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Frequently Asked Upholstery Questions Answered

This upholstery cleaning FAQ guide is written by Graeme Stephens, an IICRC certified 2001 Master Restoration Technician. With over 32 years of mattress cleaning experience and owner of Auckland Steam ‘n’ Dry Cleaners. Is to help you make an informed decision for your next mattress cleaning and dust mite control in West Auckland, North Shore, East, South Auckland, and Hibiscus Coast.

We understand our customers are looking for answers to their upholstery problems before hiring a carpet cleaning company service. Here at Steam ‘n’ Dry upholstery cleaners Auckland, we of these upholstery cleaning FAQs to give some guidance and understanding before you may have to call us for service. For the professionals at Steam ‘n’ Dry Carpet Cleaning Auckland Services Phone 0800 110 282, or email us.

Question: Does your upholstery cleaning disinfect sanitise?

Yes. Capable Truck mounts hot steam cleaners kill and removes viruses, bacteria, germs, dust mites, and other pathogens from interior car upholstery if the steam is over 70C hot. Auckland Steam ‘n’ Dry truck-mounted cleaners not only use 85C hot steam at the upholstery point of contact, but we also have FDA approved 99.99% kill COVID-19 corona issues elimination additional options.

Pre-spraying your mattress with an FDA approved antiviral disinfecting sanitise ingredients  Before performing Hot Water Extraction on your mattress beds to eliminate risks from Sars COVID-19 coronaviruses, bacteria germs, bed bugs, dust mites, and other pathogens.

After 15 minutes of waiting time, the disinfectant has eliminated 99.999% of all germs in your mattress bed, including viruses such as Coronavirus, Sars, and Hepatitis B. Our specialists then perform Hot Water Extraction cleaning service to sanitise your mattresses thoroughly. Ozone Mattress Antiviral Disinfecting Sanitise to Kill 99.99% of Viruses & Bacteria.

Question: Do you clean my furniture at my residence, or does it have to be taken and clean off-site?

In most cases, we can obtain excellent results for cleaning your furniture in your home.  Most of our upholstery cleaning customers find this to be the most convenient option.  If you wish or Steam ‘n’ Dry can come to pick items up and return them after cleaning. Please note, there are an extra pick up and delivery fee for this service.

Question: Can you do upholstery stain removal on my fabric?

Steam ‘n’ Dry upholstery cleaners Auckland specialise in upholstery stain removal. Our cleaners have got technical expertise, knowledge, and experience to do so. Also, equipped with reliable cleaning solutions that help them do away with the stains with much ease. Got a stain? Call us right away.

Question: How Is Upholstery Cleaning Different From Carpet Cleaning?

There are significant differences in how carpets and furnishings cleaned. For upholstery fabric, it is essential not to use an excess of water, as this can cause bacteria or mold to grow, bring out unpleasant odors and cause the fabric to becomes soiled more quickly in the future. Depending upon the particular type of material, too much water in the cleaning process may even damage it. Upholstery, in general, requires gentler handling and specific cleaning methods according to the fabric.

Question: Do You clean Inside Car Upholstery, how about  Virus & Bacteria Disinfecting?

Car upholstery cleaning is what Auckland Steam ‘n’ Dry first provided starting back in 1987, so over 32 years experience in car upholstery cleaning service. Auckland wide. We firstly cleaned specialized in cleaning the interiors of Japanese imported cars in the 1980s, which was often black with pollution soot. Hence, the vehicles needed a deep-down restorative car upholstery cleaning.

Truck mounts hot steam cleaners kill and remove viruses, bacteria, germs, dust mites, and other pathogens from upholstery, mattress, inside a car, curtains couch furniture fabrics if the steam is over 70C hot. Auckland Steam ‘n’ Dry truck-mounted cleaners not only use 85C hot steam at the interior car upholstery point of contact, but we also have FDA approved 99.99% killing COVID-19 corona issues elimination additional options.

Question: Is stain & fabric protection available after the upholstery cleaning services?

Fabric protection makes your upholstery, mattress, inside car, curtains couch furniture fabrics long-lasting by creating a stain protective shield against stains and dirt buildup. However, Fabric Stain Protection Services is a new price in the upholstery cleaning service, and thee Teflon fabric protector is applied to the request of customers on additional charges.

Question: When having my furniture cleaned, how long does it take to dry?

Steam ‘n’ Dry upholstery cleaners Auckland low moisture upholstery cleaning tool provides short drying times of usually 2-3 hours depending on overall soiling, fabric composition, and design. Upholstery, mattress, inside a car, curtains couch furniture fibres made from natural sources take the longest to dry because they are more absorbent. These include cotton, rayon, and wool.

Question: What kind of couch fabrics can you clean?

