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Benefits of Regular Carpet Cleaning

There are so many benefits to having a carpet regularly cleaned that it is an obvious choice for most homeowners. If your house has a noticeable smell, obvious discoloration in heavy walk areas, or just a lack luster look and feel from how it once was, then it will most likely benefit from a professional cleaning. Having a carpet cleaned has an immediate impact on all the senses. It will feel inviting under your feet, the air will smell fresh, and the carpet will deflect a more even balance of light and color. The carpet influences the overall feel of relaxation and mood of a home.

A carpet has such a psychological impact that it can influence the value of your home to potential home buyers. Professional carpet cleaning is the least expensive method to instantly add significant value to a home, and will help to get it sold quicker. That rule especially applies for homes that need to be rented out quickly. Renters care more about the overall cleanliness and feel of a room, and they will pay special attention to the condition of the carpet.

Cleaning the carpet is also a cost effective way of extending a carpet's lifespan. A dirty spot of carpet will accumulate and retain dirt much quicker than a clean surface will. If you see obvious walk ways in your carpet, it is more than time to get it clean. The dirt that accumulates will leave such a contrast that eventually no amount of cleaning can fix it, and you will need to replace your carpet when you can no longer stand looking at it. If you attempt to spot clean dirty areas in your carpet, you are probably causing more harm than good because doing so will ultimately lead to unintended water stains that may even look worse. Cleaning a carpet before it gets to this point will drastically increase the life span and cost less than replacing the carpet will.

The impact of regularly breathing in clean air is the most important reason to get a carpet cleaned. A dirty carpet does not only affect the surface that we walk on, it also impacts the air which we breathe. The underlining of a carpet traps dander, skin particles, and dust underneath it where even the most advanced vacuums cannot reach. These particles will become airborne throughout the day and wind up in our lungs causing overall health issues.

Consistently breathing in air littered with fine particles can chronically degrade the health of anyone. We are exposed to the air in our house for a significant amount of time. Even a workaholic will spend a third of their life in the home just to sleep and shower. When you factor in those who have weaker immune systems and lungs, such as children, elderly, asthmatics, and people with allergies, the quality of air can have an extreme impact on our health and family. Professional cleaning will clean the dirt underneath carpets and keep the buildup of such harmful elements to a minimal.


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