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A Little More About Us

Since 2005, Chem-Dry of Des Moines has been locally owned and operated by Matthew & Gretchen W. Chem-Dry of Des Moines offers professional carpet cleaning in Polk and Warren County, Iowa. Our proprietary carpet and upholstery cleaning method uses the cleaning power of carbonation to lift and extract dirt from your carpet and upholstery fabric. This allows us to deliver a superior cleaning that uses 80% less water than traditional steam cleaning. We also offer Des Moines best solution for pet urine odor removal. Call us today to schedule an appointment, or fill out our contact form and we’ll call you.

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Our Brand Promise:

We look to excite our customers with the cleanest and fastest drying carpets and upholstery in the industry. When we’re invited into your home or business, we promise to expertly apply our products so as to be gentle on carpets and property and non-toxic for people and pets. Our cleaning services will be delivered by trustworthy, friendly professionals.

History of the Chem-Dry Brand

Robert Harris started working his way through law school in the 1970’s as a carpet cleaner working for a different carpet cleaning company. He quickly became unsatisfied with the performance of available cleaning products and began researching a better solution. Harris’ research stretched into many years of studying the chemical properties and reactions of a variety of cleaning formulas combined with experimentation that required him to continually clean carpets with a succession of cleaning formulations.The process was similar to how Edison tried a hundred times to build the perfect light bulb before he succeeded.

Eventually, Robert Harris discovered the ideal cleaning formula. His unique carbonated solution delivered exceptional cleaning and was also safe and non-toxic. Harris founded Chem-Dry and soon the demand for his superior cleaning services grew exponentially. His entrepreneurial journey blossomed into a thriving success that has continued to grow since those first days in the early 70’s. From the very first small group of franchise locations, the original Chem-Dry network has expanded over recent decades to offer thousands of successful franchises throughout the world, including Chem-Dry of Des Moines based in Des Moines, IA.

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We provide superior residential and commercial carpet & upholstery cleaning services in Polk County, Dallas County, & Warren County, Iowa, including Des Moines, West Des Moines, Ankeny, Urbandale, Clive, Norwalk, Altoona & the surrounding areas.

Chem-Dry of Des Moines

Carpet, Rug & Pet Odor Cleaning in Des Moines

Call for A Free Estimate:
(515) 981-3034

Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

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*Based on results of studies conducted by independent laboratories of the Chem-Dry HCE (Hot Carbonating Extraction) and P.U.R.T. (Pet Urine Removal Treatment). Allergens tested were dog and cat dander and dust mite matter. Pet odor results based on testing with the most common odor sources found in dog and cat urine. Figures are an average across multiple tests.

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