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Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

What’s the best way to set up a consultation or an appointment with a professional carpet cleaner during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Set up a virtual appointment to discuss the scope of work. Conducting the consultation over video conference or phone call will ensure that you remain within the CDC's social distancing guidelines

Start by messaging a professional steam cleaner or carpet cleaner near you, and ask them if they would be willing to talk by phone or video call. Be sure to ask them how they handle payments and what precautions they have in place to keep you and your household safe. 

How can I find out if a professional carpet cleaner is considered an essential COVID-19 service provider?

Local and federal governments are currently in the process of defining essential services guidelines, and it’s best to read them to see whether professional carpet cleaning or steam cleaning is considered essential. A good place to start is with your city or state’s government website.

The CISA's Identifying Critical Infrastructure During COVID-19 webpage identifies 16 critical infrastructure sectors on a federal level. Some, but not all, jurisdictions follow CISA’s definitions of critical infrastructure.

Can I use digital payments to pay for professional carpet cleaning?

It’s common for professional carpet cleaners to accept digital payments such as Square Cash, Venmo, Google Pay, Zelle, PayPal and others. The current COVID-19 pandemic is quickly encouraging other companies to digitally transform as well. Make sure the carpet cleaner you hire will accept a digital payment instead of cash or check, and come up with a strategy for complying with social distancing regulations.

Compare carpet cleaners near you to see which types of payments they accept.

Does a professional carpet cleaner or steam cleaner need to enter my home?

Because the majority of carpet cleaning and steam cleaning jobs take place in someone’s home, it’s likely that a professional carpet cleaner would need to enter your home.

When you contact carpet cleaners near you, ask if they will do a video call in place of a standard consultation. Send photos and other materials digitally. Practice safe social distancing at all times, and follow both local and CDC guidelines.

Is it worth getting carpets professionally cleaned?

Purchasing a steam cleaner yourself may help to remove stubborn stains, but it simply won’t match the deep clean and efficiency that comes from hiring a professional carpet cleaner. Pros have powerful tools that can quickly remove even the most stubborn stains. 

If you’re selling your home, clean carpets can make your home more appealing to prospective buyers. And the expense is offset when you consider that you only need to get your carpets cleaned about once a year. Plus, professional carpet cleaning can extend the life of your carpets, saving you money in the long run.

Which is better: steam cleaning or shampooing carpet?

Both steam cleaning and shampooing are tried-and-true methods for getting dirt and stains out of your carpets. The methods are different, however.

Steam cleaning will remove dirt from your carpets via hot water extraction, while shampooing requires scrubbing. If you’re in a time crunch, or if you just have one or two small spots that need to be removed, shampooing may be a better option, as it allows you to spot-clean small areas. Both steam cleaning and shampooing make your carpets wet, so you will need to allow for time for the carpets to dry. 

Contact carpet cleaning pros near you, and discuss the best options for your carpets.

Do professional carpet cleaners or steam cleaners offer remote or virtual services?

While cleaning services such as professional carpet cleaning or steam cleaning are not typically done remotely, many businesses and professionals are making changes to accommodate the CDC's social distancing guidelines. If you come across a carpet cleaner’s profile and it states they’re offering remote services, contact the cleaner to see what those services include. 

How often should carpets be steam cleaned?

Dirty carpets can be unhealthy for the people living in the home, particularly those who have allergies, so it’s important to have them cleaned regularly; simply vacuuming once or twice a week isn’t enough. Carpet cleaning should be done by a professional carpet cleaning service at least once a year to remove grime and help extend the life of your carpet. Most carpet manufacturers recommend professional steam cleaning, which penetrates deep into the carpet fibers and lifts out both dirt and the pollutants that get tracked inside. Steam cleaning also removes most of the moisture, so carpets dry quickly enough for homeowners to resume using them the same day. Between professional carpet cleanings, your carpet may need an emergency spot cleaning. Pet accidents, food or drink spills, and more can often be effectively cleaned with some water and a drop of white vinegar, although many cleaners will also make house calls for smaller spills and hard-to-clean spots like wine or grease stains.

How much does it cost to clean an area rug?

Whether your pet had an accident, the party got too wild, or your kids can’t control their juice boxes — we all need rug cleaning from time to time. In fact, even if you don’t have a spill or spot, it’s wise to have your area rug cleaned approximately once a year to keep the rug fibers in good health. In general, rug cleaning prices depend on the square footage of the rug, what the rug is made of, whether any repairs are needed, and whether you require the pro to travel to your location or provide pickup and drop-off services. Nationally, average area rug cleaning prices range from $80 to $120.

Wool and silk area rugs typically cost more to clean than rugs made from synthetic fibers because the more delicate materials take more care and may require specialized cleaning fluids. For example, a synthetic rug may cost $1.50 per square foot to clean; a wool, cotton, or chiffon rug could be $2 per square foot; and a silk or Navajo wool rug could cost $3 per square foot. The two most common rug cleaning methods are steam and chemical cleaning. The costs for the two methods are often the same, although a steam-cleaned rug will take longer to dry due to the moisture. If your area rug needs odor removal, moth deterrent, or hand washing, there will be additional charges.

