So you have just had your carpet cleaned. Before you let the carpet cleaner out the door with your check their are a few things you should check. Read this article for some information on things you should look for from a good carpet cleaning.
You might not want to seem like a pest, checking up on your carpet cleaner but any carpet cleaner who takes pride in their work has nothing to hide and will not mind you doing a thorough inspection before you pay. One thing to check is of course whether the carpet came clean. Are there spots that you are not happy with. If so you should ask your carpet cleaner about these before they leave. Keep in mind that traffic lanes might be worn and will not always brighten up as much as you like.
The carpet cleaner should either re clean these areas for you or have a good explanation for why they will not come clean. If they have moved furniture, another thing you should look at is if they have used protective furniture pads under the legs of furniture. These simple plastic pads will keep your furniture and the carpet from becoming damaged. Any good carpet cleaner should use these. The last thing you should check is if they actually cleaned all of the rooms. It is easy for a cleaner to accidentally miss a room or a closet that you wanted clean.
That is it. Now you can pay your carpet cleaner and rest assured that you have had a good carpet cleaning. Now just ask them some tips on drying the carpet and you and they are done.