Category: Carpeting

Carpet Cleaning Tips

Carpet Cleaning Tips

Carpeting is a comfortable, energy-saving flooring option. There are a variety of textures and styles to suit any home’s design elements. To ensure your carpet looks, it’s best; it is important to maintain it by cleaning it often. Here are a few tips for cleaning your carpet and removing stains: Vacuum at least once a… Read more »

Residential Carpeting vs. Commercial Carpeting

Residential Carpeting vs. Commercial Carpeting

Most people are familiar with residential carpeting but not as much with commercial carpeting, unless they are the ones responsible for buying new carpet for the office, factory, warehouse or other place of commercial business. What are some similarities and differences between the two types of carpeting? The Purpose of Residential Carpeting Think of how… Read more »

How to Find the Right Carpeting For Bedrooms and Stairs

Carpeting on Stairs

Has the old carpeting in your home’s bedrooms and stairs seen better days? If so, you should consider starting off the new year by replacing it. You can freshen up the bedrooms in your home by having new carpeting installed. You can also make the stairs in your home so much safer than they are… Read more »

Is Mohawk Carpeting Worth Your Investment?

Mohawk Carpeting

At Carpet Closeouts, we sell a variety of brands, including the Mohawk brand. If you’re looking for durable, stylish and comfortable carpeting for your home, Mohawk is a great choice and worthy of your investment. It’s already in millions of homes– shouldn’t it be in yours? Mohawk’s History Mohawk has a long history in the… Read more »

Here’s How New Carpeting Can Help Your Business

Commercial Carpeting

Is your business in the market for new flooring? You’ll learn quickly that there are plenty of options to choose from. You can install everything from hardwood floors to tile floors in your commercial space. Nevertheless, there is something to be said for picking carpeting for the floors in your business. Take a look at… Read more »

How to Find the Right Carpet Store For Your Needs

Carpet Shopping

Are you on the hunt for a carpet store that can help you find the right carpeting for your abode? Google “carpet stores near me” and you will likely see at least a dozen different options pop up. However, you shouldn’t choose just any old carpet store to assist you with your carpet needs. You… Read more »

Ways to Determine the Quality of a Carpet

Carpet Quality

To most people, a carpet is a carpet. They don’t know much about the differences between different types of carpeting and they don’t really know how to tell the quality of a carpet… but you’re here, reading this blog, and you’re the kind of person who appreciates learning about such things. What are some factors/characteristics… Read more »

Does My Office Need New Carpeting?

Office Carpeting

Does your office need new carpeting? Obviously, the carpet’s physical appearance needs to be taken into account– does it still look good or not? If visitors have remarked that it’s ugly or old and filthy, you might want to think about replacing it. Do you think it’s time for something new? Have styles changed drastically… Read more »

How New Carpeting Can Help Schools

Many schools have hard flooring installed inside of them. If you can avoid it, you should try not to have hard floors put in schools. Carpeting is often a more prudent option for a variety of reasons. Check out some of the ways in which new carpeting will prove to be superior to hard flooring… Read more »

Why Wall-to-Wall Carpeting is In Vouge Again

Wall-to-Wall Carpeting

Trends come and go. For a while, the trend was hardwood floors. Then there was a time when area rugs were the “new norm.” Guess what’s making a comeback now, in 2019? If you guessed wall-to-wall carpeting, you’re right! Comfort Wall-to-wall carpeting is cozy and comforting– it gives a room a warmer feeling than hardwood,… Read more »

Reasons to Avoid Chain Stores When Purchasing a Carpet

Buying Carpeting from a Chain Store

What are some of the reasons to avoid chain stores when purchasing carpet? Bait and Switch First, there’s the “bait-and-switch” problem, whereas a chain store advertises carpeting at a certain low price– say, $9.99 a square yard– but when you actually want to buy it they end up talking you into a more expensive carpet…. Read more »

Choosing the Right Carpeting for Business Use

Commercial Carpeting

Business owners and managers have to make all sorts of decisions, including, sometimes, what carpeting to have installed, right? What are some of the things to consider when choosing carpeting for business use? Complementary First, does it suit the space where it’ll be? Obviously, the space where the carpet goes helps determine the color, texture… Read more »

How to Pick the Right Carpet to Go With the Color of Your Room

Selecting the Right Carpet Colors

Picking the right carpet to go with the color of a room can be intimidating. For most people, they’re not too sure what to pick… but that’s why they read blogs like this, right? Process of Elimination First things first– with colors, eliminate colors you don’t like at all. If you don’t want anything to… Read more »

