How long does it take for Cleaned carpet to dry? Ithaca, NY How long does it take for Carpets that have been professionally cleaned to dry? This is a very important question for homeowners to consider when choosing a carpet cleaner. When speaking with professional cleaning companies ask them what method they will use on your carpeted areas and approximately how long will it take to dry. Here are some factor that will help in finding out how long your carpet may take. First take note of what type of carpet you currently have a short piled carpet that is closer in appearance to commercial grade carpeting will take less time that a carpet with thicker pile. Berbers will take a bit longer that shag. A major factor is the environment where the carpet is located. If the area is typically humid the dry time will drastically increase. While if the area is very dry, dry times will decrease. Many factors can be controlled by either the householder or the carpet cleaning technician. A home owner may have fans that can be placed strategically to keep movement over the carpeted floor area to speed dry time, technicians may also place air movers across surface to aid this process. Ceiling fans will help as well. If present be sure that your carpet cleaning technician make at least two dry passes if using a Capet cleaning wand this will remove as much water as possible. If you would like the fastest drying carpet give Dynamic Cleaning Solutions of Ithaca, NY 14850 a call we’ll get your carpets looking like new and dryer soon.