Purchasing a carpet is a long term commitment. Most carpets remain in our hoes for around eight years if not longer. Understanding the conditions of the carpet’s future location maybe your best tool for choosing the carpet perfect for your home or work place.
Here’s a short list of things to be mindful of when going to get your carpets:
- The traffic in the area where the carpets are to be placed is essential for a better understanding of the cleanliness and potential damage the carpets may receive.
- The density of the carpet fibre: Normally, the higher the density of your carpet the better . However, there isn’t always a need extremely dense carpets.
- The material of the carpet: Carpets can be made from different material like bulky wool, nylon or olefin. Choose the material that best fits the future location of your carpet and be mindful of any health concerns such as allergies.
Always remember to consult your sales person and do as much research as needed. It is important to choose the best possible carpets that will sit on your floor for the next decade.