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Damage From Pets Causes Pulled Threads

By |2015-06-15T03:24:37+00:00December 28th, 2014|Pulled Threads, Recent Repairs, Ripped Joins|

This was one of our carpet repairs in Sydney in a residential home. The pet damage to the carpet was caused by a cat pulling at the loops with its claws. I re-tufted this area with a needle and some of the same yarn by hand. The challenge is trying to make the same loop construction that is like the original which was machine sewn. Hand stitch is never as perfect as machined stitched but I can get it close. The customer loved it. The yarn that we stitched in was new and needed sometime to wear in and become a little soiled similar to the rest of the carpet. Once this is done you will never see where the new yarn was sewn in.

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Commercial Carpet Repairs Sydney

By |2017-07-08T11:07:57+00:00December 23rd, 2014|Pulled Threads, Recent Repairs|

This job was a commercial carpet repairs Sydney project that we responded to a call that a tradesperson was doing his job of installing petitions in an office when his screw caused a pulled thread in the carpet leaving a very unsightly line in the carpet. On this repair we cut out the damaged area and sewed in a new piece of carpet left over from the original instillation. It was a great thing that the carpet was new and there was plenty of carpet for us to use to make the repair.

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Carpet Water Damage Sydney

By |2015-06-15T03:43:57+00:00December 19th, 2014|Carpet Water Damage, Recent Repairs|

Carpet water damage repair can be needed when least expecting it. As luck would have it, one of our recent customers weren’t aware of the long term effects of having a plat pot on the floor and the water leaking or spilling out when watering it. This residential carpet water damage in the Gold Coast wasn’t a job too tough for Lindette. Let’s take a look. When we began to plan this carpet water damage repair, we had to use the cut out and sew back in method called invisible mending. This is a process of cutting out the damaged area of the carpet and then sewing in a like piece of carpet that you find either in another area of the home or from a leftover piece of carpet after the original instillation.

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Ink Stains Caused By Dog, Carpet Repairs Sydney

By |2017-07-08T11:07:57+00:00December 13th, 2014|Carpet Stain Removal, Recent Repairs|

Well man’s best friend was at it again in this residential Sydney home when our client’s dog got a hold of a blue pen and caused ink stains on carpet leaving little blue dots in several places. This carpet stain removal job wasn’t going to be an easy task. On this project we had to cut out a piece of carpet from another area of the home, cut out the damaged area of the carpet and then hand sew in the undamaged piece of carpet using the invisible mending technique.

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Residential Carpet Repair In Sydney

By |2015-06-15T03:44:48+00:00December 5th, 2014|Pulled Threads, Recent Repairs|

This job was a residential project where we performed a pulled threads carpet repair in Sydney. The damage was pulled threads that were caused by kids toys snagging on the carpet and pulling the thread. We used the industry best practice called invisible mending which means we hand sew an undamaged piece of carpet into your damaged area of carpet after removing the bad piece.

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Leg Of A Chair Catches The Carpet And Causes Pulled Threads

By |2015-06-15T03:43:00+00:00November 21st, 2014|Pulled Threads, Recent Repairs|

This carpet repair job was a residential project in the Sydney area. The damage was pulled threads that were caused by the leg of a chair that had caught on the carpet when being pulled on and away from the carpet. On this project we used the industry best practice of hand sewing the yarn back into place using the invisible mending technique. Our main challenge in this job was to match the high low pattern of the loops and make it as uniform as possible so our customers guests could never tell that there was ever any damage to the carpet.

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Tradesperson Installing A Doorstop Causes A Pulled Thread

By |2017-07-08T11:07:57+00:00November 14th, 2014|Pulled Threads, Recent Repairs|

For this carpet repair, we had to go in and make a repair to a piece of carpet that a tradesperson was working on at commercial project in a new apartment complex where he was installing a door stop when all of sudden the screw caught the threading of the carpet and caused a pulled thread creating a major eye sore in the new flooring. When working on this project, we had to cut out the damaged area and re-glue it using the invisible mending technique. This was in a brand new apartment unit which made it imperative that we make the repair look seamless and invisible so the new tenants could not see that there was ever any pulled thread damage to the carpet.

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Commercial Carpet Repair Of Knife Cuts In Carpet

By |2017-07-08T11:07:57+00:00November 12th, 2014|Pulled Threads, Recent Repairs|

This was a Sydney area commercial carpet repair job. The damage was made by knife cuts in carpet caused by painter when removing plastic that was protecting the carpet. The cuts were made with a Stanley knife. On this job we had to use the invisible mending technique to replace a cut out piece of the damaged carpet with an undamaged piece of carpet we were able to find. As the units are brand new if we were unable to make invisible the whole unit needed to be replaced at huge costs to the tradesperson.

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Pulled Thread Along Join In A Sydney Residential Home

By |2015-06-15T03:49:09+00:00November 5th, 2014|Pulled Threads, Recent Repairs|

This was a Sydney area residential carpet repair job. The damage was a pulled thread along join in the carpet. Cut opened the seam, trimmed the damage area away and re-seamed the carpet making sure to pattern match the carpet. As the repair was on a join it creates issues and is harder to repair due to the heat bond tape that is used when constructing joins.

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Gold Coast Carpet Repairs Of A Pulled Thread

By |2015-06-15T03:49:52+00:00November 1st, 2014|Pulled Threads, Recent Repairs|

This was a residential carpet repair job in the Gold Coast area. The damage was a pulled thread caused by a high healed shoe when the tenant was walking across the floor. We had to carefully hand sew the yarn back into the damaged area of the carpet. Due to this home being a rented property the repair had to be invisible as possible. This proved to be difficult as it was out in the middle of the room, however we were able to accomplish the job with great success.

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