In New Port Richey FL the best way to sanitize your carpet is by calling Chem-Dry of Tampa for a professional sanitizing service. Sanitizing your carpet involves spraying a soft surface sanitizer designed to kill tough germs and bacteria in a short amount of time. The process is simple, before doing a deep extraction cleaning of your carpet a carpet technician sprays on an even coat of a carpet sanitizer and lets it dwell from 30 seconds to 10 minutes to make sure it effectively kill 99.9% of bacteria and viruses. It’s then extracted through the regular steam cleaning process. It’s not uncommon for people to assume that the steam in the steam cleaning process is a sanitizer, but the steam used cools too quickly to effectively kill bacteria or viruses. Next time you have your carpets cleaned in New Port Richey FL make sure to have them sanitized as well. It will eliminate odors caused by bacteria and mold, making your whole house healthier and cleaner.