Will my carpet get dirty faster once it has been cleaned?
A carpet will get dirty quicker if. 1. The finish applied to a carpet fibre is removed by the cleaning. 2. Cleaning chemicals are left in the carpet to attract dirt. The latter is by far the biggest cause of re-soiling and is why I adopt the minimum chemical approach, using the truck mounted cleaning […]Read More
Essex end of tenancy carpet cleaning.
We can offer you end of tenancy carpet cleaning service throughout Essex. We also clean sofas and mattresses which can be useful in a furnished situation. Other services include hard floor cleaning, kitchens , bathrooms, Amtico etc. If you need the property ‘fumigating’ i.e treatment for potential insect infestation because you have kept pets, we […]Read More
Office Chair Cleaning
Chair cleaning depends on the type of fabric, the type of stains, the filling, the frame materials and many other factors which only a well trained and experienced cleaner will be aware of, lets face it anyone can make it wet ! To determine the compostion of a chair fabric can be very difficult if not […]Read More
Green Carpet Cleaning
I wrote this article in 2008 and having read through it I have decided to reproduce it here as it is still relevant. I have always been quite interested in environmentally friendly cleaning, having worked as an industrial chemist for 8 years and latterly as a carpet cleaner for 25.(Now 30) A greener way of […]Read More
Why do stains come back after they have been cleaned?
Stains and other marks reappearing once a carpet has been cleaned is one of the most frustrating aspect of carpet cleaning. In short by far the most likely reason , is that the sticky or greasy stain has not been removed by the cleaning process, only the dirt which was sticking to it has gone, […]Read More
Why washing up liquid is so bad for carpets.
There is nothing wrong with washing up liquid if you want to wash up your dirty plates. That’s what it’s designed for. But it very difficult to rinse off a plate so how are you going to get it out of your carpet. Yes it will help to remove dirt and improve the appearance of […]Read More
Pubs and Clubs
We have cleaned many pubs and clubs in the past 30 years always achieving a big improvement. A truck mount machine is perfect for this type of carpet and upholstery cleaning because; 1.It removes much more dirt than any other system, so your carpets and chairs look much better. 2.It leaves the carpets and chairs […]Read More
Removal of urine , both human and pet is one of the most difficult problems faced by carpet cleaners. If the urine is not treated quickly then a yellow stain may be left which will almost certainly be impossible to remove. Urine is generally acidic so that alkaline cleaners, which most carpet cleaning solutions are […]Read More
What is A Truck Mount Carpet Cleaning Machine?
A truck mounted system is just that, a large very powerful carpet, upholstery and floor cleaning system which is bolted into the van. They are called truck mounts because most come from USA where vans are known as trucks.. More heat, more suck(vacuum) and a much more powerful pump. Your carpets and upholstery are cleaned […]Read More
How much to clean a carpet?
This really is a difficult question because it depends on so many things. The type of carpet. How dirty it is. How accessible is it? What type of staining? What does the customer want? I prefer to speak to each customer and find out as much as possible before quoting. I am a very experienced […]Read More