Technical Bulletin, Shaw Industries, the world's largest carpet manufacturer 'recommends the hot water extraction system, which research indicates provides the best capability for cleaning'. , This system cleans much better because it heats the water to a high temperature and shoots the cleaning solution into the carpet at higher pressures. This breaks up the dirt, bacteria etc. in the carpet. Then the machine produces huge vacuum volume to draw the dirt and chemicals out of your carpet.
No question, the most effective way to clean carpeting is with a hot-water unit. It's the most powerful cleaning machine on the market and the only machine that cleans your carpet of dirt, harmful bacteria, fungus, chemicals, pollens, tobacco residue and dust mites. Some people believe that hot water damages your carpet, but this is not true of most carpet construction types. By washing and then rinsing your carpet with hot water, we clean your carpet completely in the same way that the person who showers and rinses off the dirt and soap will be much cleaner than the person who only takes a sponge bath. Where hot water extraction is not advised ie. On more delicate fibers we will use hot solvent extraction. For some upholstery and all curtains Hot Solvent Extraction is the normal method of cleaning.