Professional car detailing or do it yourself by renting steam cleaner from grocery store?
I've never had my car detailed. My carpet has gone though years of coffee spills and spot cleaning. I recently called a local detailer and found out they charge $179. I'm wondering if anyone has ever tried to detail themselves by renting the steam cleaners at the grocery store or if I should just pay the money for the detailing.
Asked By: neetah14701 - 10/3/2007
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
This is one of those issues where it really depends on whether you believe you have the skill, knowledge and ability to do a better job than a professional... More
Answered By: ken erestu - 10/3/2007
Additional Answers (4)
don't rent the machine. buy one. you can always use the machine to clean around the house. or YOU could charge $100 to detail for others! good luck.
Answered By: griffin_lucille - 10/3/2007
If I were you, I would atleast try it. If you find it difficult to maneuver in your car, remove the seats. Then after the car is done.....START ON YOUR HOUSE. You can't lose. Good luck.
Answered By: the_cheeze_cop - 10/3/2007
Do it your self.. U en up spending less money and even though u have to do it yourself.. U know that its gonna be done just how u like it..
Answered By: Sweetness - 10/3/2007
I would first purchase some spray carpet cleaner for the home or car and a hand brush. This should cost you no more then 25 dollars. If you could not clean one section of the carpet to the degree you are looking for, stop and take it to the detailer. Renting a steam cleaner would do you no good unless you are... More
Answered By: enhancedquang - 10/3/2007
Over 482 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $19-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
$21/hr Start, Avg Pay $72K/yr No Experience Needed! Get Started.
Jobs hiring near your local area. Part-time, Full-time, Work at home.
Free for Job Listers and Job Seekers!
Other Career Questions
Do most mechanical engineering jobs offer job security?
What is your current job? Why did you choose this job? What do you enjoy about your job? What do you dislike about your job? What would be your perfect job? Would you rather have this j...
Where are the jobs? Is productivity and globalization creating a permanent “recession” of jobs? My main issue is I am doing a paper for school and have no idea where to begin. I was hoping suggestions...
Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.
Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
2013 Engineering Jobs Outlook
Engineers will find job opportunities in select disciplines in 2013, with candidates who are all-around, client-oriented businesspeople in demand.
Best-Paying Jobs by Major
What could you earn with a particular four-year degree? Find out by checking out this list of the top-paying jobs for 20 of the most common majors.
Eight High-Paying, Secure Jobs
Want to earn a good salary and enjoy a measure of job security as well? Check out these well-paying jobs on tap for fast growth in the coming years.