The best way to choose carpet for your home is to simplify what you want for the carpet before you go shopping.
No different from going to the supermarket and buying your weekly food, write a list of what you want and where for and take it with you.
As once you get into a showroom you will be mind boggled with all the different carpets types and styles that are available.
The most popular requests are:
Stain resistant due to the fact that you have children in the house who are prone to spills or animals running in from the rain with muddy feet, a new baby on the way or maybe you love to party? Staining can be the main factor when choosing your carpet with most people.
Wears well on traffic areas, may be you have a hallway that is used more than any other part of the house that you are concerned about, what are my options?
Doesn’t track you don’t like it when you vacuum and you can see the vacuum marks everywhere?
Doesn’t fade in the sun you have large windows throughout and are worried about fading.
Good on stairs some carpets wear better than others on stairs.
Reasonably priced you may be on a budget.
Durability how long do I want it to last?
Comfort I want a super soft touch for my bedroom.
Antiallergenic a family member suffer from asthma.
Antistatic not as common now as most carpet come none static.
Environmentally friendly you want to look after the environment?
Always listen to the advice of the estimator as he can see the areas and what the carpets performance needs to be and how long for.