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Archive for November, 2012

Carpet Padding

This is the fifth installment of 12 Things to Know About Buying Carpet which can also be downloaded as a free eBook.

Your carpet padding is as important as the carpet itself. By laying the right foundation, you’ll be assured of giving your carpet the longest possible lifespan.

A quality carpet padding or cushion will prevent pile crushing. You may have seen pile crushing in a high traffic area like common walkways or stairs. With a good pad, your carpet will maintain its pile height and look great for years.

But there are other more tangible and immediate reasons to spend extra money on better padding. For one thing…

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All About Carpet - Common Carpet Terms for the New Buyer

This is the fourth installment of 12 Things to Know About Buying Carpet which can also be downloaded as a free eBook.

If you are in a carpet showroom, you may start to get overwhelmed by the choices and terminology. Then you know it’s time to learn all about carpet. Here are a few quick hints on some of the common carpet terms you may see and hear:

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