Auckland Wet Carpet Drying Services
Since 1988, Auckland Carpet Steam ‘n’ Dry use our proprietary truck-mount hot-water extraction process to extract flood restoration in West Auckland, North Shore, East, South Auckland Central.
24/7 Emergency Water Extraction & Flood Damage Restoration.
Steam ‘n’ Dry carpet cleaning Auckland is licensed and insured for your protection. Steam ‘n’ Dry carpet cleaning Auckland service both residential and commercial customers. In addition to the quality floor, upholstery, mattress, and air duct cleaning, we also offer Emergency Water and Flood Damage Restoration and wet carpet drying. Water damage can occur for many reasons, from burst water heaters and pipes to floods to overflowing sinks, to name a few. Disaster can strike at any time, but when it does, you want to start the water extraction and drying process right away before mould, and another structural damage occurs. The excellent news is Steam ‘n’ Dry carpet cleaning Auckland are available 24/7 for emergency cleaning, restoration and wet carpet drying.
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Wet Carpet Drying
When our homes are suffering from flooding, leaking and other disasters leading to the unwanted entry of water, We find ourselves weighed down with the problem of having wet carpet. Having a damp rug is big trouble. The presence of water in the carpet can be very destructive. Consider the material carpets usually made from is absorbent; the moisture stays in there for an extended period. It can encourage the development and reproduction of moulds and mildew. To avoid further deterioration in West Auckland, North Shore, East, South Auckland Central, you will need wet carpet drying right after it comes in contact with water.
Being up against a problem like this tempts us to pick up the phone and call Auckland Carpet Cleaning resident professional carpet cleaners at once. A few times, homeowners who have encountered a water carpet problem probably have the carpet cleaners’ number on speed dial. But although this is undeniably the most comfortable and most convenient way to address the predicament, this solution also comes with a steep price. Hiring professionals to do the job will save your hands, however. Therefore, you can follow these easy, do-it-yourself tricks and protect both your carpet and your savings.
Wet Carpet Drying Tips
1. Assess the Damage
Before making any rash decision, take a step back and evaluate the extent of water damage on your carpet. If the rug is only just a little wet, allow drying generally for a few hours. But when the carpet is saturated, use a vacuum to dry it. Understanding the problem will make it easier to choose the most effective remedy.
2. Vacuum The Saturated Areas
In case you find the carpet to be very wet, take out that vacuum in the closet. Dry all the affected areas of the rug. Give attention to those areas significantly affected by flooding or leaking. Take breaks when required, but do not put the vacuum away until the carpet is completely dry.
3. Employ Other Drying Equipment
If using the vacuum is not adequate to dry the carpet or is taking an unusually long time, you can also use electric fans and dehumidifiers—both of these equipment work by sucking out the moisture and allowing it to evaporate. You can, however, skip this task if you do not have the equipment at home. You don’t have to rent or purchase them.
4. Take The Carpet Out to The Sun
Following this, you can now remove the carpet from its tacks to bring it out for air drying. You can leave the carpet in the driveway or the yard allowing the sun and wind to speed up the drying process. Allow the rug to lie flat not to have wrinkles or waves once it dries out. Select a location that has a wide-open space and where nothing blocks the wind and the sunlight.
5. Clean And Then Disinfect
When the carpet is dry, move on to making a thorough inspection of all its parts. Try to find any remaining stain and dirt. If you would like to make sure that the carpet is completely germ-free, apply a deodorising or sanitising solution. It is excellent, especially when the rug submerged in floodwaters which carry many germs and bacteria. It’s essential to disinfect the carpet to avoid diseases among the home’s residents in West Auckland, North Shore, East, South Auckland.
.6. Be Safe At All Times
A wet carpet can be a breeding place for germs and bacteria—exercise safety and hygiene when you do the cleaning on your own. Wear hand gloves and face masks as needed.
These are six quick strategies when wet carpet drying. All required are regular home appliances and extra effort on your part to save the damp carpet.
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BY GRAEME STEPHENS. PUBLISHED 18/12/2014. UPDATED 05/05/2021