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Cleaning Service Owners
Ever try to get a juice stain out of the sofa? Or try lugging a rented rug shampoo machine into your house for a cleaning? Then you have an idea of the demands of a cleaning service. People hire cleaning services to remove dirt and stubborn stains from the carpets in their homes. Cleaners come to your house with their own equipment and chemicals to wash the rugs and vacuum them. Carpet cleaners use different methods and equipment. For hot water extraction, a hot-water cleaning solution is first sprayed on the carpet. The soil dissolves in the solution, and the solution is then lifted from the carpet with a wet vacuum. Although it's commonly known as "steam" cleaning, no steam is actually generated by the heated solution. Shampooing is another method: It involves applying the cleaning solution to the carpet with a circular brush. The brush spins, rubbing the carpet and frothing the solution into a foam. The soil is then suspended and removed by wet/dry vacuuming. Other methods of carpet cleaning are foam cleaning and dry cleaning.