Carpet Recycling Update

Carpet Recycling Keeping up with the Earth Day theme from Monday, I wanted to elaborate on carpet recycling. When I got involved in The Carpet Workroom, recycling was one of our top priorities. My father had been involved in ongoing efforts to educate the public about carpet recycling. I quickly tried to catch up and […]

Stair Carpet Buyers Guide

Stair Carpeting – 3 Primary Ways: Stair Runners: The most common and decorative option. Wall-to-Wall Carpeting: The most practical option if you don’t want to expose the ugly plywood or imperfect hardwood on your steps Stair Treads: The most inexpensive option, because they call for the least amount of material, are stair treads. The reason people carpet their […]

How to choose the correct stair carpet

  I have spent roughly one year in the carpet and rug business, and that still hasn’t been enough time to learn all the intricacies of the trade. People constantly ask me what our busiest times of the year are, what products most people gravitate toward, and what the best materials to use in different […]

Pros and Cons of Synthetic Carpets

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. […]