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Q & A

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Thumbtack.

How much does carpet cleaning cost per square foot?

In some cases, a quote from a carpet cleaning company will depend on the square footage of the room. The lower end of these prices will be between $0.15 and $0.20 per square foot, and they may rise as high as $0.40-$0.50 per square foot. Factors raising the price include the carpet’s condition (are there stains?) and whether they have to clean carpeted stairs, which take longer.

To find out how much it will cost clean your carpets, request cost estimates from pros near you.

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.

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.

How long does carpet cleaning take?

Given the way it can transform the carpet, cleaning happens remarkably quickly. You can expect an average size room to require about 20 minutes to thoroughly clean.

The job could take longer for several reasons. If the stains are widespread or particularly deep, the professional cleaner might need to spend more time removing them. They may also need to take time to move furniture out of the way.

How long does it take for carpet to dry after cleaning?

After a cleaning, you can expect your carpet to remain slightly damp for between six and 12 hours. You can expect the lower end of this figure if the air is dry, there’s plenty of air circulation or the temperature isn’t too low in your house. However, for humid environments or lower temperatures, your carpet could stay damp for longer.

What is dry carpet cleaning?

Dry carpet cleaning uses very little moisture to clean carpets. Instead, this method uses compound cleaning agents to loosen dirt that might be trapped in the carpet’s fibers. It’s an effective way to remove stains from soiled carpets. 

To learn more about how to maintain your carpets, read our guide.

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.

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. 

Reviews for Leawood carpet cleaners
Rebecca H.
Showed up and got my carpet cleaned for great value
D's Carpet CleaningD's Carpet Cleaning
William M.
Dave was on time, did more that I was hoping for--no BS--finished on time--carpet hadn't been cleaned in years--looks great--will use Dave again
DaveGlo CleaningDaveGlo Cleaning
Thumbtack Customer
Gary worked miracles on my stained dining room and study carpets, leaving them fresh smelling and cleaner than I'd have thought possible, leaving the rooms in great shape for an upcoming holiday dinner. He was pleasant to work with, straightforward, on time, and well-priced. I'll definitely rec his services, and call him again for more household carpet care!
Performance Carpet CarePerformance Carpet Care
Thumbtack Customer
Gary did an amazing job!!! First experience with him and absolutely WONT be the last! He showed up at the exact time he gave us and I asked him if he could do a little carpet stretch and he got right on that! He is very friendly and knowledgeable and told us the steps he was doing so we know how to keep our carpets clean for daily use! I would recommend him and his company to anyone!
Performance Carpet CarePerformance Carpet Care
Melanie S.
Dave did a nice job cleaning our carpet and was very professional in his work. He was responsive in my initial inquiries and he followed up the next day to maker certain his work was to expectation. I would highly recommend Dave and will use him again in the future!
DaveGlo CleaningDaveGlo Cleaning
Anne R.
This is the third time we have had Dave come to clean our carpets and upholstery, and we will never call anyone else! He is incredibly responsive, accommodating to our schedule, and always on time. He also gives us a good sense of how long each job will take and makes an effort to work around us if we're at home. He's been able to remove every single stain we've had, both on carpeting and upholstery. He cleans our large sectional and even an upholstered headboard, and they look brand new when he's done. He even does all the throw pillows and small area rugs. From our antique rugs to the wall-to-wall in our basement - there's nothing he hasn't done an exceptional job cleaning. We appreciate his professionalism and the quality of his work.
DaveGlo CleaningDaveGlo Cleaning
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