Have you ever wondered how some carpets in homes look brand new even after going through years of wear and tear? It’s all about the maintenance of carpets. This includes having the carpets professionally cleaned and keeping up with your carpets in between cleanings. Pets, kids and traffic, contribute to dirt and soil build up in your carpets above and below the surface area.
Professionals have the equipment to properly clean and disinfect carpets, not to mention the training and expertise to make sure that this is done the right way. It is recommended to have professionals to do the deep cleaning of carpets to avoid damaging your carpets or voiding your carpet’s warranty. Not only that, the equipment and products that professionals use are tested and proven to be more powerful and effective in deep cleaning carpets.
The frequency of having your carpets cleaned, depend on your home life, such as how much traffic crosses your carpets or if you have kids and pets in the home. However, typically you want to have your carpets professionally cleaned at least every 2-3 months. You also would want to have a restorative cleaning performed 1-2 times a year on top of the regular deep cleaning. Qualified carpet cleaning technicians are more experienced and knowledgeable when it comes to knowing what type of cleaning should be performed to maintain the quality of your carpets.
Over time, carpets will lose it’s fresh looking appearance and show signs of wear and tear, however with proper professional care, this can be avoided. Carpet technicians remove pet dander and soil, allergens and caked up dirt that can’t be removed by residential carpet cleaning equipment. The other benefit of a professional is that they are trained to know how to determine how often carpets should be cleaned and what type of deep cleaning method should be used when cleaning the carpets. The restorative cleaning provided by professionals help restore the carpet to it’s luster and quality.
Think of your taking care of your carpets as you would taking care of your car. To preserve the life of your car you would go to a mechanic, because they have the proper tools, knowledge and training. The same goes for your carpets, the professionals know when to perform what type of treatments and how to do it without ruining your carpets.