Carpet Cleaning FAQs
How often should I have my carpets cleaned?
Most carpet manufacturers recommend having your carpets professionally cleaned at least once a year, and more frequently if you have pets or high foot traffic. The frequency of cleaning also depends on your personal preferences and the level of cleanliness you need.
Can carpet cleaning remove pet stains and odors?
A professional carpet cleaning can remove pet stains and odours. It’s important to act quickly and avoid using DIY cleaning methods, as they can make the problem worse. Professional cleaners use specialized equipment and products to effectively remove pet stains and odours.
Is it safe to walk on newly cleaned carpets?
Yes, it is safe to walk on newly cleaned carpets. However, it’s best to wait until the carpet is completely dry to avoid slipping or tracking dirt onto the wet fibres. Most professional cleaners use high-powered equipment that leaves carpets dry in a matter of hours.
Are there any health benefits to having my carpets professionally cleaned?
Indeed, professional carpet steam cleaning can improve indoor air quality by removing dust, allergens, and other pollutants trapped in the fibres. It can prevent the growth of mould and bacteria. Those with allergies, asthma, or other respiratory issues can stay relaxed.
How much does professional carpet cleaning cost?
The carpet cleaning cost depends on various factors such as the type of cleaning method used, the size of the area, level of dirt & stains. You can get a free cost estimate here.
How often should I have my upholstery professionally cleaned?
Most upholstery manufacturers recommend having your upholstery professionally cleaned every few years, depending on traffic. Also important to consider factors such as pets, children, and allergies when determining the frequency of cleaning.
Can upholstery cleaning remove stains and odours?
A professional upholstery cleaning can remove stains and odors from upholstery fabrics. Any stains and spills should be taken care of at the earliest to prevent them from setting in. Our cleaners use specialized equipment and products to effectively remove stains and odours from upholstery.
Is it safe to clean my own upholstery?
While it’s possible to clean upholstery yourself, it can be risky and may cause damage to the fabric. Our cleaners have the knowledge and experience to safely and effectively clean upholstery without causing damage. Additionally, DIY cleaning methods may not be as effective in removing stains and odours.
How long does it take for upholstery to dry after cleaning?
The drying time for upholstery varies depending on the type of fabric and the cleaning method used. Most upholstery will be dry within a few hours, but thicker fabrics or deep cleaning methods may take a bit longer. Avoid sitting on or using the upholstery until it is completely dry to prevent damage or re-soiling.
What is the best method for cleaning an area rug?
The best method for cleaning an area rug depends on the type of rug and the level of soiling. Some rugs may be safely cleaned with water and mild detergent, others may require specialized cleaning methods such as steam cleaning or dry cleaning.
How often should I have my area rug professionally cleaned?
The frequency of professional cleaning for area rugs depends on the amount of use and level of soiling. Most experts recommend having area rugs professionally cleaned every 12 to 18 months, although some rugs may require more frequent cleaning.
What is tile and grout cleaning?
The process of tile and grout cleaning involves removing dirt, grime, and contaminants from the pores of grout lines and tile surfaces, which can become discoloured and dull over time.
The grout and tile cleaning process can vary on the type of stain and the material the grout is made of but typically involves using specialized cleaning solutions and tools, such as steam cleaners or stiff-bristle brushes.