Berber Carpet

Berber carpet is named after the Berber people of North Africa who have a long tradition of making hand-woven carpets. For the Berber tribe, carpets were typically made of camel hair and helped insulate heat during the bitter cold evenings in the desert. The modern-day berber carpet that you see in carpet stores come in a wide variety of textures, patterns, and loops. Berber carpet flooring is popular for its durability but has several advantages that make berber a popular option.

Denver Carpet and Flooring offers wool, nylon, polyester, and olefin Berber carpet flooring. We are committed to providing our customers with a large selection of berber carpets at guaranteed low prices from leading manufacturers. Contact us to schedule an appointment with one of our carpet specialists or come visit our showroom to get started.

Berber Carpet Advantages

Durability is the number one reason so many people choose berber for their carpet flooring needs. Berber carpeting holds up against heavy traffic. Berber is also versatile and can be constructed with natural or synthetic fibers without diminishing in quality. Homeowners find berber to require less maintenance compared to other carpets. Berber repels spills really well and a simple blotting over a spill usually does the trick to take out the stain. With its clean lines, berber can be used to help open up a space and make it appear larger. This type of carpet is also easy to vacuum and doesn’t leave marks or footprints.

Berber Carpet Construction

Most berber carpeting is light in color with darker flecks (usually brown or gray) and is available in many different patterns, textures, and designs. Berber is identified by its looped construction. The loops in berber make the carpeting more comfortable under your feet while providing firm support. While many berber carpet flooring options come with a looped construction, berber can also be found in cut pile form. Cut pile berber is known as California berber and does not have loops. Cut pile berber is great for households with children and pets as there are no loops to cause snagging. Just like the traditional carpet making of the Berber people, modern-day berber helps insulate temperature and sound.


Since berber carpeting can be constructed with essentially any carpet fiber, it comes in many reasonably-priced options without losing durability. Berber carpeting is typically less expensive than plush carpeting. Denver Carpet & Flooring carries a wide selection of berber carpet flooring options that work for any budget.

We know shopping for new carpet flooring can be overwhelming. Our commitment to quality and service include making the shopping experience fun and easy. Our carpet flooring specialists can bring carpet samples to your home, take measurements, provide a detailed quote, and get your carpets installed quickly. If the carpet is in stock, we can usually install it in 7 days. We offer guaranteed low prices and fast carpet installation. Visit our store or contact us to bring our shop-at-home service to your doorstep.

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