Steam ‘n’ Dry upholstery cleaners Auckland has trained its certified cleaners to clean all sorts of upholstery, mattress, inside a car, curtains couch furniture fabrics – be it expensive or cheap, lightweight or heavy. From synthetic materials, silk, acetate fabric, vinyl, wool, velvet, microfiber, suede, to leather – we are ready to handle every fabric with utmost care. We know that a single cleaning solution/method can work wonders for all fabrics, so we use unique processes and cleaning agents for different fabrics. Be sure that with Steam ‘n’ Dry upholstery cleaners Auckland, your upholstery is in good hands.

Question: My upholstery is of unknown material. Can you guarantee that your cleaning process is not going to damage it?

Auckland Steam n Dry Upholstery Cleaning technicians are highly trained and experienced. They also test the cleaning solution on the part of the upholstery that is not visible.  To make sure that there is no adverse reaction from your upholstery cleaning service.

Question: Can you do an emergency furniture cleaning?

Yes, you do not need to pre-book upholstery cleaning service in Auckland. We will be happy to send Steam ‘n’ Dry upholstery cleaners Auckland service technicians to you right away.

Question: What Type Of Experience And Training Do You Have? Are You Insured?

Yes, Steam ‘n’ Dry upholstery cleaners are certified by the Institute of Inspection, Cleaning, and Restoration Certification (IICRC) or ASD. Our professional technicians have received extensive training in the identification, handling, and treatment of a wide variety of fabrics and different types of construction. If you try to remove stains on your own, it may result in discoloration or possibly even tearing of the delicate fabric. Steam ‘n’ Dry upholstery cleaners Auckland knows how to take great care of your furniture to bring it back to like-new condition. All our upholstery cleaners at Steam ‘n’ Dry upholstery cleaners Auckland are insured. You can be sure of your safety with us.

Question: Are there any chemical residues left in the upholstery after it has been clean?

The answer is No. Our steam extraction also flushes out chemical residues from previous cleaners that use smaller performance vacuum machines. It is perfectly safe, even to small babies.

Question: How long will it take my upholstery to dry?

The standard dry time is between 6 to 12 hours, but it majorly depends on which cleaning method we employ on your upholstery. In cases where Steam ‘n’ Dry upholstery cleaners in Auckland use protector application, the drying time can vary. But we try to clean your sofa and couches asap.

Question:  Is Auckland Steam n Dry Upholstery Cleaning safe for fabrics, that are labeled as ‘dry cleaning only.’

Our Steam ‘n’ Dry upholstery cleaners will check that your upholstery is not sensitive to water or detergent. Or any other cleaning product they consider suitable for your mattress, inside a car, curtains couch furniture fabrics upholstery cleaning

Question:  Can you get rid of pet odours from the upholstery?

Yes! Just like from your carpets, Auckland Steam n Dry has a well-proven method for getting rid of pet odour and pet urine stains.

Absolutely! As we do with our carpet cleaning, we’ll thoroughly clean your upholstery, so it’s clean and fresh. Steam ‘n’ Dry upholstery cleaners Auckland has over 33 years of experience, so our expert Steam ‘n’ Dry upholstery cleaners Auckland service technicians know how to care for unique materials such as leather cleaning service. For homes with children or pets, regular professional upholstery cleaning services. There may be a lot of pet fur and dander in the fabrics that can cause allergic reactions, and children (and pets) may unknowingly transfer molds and other toxins from the outdoors, which could also pose health risks.

Question: Can your technicians’ advice on how to clean some spots, like tomato juice, ink, or lipstick?

Our technicians are highly trained in furniture cleaning.  So are happy to give you tips on how to do upholstery cleaning stain removal between two professional cleaning visits. These tips are also available on Steam ‘n’ Dry upholstery cleaners Auckland service website.

Question: What Kind Of Chemicals Do You Use In Your Upholstery Cleaning?

Unlike other furniture cleaning companies, Steam ‘n’ Dry upholstery cleaners Auckland service uses eco-friendly and people-friendly citrus cleaning solutions that are biodegradable and safe for human and animal members of your family.

Question: Do you recommend fabric stain protectors?

Yes, once your furniture has been professionally clean, it is the perfect time to apply a fabric protector. Just like with your carpets, as your furniture starts to wear, it can become more susceptible to soiling and staining from spill stains, etc.

Question:  How can I get a free couch cleaning quote?

To get a free quote for mattress, car, couch furniture upholstery cleaning from Steam ‘n’ Dry upholstery cleaning Auckland service, all you got to do is give us a call at 0420230164. Or you can also fill up the contact us form and our executives will provide you with a request. We will be waiting to hear from you!

Question: Why Is It Important To Professionally Cleaned Upholstery?

