Carpets & Rugs

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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

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

How to Use a Carpet Edging Tool

Refurnishing floors using carpets may require carpet edging tools and will have its challenges. Particularly

5 Tips to Remove Stubborn Stains from Carpet

If any carpets in your home have fallen victim to staining, you may be curious about how to remove stubborn

5 Benefits to Vinegar Carpet Cleaner

Vinegar carpet cleaner is a type of cleaning solution that is commonly used to clean carpets. This type

10 Benefits to Using a Peroxide Cleaner

Peroxide Cleaner, or Hydrogen peroxide (H2O2), is a pale blue liquid that is slightly thicker than water

Carpet Edging: A How-to Guide

Dealing with carpet edging can be one of the most difficult parts of the carpet installation process.

How to Make a Baking Soda Carpet Cleaner

If you are not keen on using chemicals when it comes to cleaning your carpets, you will find that an

How to Use a Carpet Power Stretcher

A carpet power stretcher can be used to install a new carpet as well as for restoring the old existing

3 Benefits of Cold Carpet Seam Tape

Cold carpet seam tape has been used by professionals for a long time. Here are a few of its many benefits. 1

How to Install RV Carpet

Installing RV carpet is a job that can completely change the look of any RV. While the job is going to

How to Fit and Install a Carpet Edge Strip for a Door

Installing an edge strip applies one of the finishing touches to a properly installed carpet. A carpet

How to Remove Carpet Iron Burns

If you have been unlucky enough to touch your iron to your carpet, then you may be facing carpet iron

2 Methods for Carpet Seaming

Carpet seaming is necessary to join 2 carpets together producing an invisible seam and avoiding unsightly