Although many homes today are floored with hardwood or vinyl, carpet is still the top choice of residential flooring as well as commercial. Carpet attributes most of it popularity due to its wide array of styles to choose from. Carpet can stand up to everyday challenges and is more stain resistant than ever.
Compared to most other flooring, carpet is extremely versatile in terms of style and design. There different colors, patterns, and textures to choose from. We can even help you find the carpet that would function best in your home whether you have pets, kids, or are an active family. Carpet is best installed in places where you want the space to feel more intimate like living rooms. Watch this video below to learn more about the different styles of carpet that are available:
Types of Carpet
Wear resistance and durability are important factors to consider when looking for a new carpet in your home. There are even waterproof carpets that can handle spills and stains. Now carpets can balance performance and style with so many new options available. You want to make sure to choose a carpet that will look good and last long in your home. The most important thing you need to do is choose the right type of carpet that is designed with your space in mind.
There are five main types: level loop, patterned, textured, frieze, and plush.
Level loop carpet has a dense, low profile, which makes it great for heavily-trafficked areas.
Patterned carpet is made of loops and cut fibers of varying heights, resulting in unique patterns.
Textured carpet has longer fibers resulting in a casual look that's great for home settings.
Frieze carpet has long, twisted yarns, and these create dimension and sensation underfoot.
Plush, or velvet, carpet has a more formal appearance because of its thick construction.
Our Carpet Selection
L&M Carpet One Floor & Home in Mechanicsville, VA, is your local retailer when it comes to carpet. Our collection of carpet brands includes Carpet One exclusives such as Lees, Tigressa Cherish, and Innovia. These brands are only available at your local Carpet One store.
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