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Why Does Carpet Feel Sticky?



 

Name: JJ  City: Orlando

Question: I have a deep clean extractor. The carpet I'm cleaning has not been cleaned in probably...well, years!!! I have now cleaned one room 4 or 5 times. It's looking cleaner but it feels sticky when you run your hand over it on walk on it, even after drying completely and vacuming. I have tried extra rinsing, even letting it dry then just rinsing. Why is it still sticky? What can I do to get this carpet back to clean and soft? I really need to do this myself if possible, I can't afford a professional. Thanks for your help.