There are lots of carpet cleaning supplies available in the market. These supplies as used here consist of both cleaning products and equipment.
We’ll be categorizing these under chemicals, tools, and supplies. So, without further delay, let’s get into details.
Carpet cleaning is an important maintenance task that prolongs or extends its lifespan. This article will serve entrepreneurs seeking to start a carpet cleaning business as well as those wanting to clean their carpets effectively.
Carpet Cleaning Chemicals
Carpet cleaning chemicals are varied and consist of deodorizers, detergents, pre-sprays, upholstery cleaning, sanitizers, rinses, encapsulation, carpet protectors, pet odor & stain removers.
These will need to be further broken down into products as follows;
Carpet Cleaning Deodorizers
The different types of deodorizers for carpets include Matrix Lemon Fresh, Matrix Miracle Odor, and Stain Remover, Fresh Wave IAQ Carpet and Upholstery Additive, Fresh Wave IAQ Air & Surface Spray, Matrix Mountain Fresh, Saiger’s “Cide” Sauce Lime Citron Odor Destroyer and Matrix Herbal Fresh.
Other products include Matrix Orange Fresh, Odorcide 210 Concentrate, Odorcide 210 Concentrate Fresh Scent, Chemspec Kill Odor Regular, Odorcide Ox-Erase Stain and Odor Remover, and Prochem Flourosil Odor Neutralizer Floral Scent just to name a few.
There are lots of carpet detergents that include Matrix Confidence Premium Extraction Detergent, Matrix All Fiber Rinse, Matrix Radiant Fine Fabric Shampoo, Matrix Complete Rinse, and Matrix Finish First Carpet Extraction Detergent Powder.
Other carpet detergent products include Matrix Mirage Dry Foam Carpet Detergent, Prochem All Fiber Rinse Powder, Prochem All Fiber Rinse, Chemspec Formula 90 Powder with Biosolv, Prochem Dry Slurry Carpet Extraction Detergent, Saiger’s Sauce Deep Blue All Purpose All Fiber Rinse and Chemspec Optimal Rinse, etc.
Carpet pre-sprays consist of products like Matrix Grand Slam SC, Matrix Grand Slam SC, Matrix MaxFlex Heavy Duty, Matrix Fast Acting TLC, Saiger’s Sauce Code Red, Saiger’s Sauce, Chemeisters Grease Eraser and Pro’s Choice Firestorm High-pH Pre Spray, etc.
Carpet cleaning chemicals here include Matrix Oxy Encapsulant Plus, Matrix Double Strength Encapsulant Plus, Matrix Brite Look Bonnet Cleaner, Chemspec EncapBrite II, Pro’s Choice Brush, and Bonnet Cleaner, and Harvard Chemical Research Bone Dry Low Moisture Encapsulant, etc.
Products include Prochem All Fiber Rinse, Matrix Complete Rinse, Saiger’s Sauce Deep Blue All Purpose All Fiber Rinse, Prochem All Fiber Rinse Powder, Chemspec Optimal Rinse, Pro’s Choice Last Step Textile Rinse and Chemeisters Rinse Master, etc.
Pet Odor and Stain Removal
Products include Matrix All-in-One Pet Stain & Odor Remover, ODORx Un-Duz-it, Matrix Odor & Stain Remover, Matrix Bad Dog Urine Stain Remover, Odorcide 210 Concentrate, and Odorcide 210 Concentrate Fresh Scent, etc.
Here is a link to homemade pet odor removals for carpets.
Products under this category include Matrix Complete Rinse, Matrix Accomplish Fine Fabric Pre-Spray, Chemspec Heavy Duty Soil Lifter, Chemspec Colorfast Extraction Upholstery Cleaner, Chemspec Dry Fabric Cleaner, and KleenRite Upholstery Pre-Spray.
Carpet Cleaning Products And Supplies
Cleaning supplies for carpets include brushes & bonnets, hoses & accessories, safety supplies, and rags, towels, and sponges. Other supplies include sprayers, foam blocks & tabs, groomers among several others.
Let’s consider the following.
