This Standard covers on-location cleaning of installed textile floor covering materials used in both residential and commercial applications.
This Standard covers the cleaning of textile floor covering materials for all methods of manufacture, including woven, tufted, needle-punched, bonded, and other manufacturing techniques reasonably encountered in residential and commercial installations.
This Standard establishes industry minimum cleaning procedures and may not be decreased. It may be exceeded by carpet manufacturers' or professional cleaners' recommendations.
Professional cleaners should maintain familiarity with fiber producer and carpet manufacturer warranty requirements that may pertain to this document.