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These guy do a fantastic job! It was very easy to place an appointment either through the phone or their website. They were very professional, friendly and showed up on time.Their prices are great and they do their job very quickly and thoroughly. Overall I had a good experience with this company and would definitely consider them again the next time I need another cleaning.
Best cleaning service you can ask for. They are professional all around, proficient and show up right on time. Most of the time you deal with maid service who tend to be in the way when you are working at home but they definitely know how clean without bothering you. A quick way through of the house pre clean you will see dust bunny and dog hair in corners and food crumbs on the floor after a few hours later you wouldn't even be able to dust for finger prints. I like how they organized my bathroom which was a mess before but now looks neat and tidy. Tub, sinks, kitchen. I mean all the area you would expect the worst are generally very clean.It’s easier if you supervised them otherwise just give them general list of instructions which is what I did and you wouldn't have to be bother with them for a few hours.
I've been using Neat Cleaning Services for a few months now and they do not disappoint! I have this thing where I hate messes but also hate cleaning up. I call them about once a month to clean my house since I do live on my own I do not need them to come any more than that. Their joyous personalities make me feel like they actually enjoy their job therefore do a better job at cleaning my house. I love the positive energy they have every time they come over!
The girls did a great job on our apartment move out cleaning. Would use their services again and tell my friends. The cleaning products they use smell really good too.
This was the first time I ever used a cleaning service and I couldn't have asked for a better experience. Neat Cleaning Services came to my apartment and was very nice, courteous, friendly, and more importantly did a great job! I was happy with how my apartment looks. Would definitely recommend!
Manic Maids - $25 per hour and you provider all supplies.Used Manic Maids with my boyfriend for about 9 months. There were continuous mix ups about when the maid was going to come or not. She also spoke almost no English, which was not that big of a deal. We asked for someone to come in 2 times per week but was told that was not possible, they can only do mon tues or wed. After much going back and forth we started having someone come on Sat morning. Maid could only come from 9am, so every Sat we woke up to have the cleaning done. We set no time limit, just asked for your 1 br apt to be cleaned. The cleaning was consistently done poorly. Carpet wasn't vacuumed, counters not washed, clothes were left on the floor and on the furniture not folded and put away, laundry not done, bed not changed or even made, trash and cleaning supplies in the middle of the apartment when she was done cleaning instead of put them away. There were multiple ongoing issues which we kept informing the cleaning service about: she put the chef knife in the dishwasher, put wool sweaters in the washing machine, and the cleaning problems per above. At $25 per hr, unlimited time, unlimited / any supplies (we purchased exactly was requested) it’s hard to believe that the quality of the work was so poor. I would not recommend this service to anyone. You’re wasting your time, money, and energy. I attempted to reach out to management about these ongoing issues multiple times and they persisted.'
I thought my handmade Turkish carpet was ruined when I discovered dye stains on my hardwood floors. It had been rolled up to protect it from our aged, incontinent cat. She had managed to get on it and urinate, possibly repeatedly and some of the dye had transferred. I don't know how long it had been sitting like that, but it reeked. I took it to K.A.Pridjian & Co. and hoped for the best. Tom P. showed me around, pointing out all the machines and explaining the multistage process to clean delicate carpets. He assured me they would take the utmost care guarding against color bleeding. Another problem was that one end had wool strands which were unraveling (possibly from the vacuum cleaner). They would be able to fix that as well. Just picked up my carpet and am happy to say the smell is gone and the beautiful, vibrant colors remain intact. It was also beautifully mended. Everyone is so friendly and professional there. I highly recommend their service. Tom P. definitely values his clients!
I had just about gave up on maids/ cleaning company's until I came across no problem cleaning... they are so detailed on everything and I mean everything they got the job done and surpassed any expectations I had.. the owner and crew were really polite and helpful I would definitely be using them again
Israel is prompt in scheduling his services. He follows up on his customers and gives you a good price for superior service.
They were very willing to adapt to our tight deadline and made our vinyl floors look brand new! And the price was unbeatable! I would highly recommend going with Klen Property Services, they have great customer service and do a superb job.
Mistakes happen, and when it comes to owning a carpet or rug, mistakes usually mean stains. The plush softness of carpet and rugs comes with a price: the time and care required to clean them. Cleaning your carpet or rugs can require some extra work and special techniques that differ from typical hardwood or tile floors. In some cases, you may even need to hire a professional to get the best results.
For minor stains or routine cleaning, it's possible to effectively treat a carpet or rug yourself. If a thorough vacuuming doesn't get rid of dirt in certain areas, here's how to tackle them on your own.
A number of liquids can stain carpet or rug materials, including wine, coffee, nail polish, or blood, to name a few. Depending on what caused the stain, the carpet or rug's material, and how long it's been there, you may need to use different techniques or cleaning supplies to get rid of it. In general, though, keep the following ground rules in mind for stain removal:
Take these steps to remove a stain as soon as possible to prevent drying.
Some stains may come out with little more than water or a mild soap. More serious stains may require a solvent to make removal easier. The best solvent to use depends on what caused the stain.
-Water-soluble stains: These include berries, cola, food dye, jelly, mud, washable ink, or wet paint. Mix a solution of 1/4-teaspoon nonbleach detergent (or white vinegar) with 32 ounces of water.
