Carpet Cleaning Faqs

Carpet Cleaning FAQ

Standard carpet cleaning faqs asked here at Steam ‘n’ Dry Auckland Carpet Cleaning Service 1987:

How can I use new carpet warranty?

There are three key points to do to maintain your new carpet warranty:

1. Vacuum frequently

2. Clean spills promptly

3. Have periodic professional carpet cleanings

How much time will it take to clean my carpet?

Generally, it will take approximately 20 minutes per room. This time can vary significantly considering how soiled the carpet is, and any necessary spot removal treatments.

How often should I get carpet cleaning?

There is no simple answer to this question. But on average, it is recommended that your carpets are cleaned a minimum of once per year. Some situation call for more frequent

cleanings (kids, allergy, pets) – but this should be the minimum.

How long does it take the carpet to dry after cleaning?

Steam ‘n’ Dry Auckland Carpet Cleaning Service has two cleaning methods available:

1. Agitation with hot water extraction – Dries in 4-8 hours.

2. Encapsulation – Dries in 1-2 hours.

Won’t water damage my carpet?

Water will damage the carpet only if it is improperly extracted. However, the method used by Auckland Carpet Cleaning removes 95% of the water with Auckland Carpet Cleaning industrial-strength vacuum. Also, it is the method most carpet manufacturers would suggest.

When you clean my carpet, does the underlay or sub-floor get wet?

No. While the Two-Step Deep Clean system does use a very powerful, deep-cleaning fibre rinse. The system extracts the rinse, the cleaning solution and the dirt very effectively in the same step. That gets your carpets as clean as possible while leaving your padding and

sub-floor dry.

How much time will it take for my carpet to dry?

Drying time is usually determined by humidity levels. As well as the airflow to the room(s) cleaned and the type of carpet. Generally speaking, turning on your air conditioning or heating system will help speed the process. Although it typically takes 2-24 hours for the carpet to dry; you may walk on it as soon as we have finished (removing street shoes first to avoid re-soiling).

Why is the agitation with hot water extraction the method most carpet makers recommend?

Does cleaning my carpet makes it soil faster?

The problem is from residues left in the carpet, thus attracting dirt. The modern methods Steam ‘n’ Dry Auckland Carpet Cleaning Service rinse almost all of the cleaning agents out of the carpet so that it will not attract dirt.

How often should I have my carpet professionally cleaned?

Get your carpet cleaned every 3 to 12 months on average. Thus, it can vary depending on how many Adults, Children and Pets live in your home. Steam ‘n’ Dry Auckland Carpet Cleaning Service recommend you have your high traffic areas cleaned every six months.

How much time before my children or pets go on the carpet?

The carpet may be walked on with clean feet or indoor shoes immediately after cleaning. However, Steam ‘n’ Dry Auckland Carpet Cleaning Servicerecommend restricting activity on the carpet to this foot traffic until it is dry.

Is it right once you clean a carpet it gets dirty quicker?

Not with Steam ‘n’ Dry Auckland Carpet Cleaning Service Dual Cleaning system. The residue that gets left in the carpet from inferior cleaning processes is what causes rapid re-soiling. Steam ‘n’ Dry Auckland Carpet Cleaning Service deep clean system uses hot water and advanced cleaning agents to loosen the soil. Then Steam ‘n’ Dry Auckland Carpet Cleaning Service remove the dirt and the cleaning solution with a clear water rinse and a powerful extractor, leaving your carpets soft and clean.

Will the cleaning solution cause harm to my children or pets?

Auckland Carpet Cleaning basic cleaning solution is nearly the same as laundry detergent. Although it may be both families, and environmentally friendly, it is always a good idea to restrict contact between the recently cleaned carpet and your children or pets.

Should I wait as long as possible before cleaning my carpet?

No. Dirt is an abrasive – like sandpaper. Every time you step on the carpet, you grind dirt into

your fibres. Thus, cuts your carpet, causing it to wear out faster. A dirty carpet will not last

nearly as long as a clean carpet. And we area rug and the carpet it sits on cleaned at the same time?

Yes. However, the area rug can’t dry over the wet carpet. Take the area rug to a clean hard surface to dry.

Do You Have The Equipment for the Job?

Speaking of being equipped – along with the 33 years experience and expertise of a right carpet cleaning specialist, you also need the best truck-mounted equipment. A lot of heavy-duty, modern steam cleaning equipment; for carpets and other surfaces is not just expensive but requires knowledge to use. Steam ‘n’ Dry Auckland Carpet Cleaning Service has 33 years experience knowledge. Spending a fortune on a truck-mounted hot water extraction cleaner, only to end up not being able to use it properly, sounds like a nightmare!

What is Citrus cleaning?

It’s a carpet cleaning process that uses solutions; that is safe for the environment and, as a bonus, are safe for your family and pets, as well.

What if the stains reappear?

Even though most spots removed from carpet do not reappear, some substances in carpet backing may wick to the surface following cleaning. Should this happen, contact your local Auckland Carpet Cleaning at 376 7007 as soon as possible. Steam ‘n’ Dry Auckland Carpet Cleaning Service will be able to help you resolve this concern.

How do you guarantee customer satisfaction?

In some instances, this can mean spot cleaning specific areas of concern or even wholly re-cleaning the areas under consideration.

How often should I have my upholstery cleaned?

According to the Steam ‘n’ Dry Auckland Carpet Cleaning Service, you should not let your upholstery get dirty stained to the point of a noticeable or visible change in the colour of the fabric. Thus, it means that most upholstery has to be cleaned as a regular maintenance practice once every 18 to 24 months, or before soil builds up and stains the fabric.

What’s your Professional Experience?

About that experience Steam ‘n’ Dry Auckland Carpet Cleaning Service mentioned. The best carpet cleaning specialists will be up to challenges when they get a call from customers in need.

Steam ‘n’ Dry Auckland Carpet Cleaning Service know that build-up of dust, dirt, and grime leads to infections, germs, infestations and all sorts of other health and environmental problems.

Steam ‘n’ Dry Auckland Carpet Cleaning Service includes

  • Firm estimate with no hidden charges
  • Firm, convenient, on-time appointments
  • Specially trained technicians
  • We move most furniture
  • Stain Removal
  • Carpet Deodorant
  • Stain-resistant protective coating available
  • Backed by Auckland Carpet Cleaning unique 100% satisfaction guarantee


Steam ‘n’ Dry Auckland Carpet Cleaning 1987, superior truck-mounted equipment services, removes more soil dirt viruses, germs and allergens in South Auckland, North Shore, East, West Auckland.

For any other Auckland Carpet Cleaning FAQs or services, phone 376 7007


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