CHEM-DRY VS. STEAM CLEANINGLearn Why Chem-Dry Is The Best Choice For Carpet Cleaning
Compare The Difference
The biggest difference comes down to this: if you could choose between having your carpets clean and dry in 1-2 hours or clean and dry in 1-2 days, which would you choose? If you’ve ever smelled musty, moist carpets or stepped on wet carpets, then the answer is obvious. Check out this short video that explains what makes our process superior to traditional steam cleaning.
We are Reno’s choice for drier, cleaner, and healthier carpet cleaning. Our commercial and residential cleaning services are unmatched in quality, just ask those who’ve tried Chem-Dry of Northern Nevada in the past. Your satisfaction is our highest priority with every service we provide.
Chem-Dry of Northern Nevada Carpet Cleaning
We boast a unique, effective carpet cleaning process that dries quickly. We use a patented Carbonating Cleaner that is applied using a low-pressure spray machine, covering your carpet with millions of microscopic carbonated bubbles (instead of tons of water). These tiny bubbles explode dirt and grime from the fibers of your carpet and raise them to the surface where they’re easily extracted and cleaned away. With our carbonated cleaning method, we’re able to use far less water than most steam cleaners. That’s why carpets cleaned by Chem-Dry of Northern Nevada are dry in only 1-2 hours, not days.
Steam Carpet Cleaning
Other carpet cleaners in Reno have a very different approach to cleaning carpets. Steam cleaning machines work by releasing buckets full of hot, soapy water onto your carpet. All that water and soap are then supposed to get sucked back up by the machine. However, that’s not usually the case. Instead, a lot of water and the sticky residue is left behind to attract dirt. Don’t get us wrong – steam cleaning does make carpets look clean for a short time, but the soap residue that gets left behind can cause them to get dirty quickly. Then you’ll have to call them again to get the same stains out! And with all that extra water, you’ll be waiting much longer for the carpets to dry, while in the meantime harmful mold and mildew have a perfect climate to grow.
Overall, Chem-Dry of Northern Nevada offers a superior carpet cleaning experience.
The Break-Down Between Chem-Dry and Steam Cleaning
Chem-Dry (Hot Carbonation)
- Carbonating, active cleaning solution
- A neutral pH cleaning solution
- Resists resoiling – stains don’t reappear
- Low water quantity
- Low-pressure application
- Short drying time – 1-2 hours
- Green solutions and cleaning method, minimal water
- Removes 98.1% of common household allergens from carpets
- A flat, inactive cleaning solution
- A high pH cleaning solution
- Encourages resoiling – reappearing stains
- High water quantity
- High-pressure application
- Long drying times – 1-2 days
- Harsh chemicals, excessive water
- Can damage some carpets
We provide superior residential and commercial carpet and upholstery cleaning services throughout the Northern Nevada area including: Reno, Sparks, Carson City, Winnemucca, Battle Mountain, Lovelock, and the surrounding areas.
Chem-Dry of Northern Nevada
Carpet, Upholstery, Area Rug, Tile Cleaning in Reno, NV
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*Based on results of studies conducted by independent laboratories of the Chem-Dry HCE (Hot Carbonating Extraction) and P.U.R.T. (Pet Urine Removal Treatment). Allergens tested were dog and cat dander and dust mite matter. Pet odor results based on testing with the most common odor sources found in dog and cat urine. Figures are an average across multiple tests.