Carpeting

J+J Flooring Group
... dilemma by manufacturing quality commercial carpet design to satisfy the most discriminating eye, engineered to withstand the most demanding environments, and priced to please any budget.  our carpeting is created to meet your design needs as well as your performance needs. another advantage to specifying j&j commercial, is that we manufacture our own solution dyed nylon fiber, encor...
Zoroufy Stair Rods
...his information had been passed down for generations from his family's experience in the rug trade. responding to demand during the early 1980's, consumers began trading in their wall-to-wall carpeting from earlier decades for the timeless appeal of wood floors. the demand for runners and area rugs soared. zoroufy's customers shared photos and expressed great interest in the beautifu...
Glen Eden Wool Carpet
...glen eden manufactures 100 percent new zealand wool rugs and carpeting for residential, commercial, aviation, and marine customers. here you can also find exclusive tapestry borders and woven wiltons in both broadloom and area rugs. a wide selection of stock patterns, colors, and textures are available. glen eden also specializes in custom designing an endless combination of creative ...
Kemiko Concrete Stain
...fade, or peel, and will last the lifetime of the surface to which it is applied. those suffering from allergies find concrete staining especially appealing and a welcomed change from deep pile carpeting. kemiko stone tone stain is virtually maintenance free for a carefree lifestyle-simply damp mop as needed. economical durable easy to maintain versatile elegant ...
Kane Carpet
...y that it has remained an industry leader for over fifty years. a mid to high-end client base is well served by our customer- focused approach that combines the ability to offer a wide range of carpeting choices, representing the ultimate in aesthetic and decorative values. it's the root of our enduring success and sterling reputation. ...
Mohawk Hardwood Flooring
...one of the largest and oldest floor covering manufacturers in the united states. today, the mohawk brand name means more than just carpet. mohawk has an entire family of flooring brands including carpeting, rugs, mats, laminate floors and hardwood flooring. so when you purchase a mohawk floor you are purchasing more than just a floor, you are also buying from a brand name that american f...
Ralph Lauren Carpet
... furnishings, ralph lauren floorcoverings represent uncompromising quality and design excellence. the collection was developed in a licensing agreement with karastan, the most respected name in carpeting and rugs. "aran isle knit" and "cable sweater" are directly descended from the apparel world and were inspired by actual cashmere sweaters. alpaca, one of the softest, silkiest fibers ...
Balta Carpeting
...balta carpets is the european market leader for tufted and woven wall-to-wall carpet, in both synthetic and wool yarn. the innovative and market-oriented polypropylene collections are known under three registered brands: stainsafe, practical and easy to clean, leonis, soft and shiny and x-tron for intensive use. the award winning 'made in heaven' brand stands for soft and luxurious polyester carp...
Constantine Carpets
...ds to more dramatic pieces, constantine residential combines the strength and durability of commercial carpet constructions with an expansive color palette to capture the essence of residential carpeting. broadloom carpets constantine manufactures the industry's finest broadloom carpets. our patented multiple yarn infusion™ (myi) technology creates the most exciting and complex text...
Shaw Carpet
... shaw carpet provides softbac, a patented backing system that keeps carpet flexible and wrinkle-free. performance ratings make comparing easy ratings from 1 to 5on the label of every residential carpeting style, you'll find an easy-to-find, easy-to-understand performance rating. rated from 1 to 5, the scale represents the carpeting's ability to withstand extended wear. a perfect rating of 5...
Mohawk Ceramic Tile
...is one of the oldest and largest floor covering manufacturers in the united states. today, the mohawk brand name means more than just carpet. mohawk markets a wide variety of flooring types including carpeting, rugs, mats, laminate, hardwood, resilient and ceramic tile. when you purchase a mohawk floor, you're purchasing more than just a floor - you're buying from a company that american families ...
Cherokee Carpet Industries
...cherokee carpet industries is a privately held company established in 1994. since the beginning, cherokee has maintained a sole focus on producing high quality, affordable broadloom carpeting. continued expansion in extrusion and tufting equipment has facilitated our growth into a full line manufacturer of polypropylene, solution dyed nylon and solution dyed polyester products for every ...
Joy Carpets
...in providing industry-first floor coverings to residential, educational, hospitality, healthcare, and commercial markets. joy pioneered fine gauge tufting and introduced the first recreational carpeting, games people play®, to the industry in 1973.  since that time, we have continued our commitment to meeting the unique needs of our customers by providing only the highest quality produc...
Couristan Carpet
...for 87 years, the couristan brand has been revered as an icon of style and quality for its exquisite area rugs, wall-to-wall carpeting and custom floorcovering fashions. founded in 1926 by brothers basil j. couri and george j. couri, couristan, inc. has been privately owned and operated by the couri family for two generations. today, the business has a global presence as it continues to ...
