Carpet Information And Resources
By Joseph Lewitin, About.com Guide
Carpet is one of the most popular flooring materials. It is soft, warm, and comfortable, and can be relatively easy to maintain in both residential and commercial spaces. Available in both tiles and rolls, some carpeting does suffer from staining issues. Carpet also needs to be replaced periodically depending on the level of foot traffic in the area where it is used.
The following articles will help you to decide whether carpet is right for your space, and if so, what type of carpet to choose. They will also provide insight into how to clean, care for, and maintain your carpet in a variety of situations.
An Overview of Carpet Choices
The look and feel of carpet is based on the type of fibers used in its manufacture, as well as how those fibers are treated. These articles explore the different carpet choices available and evaluates the pros and cons of each. They also look at carpeting options in different spaces including different rooms in both residential and high traffic commercial locations.
Carpet Care, Cleaning, and Maintenance
Carpet can be relatively easy to care for, however some types of carpet do have a tendency to stain. Getting these stains out can be a difficult, and often specific process. The following articles discuss some of the best methods for removing common carpet maladies, as well as ideas for maintaining the beauty and quality of your carpet for years to come.