-Dark water-soluble stains: Chocolate, coffee, mustard, tea, wine, and bodily fluids often stain much more readily than other water-soluble materials and need a different solvent. Use 1 tablespoon of ammonia mixed in 1 cup of water first. If this doesn't work, try combining one part chlorine bleach with five parts water. These solvents may remove color from certain fabrics like wool, so check with the manufacturer for the best cleaning method.
-Oils and waxes: This would include glue, gum, nail polish, and cigarette residue. The best way to clean each of these varies - some may need to be simply scraped off or, if possible, frozen to make it brittle and then chipped away. Most glue can be dissolved and removed using a solvent like rubbing alcohol. Nail polish may also be dissolved using rubbing alcohol or with nail polish remover containing acetone.
Unfortunately, some stains may prove difficult to remove using household products. In any case, vacuuming and spot cleaning may not be enough to get your carpet or rug looking like new again. That's why many homeowners opt to hire a professional carpet cleaning service on a regular basis, around once every 12 to 18 months.
When it comes to heavy-duty carpet cleaning, you have many options to pick from. The two most common methods for cleaning carpets are steam cleaning and dry cleaning.
Steam cleaning is a common method for professional carpet cleaning, but the name is somewhat misleading. Steam-cleaning services use machines that utilize hot (but not boiling) water in combination with a vacuum. The water is heated inside the machine and sometimes mixed with detergent before being sprayed directly onto the carpet. At the same time, a vacuum sucks up the water almost immediately after hitting the fabric. The hot water extracts far more dirt and stains than would be possible by hand.
Cleaning machines using hot water extraction can be purchased or rented for home use, but they aren't always as powerful as what professional cleaning services use. Improperly drying the carpet may also cause bacteria or mold growth. Professional cleaners also employ a number of other methods to pre-treat the carpet and ensure adequate drying. For these reasons, professional carpet cleaning may be preferable to do-it-yourself methods.
Carpets or rugs can also be thoroughly cleaned using a dry-cleaning method. As the name suggests, there is much less water involved in dry cleaning, which means the carpet can be ready to use in less time. Using powerful solvents to break down dirt and stains, dry cleaning puts less physical stress on the carpet, and thus might be better in the long run. However, dry cleaning is usually more expensive than hot-water cleaning services. In addition, the chemicals used to dry clean carpets might irritate pets, people with sensitive skin, or anyone sensitive to strong odors.
Before choosing a professional carpet cleaning service, make sure you will be getting what you paid for by asking the right questions and doing your homework.
Again, there are pros and cons involved in using a hot-water-based cleaning service or dry cleaning. Take into consideration not only cost, but how long the process will take from start to finish, including drying time. Also take note of the material your carpet is made from, and consult the manufacturer if possible to learn about the best ways to clean it. If you or your family is sensitive to any chemicals, be sure to keep this in mind and ask about what chemicals are used.
You can find reviews of most professional carpet-cleaning services online, as well as information about a company's specific process, the chemicals used, and cost. It's also wise to ask friends and family members about services they've used in the past to get a recommendation. Don't always go with the service offering the lowest price, or hire a service who advertises door-to-door or over the phone, unless you have done thorough research on them.
Carpet cleaning services will be entering your home, potentially while you aren't there, so you want to feel comfortable with the business you trust with this responsibility. Ask if the company conducts background checks on employees, as well as if they are insured in your state. Without liability insurance, a mistake that results in damage to your home or furniture may be your responsibility to pay for.
If you've found a carpet-cleaning service you can trust, ask to get a quote. This may involve specifying exactly what services you would like performed, as well as the size of your home's carpeted area. Make sure you understand exactly what is included in a quoted price. Some businesses may charge extra to move furniture, clean stairs, or use special treatment methods. It's also common for businesses to sell customers on products and services they don't need. Don't hesitate to ask questions if any detail about the quote is unclear.
If you instead want to rent or buy a carpet-cleaning machine to use yourself, you have many options to pick from.
Since heavy-duty carpet cleaning isn't a frequent activity for most homeowners, many choose to simply rent one of these machines. Of course, renting is usually much cheaper than owning a machine or hiring a service, which is the biggest advantage in this situation. But not all rental units perform equally, and some might require extra drying time or the use of special solvents that will cost more. There's also the time and effort that goes into carpet cleaning - renting a unit means you must also move furniture yourself and pay close attention to ensure you're operating the unit correctly. Making a mistake could mean damaging your carpet or the unit itself. Also, improperly drying carpet could allow harmful bacteria and mold to grow. Before renting a carpet cleaner, make sure you're up for the task at hand.
Homeowners can purchase carpet cleaners ranging from compact units to full-size industrial-strength machines. Besides price, take note of the features of a unit and compare them to what you most need from a carpet cleaner. Some models specialize in removing allergens from pet hair, while others may work better on tough stains, for example. Another key consideration: Make sure you have room for it. Some carpet cleaners can be bulky and require ample storage space.
Other features you may want to look for in a cleaning unit include:
Make the right choice in carpet cleaners by considering all the options available to you and how they fit into your needs and budget.