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Carpet, Flooring, and More

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Have you been researching new flooring?

Are you getting ready to make a flooring purchase?

Will you be working with a local flooring company?


Beware and make sure you have done your homework before you purchase your flooring!

We have all heard the horror stories of how a flooring purchase can go wrong – or how the flooring installation was not acceptable. Carpet that has wrinkles, tile that doesn’t match, wood or laminate that buckles are all possibilities when you are not working with flooring professionals.

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Is your bedroom flooring getting old and looking a little drab?

Did you know that carpet is still the “king” for bedroom floors?

Bedroom - Carpet is KingThis is the fourth installment of 5 Easy Remodels for the Interior of  Your Home.
It can be downloaded as a free eBook at

When it is time to update your bedroom, one of the first steps to consider – the flooring. Flooring can play a major role in changing your bedroom into a peaceful, comfortable retreat.

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Are you satisfied with the way your carpeting looks?

Have you cleaned it lately?

Do you have stains that don’t come out?

Every day more and more dirt and stains settle into your carpeting. The same carpeting your children or grandchildren play on, your family sits on, your animals curl up on, and you enjoy under your feet. Cleaning it doesn’t always leave you with the results you want.

Have you considered replacing your carpeting? Are you wondering if there is a carpeting available that performs better? A carpet that has stain protection, durability, luxurious softness, yet is easy to maintain?
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Looking for great flooring ideas?

Would like to see an outstanding selection of flooring?

Then take the time and stop by and see our awesome showroom!

Today’s choices in flooring can be overwhelming. How do you narrow it down to exactly what meets your needs with so many types of flooring to choose from?
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We all know that hiring the right flooring installers can make a huge difference in how our floor performs over the years. Finding the right flooring installers isn’t an easy task.

Flooring Installers This is the third installment of
9 Things You Should Be Aware Of Before Purchasing New Flooring
which can be downloaded as a free eBook at www.carpet

However, when you have a guideline to follow it helps. When choosing a company to install your flooring, you want someone that has experience in the business. This means they’ve performed installations for some time, that their employees are comfortable with – and good at! – their jobs, and that they have a proven track record of success in our community.
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#1: Choose a Flooring Company the Right Way

Posted by Jay On August 12th

One of the most important factors when choosing a flooring company is to make sure the business is reputable.

Flooring Company

This is the first installment of
9 Things You Should Be Aware Of Before Purchasing New Flooring
which can be downloaded as a free eBook at www.carpet

How do you find out if a company is reputable?

Begin by asking…

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Did you know that Jay, the owner of Carpet Concepts, started in the flooring business when he was 12 years old?

Flooring Business

Jay started by helping his father install carpeting on weekends and school vacations. By the time he was 16 he had his own car, a station wagon. It was great for transporting carpet. With the carpet strapped on the roof rack of his station wagon, Jay began installing carpeting on his own.

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You are probably wondering how a 10lb carpet pad could really be better than an 8lb pad.

carpet pad

Lately, quite a few people have come into my store asking me about the 10lb carpet pad. Many of them have visited the big box stores. Upgrading customers to the 10lb pad at the big box stores means a big profit for the store. Personally, because of the price they were charging, I didn’t think it was worth it.

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Carpet Sales

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

You’ve probably seen or heard advertisements that sound too good to be true. Carpet sales that are “extreme” – such as 80% off, or similar, are smoke and mirror tricks designed to confuse customers and drum up business in an unethical way.

There are some legitimate reasons for carpets to sell at a discount. The flooring retailer may have been able to get a bulk deal on a certain brand and make of carpet, and they can pass some of those savings on to the consumer. There might be excess inventory or a customer who reneged on a deal. Likewise, there can be discontinued types or brands of carpet that will sell for less than their original price.

How do you know if a deal is too good to be true?

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Posted by Jay On June 4th

Free Carpet

I was watching TV last night, and saw an advertisement for a national flooring company that is having quite a sale…

You buy one room of flooring and get two additional rooms free.

What a deal! Sounds to good to be true right?

I know we can’t do anything like that at Carpet Concepts. Why not?

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