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Authentic Gentle Washing for Fine Rugs

Your oriental rugs are works of art and very valuable investments. That's why we clean them with so much care and attention to detail. Ability Chem-Dry rug cleaners of Portland, uses specialized tools and equipment designed for area rugs. We provide an effective, yet gentle, cleaning process that is powerfully soft. Our specialized drying technique will minimize wicking and preserve the dye within the fibers of your rug. This leaves the colors of your rug vibrant and fresh just like the day you bought it.

Our expert technicians will evaluate your rug and implement the best process for cleaning, following the centuries old processes of the Middle East, where some of the world's finest rugs originate. Our process typically includes dry extraction to remove abrasive particulate material, a pre-spray cleaner specific for each type of fabric, gentle agitation, a submersion bath, expert drying and grooming, then detailed fringe cleaning. When necessary, a special pit for removing urine damage prior to the rinse bath helps ensure your rug's complete renewal. 

Let Ability Chem-Dry rug cleaners of Portland, bring the patterns and colors of your area rugs back to their original beauty. Our professionals can clean nearly any rug and have it virtually looking as good as new. Our cleaning products don't leave sticky dirt-attracting residue, so your rugs will stay cleaner longer. We won't just throw your rug down on a concrete floor and hose it off or put in an automated machine and hope it comes out clean.  We clean and rinse every inch carefully and thoroughly.  Ask about all our services available in Portland to ensure a deep-cleaned rug.

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Trust the Certified Area Rug Experts

Chem-Dry rug cleaners ensures your rugs are carefully handled and cleaned only by our certified, trained specialists. They are experts in area rug cleaning and perform a thorough evaluation to determine the safest, most effective method of cleaning your valuable rug, whether it needs to be cleaned in your home or at our facility to achieve optimum results. Ability Chem-Dry has been trained in the processes, equipment and cleaning solutions to identify and best care for your rugs.

Due to a wide variety in construction materials and styles of area rugs, your Portland area Ability Chem-Dry technician will provide an analysis and prepare a no-obligation quote. Call now to learn more.  Please have available the size, fiber type, such as wool, silk, cotton, a synthetic, if you know if it is hand knotted or tufted, or maybe machine constructed, is there fringe on the ends?  Also, the age, country of origin and value if known.  Lastly, let us know if you have any special issues such as urine odor or stains, etc.

In Portland, you can also drop off your rugs or upholstery (by appointment only, please) at: 

 12023 NE Sumner St.  Portland OR  97220

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