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Polypropylene Rug Cleaning Services In Liverpool

Polypropylene Rugs: Luxurious And Hard Wearing

polypropylene rugEco Steam clean have been cleaning polypropylene rugs for over 20 years in Liverpool, If you have a polypropylene rug and want to know how we clean them, please read on.

Polypropylene rugs have gained significant popularity in recent years due to their durability and versatility. Made from synthetic polypropylene fibers, these rugs are known for their resistance to stains, fading, and moisture. With these qualities, they have become an excellent choice for outdoor spaces, high-traffic areas, and households with children or pets.

One of the key advantages of polypropylene rugs is their ability to resist stains. Whether it’s a spilled drink or a pet accident, these rugs can withstand the challenges of everyday life. The synthetic fibers used in their construction create a barrier against liquid penetration, making it easier to clean up and preventing permanent staining.

In addition to stain resistance, polypropylene rugs are fade-resistant. Unlike natural fiber rugs that tend to fade over time when exposed to sunlight, polypropylene rugs retain their vibrant colors for extended periods. This makes them an ideal choice for outdoor areas too, or rooms with large windows that receive a lot of sunlight. The fade-resistant nature of polypropylene rugs ensures that they maintain their beauty and vibrancy even under harsh weather conditions.

Water resistance is another noteworthy feature of polypropylene rugs. Unlike wool or cotton rugs that may absorb moisture, polypropylene rugs are designed to repel water, making them suitable for areas that are prone to spills or high humidity like kitchens and bathrooms. This quality also makes them easy to clean, as any liquid spills can be easily wiped away with a cloth or sponge. While polypropylene rugs are durable and resistant to stains, they still require professional cleaning and maintenance to prolong their lifespan and keep them looking their best.

Professional rug cleaning companies in Liverpool like us, Its recommended to get cleaned once a year for optimum results, and here is a step-by-step guide how we effectively clean a polypropylene rug.

  • Firstly, we shake the rug outside your home on a tarpaulin sheet to remove any loose dirt and debris. This simple step helps to loosen the dirt particles within the rug before the cleaning process begins.
  • Next, any stains that may be present on the rug we carefully treat using a mild cleaning solution or a specifically formulated cleaner. We always test the cleaner on a small, inconspicuous area of the rug first to ensure that it does not cause any damage or discoloration. We Gently apply the stain remover to the stained areas which will help lift and remove the stains effectively.
  • Once the stains have been treated, it is essential to re-pile the rug to restore the fibers’ and texture. This step is be done with  either a CRB machine or soft brush by hand, gently brushing the rug in the direction of the fibers.
  • Hot water extraction is a highly effective method for thoroughly cleaning polypropylene rugs.
  • rug re-pileThis process involves using our truck mounted machine that sprays hot water and cleaning solution onto the rug, while simultaneously extracting the dirt and moisture. Hot water extraction not only removes deep-ground-in-dirt  but also helps revitalize the rug, leaving it looking great once more.
  • After the cleaning process, it is crucial to allow the rug to air dry outside in the garden for a few hours or placing the rug over a banister if you don’t have much out-door space. By allowing the rug to dry naturally, you ensure that it retains its original appearance and texture.

In conclusion, polypropylene rugs are a practical and stylish flooring option for various spaces. With their stain resistance, fade resistance, and water resistance, they can withstand the demands of high-traffic areas, outdoor spaces, and households with children or pets.

By following a proper cleaning routine, including get it professionally cleaned once a year, and allowing for proper drying, polypropylene rugs can maintain their beauty and longevity for years to come. If you have a polypropylene rug and you live in Liverpool or the Wirral then give Eco steam clean a call today. 0151 384 5700