Carpet Water Extraction Service in Sonoma
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Do You Have Flooded Carpets?

A leak, rainstorm, or other sources of flooding can cause water to accumulate in your carpets. When you have large amounts of water like this, you can’t just wait for it to dry. you need a professional to extract the water from your carpets for you. Luckily, that’s exactly what we do at North American Chem-Dry in Sonoma. We use our powerful yet gentle extraction equipment to remove excess water from carpets and aid in the drying process. Don’t let water sit in your carpets, call North American Chem-Dry in Sonoma today to take care of any water in your carpet quickly. 


During this time, all jobs must apply our sanitizer in order to follow the guidelines for operating as an essential cleaning business. This will come at an extra cost, however, it is well worth it. Our hospital-grade sanitizer is EPA-registered and has been approved for use against SARS-COV2. Learn more about the other precautions we are taking to ensure the health and safety of you and our technicians.

How Water Damages Your Carpets and Health

Allowing water to sit in your carpets can cause lots of damage to your home. First, the water can dissolve the carpet glue, cause the carpets to ripple, and cause other cosmetic problems on the carpet. More important, though, are the health risks that wet carpets pose. Wet carpets are the perfect breeding ground for mold and mildew, which can develop after as little as 72 hours. Not only will this cause an unpleasant mildew smell in your home, but mold can also cause major health issues you want to avoid. If you have water in your carpets and you’re located in or near Sonoma, give us a call today at 707-938-9614!

What to Do When You Have Water in Your Carpets

Act quickly! This is not an issue you can put off or wait to handle this weekend. The longer water sits in your carpets, the worse the damage will be. Address the water issue as soon as possible and schedule your water extraction appointment with North American Chem-Dry right away. We have a busy schedule, but we will what we can to get your carpets taken care of as soon as possible.

Unplug any electronics and move them. Water and electricity don’t mix. In addition to ruining your electronics, water can cause electrical shock. If you have any electronics around the water, carefully unplug them and remove them from the area. You might want to shut off the electricity first if the water is bad.

Determine the source of the water and stop it. Before we can extract the water, you need to stop the water from building up. Excess water can be caused by a rainstorm, flooding, or other natural cause you can’t control, or it can be caused by a leaky appliance or pipe in your home. If you don’t know the source of the water, check your appliances and pipes for leaks. Treat the source of the water damage quickly.

Move furniture out of the area. Our cleaners are not licensed movers, so we cannot move heavy furniture. If the affected area has furniture, be sure to move it out the of the way so we can properly clean the area. This will also protect your furniture from water damage as well.




We provide superior residential and commercial carpet and upholstery cleaning services throughout Sonoma County, CA including: Sonoma, Petaluma, Santa Rosa, Cotati, Rohnert Park, Glen Ellen, Kenwood, Sebastapol, Windsor, Healdsburg, and the surrounding areas.


North American

19558 8th St E
Sonoma CA 95476
Sonoma: (707) 938-9614
Petaluma: (707) 762-9999
Santa Rosa: (707) 578-2001
Hours: Mon-Fri: 8am-5pm
Sat: 10am-2pm

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*Based on results of studies conducted by independent laboratories of Chem-Dry’s Hot Carbonating Extraction process. Allergens tested were dog and cat dander and dust mite allergen. All bacteria results include use of sanitizer. Figures are an average across multiple homes. Hard surface bacteria tests were based on independent lab testing associated with EPA registration #s 84683-3-74771 and 70385-6; sealed stone and VCT surfaces were evaluated and bacteria tested include salmonella, influenza and E. coli.