Over time, dirt, dust, pet dander, and other potentially harmful toxins can get trapped in mattresses, car curtains, couch furniture upholstery fabric, which might lead to allergies and respiratory ailments. Children, the elderly, and pets might be especially susceptible to these types of substances. Professional fabric cleaning service is far more thorough than what you can do on your own. Not only will your furniture look and smell great — it will also be much healthier and far more enjoyable to use.

Question: Can you clean all types of stains from my upholstery?

Eradicating stains depends very much on the type of upholstery, mattress,  car curtains, couch and furniture fabrics, and, how old the stain is, also, what its nature is, furthermore, whether you have already tried to clean it with some products.

Question: What kind of furniture fabrics do you clean?

We at Steam ‘n’ Dry upholstery cleaners Auckland have expertise in cleaning all kinds of upholstery, mattresses curtains couch furniture and car fabrics for our valuable customers of Auckland. We can clean silk, microfiber, leather, cotton, nylon, velvet, synthetic, and any other variety. You name it, and Steam ‘n’ Dry upholstery cleaners Auckland have a cleaning service for it. Upholstery cleaning is Steam ‘n’ Dry upholstery cleaning Auckland service forte, and we make sure that no upholstery remains unclean or dirty as long as we are there to clean it up.

Question:  Do I need a Professional Upholstery Cleaning?

Yes, everybody needs upholstery cleaning. Most people think that using a damp cloth to clean upholstery daily is more than enough to keep it clean. However, unfortunately, this is not the case. With regular usage, your upholstery – chairs, sofas, tables, lounges – are bound to get dirty and attract dust mites. Also, upholstery is conducive to the growth of bacteria, yeast, and other contaminants that are incredibly harmful to your family and pets. Therefore, the best way out is to hire a professional like us to do a thorough cleaning of upholstery and keeping it hygienic and safe!

Question: Does Steam ‘n’ Dry upholstery cleaning Auckland service Offer Leather Cleaning?

Yes! Steam ‘n’ Dry upholstery cleaning Auckland service has offered leather cleaning for over 30 years, and we have perfected the art. Our technicians will be able to identify your leather and then use our one of a kind leather cleaning methods to get your leather furniture looking great again. Whether you have suede, faux suede, finished, unfinished, soft, or nubuck, Steam ‘n’ Dry service can get your leather cleaned, and usually right in your own home!

Question:  How can I make my upholstery stay clean longer?

If you have children or pets that like to jump on the upholstery cleaning guide, use slipcovers, or a throw, to protect the fabric. A common upholstery cleaning FAQ.  Not let children climb on your sofa in their shoes. It is also essential to dust upholstery, bed mattress, car interior, curtains, and couch furniture fabrics regularly. Which will prevent dust, sand, dirt

Question: Can you clean pet vomit from the couch?

Yes, our cleaners are trained to remove pet vomit from fabric. We will not just get rid of the stain and odour but Steam ‘n’ Dry upholstery cleaners Auckland will also sanitise your couch correctly to make it hygienic for use again.

Question:  Why is professional upholstery cleaning well than what I can do with commercially available products?

Our experienced technicians know the right product for each type of upholstery. Our cleaning method is deep and thorough, and it leaves your upholstery not only clean, furthermore, disinfected, and without any chemical residue.

Question: What is the furniture cleaning Cost Price?  Payment Method?

You can avail Couch cleaning services from Steam ‘n’ Dry upholstery cleaners Auckland at a Very affordable price. We boast of world-class upholstery cleaning services, and we are proud to offer same day upholstery cleaning services at an unbeatable price. Steam ‘n’ Dry upholstery cleaners Auckland understand that upholstery, mattress, furniture Sofa cleaning is not a luxury affair, and thus it should not be too hard on your pocket.

Steam ‘n’ Dry upholstery cleaners Auckland do not take any advance payment. Our cleaners will only accept the payment once you are satisfied with Steam ‘n’ Dry upholstery cleaning Auckland service.

Question: How often should I have my furniture professionally clean?

Good professional upholstery cleaning by Auckland Steam n Dry at least once a year will prolong the life of your upholstery, and it will ensure that it looks as new as long as possible. It is our job to protect your investment. For upholstery cleaning professionals, phone 0800 783-266, or email Auckland Steam n Dry.

Question:  What Does Steam ‘n’ Dry Services Offer?

At Steam ‘n’ Dry upholstery cleaners Auckland, you’ll find a broad spectrum of services in addition to cleanings, such as restoration and repair. We also provide on-site upholstery, mattress,  furniture couch cleaning service, so you don’t have to move heavy equipment to have it cleaned and then wait for an appointment to pick it up again. Steam ‘n’ Dry will clean your furniture, so it looks beautiful, and all within your schedule.

Written by: Graeme Stephens 2001 IICRC Certified Master Restoration Technician with over 32 years experience.

Published: 16 April 2020

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