Category: Carpet

From Ireland to Your Denver Home The Frieze Carpeting Touch

From the beautiful country of Ireland, to the frieze hood coats from Detroit of 1701, to the homes in Denver, Frieze carpet stays true to its reputation of durability. Much like the hair of the Bichon Frise dog, frieze carpet is so durable because of the high twist and curled thick woven material. Frieze carpet acts like a spring, because of the differences in the strands of other carpets, it embraces the step rather than pushing against it. The resilience of Frieze carpet has been illustrated for many years, and

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Textured Carpeting for Denver Homes. An ambience all its own.

Textured carpeting is created through a process called ‘Heat-Setting’, in which the individual strands are twisted, creating a feeling that is smooth, yet efficient, hiding the marks of daily use and vacuuming prints. You can feel the strands beneath your feet, as though you are walking on smooth sands, while still looking as though it is a ripple in a pond. With how the fibers are curled in this type of carpeting, light does not bounce off it nearly as much as other types of carpeting. What this does is

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7 Reasons Why Wool Carpet Will Make You Smile

Out of the many Denver carpeting and flooring options, wool carpets stand out. A wool carpet is known for its awe inspiring luxuriousness. With just one step, your guests will recognize your exquisite personal taste and begin showering you with compliments.  They will rush to remove their shoes and socks just to feel its softness between their toes. They may never want to leave your living room…. Okay, maybe that’s a little dramatic but surely your new wool flooring will give them a few reasons to smile. Reason #1 –Wool

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Synthetic Carpet Fiber 101

If you are new to the world of carpeting you can easily become overwhelmed by the options. In the past, many families traditionally chose neutral colors.  It was simple because possibilities were limited. Today, however, you can find various textures, colors and fibers. Browsing online or walking through your local home improvement store can be puzzling and stressful.  Looking for Denver carpeting can be not only a tiring endeavor but the many variations will puzzle you.  Where Do You Begin? If you start the process by visiting a Denver carpet

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The Top 3 Benefits of Berber Carpeting in your Denver Home

If you are considering flooring options for your Denver home or office, Berber carpet is a top choice among consumers. Berber is the term that most use to describe this comfy loop – pile carpet that originates in northern Africa. Originally, the Berber tribe created these beautiful designs by hand.  Many years later it was used heavily in office buildings, but today this casual style of carpet has expanded well beyond the board room floors. Author Cheryl Simmons, of RugsAndCarpets.com, agrees that its increase in popularity has been dramatic in

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Six Characteristics Determine When it’s Time to Replace Your Carpet

While rearranging the family room for a new look for the New Year, an end table was moved to reveal a swatch of carpet that looked like new. It was not mashed or matted, it was not stained, nor did it display signs of age, like color fading. This small area of untainted carpet served as a reminder of how beautiful the entire area once was, even though you did your best to maintain its aesthetic beauty with regular, professional carpet cleaning. Regardless of your diligence at trying to keep

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Six Carpet Styles to Accentuate Home & Office

Our homes and offices should be reflections of who we are and accentuate our aesthetic tastes and styles. The types of flooring we choose as the foundation of our spaces is an investment requiring careful thought and consideration concerning the conditions under which that flooring will be subjected. For example, is carpet an appropriate selection for the foyer or bathroom, considering the likelihood of moisture exposure? Are there certain carpet-types that stand up better to stains and high traffic than others? Flooring experts in Denver have the answers to these

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Your Guide to the Best Elder-Friendly Flooring Options in Denver

An elderly lady living in a three-story, historic home and suffering from an extreme case of osteoporosis, got herself out of bed in the middle of the night to use the restroom. She used a walker to help keep her upright since her spine resembled a bit of a question mark. The night-time caregiver heard the woman up and stirring about, so she got up to assist. Before the caregiver could get closer to her patient, the elderly woman’s walker caught the threshold going into the bathroom, and she took

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Signs It’s Time for Carpet Replacement

A carpet is a big investment. Considering the amount of money you have spent on the carpet, most homeowners tend to maximize the use of their carpets for as long as possible. While regular cleaning and maintenance can help extend the life of your carpet, you will need to get rid of it eventually. As difficult as it is to accept, they don’t last forever. Here are 4 signs it’s time to replace your carpet. Increased allergy symptoms Floors are prone to getting dirty. Carpet, most especially can harbour dust,

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4 Do-It-Yourself Flooring Options

Whether meant for a residential, commercial, or industrial building, the flooring plays an important part of any interior design. Choosing the right flooring will add an elegant appeal to the room and bring the whole room together. Tackling a flooring project can be expensive. In addition to the flooring material, you also need to consider the cost of installation. Homeowners who are on a tight budget choose to install the floors themselves in order to save money. Not all floors are created equal. Some are easier to install than others.

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