Category: "Carpet"

How Do Carpet Fibers Impact Your Flooring?

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For many, the thought of having to replace your carpeting ranks right up there with visiting the dentist. It’s a necessary task that you put off until you absolutely have to replace. Because of that, you might not realize all of the choices currently available to you. Carpet has changed a lot over the past...

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What To Know About Carpet Before You Buy

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Some things exist in your home that you probably don’t spend a lot of time thinking about. Your carpet, for instance. Sure, you may vacuum it on a regular basis. You may spot clean it if you spill. But it normally takes years before you look at it with the thought of removing it and...

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Are Carpet Seams Acceptable?

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When you slide on your shirt or your pants in the morning, you probably don’t think much about the construction. We accept the fact that seams are a part of the construction. But what about your carpet? Carpet rolls come in three sizes – 12’, 15’, and occasionally 13’ 6”. That means if your room...

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The Truth About Carpeting

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Thinking about changing out the flooring in your home? Undoubtedly you’ve run into a variety of articles online about the reputation of carpeting. But is it truly as bad as what some make it out to be? Or is carpet still one of the best flooring options you can choose for your home? Carpet isn’t...

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You Love Your Pets But Your Carpets Don’t

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Our pets are part of the family. It’s hard imagining them anywhere else but by our side. That means they lounge on the carpets, run across the hardwood floors, and slide on the luxury vinyl when coming in from outside. Pets may bring a lot of love to our lives, but they also bring a...

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Save or Replace Carpets After Water Damage

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Even a small amount of water can cause a lot of damage in your home. Water from a spill, a broken pipe, or from flooding can quickly grow into a larger problem, producing harmful mold that can impact your family’s health. A little moisture and a little dark space, and it can quickly escalate into...

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How To Protect Your Flooring When Throwing A Party

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The holidays are filled with family and friend get-togethers. More people will be visiting your home, celebrating throughout the end of the year. It’s a beautiful time of the year, decorations creating a warm glow, and aromatic smells wafting from the kitchen as you prepare your home. The last thing on your mind should be...

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Nylon or Polyester Carpet – Which Should You Choose?

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Shop around for new carpet and you’ll quickly discover that the most used carpet fiber materials are nylon or polyester. Both have their own characteristics. Both can make excellent choices. Which is right for you? While nylon and polyester are quite different in feel and performance, they do share a few characteristics. Both, for example,...

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Trends New Home Buyers Want In Flooring

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Want to know what’s happening in the world of flooring? Carpeting is getting softer, wood is taking on a variety of new looks, and vinyl is turning into one of the most luxurious, popular floor products on the market today. What’s driving the popularity of luxury vinyl is the increase in technology that makes just...

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Sisal vs Jute Carpeting: Which Is Right For You?

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Selecting new carpeting for you home? If you’re looking for a natural, eco-friendly option, it may be time to consider sisal or jute. Why go natural? Rather than using a synthetic material such as nylon that utilizes natural gas and petroleum to fabricate, and has off-gassing of volatile organic compounds (VOCs), a natural fiber uses...

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