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Why do most homeowners overpay for new Carpet and Flooring?

Why do most homeowners overpay for new Carpet and Flooring?  It's because they fail to do their homework! By doing a few hours of research, most homeowners can save a ton of money and end up selecting the right grade of carpet or flooring product that will meet or exceed their goals, lifestyle and overall … Continue reading Why do most homeowners overpay for new Carpet and Flooring?

Best Carpet For Kids Rooms? Carpet Professor Has Your Answer!

If you have active kids and teenagers like I've had, you know first-hand that you cannot be in all places at all times and when your child spills grape juice or drops a peanut butter and jelly sandwich face-down on your carpet, it takes more than a just few minutes to get those stains to … Continue reading Best Carpet For Kids Rooms? Carpet Professor Has Your Answer!

Smartstrand Carpet Complaint

Smartstrand Carpet Complaint Dear Alan I am hoping you can offer some advice. We purchased Mohawk Smartstrand carpet for the master bedroom of a “seasonal” residence. Two adults and no pets inhabit the residence for approximately 5 months of the year. The condo is in Florida. The carpet was purchased 8/2013. The carpet is showing excessive … Continue reading Smartstrand Carpet Complaint

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

Should You Buy Polyester or P.E.T. Polyester Carpet?

Q.  I find Carpet shopping is quite frustrating. I have been to 8 carpet stores in the past few days. Each time the salesperson tries to steer me towards polyester. I hear it mats down quickly, is this true? I find it difficult to comparison shop because most of them don’t give you any specifications … Continue reading Should You Buy Polyester or P.E.T. Polyester Carpet?