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

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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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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 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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