How to Keep Your Carpet Looking Brand New

New Carpeting

If you really want to keep a carpet looking brand new, don’t put anything on it, including furniture or feet! But, really, how practical is that? Not that practical, right? Avoid Shoes Okay, seriously, if you want to keep your carpet looking brand new there are some things you can do. For starters, don’t wear… Read more »

How to Find a Great Carpet With a Limited Budget

Buying Carpeting on a Limited Budget

So you want to buy a carpet for your place but you have a limited budget… how can you find a great carpet for a great price? Choosing the Right Material One of the most popular types of carpet is made of nylon fibers. While it enjoys a great reputation for its durability and resilience,… Read more »

2019 Carpeting Trends

2019 Carpeting Trends

If you’ve been wondering about upcoming carpet trends, you’ve come to the right place. In 2019, what are some carpet trends you’ll notice? Big Is Back First, expect bigger sizes all around. “Bigger is better” is a term that comes and goes, trend-wise, in America, and now it’s back for 2019. Therefore, expect to see… Read more »

Tips for Picking the Right Carpeting for Your Bedroom

Bedroom Carpeting

When you’re getting ready to pick out the right carpet for your bedroom, what are some tips for doing so? Budget First, consider your budget. How much do you want to spend on the carpet, and what can you truly afford right now? Obviously, you’ll want to look at carpeting that fits your budget. Colors… Read more »

The Advantages of Tuftex Carpeting

Tuftex Carpeting

Are you looking for carpeting that will make your home or office feel warmer and more comfortable when the temperature drops? Tuftex carpeting might be your best option. It’s known for providing homes and businesses with thermal resistance and can help you cut down on your energy costs. There are other advantages that come along… Read more »

Choosing Between an Area Rug and Wall to Wall Carpet

Area rugs vs wall to wall carpeting

At Carpet Closeouts, one of the main issues that comes up time and time again with customers is this: should we buy area rugs or do wall-to-wall carpeting in our rooms? Area Rugs Versus Full Carpets First, let us define the options. Area rugs are floor coverings made of woven materials and they only take… Read more »

How House Flippers Can Use Carpeting to Help Sell Properties

Carpeting for House Flippers

House flipping is where someone buys a house and quickly resells if for profit. With house flipping, there’s the 70 percent rule, which says that an investor should pay 70 percent of the “after repair value” of a property minus the repairs needed. Essentially, the after repair value equals what a home is worth after… Read more »

The Benefits of SmartStrand® Forever Clean Carpets

SmartStrand Carpets

When you go to install new carpeting in your home, you’ll have a million and one options. It can make it tough to choose the carpet that’s right for you. SmartStrand® Forever Clean carpets are one option you won’t regret. Here are just a few of the benefits you’ll enjoy when you have these carpets… Read more »

What Color Carpet Should I Get?

Carpet Colors

If you get white carpeting, it will look great for quite a while but eventually it might look dirty, especially in the high-traffic areas. That’s a problem with white carpeting. So what do people do when they want “white?” They compromise and get a white carpet blended with a couple other colors, like tan, black… Read more »

Wall to Wall Carpeting Tips

Wall to wall carpeting

Does the idea of wall-to-wall carpeting send shivers down your spine? There are many homeowners who have turned to singular rugs in recent years rather than going with wall-to-wall carpeting options. But the truth is that wall-to-wall carpeting will look a lot better than a singular rug in many instances, if you utilize it correctly…. Read more »

Insider Tips For Buying a Carpet For Your Living Room

Living Room Carpet Buying Tips

Picking out the perfect carpet for your living room might be more of a process than you think. There are so many options available, which can make it tough to choose the one that would be best for your home. Fortunately, there are some trade tips you can keep in mind to help narrow down… Read more »

July is National Carpet Cleaning Month

National Carpet Cleaning Month

Do you clean your carpets on a regular basis? July is National Carpet Cleaning Month, which should serve as a reminder that you should be spending some time every week or so cleaning your carpets. From vacuuming your carpets thoroughly to bringing in a carpet cleaner and getting rid of dirt that has worked its… Read more »

Ask These Questions Before Buying a New Carpet

Selecting a New Carpet

Putting new carpeting in your home is one of the best ways to breathe some life back into it and modernize it. However, before you start installing carpeting throughout your house, there are some things you should carefully consider. Check out the things you’ll want to think about prior to residential carpet installation below. How… Read more »

How to Get Rid of New Carpet Smell

New Carpet Smell

If you’ve ever bought a new car, inevitably it had that “new car” smell. Same goes for buying new carpets for your home. Once they’re installed, there’s a “new carpet smell” that can linger for days. Now some people love this smell and it brings them great joy. It’s a way to signify they’ve bought… Read more »

What Are the Best Flooring Options for Nursery Rooms?

