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How Much Does it Cost to Repair a Carpet in Mobile?

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Carpet Repair can increase the value of your home by $44

More than just a decorative cover for your flooring, carpets have a lot of benefits. They are used as an insulator to keep the feet from touching cold floors like tiles. This carpet feature makes sitting on the floor comfortable in many homes and encourages more bonding time with the family. Carpets can also absorb noise, thus, reducing the sound produced by walking. A carpet can virtually enhance a hollow space. Its colors and intricate design can give life and beauty to a regular room. However, carpets are not everlasting. Through the passing of time and with constant use, they obtain certain damages that if left unnoticed, may render a carpet unusable and disposable. That is why it is very important that when your carpet shows signs of wear and tear, a professional should be brought in to do Mobile carpet repair.

Fair price breakdown

Carpet repair in Mobile is considered to be cheaper than tile or hardwood repairs. Carpet repair can go as low as $50 and as high as $400 with an estimated average cost of $180. This amount can fluctuate significantly based on your location, the materials used on your carpet, the repair that has to be made, and the labor cost of the professional that you are going to hire. Most common Mobile carpet repair tasks are stain removal, carpet patch repair, and seams repair. A stain or spot on your carpet can cost around $42 to $82 to be removed depending on the size of the stain and the age of your carpet. Carpets that have holes can be repaired by a professional for a cost of $180 to $220. Re-seaming is a very common issue with carpets. Fixing it can cost you around $180 to $240 for up to 2 feet of carpet edge to be re-seamed.

Estimated final cost for carpet repair

Item Quantity Fair Price
Carpet Labor 2 Hours $40.23
Carpet Debris Disposal Costs $22.32
Totals - Cost to Remove Carpet - 108 Square Feet $62.56
Average Cost Per Square Foot $0.63

Find the Best Costs on Carpet Repair - Mobile, 36602

Regardless of how old or what damage your carpet has incurred, do not be too hasty in disposing of it. Sometimes, it just needs a little carpet repair to bring back its former beauty. Stop looking at the repair figures because replacing your carpet and purchasing a new one is a lot more expensive than getting a fix. Get estimates from three reputable carpet repair contractors in Mobile within your area and compare. Try to choose a repair company that can accommodate your budget, while at the same time, give your carpet a quality service.

Mobile County Carpet Repair FAQ

Definitely. Like an old sweater, carpets loosen up through time. When you see a loose thread on your carpet surface, cut it carefully with a scissor. Loose threads could cause further damage to your carpet if your vacuum cleaner sucked on it. Save the loose thread, it will come in handy when your carpet needs seam repair.

Technically, hallway carpets should always match the carpets of the rooms in a house. If your hallway carpet is damaged, you can't just simply replace it without replacing the carpets in the other rooms. If you are on a tight budget, remove your hallway carpet and replace it with a carpet from one of the chambers. Then get your room a new carpet. Remember, it is always less expensive to replace a bedroom carpet.

There are instances that home furnishings should be transferred during carpet stretching, but that is on rare occasions only. Most carpet repair contractors use specialized tools that can pull out the ripples of a carpet from only one side of the room.

Last Updated: Nov 2, 2017

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    CHAMPION CARPET & UPHOLSTERY CLEANING

    Rating: 71
    701 UNIVERSITY BLVD. 
    MobileAL  36609
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    Carpet Specialists

    Rating: 67
    102 Colvin St. 
    MobileAL  36602
  • 3

    South Alabama Carpet Inc

    Rating: 60
    3658 Airport Blvd. 
    MobileAL  36608
  • 4

    Expressway Carpet Sales

    Rating: 79
    1300 Montlimar Dr. 
    MobileAL  36602
  • 5

    Carpet Cleaning Company - Mobile

    Rating: 62
    111 N Water St. 
    MobileAL  36602
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    LA Carpet Broker Inc

    Rating: 85
    776 Lakeside Dr. 
    MobileAL  36602