All About Carpets

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Nowadays, there is so many different types and styles of carpets available, which is why it is important that you know what kind of carpet best fits your needs and daily activities. Carpet fibers are also of importance, because some are more comfortable than others. Not only is the quality of the carpet important, but also the quality of the under lay has a huge impact on the carpet’s lifespan. In order, to help you find the carpet that best suits you and your family Pro Flooring provides you with quality information on carpets and area rugs.

Nylon Carpets are wear-resistant, tolerate heavy furniture and is very durable. Nylon Carpets are available in many colors, and styles. Nylon is an excellent carpet fiber that is worth the price, because it will outlive most of the other carpet fibers.

Polyester is typically found in middle-grade carpets. It’s not as durable as nylon, but the cost is less.  Polyester carpets thus have good value.

Olefin (Polypropylene) carpets are wear-resistant, durable, produce low static-electricity, and resistant to moisture. Olefin is an excellent carpet fiber, which is commonly used in the majority of residential homes.

Wool is a natural yarn that is made into carpet. Wool carpets have a luxurious feel, warmth and suit all climates, quite durable. Wool carpet is generally the most expensive, however, if you are eco-friendly and want a natural floor, then wool carpet is the way to go.

Pro Flooring recommends a good carpet under lay. Under lay is necessary to form a good foundation for your carpet; mainly it extends the carpet’s lifespan and increases the comfort. Under Lay absorbs the impact of foot traffic, leaving the carpet with less damage. Good quality Under Lay can also help reduces noise and insulate.