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What is SmartStrand Carpeting?

When we make investments into different areas of our home, we expect them to last for years and years. That’s why the absolute horror of the first spill on a new carpet is unmatched. Some folks with children and pets don’t even bother installing new carpeting or other flooring. After all, why bother when it’s… Read more »

Tips for Protecting Your Carpet from Pets

How can you protect your carpet from pets? If you have a cat or dog who likes to spend time outdoors then you know they’ll track in dirt and mud when they come back into the house. Therefore, pick a spot in the home where you can wipe their feet off before they get near… Read more »

The Many Advantages of Stone Flooring

When you think of castles, what kind of floors do they typically have? Stone flooring, of course. If your home is your castle then consider stone flooring for its durability, beauty, and, most importantly, elegance. Nothing says “I have money and want the best floors” like stone flooring. It’s not typically seen in most homes… Read more »

Warning to Allergy Sufferers – Don’t Use Wet Carpet Cleaning Methods!

Carpeting isn’t just a comfortable and stylish form of flooring, but it is also a safe and warmer option than hardwood or tiling. One downside to having a carpeted room or entire home is all of the dust, debris, and allergens that it can trap in its soft texture. By vacuuming regularly, limiting dust intrusions,… Read more »

Things You Never Want to Spill on a Carpet

  Did you ever have a relative who had a pristine white carpet in their living room? It was the one the kids could not walk on or even go near.   We all want to keep our carpets clean and looking brand new for as long as possible, but over time spills, stains and… Read more »

Ways to Extend the Life of Your Carpet

A dirty carpet is easily avoidable and can make your home look older and more dingy, while a clean carpet brightens your home and creates a clean, comfortable environment. Follow these tips to extend the life of your carpet and keep it looking fresh and new. Vacuuming Frequent vacuuming keeps dirt from settling into the… Read more »

Things to Consider When Selecting a Carpet For Your Home

In the old days, there weren’t many choices when it came to carpets. Nowadays, there are many choices available.   So how do you figure out what carpet is right for your home?   First things first: what color(s) do you like? Obviously, beige (tan) goes well with everything, and a light brown will hide… Read more »

Tips For Cleaning Your Carpet

All carpets need to be cleaned…eventually. Some people are very particular about cleaning their carpet, such that they vacuum it daily, while others– well, not so much.   Obviously, vacuuming a carpet with a vacuum cleaner is the main way to clean a carpet. Ideally, vacuum a carpet once a week to get deeply embedded… Read more »

4 Reasons to Choose a Carpeted Floor Over a Hardwood Floor

A decision that all homeowners must make at some point in time is whether or not they want a hardwood or a carpeted floor in a specific room in their abode. Although each has their benefits, there is a strong argument to be made that a carpeted floor or a floor covering is the way… Read more »