Carpets & Rugs

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How to Use a Steam Carpet Cleaner

Learning to use a carpet steam cleaner is an effective way to clean your home's carpet and at the same

How to Fix a Fraying Carpet Seam

One common problem with a carpet seam is that it can sometimes fray. When you have a seam that is fraying,

How to Use Carpet Seam Sealer

Carpet seam sealer is an adhesive sealer used to seal the edges of carpet to prevent it from unraveling

How to Make Your Own Carpet Shampoo

Carpet shampoo is among the most expensive types of cleaning products currently available. But don't

How to Install Carpet Tiles on Stairs

Carpet tiles are an easy and effective way of transforming a room. You may want your room to have a new

How to Install Stair Carpet Rods

Stair carpet rods serve a practical as well as decorative function. They are installed at the back of

Steam Cleaning Carpet vs Dry Cleaning Carpet

If you are trying to decide between a steam cleaning carpet method or a chemical/dry cleaning system

How Often Should You Steam Clean Your Carpets?

How often you steam clean your carpets has to do with whether you have soiled carpets, or just carpets

How Long Does it Take Carpet to Dry after Steam Cleaning?

Steam cleaning your carpet yourself or having it done by a professional carpet cleaner on a regular basis

Carpet Seam Placement: 3 Tips

When you know that a carpet seam is unavoidable in a room, you need to plan where to place it. Proper

Carpet for Stairs: Stair Carpet Runners vs Carpet Stair Treads

The different types of carpet for stairs include full carpeting, carpet runners and carpeted stair treads.

Carpet Seam Problems: 6 Mistakes to Avoid

Whether you’re a professional carpet layer or a do-it-yourselfer, you'll find that one of the trickier

How to Use Carpet Seam Tape

Carpet seam tape is a heat activated adhesive tape used to join the edges of carpet together. It is applied

Carpet Steam Cleaning

If a carpet in your home has recently incurred some particularly stubborn stains, you may want to consider

Tips for Carpeting Stairs

Carpeting stairs is a DIY task that many of us get nervous about even though we may have successfully

Carpet Repair Tools and Techniques

Knowing how to do your own carpet repair can make it last a long time. Replacing carpets is expensive,

Plush Carpet Maintenance

Plush carpet is a type of carpet where the pile is cut in a way that gives the carpet a very soft and

Vinyl Carpet Runner Installation

A vinyl carpet runner is a piece of vinyl made to stick to the edge of a carpet. They are used to not

Wall-to-Wall Carpet Cost Estimation

Installing wall-to-wall carpet can provide you with a great floor for your home. Carpet provides a soft

Getting Rid of New Carpet Fumes

Everyone loves the feel of walking on new carpet. However, when you get new carpet installed, you may

Shag Carpet Explained

Shag carpet was once one of the most popular carpet styles in the world. Back in the 1970's and 1980's,

Carpet Padding Types

Carpet padding is something that is often overlooked by consumers when purchasing carpet. However, many

Wool Carpet Pros and Cons

Wool carpet is one of the most well-known types of flooring in the world. Wool is one of the oldest carpet

Dry Carpet Cleaning vs Steam Cleaning

If your floors are carpeted, dry carpet cleaning and steam cleaning are both superior to vacuuming.

Prime-Foam and Frothed-Foam Carpet Pad Benefits

Carpet pads are the materials that are placed under the carpet to prevent the carpet from wearing out

Green Carpet Cleaning

In recent years, green carpet cleaning has become an important topic for many homeowners. In the past,

Frieze Carpet Styles

One of the hottest trends in the flooring industry today is frieze carpet. Frieze carpet presents you

Installing a Hardwood-Carpet Transition

Properly installing a hardwood-carpet transition piece is often part of a successful hardwood installation.

Where to Find Carpet Remnants

If you've recently been trying to find carpet remnants for any urpose, you're probably wondering where

A Guide to Patterned Carpet

Installing patterned carpet in your home can provide you with a very beautiful look, and a focal point

Hot Water Extraction Carpet Cleaning

Hot water extraction carpet cleaning is the most effective method of cleaning carpets. This method is

Whole House Carpet Cleaning

Engaging in whole house carpet cleaning is something that many homeowners have to do at some point. Understanding

How to Install Carpet Tile Flooring Part 1

(This is Part 1 of a 2-part series. To move ahead to Part 2, click here.) Carpet tile flooring can provide

How to Install Carpet Tile Flooring Part 2

(This is Part 2 of a 2-part series. To return to Part 1, click here.) Installing carpet tile flooring

Carpet Tile Installation Tips and Mistakes to Avoid

Carpet tile installation is a project that many do-it-yourselfers are qualified to complete. Carpet tile

How to Soundproof a Floor under Carpeting Part 2

This is the 2nd of a 2-part article on how to soundproof a floor in your home. In the first article,

How to Install Carpet on Spiral Stair Treads

Installing a carpet on spiral stairs treads can be a lot of hard work but it you have ample time in your

Installing Carpet on Concrete

Installing carpet on concrete is a huge project and you will most likely need to borrow or lease some

How to Remove Carpet Seam Tape without Damage

Using a carpet seam tape is relatively easy, but removing without causing damage can be a challenge.

Tips for Joining Carpet Scraps without Showing the Seam

If you are planning on joining carpet scraps in your next project but aren't sure how to keep the seams