Archives: October 2014
Urine in carpets is probably one of the more common issues faced on a daily basis for carpet cleaners. When faced with this issue it is advisable to clarify with the home owner as to what their expectations are in regards to the urine issue in their carpets. Is the home owner asking for the removal of the urine odor or is the removal of the stain for appearance reasons the most important thing to them?
The reason we ask this is because on certain wools, especially wool Berber if stained for concentrated yellow urine, it may never fully come out. The odor can be removed but the staining may never fully be removed. On most other carpets the staining can be removed relatively easy. So this needs to be explained to the home owner.
How we handle the different situations will vary. But basically it comes down to four situations.
Let me clarify.