Why You Need a Professional Carpet Cleaner
Many homeowners are in the business of DIY-ing as much as possible. While in some circumstances, this may be achievable and may even save you money, when it comes to carpet cleaning, we recommend hiring a professional. Let’s check out some of the reasons your carpet needs a deep clean, what the benefits of carpet cleaning are, and why you should hire a professional for the task!
What Needs Removed?
There are many things that your carpeting may need to be cleansed of. Spills and stains are fairly obvious needs for a carpet cleaning, however, it is still necessary to invest in a professional cleansing even without these reasons. Over time, carpet can latch onto pollutants such as dirt, dust, allergens, spores, and more. The presence of these in your home can be detrimental to your health and the health of the rest of your household. Pet dander, dust mites, and other irritants can also settle into your carpeting. While vacuuming helps to remove some of these substances, it is fairly limited as to how far into the carpet fibers it can reach. Professional carpet cleaning is much more successful at achieving a deeper clean.
Benefits of Carpet Cleaning
There are many benefits to carpet cleaning, but we think the two most convincing are improving your health and extending your carpet’s lifespan.
As mentioned above, various pollutants and irritants exist in your carpeting. Vacuuming can’t grab all of them, however, professional carpet cleaning can. Removing these pollutants with a professional carpet cleaning, as well as removing dust mites, mold, and mildew, can reduce the amount of health issues you experience in your own home, including allergies, respiratory infections and issues, skin conditions, and more. The process of carpet cleaning achieves a higher level of cleanliness, which can leave you breathing easier.
Having your carpets professionally cleaned can also increase their lifespan. Properly taking care of things makes them last longer, and your carpets are no exception. Removing dirt and debris, as well as pollutants and irritants, prevents stains from becoming permanent discolorations. A deep cleaning also reinvigorates the carpet fibers, preventing them from getting excessively downtrodden.
Why a Professional?
Okay, so you understand the importance of cleaning your carpets now, however, you aren’t quite sold on hiring a professional to do the job. In reality, professionals get your carpet cleaner, and hiring one can actually save you time and money in the long run.
There are many kinds of carpeting, and the fiber structure determines how it will react to stains and spills, as well as cleaning methods. While it may take some extensive research on your part to determine what kind of carpeting you have and what equipment and substances you need to get it cleaned, a professional already has this expertise and all the tools required to get the job done. Hiring someone with this knowledge ensures that the task is completed successfully, eliminating any trial and error it may have taken you to achieve the same result.
In addition to the know-how, professionals are equipped with commercial-grade machinery to make your carpeting as clean as it's ever been. Operating this equipment can be a hassle, so hiring someone to do it for you saves you the struggle and headache of trying to find rentable carpet cleaning supplies, or making a practically unnecessary purchase to own it yourself.
Yet another reason that a professional is the right one for the job, is the protection that your carpet receives in their care. While it may be possible for you to clean your carpeting yourself, not doing so properly can result in residue that attracts more dirt, dust, and grime, leaving it dirtier than before. DIY-ing your carpet cleaning can also strip the carpet fibers of pigment, creating permanent stains and discolorations. A professional will know how to avoid these scenarios, and will also clean your carpeting well enough to extend its lifetime and provide some protection from future stains.
Ready to hire a professional for your carpet cleaning project? Contact us today to see what we can do for you!