Modern Stair Runner

A customer wanted a “super modern” stair runner for her home. We think it is safe to say that this wool axminster fulfilled her needs! What does “super modern” mean to you? The first word that comes to mind is futuristic. To me, it is unique…it’s thinking outside of the box! Open spaces that give a light airy […]

Our Winter Kitchen Renovation

Renovating any part of a house is overwhelming, especially when you have absolutely no idea what you’re getting yourself into.  No seriously, we had no idea.  We weren’t even looking for a house that needed work, simply because we had no interest in getting our hands dirty.  Yes, that sounds high maintenance, but once we […]

Bold Home Design Trends

What are considered bold home design trends? Bold doesn’t have to be over the top. It can be as simple as an accent wall. In recent home design trends, wall colors, furnishings, carpets/rugs (our favorite) are making a statement! To ensure you aren’t overwhelming your space, try: Using a neutral palette as a backdrop for your eye catching decor […]

Merida Flat Woven Wool Stair Runner By The Carpet Workroom

Check out this Merida flat woven wool stair runner by The Carpet Workroom. We fabricated using a fold and stitch method. Getting confused by all these terms? Me too. So I’ve compiled a list below to help a sister/brother out! Woven: Carpet produced on a weaving loom in which the lengthwise yarns and widthwise yarns are interlaced […]

Pros and Cons of Synthetic Carpets and Nylon Rugs

What is the best kind of material used for carpeting? This is probably the most commonly asked question I have encountered since joining the carpet industry. The answer is wool, but I have blogged about that wool carpeting extensively in the past. Today I want to talk about the different kinds of synthetic carpet fibers. […]