The majority of people clean the carpet in their home once or twice a year. Some clean their carpet more frequently and some less frequently depending the age of carpet, color of carpet, amount of traffic in the home, the number of pets, etc. Some people that choose to hire a professional carpet cleaning company to come in and clean their carpets and other chose to rent a carpet cleaner and do it themselves waldorf carpet cleaner
Renting a carpet cleaner is very easy and fairly reasonable in cost. Check with local grocery stores, department stores, and hardware stores and some of not all will have carpet cleaners available for rent. They will also be able to provide you with information concerning the cleaning capacity of machine that would work best for you.
In addition, to the cost of the carpet cleaner rental, you will also be required to purchase the cleaning solutions (general cleaning solution, spot cleaner, and odor neutralizer) which are sold separately. Information on the bottles of cleaning solutions will provide you with information on how many feet they cover, so purchase the amount needed accordingly.
When you get the rented carpet cleaner home, make sure to take the time to read and understand the operation instruction of the machine before you begin.
Is it better to rent a carpet cleaner and clean your carpet yourself or hire a professional carpet cleaning service to come to your home and clean your carpets for you? Well there are factors to be considered. Do you have the time to clean the carpet yourself? Are you physically able to move your furniture when you are cleaning the carpet? If the answer to both of these questions is “no”, then obviously it would be best if you hired a professional carpet cleaning company.
Professional cleaning services will many times offer special deals or distribute coupons for discounted service. Many companies will provide you with free estimates, up-front pricing, and guaranteed spot and stain remover.
Most people clean their carpets one or two times a year. But some people need to clean their carpets more often. In some cases people choose to purchase their own carpet cleaner. If you find yourself regular renting a carpet cleaner, you might find it be cost effective to simply purchase your own carpet cleaner. A benefit of owning your own carpet cleaner include: if you accidentally spill something that creates a stain, you can clean it up immediately because you have a carpet cleaner in your home. Another benefit is the luxury of time; when you own a carpet cleaner you can clean a room a day without rushing to return the rented carpet machine.
If you decide to purchase your own carpet cleaning machines, you will find different types of machines on the market. They are priced reasonably, some places even offer to used machines in addition to new machines.
o Dry carpet cleaning machine. With this method, a dry cleaning agent is spread on the carpet and later vacuumed up and the dirt is sucked into the vacuum. The carpet is never wet.
o Wet carpet cleaning machine (also referred to as steam cleaners). With this method a wet cleaning solution is injected into the carpet. The dirt mixes with the wet cleaning solution and is sucked back into the machine. Carpet generally dries in four hours depending on the season and environment.
o Bonnet cleaning. This is a dry carpet cleaning machine which has a round pad on the bottom (referred to as a bonnet). It uses friction to pull dirt from the carpet; however, it is does not deep-clean.