Wash Process

Rugs are assessed and the best method for wash applied. Depending on the integrity of the construction and dyes we may alter this process to meet the needs of each piece.

OUR RUG WASHING PROCESS:

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Dry Soil Removal

Rugs are dusted either by machine or compressed air

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Soaking

Rugs are wet out completely

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Shampoo

A wool specific cleaning agent is agitated into the fibers

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Power Wash

A pressure washer is used to removed stuck on soils and stains

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Rinse

Every rug is rinsed on the floor to remove all cleaning agents

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Wringer

A wringer is used to flush and squeeze out a majority of the water from the rug

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Dry

Rugs are hung in our dry room to dry over night

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Finishing

Fringe, stain removal, and specialty work is performed by hand

Rugs Before & After Cleaning

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Additional Treatments: