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All posts in Carpet & Rugs (25)

An Introduction to Rugs

Area rugs can easily and elegantly anchor a room. A good rug is capable of doing many things, such as covering and protecting a hard floor, adding warmth, making large spaces seem cozier, and creating eye-catching pops of color. The key is to choose high-quality rugs that look great and . . . Read more

About Bamboo Area Rugs

When sprucing up your interior space, flooring can be thought of as both a structural necessity and a source of decorative potential. While there’s a lot to choose from in the world of flooring, there is space to consider flooring accessories like area rugs to bring a decorative contrast to . . . Read more

Carpet DIY Videos

How to Install Carpet Tile A simple overview on how to install carpet tile. Arama carpet tiles are shown but any carpet tile will install in a similar manner. Watch How to Install Carpet Tile on YouTube How to Install Carpet A basic overview of how to install carpet. Watch . . . Read more

Carpet FAQ

  What can be done to eliminate mold? Are non-molding fibers available? What options are available for carpet soaked due to flooding? If my carpet has been soaked, does the pad need to be replaced? If sewage soaks my carpet, can I save it? Why are my carpet seams unraveling? . . . Read more

Carpet Glossary

ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ A top Axminster The Axminster name indicates a carpet woven on an Axminster loom. The pile is created by inserting a variety of colored yarns that have been arranged on spools. This method allows weavers to create a complex design that uses numerous colors. Cut pile is the only . . . Read more

How to Repair Carpet

Carpet is a valuable investment in your home, but sometimes, things may happen that damage the carpet. Before rushing out to replace the entire floor, relax. There are ways to repair the carpet without having to completely replace it. Repairing carpet takes careful precision, especially if you’re cutting out certain . . . Read more