You can check your Tampa FL Home Depot for a rental carpet cleaners like the one in the video above. They are pretty easy to use and they can take care of light to medium carpet soil. Expect to spend about half a day getting the carpet cleaner and cleaning the carpet, then returning the carpet cleaner when you're finished. As a professional carpet cleaner in the Tampa FL area, I can tell you these machines work but expect to get the same results you would from a professional carpet cleaning service. Between our carpet cleaning equipment and solutions and our professional knowledge, we can get more soil out of your carpet in a fraction of the time while you sit back and sip your favorite beverage.
What it comes down to is your time worth the cost savings to rent a carpet cleaner from your local hardware store. You are capable of cleaning your own carpet, but do you want to?