15 FAQ About Professional Carpet Cleaners

Clean carpets in Liverpool


Q. Can you walk on a carpet that has just been professionally cleaned? 

A. You can walk on newly cleaned carpets, if they are not over-wetted, although walking on them immediately after wards is not recommended. A professional carpet cleaning company in Liverpool like us will re-pile all your carpets in the cleaning process, probably best to allow the carpet to fully dry before walking on them. They will provide plastic over-shoes for in-case you have no option other than to walk on them immediately after cleaning.

Q. What is the best carpet cleaner on the market? 

A. The best carpet cleaner on the market can vary depending on individual needs and preferences. Some popular and highly rated carpet cleaners include the Bissell ProHeat 2X Revolution Max Clean Pet Pro Full-Size Carpet Cleaner, Hoover Power Scrub Elite Pet Upright Carpet Cleaner, and the Rug Doctor Deep Carpet Cleaner. It is recommended to read reviews, compare features, and consider factors such as cleaning performance, added brushes, ease of use, and price before making a decision. (We do not promote any of these brands)

Q. What does Mrs Hinch use when cleaning carpets?

A. Mrs Hinch, a popular cleaning influencer, recommends using a vacuum cleaner and a carpet cleaner to clean her carpets. She often uses household cleaning products such as carpet cleaning solutions like 1001 or fabric refreshers to freshen up and remove stains from her carpets.

Q. What does sprinkling baking soda on carpets do?

A. Sprinkling baking soda on carpets helps to neutralize odors and can also help to absorb and remove stains. It is often used as a natural and inexpensive solution for freshening up carpets.

Q. How long will it take to have my carpets cleaned at my business?

A. The length of time it takes to clean carpets at a business can vary depending on the size of the space, the type of carpet, and the level of dirt and stains. It is best to contact a professional carpet cleaning service in Liverpool and provide them with specific details about your business to get an accurate estimate of the cleaning time.

Q. Will carpet cleaning be disruptive to my business?

A. Carpet cleaning can be disruptive to your business, as it may require moving furniture and equipment, generating noise, and temporarily blocking off areas being cleaned. However, professional carpet cleaning services often strive to minimize disruptions and can work with you to schedule the cleaning at a time that is least disruptive to your business operations or clean the carpets when you’re closed.

Q. Can I use household carpet cleaners for spot removal?

A. Yes, you can use household carpet cleaners for spot removal although without proper training you could make things worse. Carpet cleaner solutions are specifically designed to target and remove stains and spots on carpets.

Make sure to carefully follow the instructions provided by the manufacturer and test the cleaner on a small, inconspicuous area of the carpet before applying it to the spot. Additionally make sure you know the difference between water and oil based stains before you tackle any carpet stains.

Q. Will my carpets leave an odor after cleaning?

A. It depends on various factors such as the type of cleaning method used and the specific condition of your carpets. Some cleaning methods may leave a slight odor that can dissipate over time, while others may leave no noticeable odor at all.

Additionally, if there were any underlying issues causing the odor in your carpets (such as pet urine in the underlay), thorough cleaning should help reduce those odors but its unlikely that all odors will disappear completely.

Overall, professional carpet cleaning should leave your carpets fresh and odor-free, but it is always a good idea to discuss any concerns with the professional carpet cleaning service.

Q. Are there any instructions to follow after my carpets are professionally cleaned?

A. Yes, there are instructions to follow after your carpets are cleaned. These instructions may vary depending on the cleaning method used and the type of carpet you have. Some common instructions may include allowing the carpets to fully ventilate or to dry naturally before walking on them, don’t move furniture around or avoid placing heavy furniture on them for a certain period of time, and using caution with any cleaning products or treatments applied. It is important to follow these instructions to ensure the best results and to prevent any damage to your carpets. If you don’t follow instructions given you could lose any chance of a claim if any damage occurs later on.

Q. How often should I vacuum my carpets?

A. It is recommended to vacuum your carpets at least once a week to maintain cleanliness and remove dirt and debris. However, high-traffic areas with pets and children might require more frequent vacuuming.

Q. What’s the best way to deal with pet stains?

A. The best way to deal with pet stains is to act quickly and blot up any excess urine or feces with paper towels or an absorbent cloth. Then, clean the area thoroughly with an enzyme-based cleaner specifically designed for pet stains. These enzyme cleaners break down the odor-causing bacteria and eliminate the stain. Avoid using ammonia-based cleaners, as the smell may attract your pets back to the same spot. It’s also essential to address the underlying cause of accidents by providing proper bathroom training and regular potty breaks for your pet.

Q. Can I use bleach or chemicals on my carpet?

A. It is generally not recommended to use bleach or strong chemicals on your carpet as they can potentially cause so much damage and discoloration. It is best to follow eco-friendly cleaning techniques because it’s unlikely to cause any long term damage to your carpets. Follow all manufacturer’s instructions for carpet care and use approved carpet cleaning products only. If you are unsure, it is always a good idea to consult a professional carpet cleaner for proper guidance.

Q. Will a professional carpet cleaner do a free domo?

A. No, a professional carpet cleaner typically does not offer a free demonstration (domo) of their services. They may provide a consultation or estimate but will likely charge for any call out cleaning service. You can always check the companies online carpet cleaning videos if you need more reassurances.

Q. What kind of carpet cleaning process do you use?

A. Our carpet cleaning process involves using a hot water extraction method. This method involves spraying hot water mixed with an eco friendly cleaning solution onto the carpet and then extracting it using a powerful 12,000 watt vacuum. This helps to remove dirt, stains, and allergens from the carpet fibers effectively.

Q. Do you remove furniture prior to carpet cleaning?

A. It depends on the preference and requirements of the customer. Some customers may prefer to have the furniture removed before carpet cleaning, while others may prefer to have the furniture cleaned around. Sometimes customers have heavy side-tables full of china, such items are not viable to move.