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My Rug Smells After I Cleaned It–Prescott Valley AZ


Hi, folks! Ruthie with Arizona Oriental & Specialty Rug Care here in Prescott, AZ.

It’s happened countless times before, where customers contact us to stay their rug smells.

Once they say this, they follow with they tried to clean it themselves. Unfortunately, if you try to save a bit of money and clean your rug at home, you’ll think everything will be ok once you’re done. It nearly always happens that you noticed an odor that wasn’t there before. It is far better to have the job done right with a Prescott Valley area rug cleaning professional.


Why Do Rugs Always Smell After Home Cleaning?

There are a few things that might have happened. Because of puppy urine accidents, either you were trying to clean your rug, or your children were suddenly sick and vomited on the rug, and you failed to remove the source of the odor.

That, or you could not extract the water from the rug properly, and the rug did not dry fast enough. It creates an entirely new set of issues revolving around the musty odors and mold.

These two things may, in the first place, be more damaging than the original smelly spot.


Dealing with Rug Odors in Prescott Valley

If you have washed your rug, but you still smell odors, a professional rug cleaning service such as Arizona Oriental & Specialty Rug Care right here in Prescott, AZ, needs to examine and clean your rug.

Unfortunately, there may already be permanent and irreversible damage, so we cannot guarantee it is possible to save any rug in this condition. HOWEVER, to protect your beloved area rug, we have the right tools, cleaning solutions, and abilities to give us the best chance.

Arizona Oriental has a great deal of experience and success in rescuing odorous rugs. We will do a full evaluation and evaluate the damage and what corrective measures need to be taken after we do a thorough inspection of your rug. We’re here to help you, so contact us if you have questions!

If you search for professional rug cleaning, you can contact Arizona Oriental & Specialty Rug Care in Prescott or fill in the compact form here for a direct reply.

You can also check out our customer reviews from Birdeye and Yellow Pages

Arizona Oriental & Specialty Rug Care serves Prescott, Prescott Valley, Sedona, Flagstaff, and much of the Northern Arizona areas. We meet the highest standards in professional cleaning of area rugs with rug wash specialists having earned the highest training, including certification as WOOLSAFE FIBRE CARE SPECIALISTS through the WOOLSAFE ORGANISATION. Such extraordinary certification ensures our client’s area rugs receive the highest quality care.

Give us a call for more information on area rug cleaning for bad smells at 928-445-1718, visit our website at, or stop by Monday through Friday 10:00 am to 4:00 pm at our rug washing facility at 565 EZ Street, Prescott, AZ 86301 (pickup and delivery also available). 07-14-2020

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