Introduction To Carpets
Selecting your carpet is an important process because it’s a decorating investment you’ll want to enjoy for years to come. Carpets are not only comfortable to walk on, but also a unique way to decorate your home by adding a design that coincides with the desired atmosphere of the room. With Deca Designs countless variety of colors, patterns, and textures, you will be sure to find the right match that will embellish and enhance your home’s ambiance. The perfect carpet says it all – your personal style and the mood you want to create. What does your carpet say about your home?
As your carpet specialist, we want you to know.
We want you to know all about carpet. Whether it’s at our store or here within our website, we want you to understand, learn, experience -- know -- as much about carpet as you need to.
We call on our experience to provide you with valuable information, delivered in an easy to understand way, so you make the smartest carpet decisions for you, your family and home. We feature saxony carpet, frieze carpet, broadloom carpet, berber carpet, texture carpet.
We believe that, the more you know about carpet, the more inclined you’ll be to do business with people in the know.
If carpet is a possibility, you’ve come to the right place and the right people.
You’re certainly in good company. Carpet has long been the choice of many homeowners. In fact, it remains the most popular floor covering choice.
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Type Of Carpets.
The specific construction or manufacturing method of carpet affects both it’s appearance and performance. Most carpet is made by one of four methods: tufted, woven, needle-punched, or hand-knotted.
is made on a high-speed machine that stitches big loops in place, and then a secondary backing material is applied for strength and stability. Over 90 percent of the broadloom carpet made in North America is tufted. It’s efficient and less expensive to produce than woven carpet, and offers consumers a complete range of styling. The loop can be left intact or sheared at different levels creating variety of styles.
construction is similar to woven fabric. The pile, weft, and warp yarn interlace on the loom, allowing for wide versatility of design. Velvet plush, Axminster, and Wilton carpets are all woven.
is made by punching layers of fiber through a mesh fabric by thousands of barbed needles. The result is a felt-like carpet. This type of carpet was developed first for indoor-outdoor use. It’s relatively durable but limited in available styles.
Hand-knotted carpets and rugs
have been made (mostly in wool) for centuries, primarily in the Middle East and China. Commonly referred to as Oriental rugs, they follow distinct traditions of color and pattern and are usually very expensive.
Carpet continues to be popular for many reasons.
Carpet is still the primary flooring choice for many. After all, it's relatively inexpensive, comfortable, generally easier to install and replace than other floor coverings, and it offers more fashion options in colors and textures than any other floor covering option on the market.
Carpet offers you more warmth, softness and is much quieter than any other floor covering.
Today's carpet styles, colors and textures also blend well with any home decor and with a variety of other flooring products. From traditional to country, from casual to formal, you can always find a carpet that will compliment any interior setting and give you years of beauty and performance.
For those who want to know, here’s a list of carpet advantages.
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- Carpet adds warmth and is soft under feet and easier on children's knees.
- Carpet is much quieter than hard surfaces floors.
- Carpet comes in a wide variety of colors, tones and hues.
- Carpet is easy to decorate with and offers many styles and colors allowing it to be the focus of the room or the perfect foundation for your furniture and accessories.
- Carpet can hide many sub-floor irregularities that would not be permitted with hard surfaces floors.
- Carpet can go over a variety of substrates and on all grade levels, even concrete slabs in basements.
- Carpet is economical and the installation costs are generally less than some of the hard surface products.
If you are tired of the flooring your home currently has, or are in need of a fresh, clean carpet, Deca Design Flooring has the best selection of carpets in Cheltenham
! From soft and textured plush carpet that will indulge your toes, to contemporary and casual patterns, such as Frieze/Shag carpet or Berber, we have it all. Complete the look and feel of your home, whether that be cozy, sophisticated, or trendy.
Avoid the eyesore of dirty, old or mismatched carpet. Our experts will be more than happy to help you choose the absolute best carpet for your home that all of your friends and family love. With the assistance of our professionals, you can achieve the look you have always wanted! For fresh ideas on which carpet would best suit your home, browse through our gallery, and come into our store!