If regular carpet cleaning is avoided, then allergies can be a serious issue for a wide range of people. Allergy symptoms such as itchy eyes, sore throats, running noses, sneezing, skin issues, and many more are dangerous for health. These happen because of most common allergens such as pollen, dust, pet dander and even mold spores who live in your carpet. So, how do you destroy them?
A study by a medical research team found that after a year of normal wear and tear contains large amounts of allergens that are often dispersed deep throughout the carpet. The problem is that most standard non-industrialised vacuum cleaners only serve to change the distribution of the allergens rather than remove them totally, although vacuum cleaners with rotating brushes tended to remove more than most allergens were still found to be present in varying degree in 95% of the carpet tested.
Hot Water Extraction Process
When it comes to hot water extraction method, we pre-spray firstly to break dirt and grime settled deep in the layers of the carpet. Then a hot cleaning solution is pushed at high pressure into the carpet. Then it is injected at the temperature below the boiling point. It suspends and kills the pollutants that lie deep within the carpet. A powerful industrial vacuum removes all allergens leaving virtually no residue behind. Finally, powerful air movers help to speed up the drying process. The result is an allergen and soil free carpet that looks and feels like new.
What about steam cleaners?
If you go through a newspaper or switch on the TV, you will surely see an advert for the latest steam cleaner. The problem with that they may be ideal for a surface such as a tile or laminate flooring, the type of steam cleaner you can purchase in your local store may be good at getting rid of surface carpet dirt and dust it will not be powerful enough to destroy allergens that settle down in your carpet fiber.
If you really want to make sure that your carpet’s not only clean but safe, then it’s advisable to get it professionally cleaned using hot water extraction carpet cleaning.