Filtration Soiling

Filtration Soiling

(Those ugly black lines around the baseboards and under the doorways in your home.)

Carpet Filtration Soiling Colton, CA

If you have light colored carpeting in your Colton, CA home, you may have experienced those ugly dark lines that appear along the edges of the carpet. This specific kind of soiling is called filtration soiling because it comes from air passing through the carpet as it is attempting to get through the crack between the carpet and the baseboard, or under a closed door. This typically occurs over a significant period of time and is generally not noticed until a larger build-up has occurred.

This type of soiling is difficult to remove because the soil particles are so fine that they penetrate deep into the carpet pile, and sometimes into the backing of the carpet. The negative effects of filtration soiling can typically be removed achieving reasonable results with the use special cleaning products and equipment, and some significant time and effort, as well. Call the carpet cleaning professionals at Century Chem-Dry in Colton, CA at (951) 247-1257 for a free estimate and phone consultation. To help prevent the effects of filtration soiling, try to vacuum and wipe down the edges of your carpeting on a regular basis.