Carpets for Nurseries

Toddlers can go around your house and “destroy everything in their path.” Ok, maybe that’s embellishing a bit, but who hasn’t known a little kid who seems to really, really “interact” with their surroundings? When babies, toddlers and little ones are in a room, it’s important to have smart flooring options. Chances are they’ll be… Read more »

Keep These Suggestions in Mind When Laying a Carpet

Laying Carpet

Are you going to be laying new carpet in your home or business at some point in the near future? Putting down a new carpet isn’t as difficult as it might seem, but you can make life much easier on yourself by following a few simple tips. Check out how to make your carpet installation… Read more »

Common Mistakes Made When Installing a New Carpet

Installing Carpeting

Are you thinking about installing new carpeting in your home? If yes, be sure to avoid mistakes that often inflict inexperienced installers when laying their first carpet. Here are just a few of those mistakes that can ruin new carpeting right from the start. Failing to allow new carpeting to get acclimated to a home… Read more »

DIY Carpet Installation Tips

DIY Carpet Installation

Do you want to save a few bucks while installing new carpeting in your home? You can do it by taking the DIY approach and putting the carpet in on your own. Here are some tips that will help you to successfully install carpet in any room in your home. Clean your subfloor before you… Read more »

Where to Start When Buying a New Carpet

Buying a New Carpet

Installing new carpeting in your home might seem like a simple enough task. You go to a carpet store, pick out what you want, install it in your home, and you’re done. However, before you do carpet installation, there are some things you should keep in mind. Let’s take a closer look at them below…. Read more »

Mistakes People Make When Buying Carpets

Buying Carpeting

There are so many advantages to installing carpet in your home. New carpeting can add warmth to a room, make it more comfortable, and set the tone for the rest of your home décor. However, before you pick out a new carpet, you should educate yourself on some of the biggest carpet buying mistakes. Check… Read more »

Make Sure Your Carpet Install Goes Smoothly

Installing Carpeting

Carpet installation usually doesn’t take that long. If you work with a carpet installation company that has plenty of experience, they can typically carpet an entire room in an hour or two, if not less. However, there are some steps you can take to ensure your carpet installation goes as smoothly as possible. Check them… Read more »

How Carpeting Makes Your Home More Comfortable

Carpeting

Adding carpeting to your home is one of the simplest ways to make it more comfortable as a whole. Whether you choose to carpet one room or your entire house, you will notice a difference right away. Let’s take a look at some of the ways carpeting will work to make your home feel more… Read more »

Carpeting Trends From 2017

Carpeting Trends

The carpet industry is just like any other industry. Every year, there are a few carpeting types that turn “trendy,” and everyone seems to want them. 2017 was no different, as there were a handful of kinds of carpeting that were installed more often over others. Let’s take a walk down the carpet aisle and… Read more »

Stair Types That Could Use Carpeting

Carpeting Stairs

Do you have a set of stairs in your home that features gorgeous hardwood? If so, you should probably steer clear of adding carpeting to them. The nail tacks that are placed down during the carpet installation process could potentially damage your hardwood floors and even ruin them forever. However, there are some types of… Read more »

Should You Consider Carpet Protection?

Carpet Protection

One of the best ways to extend the life of carpeting in your home and prevent it from showing signs of wear and tear is to have carpet protection applied to it. Carpet protection can prevent accidental spills from ruining carpeting. It will repel dirt, liquids, and more and keep your carpets looking their best…. Read more »

Should I Choose Carpeting or Hardwood Flooring?

Hardwood Flooring vs Carpeting

Carpeting—or hardwood flooring? It’s a question that many homeowners ask themselves when it’s time to replace the flooring in their houses. Both are excellent options and both come with their own advantages. Check out some of those advantages below and carefully consider them before deciding which would be best for you. The Advantages of Carpeting… Read more »

Synthetic vs. Natural Carpet Fibers

Carpet Fibers

When you go to pick out a new carpet for your home, you will have many decisions to make. Do you want a low or high pile carpet? Do you want a carpet with texturing in it or not? Moreover, what color do you want the carpeting to be? You will have to answer those… Read more »