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My carpet has started to buckle after it was installed.

Buckling can be caused by improper installation, high humidity, using the wrong cushion or by moving heavy furniture. To correct the problem, remove...

 

Does new carpet smell?

New carpet may give off a smell after it’s installed. Give the area good ventilation and the smell should be gone within 48 to 72 hours. Look for...

 

How often should I deep clean my carpet?

You should deep clean every 12 to 18...

 

What is the rating mean on the carpet?

The rating refers to the amount of foot traffic the carpet is made to...

 

How do I measure how large the room is?

Multiply the length of the room by its...

 

Isn’t a thicker pad for the carpet always better?

Not necessarily. Bedrooms and other area with less foot traffic can use a thicker pad. But heavy traffic areas require a thinner, firmer...

 

How do I figure out how much carpet I need?

Multiply the room’s length in feet by its width, and then divide by 9 to get square yardage. Then, add 10 percent to that figure to account for...

 
 
 
 


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