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Carpet Cleaning FAQs

Here at 1st Class Carpet Cleaning and Restoration, we get a lot of questions on a regular basis about carpet cleaning, as well as other aspects of our business such as tile and grout cleaning and water damage restoration. We thought we would compile some of them here to help answer your questions and concerns. […]

9 Holiday Carpet Cleaning Tips

If you’re planning to have a few guests over for the holidays this year, you want your floors to look their best. You don’t want people judging you by your musty, dirty carpets, do you? Your carpets are a source of pride, which is why you should make every effort to ensure they are looking […]

6 Signs of Water Damage You Need to Look Out For

No homeowner wants to discover they have suffered water damage in their basement or other area of the house. Water damage spreads, often leading to mold, which will grow on any surface it comes into contact with. Spores can even travel through the air, and after landing on damp walls or flooring, can grow into […]

How Long Do Companies Have to Close for Disinfection Due to COVID-19 Exposure?

As we head into the seventh month of the COVID-19 pandemic here in the U.S., concerns about coronavirus rage on. Businesses are slowly starting to open back up, tentatively and gingerly, as they welcome employees, customers and visitors back into their buildings. There’s no doubt companies of all sizes recognize the importance of sanitizing and […]

Why is Fall the Best Time to Have Your Carpets Cleaned?

When you think of fall, you likely think of cooler temperatures, pumpkins, hayrides and changing leaves. What you probably don’t think about is that autumn is the perfect time to get your carpets cleaned. Why? From quicker dry times to improved air quality, there are many reasons why fall is actually the ideal time of […]

Does Carpet Cleaning Cause Mold?

If you’re concerned that your carpets are dirty and really want to get them steam cleaned, you may be hesitating because you’ve heard that carpet cleaning can cause mold. But don’t worry: carpet cleaning won’t cause mold IF you hire the right people to do it, AND it is allowed to dry properly. Here at […]

7 Myths About Carpet Cleaning

We’ve been in the carpet cleaning business for a long time, and we’ve heard it all – including all the misconceptions people have about cleaning their carpets. Here we will debunk the top seven myths of carpet cleaning. 1.    Cleaning my carpets will make them get dirty faster. This may be true IF you didn’t […]

When Should You Hire Carpet Cleaners?

There are many reasons why your carpet may need a good cleaning. Maybe you can’t even remember the last time you got them cleaned. Or maybe they’re looking dirty and grungy. Or perhaps you’ve been noticing your allergies kicking up a lot more lately. Whatever the case, it may be time to hire carpet cleaners […]

Does Carpet Cleaning Kill Fleas?

In a word, yes. But while the high temperature of professional steam cleaning will eradicate existing fleas from your carpeting, it won’t solve your overall flea infestation problem. You’ll have to take some steps to make sure those fleas don’t come back. Check out these tips to get rid of fleas right at the source. […]