Is it a good idea to get carpets cleaned?
Professional carpet cleaning helps to remove dust mites, bacteria and other allergens, which ultimately helps your family breathe easier and reduces the risk of colds and other health problems. As strange as it may sound, dirty carpeting can impede the airflow in your home.
How much does it cost to clean 2 rooms of carpet?
Some carpet cleaning price ranges per room are: 1 room: $25 to $75. 2 rooms: $50 to $150. 3 rooms: $75 to $225.
How can I deep clean my carpet myself?
Mix 1/4 cup salt, 1/4 cup borax and 1/4 cup vinegar, then apply this paste to deep stains or heavily soiled sections of carpet. Allow the paste to sit on the carpet for several hours until it dries completely, then vacuum it away.
How often should a carpet be replaced?
Carpet fibers often become matted and frayed within just 3-5 years. A carpet can only be expected to last 5-15 years from installation, so if your carpet it starting to look a little beat-up then it’s probably time to replace it. Areas that see the most wear and tear are usually the hallways, stairs, and living areas.
How often should you clean your carpet?
As a general rule, it is best to have your carpets cleaned at least once per year. This will ensure your carpet warranty is maintained and most of the dirt, dust, and allergens that typically build up in your carpets will be kept under control.
What does baking soda do for carpets?
TLDR: Baking soda can be used to clean carpet because it is a powerful alkaline solution that when combined with acid produces dioxide gases. These oxidized gases are highly effective at removing stains from carpet and other materials with ease.
Can OxiClean be used to clean carpets?
Yes! You can use OxiClean™ Large Area Carpet Cleaner in any carpet cleaning machine. Just use the product as directed and follow all usage directions in the home owned or rental carpet cleaning machine’s user guide.
Can old carpet make you sick?
Old carpet also increases your risk of asthma attacks. The allergens in old carpet can reduce the indoor air quality of your home and trigger asthma attacks just like they trigger nasal congestion, sneezing, itchy eyes, and other allergic reactions.
How do I know if my carpet is clean?
Your carpet is clean when the fibers of the carpet looks fresh and feel softer. You can also see that there are no stains on the carpet. It will look and feel much lighter and fluffier once it is all dried.
How long do you have to wait to walk on carpet after cleaning?
Do not walk barefoot or in socks, or touch wet carpet or fabrics. 24 hours recommended. Use booties or clean soled shoes to walk on damp carpet. Soiled shoes , bare feet or socks will re-soil damp carpet very easily.
Is it OK to vacuum everyday?
You may not want or need to vacuum every day, but frequent vacuuming is still the best way to keep your home clean. For general carpet protection, run your vacuum over high-traffic areas of a space about twice a week. You don’t’ have to vacuum every day unless necessary. The rest of the carpet can be vacuumed weekly.
Should I steam clean my carpet?
According to Carter, most carpet manufacturers recommend the steam-cleaning method. This penetrates deep into the fibers and lifts out the dirt and the many pollutants we track in on our shoes. Also, it removes most of the moisture, so carpets dry fast. (Always check with your carpet manufacturer before cleaning.)
Does Stanley steemer use your water?
We use our hot water extraction cleaning process. Our upholstery cleaning machine injects hot water and our cleaning solution into the furniture to release dirt deep within the upholstery. Then, it extracts the water to remove the dirt.
Do I tip the Stanley steemer guys?
We’ve recently been asked if you have to tip your professional carpet cleaner. In our business, tipping is not required or expected, but it’s always appreciated. Tony Rogers Jr.
What forms of payment does Stanley steemer accept?
Most carpet cleaning companies do not accept credit cards, so it’s a relief to hear that Stanley Steemer does. In fact, they accept all major credit cards (MasterCard, Visa, Discover, and American Express) and also offer installment payment plans and cash discounts.