Choosing a carpet for your home is a major decision – it is also exciting and satisfying. While practicality is important, remember that your floor is a canvas through which you can express your individuality.
Whether your home is contemporary or classical, carpet has many advantages over other flooring options. So, when you’re choosing a suitable carpet for your home, consider the following:
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If you think carpet is outdated or hard to maintain, here on 4 common myths, Debunked
Carpet Myth #1 is asthma and allergy sufferers should not have carpet in the home – FACT – EPA scientists concluded that carpet fibers in fact trap allergy causing particles, keeping them from circulating in the air.
Carpet Myth #2 Carpet is hard to maintain, it stains and wears out easily – FACT – Thanks to advancements in carpet fiber technology, today’s carpets are more durable and resilient than ever. When you purchase carpet from Irvine Carpet One Floor and Home you are protected with the Beautiful Guarantee. Having your carpets steam cleaned every 18 months you will have a beautiful floor for many years to come.
Carpet Myth #3 Carpet is outdated and boring – FACT- Today’s carpets come in a wide range of patterns, textures and colours so there’s something for everyone. Many people use a mix of carpet, hardwood and tile in their homes.
Carpet Myth #4 Carpets emits harmful chemicals that cause health problems – FACT – Carpet is one of the lowest emitters of VOCs, volatile organic compounds, among household furnishings and building materials.
Carpet that is hard wearing can withstand heavy foot traffic and retain its appearance longer.
Carpet can provide year-round comfort and softness, increasing your enjoyment at home. It’s also pleasant for little feet and knees crawling around the room.
Loop pile gives a textured finish; cut pile offers a smooth even finish. Or you can choose a combination of both for a finish that really makes a statement. With carpet, there are no restrictions to the finish you can create.
Unlike other floor coverings that have limited scope for colour, carpet uses both natural and synthetic fibres, which means there is a potential palette of over 1,000,000 colours to choose from.
A soft carpet not only increases comfort around the home, they can reduce the risk of injuries that arise from slipping or falling. As carpet pile also absorbs pressure, the stress level on the body is also reduced.
With proper maintenance a carpet is easy to clean and will resist dirt and stains (no matter how busy or messy life gets). Carpet also acts as a natural insulator, creating a quiet relaxing environment.