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Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

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.

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. 

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.

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.

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.

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 Pinellas Park carpet cleaners
Martha C.
I highly recommend Elite Recovery Team. They arrived on time. Cleaned our carpets much better than other carpet cleaning services we’ve used. David and Willie were very professional and our carpets look wonderful. Would definitely hire them again.
Elite Recovery Team, LLCElite Recovery Team, LLC
Thumbtack Customer
they can do all the carpet not just the track area and it should be cleaner
Carpet services by DannyCarpet services by Danny
Amos J.
Of the three estimates I received for my carpet cleaning job, Elite Recovery Team offered the best price and next day service. Mr. Heyer arrived early, was very courteous, knowledgeable, thorough and professional. I will definitely use Elite Recovery Team for all my future carpet cleaning needs and I would highly recommend them to anyone looking for professional carpet cleaning at a reasonable price.
Elite Recovery Team, LLCElite Recovery Team, LLC
John A.
Mike was awesome ! He did a thorough cleaning of my carpets and took the time to make sure every stain was lifted ! I highly recommend him!
A&B carpet cleanersA&B carpet cleaners
Katerina G.
The guys came and looked at my carpet and gave me a reasonable price to clean it. I thought that they had to come back to clean but nope.. They came prepared and got the job done correctly. They told everything that I needed to know and did an excellent job on the carpets and they smell good also. Very professional and got the job done ... Thanks so much , will call back in another 7 months
Elite Recovery Team, LLCElite Recovery Team, LLC
Sandi G.
My mother's carpet hadn't been cleaned in several years and they did an excellent job making it almost look like new. Thank you so much.
RugRats Cleaning ServiceRugRats Cleaning Service
Thumbtack Customer
hired for carpet cleaning....Ray showed up on time... very nice man...he has the equipment to do a professional job, and that's exactly what he did...I will definitely call him next time I need this service...good prices, also...!!!
Dunamis Power Cleaning ServicesDunamis Power Cleaning Services
Thumbtack Customer
Ray's work and equipment was outstanding. I provided him with a carpet I thought was extremely challenging (food spills, permanent marker stain and wear and tear) and it looks practically brand new. His product and his skill level truly shows Dunamis Power cleaning are experts in their field. Highly recommend and I will be contacting him again for my tile cleaning. Great job Ray. Thank you so much. Very fair price as well.
Dunamis Power Cleaning ServicesDunamis Power Cleaning Services
Thumbtack Customer
Justin was very professional, polite and easy to work with. The arrival range was 11-1 and he was here by 11:30 which was awesome. I opted for the sanitizing and Teflon guard because of my animals. Very low pressure sales for the added features and offered good insight with his recommendations. The total cleaning of my 4 bed house was about 2 hours. the carpets look great and Justin was very self sufficient. I'm very satisfied and I will be contacting Rugrats again for future cleaning.
RugRats Cleaning ServiceRugRats Cleaning Service
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