Dirty Carpets – The Facts

1. Greasy Carpet Residue ‘Magnetizes’ Dirt.

Every day oily Carpet residue from your kitchen and family

pets is carried in from outside and dries onto your carpet.  This oily residue attracts and “locks-in” dirt like a super strong magnet.  Oxidation of this oily dirt actually changes the color of your carpet.  If left, unsightly traffic lanes will begin to show, and can become permanent! 

2. Sandy Soil is Grinding Away at Your Carpet.

Get down and spread the carpet fibres apart.  You will be shocked to find a sand pit of soil in the carpet that cannot be reached by home vacuum cleaners and is usually not visible, but is grinding your carpet away every time people walk over it.

3. Your Carpets Could Be Making You ill?

Your carpet does a valuable job by acting as a filter, trapping damaging air pollutants like pollen, fungi, chemicals, bacteria, cigarette smoke, tars and residues.  However once the carpet gets “full” it no longer traps or holds these air pollutants.  These trapped pollutants can only be removed with regular professional carpet cleaning.
4. Bad News for Asthma, Allergy, Eczema and Rhinitis Sufferers.Carpet, upholstery and mattresses can become infested with dust mites whose droppings can trigger asthma attacks and can trap the allergy-inflaming proteins Der p 1 (a protein known to trigger asthma, eczema and rhinitis attacks) and saliva that can trigger allergic reactions. 

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