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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?

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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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Are you working with a nylon or polyester carpet fiber? How well it is holding up against dirt, wear, and texture retention? Has it faded? Is it environmentally smart?

Carpet Fiber

When your carpet shows signs of wear and tear, it’s hard to know exactly what is covered under your carpet warranty. Is your carpet wear and tear excessive or normal? Is it covered or considered an exclusion? When it’s time to replace your current carpet, how do you know what carpet fiber to choose?

Carpet Warranties

At Carpet Concepts, we have always been skeptical of warranties. Every manufacturer claims…
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12 Tips on How to Buy Carpet!

Posted by Jay On March 20th

Have you completed your homework? Do you know each of the 12 tips on how to buy carpet? Is it time for one last review before you make your carpet purchase?

12 Things to Know About Buying Carpet

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There is nothing worse than feeling uninformed when you’re ready to make an important decision like purchasing new carpet. The price, quality, padding, warranty, and installation – so many decisions. Don’t get discouraged!

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Carpet Stains  (Photo courtesy of Flickr user justj0000lie)

                    Dog shaped urine stain (Photo courtesy of Flickr user justj0000lie)

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

There are so many advantages of carpet over other types of flooring, but one problem area that families focus on is carpet stains. If you’re living a normal life, some stains are all but inevitable. No one is perfect! Some stains are easier to remove than others, but it’s also important to know what kind of stain protection you’ll be getting when you purchase a new carpet.

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6: Carpet Warranty – What’s the Deal?

Posted by Jay On December 12th

Carpet Warranty

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

Buying a new carpet, whether in one room or for your whole house, can be a significant investment. Many carpet buyers want to skip the necessary homework and think that buying a carpet with a great-sounding carpet warranty will protect them.

Unfortunately, this isn’t the case. You will be making a mistake if you base your decision to purchase a carpet on the warranty being offered. It sounds impressive, but a 25 year warranty really doesn’t mean that you’re getting a great piece of carpet.

Why not?

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