Carpet Removal Cost

They’re a part of your home, witnessing everything from the pitter patter of tiny feet to wine spills, or mud tracked in from soccer practice. However, sooner or later, you have to decide when it’s time for your residential carpet to be replaced.

As you are seeing your carpet every day, it can be hard to notice the little changes over time. So sometimes without realizing that 10-20 years have gone past since you have changed. So is it time to replace your carpet? and I’m sure you are wondering, what is the cost of doing this?

Carpet Removal Cost:

Prices can vary quite a lot from company to company regarding carpet removal costs, here at Carpet Removal Sydney we guarantee that we will always be upfront with pricing, with no hidden extras, other companies regardless of job size will make you hire a skip bin ($375 – $1,000+) which will have to sit in your front yard for days while you deal with the annoyance of organising it and the large cost of the whole process.
Here at Carpet Removal Sydney, we come in, remove all your carpet, underlay, smoothedge, sweep and vacuum your property once we are finished as well as take all the rubbish to a local resource management center for you (Recycling whenever possible) which will be far cheaper than you having to hire a skip bin and dealing with the frustration of that whole process!

Carpet removal costs can vary depending on the job (whether it’s residential or commercial) or how the carpet was laid in these properties.

Here at Carpet Removal Sydney we ALWAYS offer a price beat guarantee on all of our competitor’s quotes!
We will NEVER be beaten on price!

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Carpet Removal Cost For Properties Laid With Smoothedge – $9 / SQM

Carpet Removal Cost for residential & commercial properties that have had carpet installed with smoothedge (the spiked strips that hold the stretch of the carpet) is $9 per square meter, this includes the cost to remove the carpet, the underlay and the smoothedge.

Carpet Removal Cost For For Properties Laid With Staple Gunned Carpet – $17 / SQM

Carpet Removal Cost for residential & commercial properties that have had carpet installed with a carpet staple gun (a special tool that shoots long staples through the carpet and into the ground) is $17 per square meter, this includes the cost to remove the carpet, the underlay and the thousands of staples that are holding the carpet down, which is why it is more expensive, this is quite rarely seen as this method has mostly been phased out, but it is still in some properties. the carpet is extremely difficult to remove due to hundreds if not thousands of staples per room holding the carpet down.

Carpet Removal Cost For Properties Laid With Carpet Tiles – $19 / SQM

Carpet tiles are often laid in commercial environments such as offices, shops, workplaces, etc. Which are all high traffic areas, carpet tiles are laid with an extremely strong dual-bond adhesive making them incredibly hard to remove and even after they have been successfully removed the dual bond adhesive glue will always still be stuck to the floor and will need to be ground off using specialized equipment.

Carpet Removal Cost For Properties Laid With Glue  – $29 / SQM

Carpet Removal Cost for commercial properties that have had carpet installed with a Direct-Stick Adhesive or Dual Bonded with Glue (Super strong thick layers of glue and adhesive are used to permanently hold the carpet to the ground for long periods of time mostly used in offices, warehouses or common areas in unit blocks to make sure that the carpet is held tightly to the floor for long periods of time) is $17-$30 per square meter, this includes the cost to remove the carpet, the underlay and scrape the floors of the glue and adhesive that are used to hold the carpet down. The carpet is extremely difficult to de-attach from the floor and heavy machinery must be used with a strong workforce to have any chance of removing it from the property.

Carpet Removal Cost For (Stairs) – $20-$40 / Per Stair

Straight Stairs (Smoothedged) = $20/ Per Stair
Stair Treads = Additional $20 / Per Stair
Glued Stairs =  $30 / Per Stair
Staple Gunned Stairs = $30 / Per Stair
Floating Stairs = $35 / Per Stair
Winding Stairs = $40 / Per Stair
Stair landings = $40 / Per Stair
Bullnose Stairs =  $40 / Per Stair

Carpet Removal Cost For (Wardrobes) – $40-$100 / Per Wardrobe

Carpet Removal Sydney charges ($40-$60 / per wardrobe) as an additional charge, if the wardrobe has been built over the carpet this price will increase to ($100 / per wardrobe) as the removal process can take up to five times longer.

Carpet Dual-Bond Glue, Carpet Adhesive & Carpet Glue Removal Cost – $20 / SQM

Carpet tiles and carpets laid in a commercial environment such as an office, warehouse etc are often laid with an extremely strong dual-bond adhesive, which makes them incredibly hard to remove and even after they have been successfully removed the dual bond adhesive glue will often still be stuck to the floor and will need to be ground off using specialized equipment to restore your concrete slab back to a level, smooth state allowing a new flooring system to be installed or to allow the fresh concrete slab to be used as your new floor.

Carpet Pick Up & Disposal Cost

Our team at Carpet Removal Sydney also offers a carpet pick up and disposal service, so if you have removed the carpet, underlay and other flooring materials your self and aren’t sure what to do next or don’t have a vehicle big enough to transport the carpet we can come and pick it up for you for a small fee and dispose of it in an environmentally friendly way.

We will always try to recycle whenever possible, for a free quote or to arrange a time to pick up the carpet that you would like disposed of simply call or text us on 0424 408 330. Or fill out our quote form below.