1. How often should my
carpet be professionally cleaned?
A: Most carpet manufacturers recommend carpets be cleaned
every 12 to 18 months, using an IICRC certified firm.
2. Can I walk on my carpet immediately after cleaning?
A: You should avoid walking on the carpet until it is dry.
If absolutely necessary, you can walk on it. The carpet is
groomed immediately after cleaning, meaning the fibers are
lifted and separated. Walking on the carpet makes the fibers
lay down and slows the drying process.
3. How long will it take my carpet to dry after is has been
A: Your carpet will dry between 6 and 12 hours, depending on
weather conditions and how large of an area was cleaned.
4. Should I move all my furniture before the carpet is
A: One of the reasons we can offer reasonable rates is that
we typically do not move furniture. We can work around large
pieces of furniture and we ask the home owner to move
smaller pieces of furniture before our arrival.
5. Should I have carpet protector applied to my carpet after
it has been professionally cleaned?
A: Carpet protector is always a good idea. It decreases the
possibility of staining after a spill, as long as the spill
is cleaned up immediately.
6. What will it cost to have my carpet professionally
A: The cost depends on the size of the area to be cleaned
and the condition of the carpet. Nu-Tech Environmental
Control, LLC honors our price quotes and does not surprise
our customers by increase the price with add-on charges.
Contact us at 605-690-3478 for details and estimates.
7. Will professionally cleaning my carpet affect my carpet
A: Yes. Most manufacturers require your carpet be cleaned
every 12 to 18 months by an IICRC certified firm. If this is
not done, your warranty may be voided. You should keep your
carpet cleaning receipt as proof.
8. Can I rent drying equipment?
A: Yes. Unless our drying equipment is already in use on a
job site, we will rent dehumidifiers and blowers to
customers who have opted to dry their own water damage. We
claim no responsibility for drying if we are not managing
9. What is the difference between professional carpet
cleaning and renting a carpet cleaning machine from my local
A: When your carpet is professionally cleaned by Nu-Tech
Environmental Control, LLC, a trained/certified technician
will bring knowledge and professionalism to the job. We know
how to handle different kinds of dirt. Our industrial truck
mounted equipment, reliable cleaning solutions, and
knowledgeable technicians provide a better cleaning
experience than units that can be rented from your local
store. In addition – you don’t have to do the work!