Should I call a restoration technician for water damaged carpet?

Yes, it is recommended to call a Metro Carpet Cleaning & Restorations specialist for water-flooded carpets. Water damage can lead to various issues such as mould growth, unpleasant odours, and structural damage if not addressed properly and promptly. Metro Carpet Cleaning flood specialists have the necessary expertise, equipment, and techniques to effectively handle water-damaged carpets.

Here are a few reasons why it’s advisable to contact a Metro professional:


Metro are trained, internationally certified, and experienced in dealing with water damaged carpets. They can assess the extent of the damage, determine the appropriate cleaning methods, and provide the best course of action to restore your carpet ASAP.


Metro have specialized equipment designed for water extraction and drying. They can effectively remove excess standing water from your carpet and use industrial-grade fans and dehumidifiers to expedite the drying process. These tools are more powerful and efficient than typical household or hire equipment.

Mould Prevention

Water damage can create a conducive environment for mould growth, which can lead to health issues. Metro is extensively experienced in how to properly dry the carpet and prevent mould and mildew from developing. They will also apply antimicrobial treatments to inhibit mould growth.


If the water damage is severe, a professional carpet cleaning specialist can evaluate whether the carpet can be salvaged or if it needs replacement. They can provide recommendations on the best course of action to restore your carpet to its pre-damage condition.

Insurance Claims

If you have insurance coverage for water damage, hiring a Metro technician can provide the necessary documentation, and evidence of the damage for insurance purposes. Metro can provide detailed reports and invoices to support your claim.

Important! time is crucial when dealing with water damage. The longer the water sits on your carpet, the greater the risk of permanent damage and mould growth. So, it’s important to act quickly and contact Total Cleaning Solutions ASAP to mitigate further secondary damage and ensure a thorough and safe restoration process.


About Vic Barzacca

Vic Barzacca brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the world of cleaning and restoration solutions. With a passion for delivering exceptional results, Vic’s articles offer valuable insights and practical tips on achieving a superior clean.

As the founder of Total Cleaning Solutions, Metro Carpet Cleaning and Metro Restorers, Vic’s expertise extends beyond the written word, with hands-on involvement in every project.

His commitment to personalized service and unwavering attention to detail ensure that clients receive nothing short of excellence. Whether you’re seeking guidance on tackling tough stains or looking for innovative cleaning techniques, Vic’s articles are your go-to resource. Contact Vic today to learn more or discuss your cleaning needs.