Hoses and Accessories
Products include vacuum hoses, hose reels, connectors, cuffs and couplers, solution hoses, and hose accessories.
Some of these include Gunjet Fine Spray Applicator, Titan 440 Impact Skid Airless Sprayer, Trigger Sprayer Heavy-Duty, Sprayer Bottle, SprayMaster Trigger Sprayer and Bottle, Hydro-Force Injection Sprayer, and Hydro-force Revolution Injection Sprayer.
Brushes and Bonnets
Products here include Loopy Carpet Bonnet, Showerfeed Rotary Carpet Brush, Carpet Bonnet with Stripes, Vibrant Commercial Carpet Brush, Adjust-A-Glide Carpet Shampoo Brush.
Other products include Grandi Groom Carpet Brush, Grandi Groom Carpet Rake, and Carpet Bonnets for Dirt Wacker Floor Machine.
Foam Blocks and Tabs
There are several products under this category of supplies that include Tabs Clear Plastic 4 Inch, Tabs White Plastic 4 Inch, Sticky Tabs, Tabs Clear Plastic 5 Inch, Brown Kraft Paper, Trimaco Easy Mask, and Carpet Shield.
Others include Red Rosin Paper, Snap Block Holder, and Hard Floor Shield.
Grandi Groom Carpet Rake, Grandi Groom Carpet Brush, Shaw Total Care Carpet Brush Kit with Stain & Soil Remover.
Others are Vibrant Commercial Carpet Brush, Handi Groomer, Carpet Comb, Nylon Napping Brush, Pile Brush, and Grandi-Groom Conversion among others.
Rags, Sponges, and Towels
Products here include Microfiber Cloth, Reclaimed Huck Towels, Dry Cleaning Soot Sponges, Reclaimed Terry Towels, Unitex Reclaimed Terry Towels, Medium Duty Scouring Sponge and Light Duty Scouring Spong.
Others are Scrub Sponge, Treated Dust Cloths, Cloth Rage 100% Cotton and Bar Mop Towels, etc.
Safety supplies are of different types, some of which include Coveralls and Protective Clothing, Containment, Respiratory Protection, Safety Goggles, Gloves, Hearing Protection, Floor Signs, Fall Protection, Spill Control, and First Aid.
Carpet Cleaning Equipment
Carpet cleaning equipment is necessary for carrying out a thorough and comprehensive job. These range from portable carpet extractors to truck mounts, hoses, and accessories, wands & stair tools as well as encapsulation.
Others include air movers, rotary extractors, and upholstery cleaning equipment. Let’s consider some of these as follows;
Portable Carpet Extractors
Products include Prospector PE5003, Prospector PE1200, HydraMaster PEX 500, Nobles EX-SC-1020, KleenRite EDGE, Nobles Falcon 2800 Plus, Sanitaire RESTORE, Ambassador 20 Carpet Extractor, Prochem Ninja Warrior, and EZ Spot Portable Spotting Extractor with Heat.
Wands and Stair Tools
Different products under this category include Upholstery or Hand Tools, Stair Tools, Carpet Wands, and Rotary Extractors or Power Wands.
Hoses and Accessories
Products include Vacuum Hoses, Solution Hoses, Hose Reels, Hose Accessories and Connectors, Cuffs, and Couplers.
There are Centrifugal Air Movers, Floor & Cavity Drying, Axial Air Movers, Low Profile Air Movers, Air Mover Accessories, and Down Draft Air Movers.
Products include Freedom Upholstery Tool, The Detailer-Upholstery Cleaning Hand Tool, DriMaster Upholstery Tool, Prochem Upholstery Tool, KleenRite High-Pressure Upholstery Tool, and Sapphire Scientific Upholstery Pro, etc.
For each category of carpet cleaning supplies listed, only a few have been chosen as there’s an almost inexhaustible list of supplies available to choose from. These give you a fair picture of the supplies available for your cleaning needs.
You only need to get those you consider more efficient.
Before purchasing your supplies, consider checking customer reviews for each. This gives you an idea of how effective such supplies are.
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