Engineered Floors Dwellings
...l carpet program just for home builders. our no surprise policy and the 7-point builder advantage ensure you get the products you need, when you need them. and, by offering beautiful, soft, luxurious carpeting with enhanced performance features and warranties at every step-up level, dwellings creates the desire for profitable upgrades. the dwellings no surprise policydwellings inventory managemen...
Stanton Commercial Carpet
...long island, new york, and its customer service, distribution & fabrication center in calhoun, georgia, stanton carpet remains committed to its core mission of delivering the finest in decorative carpeting with an unsurpassed dedication to quality and service. ...
{Carpeting
...a great choice for almost any room within a home due to its warm, comforting and quiet qualities. carpet is available in an endless array of colors, patterns, and textures for you to choose from. ...
Axminster Carpet
...eaving machines. the name survives as a generic term for all machine-made carpets with pile similar to velvet or chenille. unlike the wilton weave, almost all pile yarn appears on the surface of this carpeting. this beautifully classic, and traditional carpet is suitable for wall-to-wall applications, on stairs or even custom cut into special area rug treatments...
Berber Carpet
...used by these tribes of north africa. these carpets use flecked yarns most often in loop styles. the size of the loops varies from large nubby ones to smaller styles. patterned styles of this type of carpeting are multi-level-loop as well as cut-and-loop designs. other styles are also available in pastels and dark tones as well as naturals. wool carpet is non-toxic, non-allergenic and will not s...
Borders/Accents
...e importantly, most borders and accents can be retrofitted to existing floors, opening options to any home. for instance, special inlays cut into finished hardwood floors or wood borders spliced into carpeting can make any floor stand out. a feature strip accent will catch more attention than if it were part of a standard pattern. purpleheart wood is a bright, striking purple when freshly cut, d...
Carpeting
...carpet is a soft floor covering made of bound carpet fibers or stapled fibers. carpeting refers to wall-to-wall coverage, whereas a rug is simply used to cover a space. this type of flooring is typically used indoors and can be used in both high and low traffic areas. it typically lasts for 15-18 years before it needs to be replaced. the quality of a carpet is usually measured in face weight, or h...
Cork Tile Flooring
...d exciting for their home. natural cork flooring is comfortable to walk on... providing a cushion for your feet. cork flooring creates a feeling of  warmth... a good non-allergenic alternative to carpeting.  cork tile flooring is durable, fire resistant, anti-microbial,  insect resistant, and a thermal insulator. a cork floor is an excellent choice for a child's room, family room,  kitch...
Custom Rugs
...custom rugs are becoming increasingly popular. usually, a high quality velvet pile carpeting is cut in various shapes and forms and pieced together to form an overall design. use any variety of colors or pattern to mix or match with your room's theme. recently, i had a custom rug made for a client that repeated the exact irises that were hand-painted on the drapery fabric. it's a wonderful but exp...
Parquet Flooring
...creasing health and environmental concerns of consumers. increasing fears about chemical compounds and concerns by many allergy sufferers about dust has led many consumers to switch from wall-to-wall carpeting to hardwood flooring. it also has several practical advantages, such as its ability to be cleaned easily, its durability against spills and stains and a material makeup that allows it to b...
Rag Rugs
...o match or compliment most home decor to accessorize any room of the house. no matter what you have down as a floor covering, hardwood, laminate, vinyl, tile, natural stone or marble, or wall-to-wall carpeting, floors are greatly enhanced when accented with a beautiful rag rug. try using them in bathrooms and see what a difference it makes in brightening these areas as well. you have nothing to lo...
Recycled
...recycled carpeting and its environmental benefits being the focus of corporate citizens and major manufacturers, the carpet and rug industry is showing it does far more than just cover our floors. the industry proactively addresses key issues in order to promote a healthy environment and provide a better future. recent environmental issues, such as indoor air quality and overburdening landfill spa...
Sculptured/Cut & Loop
...cut and loop carpet offers the visual appeal of both texture and pattern. many of these styles are on the cutting edge of fashion today. cut and loop carpeting is created by tufting some loops higher than others. when the carpet is sheared, the higher loop tufts are cut, but the lowers ones are not. the resulting cut pile tufts look darker than the loops, creating a pattern. cut and loop ...
Throw / Scatter Rugs
...ugs ... there's a vast assortment available from every part of the world. the term "rug" generally applies to a handmade piece, while the term carpet refers to goods made by machine. buy wall-to-wall carpeting and have it cut to any size, add borders, and have the edges bound. or select from any number of types and patterns available, either inexpensive copies or valuable collector's items. let yo...
