Frequently Asked Questions

How Long Will It Take To Dry?

We generally like to clean carpet from 08:00-12:00 in the morning – this gives the carpet time to dry before you get home from work.  Upholstery dries a bit faster, so if we have an upholstery job (with no carpet) we tend to do them in the afternoon.  The actual drying process depends on a few factors:
1) How humid is it today? We have a lot of humidity here on the island. We like to leave the windows open if we can. Of course, if you live next door to a construction zone and the wind pushes the red dirt into your house daily, or your neighborhood has had a few breakins recently, or it’s more humid with the windows open than closed – you’ll want to close it up, but you may want to turn on the A/C and overhead fans to help the drying process.  Dehumidifiers help as well…
2) How dirty was the carpet/upholstery?  We often have to go over specific areas more; the more we have to “hit” those specific areas, the wetter those areas will be…