The Original Carpet and Floor Care Guide. It is easy to buy great looking stuff; it is a bit harder to keep it that way. If your carpet has been through the natural lifestyle of most flooring, then you are in need of professional help to keep it looking new and inviting. However, many carpet cleaning companies take their clients to the cleaners rather than cleaning their carpets. This guide is all about helping you find an excellent carpet cleaning company among the scam artists and the exaggerators. You should not have to deal with wet carpet and unprofessional in home personnel. I know a good cleaning company when I see one, and I can help you identify that company in your area as well. Who am I? I am a cleaning industry professional with over 16 years of experience. I am a Master Cleaning Technician certified by the Institute of Inspection Cleaning and Restoration Certification (IICRC). I have published many articles in the industry as a customer advocate. I have also served as a quality advocate, helping other cleaning businesses improve and creating more successful relationships between clients and businesses. Most importantly, I have cleaned thousands of carpets. However, even my happiest customers have had a complaint: It had taken too long to find me! Client after client had either been duped by scam companies or otherwise been so frustrated that they started to clean their carpets and rugs DIY style. If you have just bought new carpet, this guide will help you avoid the trial and error drudgery of bad carpet cleaners. If you have experienced the problems of trying to find a great carpet cleaning company, this guide has been created to move you away from those mistakes into success with your cleaning company. Here is a sample of what you can expect: First of all, you will learn the basics of what it takes to clean a carpet properly. We will go over how often your carpet should be cleaned and the best methodologies for cleaning carpets. You can use this information as an initial vet when you begin to interview professional cleaning companies. Next, you will learn why hiring the cheapest carpet cleaning company is usually a big mistake. You will learn exactly why cheap companies cannot provide excellent service. You also find out how some companies who are looking to cut corners will bait and switch you into paying for much less than you receive. You will learn how to identify a professional carpet cleaning company. As an advocate for quality in business, I have dedicated my career to locating and uplifting carpet cleaning businesses that want to create good relationships with clients through excellent service. I will give you the ability to see these companies through my eyes, giving you the same ability to identify the best company for you. I will also teach you about tile and grout cleaning, along with do-it-yourself tips for spots, spills, and stains. If you experience a small accident in between cleanings (we all do), this is essential information for you to have. You will not be doing the professional's job for him; however, you will be helping to preserve the overall look and feel of your carpet until the professional can come in and restore it to that next level. You will learn what to do for food and beverage spills, oil-based spills, paint stains and even pet problems. Imagine what you will be able to do with a professional opinion on how to choose the best carpet for your lifestyle. That perfect look is within your reach – I look forward to helping you find it. You also learn what to do with wet carpets and floors to preserve them until you can call your professional and have them cleaned. I look forward to sharing my over 16 years of experience in the business with you. Let's get started!