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Carpet Repair Services in Detroit, MI

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Prescreened Carpet Repair Companies in Detroit, MI

D & S Carpet Installation, LLC
69 Verified Ratings
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(313) 230-9551
1011 Moran Avenue
Lincoln Park, MI 48146

Serving Detroit, MI
SOS Floorcovering
14 Verified Ratings
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(734) 991-9380
38131 Long Street
Harrison Township, MI 48045

Serving Detroit, MI
Carpet Man Dan, LLC
369 Verified Ratings
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(313) 230-9501
1685 - C Huntington Park
Rochester Hills , MI 48309

Serving Detroit, MI
JRB Flooring, LLC
1 Verified Ratings
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(734) 991-8592
568 Green Jade Court
Marine City, MI 48039

Serving Detroit, MI
Pasadena Carpet
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(734) 991-9404
3814 Fort Street
Lincoln Park, MI 48146

Serving Detroit, MI

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Reviews of Detroit Carpet Repair Services

Project: Repair, Refasten, or Stretch Carpeting
Warren, MI

Worked very professionally and quickly. Very polite.

Project: Repair, Refasten, or Stretch Carpeting

Prompt, polite and efficient. Solved the problem at a fair price on the spot. Would call him again if I need his services in the future.

Project: Repair, Refasten, or Stretch Carpeting
Lincoln Park, MI

Hired this company to stretch the living room carpet and remove the ripples. Friendly, professional and very reasonable price-wise.


Unscreened Flooring & Carpet Contractors in Detroit, Michigan

Detroit, MI 48204
Guadalupe's Carpet
8300 Shamberlain St
Detroit, MI 48209
Hunters Flooring
14841 Terry St
Detroit, MI 48227
Mr Heavy's Floor Svc

Detroit, MI 48227
16541 W Warren Ave
Detroit, MI 48228

Things to Consider Before You Fix or Stretch Carpeting:

  • What best describes the damaged carpet you need repaired?

    Discolored or stained
    Burned or melted
    Loose or detached from tack strip
    Exposed seam
    Worn or fraying
    Needs re-stretching
    Attach to newly installed flooring
  • Do you have any extra carpet saved from installation?

Ideas & Inspiration from Detroit Flooring & Carpet Contractors

Detroit Carpet Repair

In Detroit, it's no surprise that carpet is the most common type of flooring with its soft, forgiving nature and the relatively low cost of installation. It's also a high maintenance option that requires a good amount of care and attention. Even so, carpet can be damaged in a number of different ways. The good news is that repairs are often fairly simple, and the cost of repair is low enough that it remains one of the most cost-effective floors for any home.

Convenient Repair
The best advice for carpet repair in Detroit is simply: Do it. It's a common tale for a small section of carpet to become stained or burned, and homeowners, in turn, rearrange their furnishings to cover the spot. If you had the foresight to purchase extra runs of carpet with the initial installation, carpet repair becomes almost a no-brainer. Even without spare carpet, however, efficient repairs are far from impossible. First, the carpet manufacturer may still be producing your exact carpet, creating an inexpensive way to get extra carpet. If this doesn't work, you may still be able to find an identically colored line of carpet through the original manufacturer or a different company. Worst-case scenario, you can find a close match and use a piece of carpet from an inconspicuous corner and use the replacement piece to fill this newly-created hole. It won't be perfect, but you'll still be able to redecorate your room in any way you want.

Maintenance and Care
Other than common accidents, carpet damage usually results from poor maintenance, allowing dirt and grime to tear at and wear away carpet fibers. Periodic carpet cleaning, especially by the professionals, will allow your carpet to live longer and look better doing it. Carpet snags and runs are also signs of poor maintenance (or aggressive pets). You should also know a little bit about your carpet fiber and its vulnerability to sunlight. Essentially all carpet fades with time, but some can do so quickly with prolonged exposure to the sun. Mind your window coverings in rooms with susceptible carpet fiber. Finally, older carpet that has loosened or wrinkled, particularly in the middle of the room, may be a good candidate for carpet stretching, which will refresh the look of the carpet and, again, extend its life expectancy.

The overall average cost of carpet repair in Detroit is about $200 with some projects as low as $50 and others as high as $450. Again, the size of the repair and the need to purchase extra carpet will largely determine where your repair falls. Even the smallest projects, however, won't fall below fifty dollars, and even this price will probably become less and less common, given that contractors, too, have to pay for increased transportation costs associated with higher gas prices.

Repair Contractors
Though simple and fairly painless for the professionals, DIY carpet repair generally yields an inferior result. Often, you'll be able to see exactly where the carpet has been replaced without a deft touch and a good amount of knowledge. That said, you'll want to find a quality carpet repair contractor in Detroit who will charge you a fair price for the size and extent of the repair. HomeAdvisor prescreens each and every contractor in our database and provides homeowners with online customer ratings and reviews. Talking to several of our contractors, comparing quotes, and going with your gut all but guarantees a great job for all your carpet repair needs.