How to Remove Mould from a Jute Rug

How to Remove Mould from a Jute Rug

Act Fast: Mould Grows Quickly After a Water Damage

When a jute rug is subjected to water damage and it is left untreated, mould will appear quickly (in as little as 48 hours), the rug will develop a distasteful odour, and then becomes at risk of being permanently damaged. This is also true of other natural fibre rugs. Once mould has developed, anyone near the rug is at risk of developing health problems. Due to this, having the rug treated by professionals with experience in cleaning mould from rugs is extremely important.

Why Cleaning at Home Isn’t Sufficient

While you can try to remove mould from your rug yourself, it often becomes a far more difficult task than you realise. Even if you have your own home carpet cleaner, it is unlikely that you will be able to remove all traces of mould and odour, and in many cases the stain and odour returns. It is also important to understand that you need to have a large space available to clean the rug and a rack to put it on to dry it thoroughly. Cleaning a rug cannot be rushed and can often lead to more damage if acre isn’t taken.

AllAces Offers a Professional Mould Removal 

AllAces Cleaning & Restoration are familiar will all types of rug and carpet cleaning, so we can remove all traces of mould from your jute rug, as well as other natural fibre rugs such as Sisal and Hemp. At AllAces we use a professional chemical treatment that cleans and sanitises the rug and is then dried thoroughly to remove all traces of bacteria and odour. We have the knowledge and expertise to effectively clean and sanitise your rug in their one-of-a-kind facility, with state-of-the-art cleaning equipment.

AllAces Step-by-Step Process to Remove Mould from Your Rug

  1. To begin, we inspect and photograph the rug for evidence of physical damage.
  2. We then thoroughly vacuum and beat out all the excess debris with the Rug Badger.
  3. Then, we use the Ozone Hydroxyl machine to thoroughly dry the rug.
  4. After this, we apply a dry powder composite to clean and deodorise the rug at the same time.
  5. The rug is then vacuumed and beat with the Rug Badger for a second time.
  6. We then place the rug on a rack and apply high pressure air.
  7. The rug is vacuumed for a final time and wrapped in paper.

The entire mould removal process takes about 3 working days. Call AllAces Cleaning & Restoration on 1800 00 10 10 to discuss with our friendly staff about our mould removal service.

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