Category: "Carpet"

What Carpet Wears The Best?

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What’s the best carpet for your home? That depends. Do you have kids? Do you have pets? How much foot traffic does your carpet receive each day? Selecting carpet fiber determines how long your new carpet will last. It controls how easily it is to maintain, clean, and ultimately how much it will cost you...

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When Discount Carpet Makes An Excellent Choice

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As homeowners, we’re always looking for great deals. Why pay full price when you can get something on sale? That said, some decisions are more important than others when it comes to upgrading your home. A sale on paint? Sure, why not? You know the gallon you bring home meets certain standards. But what about...

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How To Live With Ugly Carpet

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What do you do when you have ugly carpet in place, and there isn’t a possibility of having it removed? Cover it up This may seem obvious, but it is a step many overlook. Have you seen the rugs available to consumers? Whatever your style or taste, there is an area rug for you. Measure...

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What Is The Best Type Of Carpet For Allergies?

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If you or a family member suffers from allergies, you may be tempted to remove the carpets from your home. Some carpeting can trigger allergic reactions. But if you love carpet for its warmth and softness, there are choices for you. Look At The Fiber Even though hypoallergenic carpeting won’t entirely eliminate allergens, it will...

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Is Carpet Or Wood Floors Better For Asthma?

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If you have asthma, you look for ways to reduce your symptoms. And chances are you’ve looked down at the floor a time or two, wondering how it impacts your health. The key may be in what the flooring is made of rather than a specific type of flooring. The more conscious you are about...

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How To Choose Your Carpet Color

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Ready to change your room this year? One of the most difficult components of decorating can be deciding on new carpet. There are so many decisions to make: style or carpet, fiber type, pattern, quality, price, and finally, color. Color is often the most difficult choice because it can be tough to visualize the color...

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Understanding Hypoallergenic Carpet

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If you or someone in your home is prone to allergies, you might choose to look at hypoallergenic carpet as a flooring option. If you do a quick search for “hypoallergenic carpet”, you’ll find a variety of articles doubting the claim. While carpet companies want you to believe carpeting can, in fact, be hypoallergenic, you’ll...

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Which Transition Strip To Use Where

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Want to have different types of flooring installed in different spaces of your home? No problem. The look you create will be uniquely your own. However, it is important that you transition the flooring from room to room to give your home a seamless look. There are different types of transition strips, with different styles,...

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The Difference Between Cut Pile Carpet and Textured Carpet

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If you’ve started researching to upgrade the carpeting in your home, you may be thoroughly confused by the sheer number of terms and styles and types within the industry. While we can’t answer every question within one post (that would be a very long post!), we can help you navigate the difference between cut pile...

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The Benefits Of Frieze Carpet

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Frieze carpet has two characteristics. First, frieze is often also known as twist or twisted carpet. Second, frieze is a type of cut pile where the carpet fibers are woven in a looped formation before cut to create the pile effect. Both frieze and texture carpets can be similar in appearance. The main difference is...

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