A rug that is manufactured by simply cutting carpet to the size or shape desired to fit into a room (but not wall to wall) and bound.
Carpet Pads and Carpet Matting Padding or matting is laid under the carpet or rug for several reasons. The first is to provide cushion for the carpet itself. Padding actually acts like the shock absorbers in your car. The padding will help your carpet keep its shape as people walk on it, which ensures a […]
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 […]
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 […]
What sets us apart from most carpet stores is the way we approached the flooring industry. Most companies develop a retail store to sell the carpet, and then subcontract somebody to install it. We did the complete opposite. My father, Peter Lovetere began installing carpet when he was 18 and never looked back. He thought […]
In previous posts, I have tried to provide information on the pros and cons of the different options available for carpeting. This post should help educate you in choosing the right kind of padding to go underneath. Padding or matting is laid under the carpet or rug for several reasons. The first is to provide […]