Velvet (woven)
..., tightly twisted tufts. the tufts in commercial velvet carpet appear to blend together, creating a rich sweep of color that lends itself to formal settings. when selecting commercial velvet carpeting, look for one with a low to medium pile height for the best performance and wear. you will get the most out of your investment in the long run. commercial velvet carpet styles will sh...
Improve Air Quality with Bamboo Flooring
...how best to prep for a nursery among a host of others. soon thereafter, a remodel may take place, and before new, chemical-free cribs and baby furniture are purchased, new flooring may be installed. carpeting may be a tempting option, but thick pile carpets can cultivate environmental allergens and can increase the air pollutants in a confined space. over time, carpeting can harbor mold and dust ...
Wool Carpets: The Best Carpets for Allergies
...gies should avoid carpet in the home. actually, the opposite is true. studies now suggest that a properly maintained wool carpet can have a beneficial effect on your health. here’s how hypoallergenic carpeting works. hypoallergenic wool carpets indoor air purity – acts as a passive air filter to trap dust, pollen and other particles. wool carpets also absorb air pollutants and gases faster and...
Ultimate Guide to Laminate Flooring
...fect for homes where this is a concern. low-maintenance. laminate provides you with the appearance of hardwood without having to re-stain or re-finish the floor. plus, it’s easier to keep clean than carpeting or tiled floors. extremely durable. laminate floors provide you with up to 5x more scratch resistance than hardwood. variety. if you’re looking for flooring that’s going to help your home ...
Ultimate Guide to Hardwood Flooring
...le. √ easy to clean. routine cleaning involves sweeping, dust mopping, or vacuuming on the bare floor setting.√ allergy-friendly. hardwood doesn't harbor mold, dust, or animal dander like carpeting does, which makes it better for homes of allergy sufferers.√ increase a home's value. according to a quantitative evaluation of real estate professionals for the national wood floorin...
SMART Carpet and Flooring Offers Multiple Options for the Home Gym
... more pragmatic choice. it is still durable enough to handle all of the rugged abuse that floors take in a gym, yet is stylish enough to meet the most discriminating home décor needs. turf and carpeting are among the most popular choices for home gyms. turf can boost athlete performance and is perfect for sled pulls and plyometric exercises, while carpet is kid- and pet-friendly, comfor...
Improvements for Independence/Modifications to make your home more accessible
...n, bedroom and full bathroom? * are doorways wide enough for someone using a wheelchair, walker or service animal? * are hallways, staircases, bathrooms and the kitchen well-lit? * is wall-to-wall carpeting secure and in good condition? * are area rugs secured to the floor with grips? * are walkways free from obstructions and hazards like cords and furniture? * do stairways have sturdy handr...
Making Spirits Bright This Year: Waterproof Indoor Carpet at SMART Carpet and Flooring
...oil repellant to keep early-morning coffee spills, melted snow, and other common accidents from ruining the holidays. "people hear waterproof carpet, and they tend to think of the old indoor-outdoor carpeting found in rec rooms from coast to coast a generation ago," said smart carpet and flooring president brendan phillips. "but flooring manufacturers' technology and design have come so far even ...
One-weekend DIY projects to get your house relative-ready for the holidays
...d are eager for a project that will really knock the in-laws’ socks off, you can get rid of that old grungy carpet. whether you choose to refurbish the wood floor under the old carpet, or install new carpeting, you can rent the tools you need, such as a floor sander or carpet stretching tool. with the holidays approaching fast, you don’t have a lot of time or money for diy projects that will impr...
The rise of the basement: Top tips for a better space
...and up to moisture, too. patch any cracks in the concrete floor and consider adding a subfloor if the surface slopes or is uneven. many homeowners gravitate to the warmth and soundproofing effect of carpeting in basements. low-pile or berber carpets resist wear and are inexpensive options. a moisture-barrier pad between the carpet pad and the carpet adds another level of water resistance and reas...
Fresh Tips for Holiday Sparkle
...nto the silver with a clean cloth or sponge, rinse thoroughly and dry. a fresh living room * freshen up your living room before your guests arrive with baking soda. sprinkle it on upholstery and carpeting, wait 15 minutes, and vacuum up. guests will enjoy a pleasant party atmosphere from start to finish. * if you own a pet, don't let the scent of fido or fluffy be the first thing your gue...
'Techorating' trend harmoniously marries technology and interior design
...walls, floors and wooden furniture with varying texture and fabrics such as area rugs and curtains can help absorb sound and improve the listening quality in a room. don't overdo it, though; too much carpeting and heavy curtains can make sound seem muffled. instead, add some bookshelves or even hung art to create reflective surfaces that will help break up sound waves. a mixture of surfaces and ma...
