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Find carpet installers in Chicago, IL

Find carpet installers in Chicago, IL

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Find carpet installers in Chicago, IL

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Top 10 carpet replacement contractors in Chicago, IL

Homeowners agree: these Chicago carpet installers are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Luis Carpet

Luis Carpet

5.0(1)
6 hires on HomeGuide
10+ years in business
Serves Chicago, IL
Collette M. R. says, "I was extremely pleased with Luis and his team. They removed 1600sq.feet of carpet in no time.They even moved a piano, all of the carpet was discarded and rolled neatly for pickup.i highly recommend Luis Carpet Removal, in fact I will be using them in the near feature to refinish all my hardwood floors. Their prices are great. C. Renfro" Read more
Diaz Carpet Service

Diaz Carpet Service

5.0(1)
1 hire on HomeGuide
39+ years in business
Serves Chicago, IL
Jaime S. says, "They were professional, helpful and cleaned up. Great service." Read more
Nova Services, LLC.

Nova Services, LLC.

5.0(1)
Top Pro
2+ years in business
Serves Chicago, IL
Mike Z. says, "“Did a very neat job and were very punctual and professional in their performance with great attention to customer satisfaction.” " Read more
Fairate

Fairate

New on HomeGuide
1 hire on HomeGuide
4+ years in business
Serves Chicago, IL
Our focus is introducing to the home improvement community doing quality work at a fairate. My name is Joseph and with my team and I having over 20 years of experience in the home imporvement field we know what it takes to merge the two for you.
Ultra Lux Construction Inc

Ultra Lux Construction Inc

5.0(1)
9+ years in business
Serves Chicago, IL
Goran K. says, "Professional team helped me with my sfr remodeling. They always kept me updated on progress and helped me with design ideas for new interior. Paul and VG handled entire project for mine and my parents house. 5 star." Read more
Land Enterprises

Land Enterprises

New on HomeGuide
13+ years in business
Serves Chicago, IL
Land Enterprises Inc., founded in 2011, is a trusted name in Chicago and surrounding areas for all your excavation and demolition needs. They specialize in a wide range of services including site clearing, grading, landscape, material delivery, and snow removal. With a dedicated crew boasting over 20 years of experience, they are known for their attention to detail, quality work, and business integrity. Whether it's residential or commercial, Land Enterprises Inc. is committed to building long-term relationships with clients, ensuring their utmost satisfaction.
RA James Construction

RA James Construction

New on HomeGuide
44+ years in business
Serves Chicago, IL
R.A. James Construction, Inc., located in Berwyn, IL, has been a trusted name in the construction industry since 1980. Specializing in complete remodeling and building services, they are well-versed in both residential and commercial projects. As a licensed, bonded, and insured general contractor, they offer expertise in kitchens, bathrooms, room additions, decks, windows, and doors. Their commitment to quality workmanship and reliable service has earned them membership in the Better Business Bureau and the National Association of Remodeling Industry.
Benova LLC

Benova LLC

New on HomeGuide
5+ years in business
Serves Chicago, IL
AKDK Services, LLC, founded in 2019, is a distinguished business located in Des Plains, IL, serving the surrounding areas. They are dedicated to delivering exceptional service, underpinned by fairness, honesty, and personal responsibility. Their expertise and knowledge in their trade make them true professionals. AKDK Services, LLC prioritizes their customers' interests and concerns, making them the foundation of their business operations. Their commitment to excellence is evident in every aspect of their business.
Mccormicks Flooring And Construction

Mccormicks Flooring And Construction

New on HomeGuide
4+ years in business
Serves Chicago, IL
Great work for a reasonable price good workmanship and very professional.

Your Carpet Installation questions, answered

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on HomeGuide.

How much does carpet installation cost near me?

Carpet installation costs $2 to $8 per square foot to replace, depending on the quality, room size, and prep work. Replacing carpet in a 10x12 room costs $200 to $900. The cost to carpet stairs is $150 to $600. New carpet prices are $1 to $5 per square foot, plus $0.50 to $1.50 per square foot for labor.

How long does carpet installation take?

Installing carpet takes 4 to 8 hours for an average room. In some cases, preparation adds another day for moving furniture, removing the old carpeting, removing the baseboards, and repairing the sub-floor.

How often should carpet be replaced?

Carpet should be replaced every 5 to 15 years. Replace carpet when it starts to shed, unravel at the seams, if there's water damage, or when there are stains, matting, or it smells bad.

How long does carpet last?

Carpet lasts 5 to 20 years, depending on carpet and padding quality, material, foot traffic, and maintenance frequency. Carpets with a face weight (or fiber density) of less than 30 oz. last less than 7 years. A 40 oz.+ face weight carpet lasts 12+ years.

Who installs carpet in my area?

Flooring and carpet companies, handymen, and home improvement stores such as Home Depot and Lowe's install carpet in your area.

Do carpet installers move furniture?

Most carpet installers will move your furniture as part of the installation or replacement. Some carpet installers charge $25 to $75 per room to move or rearrange large furniture or appliances.

Do you tip carpet installers?

Carpet installers do not expect a tip. However, if the company does a great job or spends more time than expected, most homeowners tip $10 to $40 per worker tip is appreciated.

How do I find carpet installation companies near me?

Start by searching our list of contractors, then compare reviews and costs. After finding and contacting potential services:

  • Get at least three free estimates to compare.
  • Ask for recommendations from family, friends, and neighbors.
  • Select companies that are licensed, insured, and certified.
  • Read reviews and check out their previous work on HomeGuide and Google.
  • Ask about their warranties and guarantees.
  • Ask for a full itemized estimate in writing.
  • Avoid making large payments upfront. Come up with a payment schedule for work completed.

After asking questions and verifying their credentials, hire the best carpet installers in your area.

What questions to ask carpet companies?

When hiring a pro for carpet replacement, ask them the following questions:

  • Are you licensed and bonded with liability insurance?
  • Can you provide me a free written estimate?
  • How long have you been in business?
  • How many similar projects have you completed?
  • Are your workers' employees or subcontractors?
  • Can you provide references for past work?
  • Can you provide a floor diagram with measurements and seam locations?
  • Which carpet padding is required to maintain the warranty?
  • What type of carpet do you recommend?
  • What other expenses may arise?
  • Can you do subfloor work if you find damages?
  • Does your quote include moving furniture, removing old carpet and padding, and clean up?
  • What does your warranty policy include?
  • Will you obtain the permit if required?
  • How long will the project take?
  • What’s your payment schedule?
  • Do you offer financing?
  • What do I need to provide to get started?

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