The carpet in your home is a trap for dust, pollen, dust mites, and if you have pets a great deal more nasty little critters. Carpet cleaning takes more than occasional spot scrubbing and daily vacuuming. A carpet needs a good deep cleaning at least twice a year according to the EPA. Homes with pets or lots of traffic should be deep cleaned more often. Deep cleaning a carpet does more than remove the nasty dirt and allergens, it prolongs the life of the carpet by removing the debris that causes the pile to collapse and stick to itself.
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