Category: Carpet for rentals

Best time of year to buy new Carpet?

Homeowners can easily save a ton of time and money on new Carpet or other popular home improvement products, by knowing the best time to buy. Here is the best online source revealing when is the best time to buy common new products and especially new carpet and other popular products you might want to buy at the absolute … Continue reading Best time of year to buy new Carpet?

Carpet Installation Cost

Carpet Installation Cost Alan Fletcher - Carpet Expert & Consumer Advocate   Carpet installation costs, fees and charges vary depending on your location, how difficult the job is and the type of Carpet you select. Here's what YOU need to know... Highest and Lowest Carpet Installation Costs Nationwide In different parts of the United States, … Continue reading Carpet Installation Cost

All About Carpet Durability and Foot Traffic for Your Home

How Long Will My Carpet Last?  All about Carpet Durability, Carpet Cost and specifications All About Carpet Durability and Foot Traffic for Your Home, Carpet Cost, Carpet Durability, How Long Does Carpet Last?   There are several carpet specifications that will help determine if a carpet can handle your level of foot traffic. The main … Continue reading All About Carpet Durability and Foot Traffic for Your Home

How Do I Choose the Right Carpet Fiber? What is BCF?

What Does BCF Mean? Q. I have four kids and three dogs. I need a carpet that is able to take a beating. My question: I am confused about carpet specifications. What is BCF?  I see these initials on the back of some carpet samples but not others? What does this mean? Alan's response: BCF … Continue reading How Do I Choose the Right Carpet Fiber? What is BCF?

Berber Carpet Cleaning Complaints

Berber Carpet Cleaning Complaints © By Alan Fletcher Why do some Berber carpets attract dirt and are hard to keep clean?  While Berber styles are elegant and beautiful when new, there is a common complaint from homeowners with Berber carpets made with the Olefin fiber. Consumers often report that within a week or two after … Continue reading Berber Carpet Cleaning Complaints

Carpet Styles – Popular Carpet Styles; Berber, Plush, Frieze…

Popular Carpet Styles; Berber, Plush, Frieze... Choosing the right Carpet Style can be challenging. Here is a guide to help you sort it all out and allow you to make a wise and informed carpet selection. While Berber styles are popular, they are not always a good choice for those with active children or pets. … Continue reading Carpet Styles – Popular Carpet Styles; Berber, Plush, Frieze…

Carpet Buying Guide: Should I Use a Moisture Barrier Padding?

Should I Use a Moisture Barrier Padding? Some carpet salespeople recommend a moisture barrier pad to every customer. Moisture barrier pads are generally more costly than a standard padding and may be suitable in some circumstances. However, I have found that in most situations homeowners are mislead into thinking a moisture barrier pad can do more than … Continue reading Carpet Buying Guide: Should I Use a Moisture Barrier Padding?

Best Carpet Cleaning Service Directory – Carpet Professor

Alan's Best Carpet Cleaning Service Directory Anyone searching for an honest & reputable carpet cleaning company will soon have free access to a special hand-picked list of locally owned & reputable Carpet Cleaning Companies, each who will have passed Fletcher’s strict requirements and guidelines for inclusion. Fletcher says that creating a list of recommended carpet cleaning service companies was an obvious decision … Continue reading Best Carpet Cleaning Service Directory – Carpet Professor

Alan’s Best Carpet Cleaner Directory at AbcCarpets.com

Alan’s Best Carpet Cleaner Directory, a useful new resource and guide by Alan Fletcher, founder of AbcCarpets.com, a popular carpet information website for consumers.  Anyone searching for an honest & reputable carpet cleaning company will soon have free access to a special hand-picked list of locally owned & reputable Carpet Cleaning Companies, each who will have passed Fletcher’s strict requirements and guidelines for inclusion. … Continue reading Alan’s Best Carpet Cleaner Directory at AbcCarpets.com

Increased Profits for Landlords, Real Estate Investors

  Increased Profits for Landlords & Real Estate Investors Attention Landlords,  Real Estate Investors, and Property Managers   Are you spending a fortune on carpet & vinyl flooring replacements and flooring repairs?   My strategic flooring management systems can help you save a fortune on carpet & vinyl flooring replacements... Guaranteed! 1. Carpet & Vinyl Replacement … Continue reading Increased Profits for Landlords, Real Estate Investors