Mattress Cleaning

Professional Mattress Cleaning in Adelaide by Bensons

Mattress Cleaning Adelaide

Mattress cleaning by Bensons Cleaning Services produces dramatic results. When a Bensons Cleaning Services technician cleans a mattress the client never fails to be amazed at the amount of dust and debris extracted prior to the deodorising and steam cleaning treatment.

Although your mattress may appear to be clean, in actual fact there are millions of shed skin particles and other debris contained therein. Dust mites, germs and other bacteria thrive in these conditions.

Bensons Cleaning Services use a formulated treatment designed specifically to eliminate this problem and, combined with 200°C steam extraction, leaves your mattresses clean, fresh and sterilised. 

To book the best Deluxe Mattress cleaning service in Adelaide, call 0412 184 687 now.

Deluxe Mattress Cleaning

What We Do

  • A pre-inspection of your mattress
  • Pre-vacuum of the mattress

    This will remove any loose or soiled debris

  • Pre-spray the mattress with a specialised deodoriser/sanitiser
  • Hand bonnet encapsulation clean
  • Anti-bacterial treatment
  • Steam clean the mattress to extract & remove dust-mite allergens
  • Single from $90
  • King Single from $100
  • Double from $160
  • Queen from $175
  • King from $195

But why do you need to have your mattress professionally steam cleaned?

Mattress Cleaning Make no mistake, the bedroom is one of the ‘dirtiest’ rooms in the home.  That might sound a little odd, but the reason they hold this title is because of microscopic critters called dust mites. Humans shed a layer of skin every 28 to 38 days (a lot of that shedding happens while we are in bed) and dust mites absolutely thrive on all that dead-skin. They produce 200 times their body weight in excrement during their lifetime. A female dust mite can produce up to 300 eggs. This article will highlight just how harmful and unhygienic beds can really be.

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What does a dust mite look like?

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Both male and female adult house dust mites are globular in shape, creamy white and have a striated cuticle. The female measures approximately 420 micrometres in length and 320 micrometres in width. The male is approximately 420 micrometres long and 245 micrometres wide. A member of the phylum Arthropoda, post-larval stages of house dust mites have eight legs; larval stages have six legs.

What is the average life cycle of the dust mite?

The average life cycle for a male house dust mite is approximately 19-30 days while a mated female house dust mite can live for up to two months, laying eggs for the last 30 days of her life.

Where do dust mites live?

The dust mite thrives in the modern environment of fully-carpeted, double-glazed, draft-proof homes, and is comfortable at 25 degrees Celsius (77 degrees Fahrenheit) and 75% relative humidity. Temperatures of over 60 degrees Celsius (140 degrees Fahrenheit) for a period of one hour are fatal to dust mites; freezing is also fatal. The mites are particularly common in mattresses, carpets and bedding.

Are dust mites harmful?

House dust mites do not bite or sting. The mite generally lives on shed human skin cells, which are pre-digested by the fungus Aspergillus repens. An average person sheds about 1.5 grams of skin a day (approximately 0.3-0.45 kg per year), which is enough to feed roughly a million dust mites. Further, dust mites in bedding derive moisture from human breathing, perspiration, and saliva.

How do dust mites cause asthma?

The house dust mite is one of the most significant source of allergens, implicated in allergic asthma, rhinitis, conjunctivitis and dermatitis. One of the more important proteins responsible for the allergic reaction is DerP1, a protease digestive enzyme found in mite feces.

Measures to control house dust mites:

  • Vacuuming carpeted areas regularly
  • Regular damp dusting of surfaces
  • Replacement of carpets with vinyl flooring
  • Covering of mattresses and pillows with impervious materials
  • Daytime internment of children’s plush toys in a freezer
  • Reduce ambient humidity below 70% to inhibit growth of Aspergillus

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