Reviews for Murrieta carpet cleaners
Thumbtack Customer
Prompt, Great service, my carpets are clean!! Would highly recommend.
Optimum Cleaning ServicesOptimum Cleaning Services
Thumbtack Customer
On Time. Did a great job and left the carpet smelling and looking super clean.
Greenside Carpet and Dryer Vent Cleaning Servic...Greenside Carpet and Dryer Vent Cleaning Servic...
Thumbtack Customer
Showed up exactly on time. So quick and very professional. I had all my carpets and tile cleaned and it only took two hours. I will hire them again next time I need my carpets cleaned.
A Step Above Cleaning ServicesA Step Above Cleaning Services
Thumbtack Customer
Tim cleaned all of our carpet and some of our sofas. The carpet looks great and the furniture looks new again. He was on time and worked diligently all day. I will definitely use him again and highly recommend him.
All About CleaningAll About Cleaning
Thumbtack Customer
Tim did a great job on my carpet. He was flexible with scheduling and was very prompt. He worked diligently and my carpets look great. I could see the difference when he was done. Tim was polite, nice and professional. I would use his company for future needs and definitely recommend them for carpet cleaning services.
All About CleaningAll About Cleaning
Greg C.
The Chem Dry guys did a great job on the house and on a Sunday. House smells clean and the carpets look new. Thanks fellas.
Exact Chem Dry (Carpet & Upholstery Cleaning)Exact Chem Dry (Carpet & Upholstery Cleaning)
Thumbtack Customer
Great to have my carpets cleaned after hours! Tim did an awesome job for a good price. No hidden charges or unexpected fees. Honest and respectful.
All About CleaningAll About Cleaning
JoAnn S.
Jaime and his partner were excellent!! They came in and did a walkthrough and got to work! Our carpet is very clean and smells great! I highly recommend their services.
Ecofriendly Carpet and Upholstery CleaningEcofriendly Carpet and Upholstery Cleaning
Krista L.
My carpet looks great! I will definitely rehire Optimum Cleaning again. They were very professional and did a thorough job. I had pet stains that I was unable to get clean, and I cant even tell where they used to be.
Optimum Cleaning ServicesOptimum Cleaning Services
They were courteous, considerate, and did an exceptional job on the carpets. Very responsive to address all my concerns before and after our cleaning. Will definitely use your service again. Thank you .
Optimum Cleaning ServicesOptimum Cleaning Services
Kristi T.
Oh my goodness where do I start. They are so friendly and willing to chat about the cleaning process with very curious minds of a 3, 7 and 9 year old following them around asking what they're doing. We did carpet cleaning first and LOVE the way the carpets came out! We just moved into a new home and the previous owners dog had left stains and such left and right! The next day they did tile and then before, during and after was amazing! The guys were so nice, fast and clean! I'll definitely use them again in the future!!!
Optimum Cleaning ServicesOptimum Cleaning Services
Lauran L.
Andrew reyes COST me money!! DO NOT HIRE THIS COMPANY!! I hired KTH to do my carpet cleaning for my move out . When I hired him to do the carpets on thumbtack he told me that he also does move out cleaning and it includes interior window washing at a great price, one package SO i accepted!... the carpet cleaning he did was decent, but the move out clean was NOT WHAT HE ADVERTISES and didn't do the window washing and he left before the job was finished AFTER already being paid. I should have known better when he let me know that he ONLy ACCEPTS CASH. I came back home only to find that he he left without finished the job, didn't do the floors, walls, cabinets, toilets NOTHING!!!, or do the windows!!! he only cleaned the carpet, which was halfway decent. He led me to believe that he is a professional cleaning company when he is really just a one man guy who doesn't even bring his own tools or products!!!!! Upon calling him immediately after seeing the job undone, he ignored my phone calls and would only text me back saying he would text me later. My landlord came back and charged me $650 because it was my last day in the property and she had to finish the job he didn't even do. I had no time to fine someone else or another company. I also gave him the opportunity to come back and finish, and I was ignore. SO here i am forced to write a bad review, which I hate doing! do not hire this company!!!!!!!
Spotless KTHSpotless KTH
Antonio W.
The team that came in to do my cleaning was very thorough and made sure I knew from the beginning the price quoted was the actual price being charged once I walked through and made sure they equaled or exceeded my expectations. I waited for a few days to see once I knew for sure everything was completely dry that no additional spots showed up since my carpet was only a year and a half old with all new padding. And it still looks as crisp and clean as the day they left. Spots I knew of are clean and gone. They did a superb job! Thanks Eddie!
Greenside Carpet and Dryer Vent Cleaning Servic...Greenside Carpet and Dryer Vent Cleaning Servic...
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