House cleaning is not fun, but it has to be done. From daily tidy-ups to weekly scrubbing and the ever-popular annual spring cleaning, the hassles of maintaining a clean home is never-ending.

Many people are happy or willing to do this job themselves, but some hire professional house cleaners to do get the tough stains out.  It's always smart to get at least 3 quotes from local house cleaner near you in order to ensure you are getting a fair market value.  Not every cleaning service charges the same way and it's good to find a company that fits the needs of the house or area to be cleaned.

In some cases, a specialiy cleaner may be required.  Professionals that clean carpets, floors, windows, roofs, pavement, and other areas of the home should be evaulated on their own instead of with regular home cleaners.  In order to find the best services for the job, it's smart to read reviews and check ratings before hiring any local cleaner to work in a home.  Angie's List provides real reviews and ratings of professional cleaning services in your area.

Carpet Cleaning

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Carpet Cleaning
Unsightly carpet stains can be quickly solved by a pro, but in the meantime, use these tips to erase that 'uh-oh' moment.
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Carpet Cleaning
Dear Angie: How do you get gum out of carpet?
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When your carpet needs a deep cleaning, consider renting a carpet steam cleaner.
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Carpet Cleaning
When your carpet needs more TLC than a rented cleaner can deliver, it’s time to call in the experts.
Never rub a carpet stain or you risk spreading it around. Blotting will help ensure that you lift the stain out of the carpet.
Carpet Cleaning
Carpet stain removal requires proper identification, technique and the right tools. However, improper removal techniques can actually make a stain worse.