About Our Company

Tom Ingram the Carpet Cleaner

Meet Tom Ingram

It seems like I have been in the cleaning industry my entire life. My grandfather sold Electrolux vacuum cleaners for 45 years. My father, Tom Ingram sold them for 27 years before opening Tom’s Vacuum Clinic in 1984. I was working on vacuums in our basement by the age of ten. I worked in the vacuum cleaner shop for over 10 years. I sold them, worked on them, and while running the central vacuum division. I changed careers after my father passed in 2000.

Fast forward a few years. I decided I wanted to work for myself and since I had a background in cleaning it was a natural fit to go into carpet and tile cleaning. I opened up What A Difference – Carpet & Tile Cleaning in March of 2013. Shortly after that, I took my first IICRC class in St Louis. I was now a certified Carpet Cleaning Technician. Fast forward a few more years, I’ve received additional training in upholstery cleaning, odor removal, tile and grout cleaning/sealing, hardwood floor maintenance, and professional spot treatment.

Our Mission

We take our time so the job is done correctly.

Our Vision

To be recognized as one of the best cleaners in central Kentucky.

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History of What A Difference

Providing professional carpet and tile cleaning since 2013

What A Difference – Carpet & Tile Cleaning was opened in March 2013 by Tom Ingram. We are a small family-owned business based in Lexington KY. Our normal service area is Lexington, Nicholasville, Wilmore, Lancaster, and Versailles. We are fully insured and have workmen’s compensation.

“We take our time so the job is done correctly.” – Tom Ingram, Owner

We are a small family-owned business based in Lexington Kentucky. We are not the company that is in and out of your house in 30 minutes. We are a Quality not Quantity driven company. We take our time so the job is done correctly.

Why Hire Us?

Choose us because of our reputation for excellence. For more than 8 years, we’ve earned a name for quality and customer service. The homeowners we serve rely on us for detail-oriented, consistent cleaning services. With over 100 5 Star reviews on Facebook, Nextdoor, and Google you can rest assured you will have a great experience using What A Difference – Carpet & Tile Cleaning.

With Us, Your Satisfaction Is Guaranteed
We are committed to providing thorough carpet cleaning services for our valued customers. In order to accomplish this goal, we adhere to strict standards that remain consistent across the board.
Licensed & Fully Insured
Our company is insured, which means you can have peace of mind when you hire us as your residential or commercial cleaning company. Helping our customers feel confident in our services is very important to us.
Our Teams Consist of Fully Trained Employees
It means every individual hired with What A Difference goes through a thorough screening process, and then is trained in every aspect of our cleaning services. This ensures high-quality service every time.
Locally Owned Cleaning Services
Life is just too short to clean your own home. You should be able to enjoy peace of mind knowing that your home is in good hands while focusing on things that matter more to you, such as your family and loved ones.
Free Over the Phone Estimates
What A Difference service is the key to keeping a beautiful home while making more time for yourself and the things you love most. Contact us for a FREE estimate.
We Guarantee Our Work
What A Difference strives to provide the highest level of quality, service, and value to each and every customer. If you are not completely satisfied with our service, please inform us within 24 hours of your clean so we may resolve the situation.