Carpeting is one of the largest investments you make in your home, after your home itself. Are you giving it enough thought and putting in sufficient time and effort to choose the right carpet? We would like to make sure you are, so here is a little extra help.
Presenting our 6F strategy for choosing the right carpet for your home.
By friction we mean usage. Where exactly do you plan on installing a carpet? How about on a staircase? What about in the living room or bed room? Where would it receive most use? Obviously, the wear and tear your carpet endures will decide its lifespan
So, if you’re placing it somewhere around the house that sees a lot of feet walking in and out, choose your carpet wisely. Check this Buyers Guide to Carpets to know more about the right carpet choice for the right room.
Are you the type of mother who organizes play-dates and parties for the kids? You know what that can do to your carpet! Do you have pets? We’re sure your dog is used to rubbing his paws against the carpet. We’re also sure you care so much for your carpet because you care for your kids and/or your pets.
When choosing a carpet keeping in mind the fact that your kids can be messy at some ages. Also, remember that your pet may go out to the damp lawn every morning. Easy cleaning and maintenanceof the carpet is important for you.
What does your bank balance say? How much are you willing and able to spend on a carpet? If you have the resources, don’t hesitate to invest in a quality carpet. After all, it will most definitelydo wonders to your home.
Keep in mind that all carpet fibers are not the same and the carpet characteristics depend largely on their constituent fibers. According to Shaw Floors, there are 4 basic types of fibers used in carpets today and some carpets contain blends too. Click here to get educated about carpet construction. It’s important to know what you are buying before you buy it.
Don’t sacrifice finesse and style while choosing a carpet for your home. It just has to look right! Take sample colors home to see which would go well with your upholstery or walls.
How does your carpet feel? Does it bring comfort? Walk bare foot on it and try to recognize if you feel like you’re walking on clouds or on hay? Take your time in choosing the right carpet by experiencing firsthand (or should we say ‘firstfeet’?)whether your feet will like it or not.
Your carpets are as important to us as they are to you. Only at Bob’s Carpet and Flooring Mart will you find the best designs and the highest quality carpets at the most affordable prices. Only at Bob’s will you find this super secret and super useful 6F strategy to choose your carpets.