𝗡𝗢𝗧 𝗘𝗡𝗢𝗨𝗚𝗛 𝗖𝗔𝗥𝗣𝗘𝗧. Many of us can use a measuring tape but there is a specific way to measure rooms, hallways and staircases according to installation. Keeping in mind doorways, transitions, which direction the knapp will run, fills and seam placements, etc. Not keeping these in mind could cause you to come up short with the amount of carpet you purchase. This can be especially problematic if you special order a carpet. Your install could be delayed weeks.
𝗝𝗣 𝗖𝗔𝗥𝗣𝗘𝗧’s years of experience has given us the knowledge on how to properly measure, account for seams, direction of knapp, stair upholstery and calculate yardage to assure the correct amount of carpet for a smooth install.
𝗦𝗘𝗔𝗠 𝗣𝗟𝗔𝗖𝗘𝗠𝗘𝗡𝗧. Many may not be aware that most carpets come only in a 12 foot width. Therefore if your room is wider than this in both directions, you will need a fill or a seam. Seam placement plays a large part in a proper install and having the correct amount of carpet to properly install.
With over 35 years experience, 𝗝𝗣 𝗖𝗔𝗥𝗣𝗘𝗧 knows exactly where to place the seam, how much additional carpet you need to keep the integrity of the carpet and how to run the carpet.
𝗪𝗥𝗢𝗡𝗚 𝗔𝗣𝗣𝗟𝗜𝗖𝗔𝗧𝗜𝗢𝗡. There are many different types of carpet and specific uses for each one. If you buy a carpet made for glued down application only and try to install it over pad, it will not last long or become damaged. Carpet is a huge investment, you want to be sure to buy the correct carpet AND pad for the application you intend. Wrong carpet or wrong pad or even the wrong seam tape can jeopardize your carpet’s integrity.
𝗝𝗣 𝗖𝗔𝗥𝗣𝗘𝗧 has worked with and gained knowledge of different carpets, pad and seaming so they can recommend the best ones for you.
𝗕𝗨𝗬𝗘𝗥’𝗦 𝗥𝗘𝗠𝗢𝗥𝗦𝗘. When buying carpet many will have a specific want in mind. Whether it’s the texture, the pet protection, the durability, etc. Yet when you show up at the carpets store some sales people want to entice you with the latest styles or colors. You get so excited you make your purchase, the carpet is installed and then you come to find out that it does not have the attributes you wanted and buyer’s remorse sets in.
Calling 𝗝𝗣 𝗖𝗔𝗥𝗣𝗘𝗧 first can help you avoid this mishap. Your installer will advise you on the best styles to fit YOUR needs. We can give you options and verbiage so when you walk in to purchase your carpet, you walk in with knowledge!
𝗝𝗣 𝗖𝗔𝗥𝗣𝗘𝗧 has a strong reputation in this area that comes from years of experience in installation and carpet. We pass this knowledge unto you when you call us… and it’s always best to gain the knowledge before you buy… after all… Knowledge is half the battle!