Tips and Tricks to Get Your Home Clean
...stretch hose that allows for optimal cleaning reach. weighing just 12 pounds, it's easy to use in any part of the house, and the powerful wind technology helps remove even deeply embedded dirt within carpeting. for hard-to-reach areas, you can use the on-board attachments to get behind the couch, the refrigerator and along baseboards - it can even be used to clean upholstered furniture. check be...
Do-It-Yourself Home Projects Help You Save
...home improvement and cleanup tips from the experts at grime boss to help revamp your home, without spending a fortune: repaint the walls one great way to update your home without having to replace carpeting or furniture is to refresh walls with a fresh coat of paint. determine the amount of paint needed by using an online calculator, such as the one provided at www.homedepot.com. to save even ...
Make Your Home Cleaner and Greener
...se, including naturally derived laundry detergent and bathroom cleaners that are priced very competitively. flooring carpets trap dirt, dust and other allergens. if possible, remove wall-to-wall carpeting and replace it with natural wood flooring, such as sustainable bamboo or cork flooring. - sweep and vacuum floors regularly to control dust. - wet mop with a microfiber mop to remove ...
Kids room decor that's easy to replace when their tastes change
...so a flexible, cost-effective way to change a room's look. replacing the toddler-themed linens on your tween's bed with something more contemporary for her age group, may allow you to keep the walls, carpeting and furnishings as they are. even if you invest in high-end sheets and a comforter, the overall cost of linens will be far less than the expense of completely redoing the room. curtains ...
Hardwood finishes are more eco-friendly than ever
...ly products, should be aware of voc content. while paints, stains and other coatings can be emitters of vocs, they are not alone. vocs are emitted from many other products found in the home including carpeting, electronics, cosmetics, plastics, cleaning supplies, tobacco products and more. thanks to advances in wood-coating technology, many of today's finishes are better than ever. zero-and lo...
Redoing a kid's room? Favorite cartoon characters make it easy
.... next, look down. if your home has hardwoods in the bedrooms, an accent rug can underscore the room's theme and provide a warm spot for cold feet on winter mornings. or, if you have wall-to-wall carpeting, an area rug can help protect carpet from wear and tear. 3. accessories - just as the right accessories can turn a so-so outfit into a winner, accessories in a room can add the finishing...
The Best Moments from Ricko the Rhino
... and dupont captured more than 4.8 millions seconds of video from four different webcams over 14 days during the smartstrand challenge. during that time, ricko the rhino certainly had some fun on his carpeting -- and he made some extraordinary messes! check out this 60 seconds worth of fun moments ricko had on his carpeted enclosure. ...
Karastan Carpet History - Defining Quality Craftsmanship
... karastan. learn why karastan rugs were referred to as "the wonder rugs of north america," the role karastan played in bringing comfort to the average american household with rugs and wall-to-wall carpeting, and the continued leading role karastan plays in home design....
Couristan - Purity® Eco-Friendly Carpeting
...couristan - purity® eco-friendly carpetin...
Modern Bliss Collection Video - Milliken Floor Covering
...et. these natural textiles encourage and enhance every part of our daily lives. and now, inspired by the familiar comfort of these very fabrics, milliken has created an all-new collection of high-end carpeting. with 5 textured patterns and 16 hue selections, modern bliss offers a serene carpet solution that is not only beautiful but also wonderfully calm and inviting...
How to Clean a Carpet, Carpet Cleaning Tips, Care for Carpeting | Mohawk Flooring
...you've made a great investment by choosing mohawk carpet. your new carpet will last for years, and with the right care and maintenance, you'll be able to keep it looking new and extend its life...
carpeting
...Carpet is a soft floor covering made of bound carpet fibers or stapled fibers. Carpeting refers to wall-to-wall coverage, whereas a rug is simply used to cover a space. This type of flooring is typically used indoors and can be used in both high and low traffic areas. It typically lasts for 15-18 years before it needs to be replaced. The quality of a carpet is usually measured in face weight, o...
stair rod
...A stair rod, also commonly referred to as a carpet rod, is an ornamental decorative hardware item used to hold carpeting in place on steps. (Such long but narrow strips of carpeting are known as carpet runners or stair runners or stair carpet). Traditionally, stair rods were used to hold a carpet runner in place on stairs, but with superior carpet installation techniques and more rigid safety s...
polyester
...n, does not have dye sites. Colour is infused in a molten state (solution dyeing). Polyester has the disadvantage that it tends to crush or mat down easily. It is typically used in mid- to low-priced carpeting. ...
nylon carpet
...Due to nylon's excellent wear-resistance, it is widely used in carpeting. However, nylon is stained by certain natural and artificial food colorants; these include coffee, mustard, wine and soft drinks. While fluorochemical coatings are effective in protecting carpet from substances such as soil, they offer little protection from some types of acid stains. A number of methods were devel...
wall to wall carpeting
...A carpet that completely covers a floor...

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