|From sumptuous pastel plush to rugged berber tweeds, carpet is a universally
popular floor covering, Broadloom has long been synonymous with comfort and
luxury, but in today's eclectic room schemes, carpeting is just one of numerous
soft options for a high-fashion floor.
Whether you choose a room-size loose-laid or wall to wall permanently
installed over a cushion, this soft floor covering, offers many practical
advantages. Broadloom's sweep of color and underfoot comfort gives any room-even
sparely set ones-a more "furnished" feeling. Colors can work magic, too. For
example, a light hue visually expands a small space, and a dark one cozies up a
large room. Carpet in a sunny color can visually warm a room short on natural
light. Before you buy carpets, study samples at home, and remember that the
color of a room-size carpet will be more intense than the samples.
Advantages of Carpeting
Materials and construction give carpeting inherent virtues that may suit your
- Broadloom absorbs sound, an appealing feature for condominiums, town
houses, and homes with high ceilings.
- Yarn construction and surface texture add soft contrast to a room's
- As versatile camouflage, broadloom goes over any existing floor, with no
need for a new sub-floor, and it hides uneven surfaces and existing floor
- Today, carpet is available with soil, stain, odor, and static-resistant
features, and manufacturing techniques have increased its durability and
|Interface Flooring Systems|
Interface Flooring Systems invented free-lay carpet tile more than 25 years ago. Back then, the idea was to hide the seams and to create a monolithic, broadloom-like surface. We still do that. Better than anyone, in fact. Which is why Interface is the world's leading commercial carpet tile brand. But today we're taking modular carpet further, with new styles that celebrate each tile as a design element, allowing the creation of richly detailed, large-scale patterns that are nothing short of stunning. More...
|Kraus Contract Flooring|
As Canada's largest carpet manufacturer, Kraus operates on a global scale. Sister company Strudex Fibres manufacturers continuous filament yarns for Kraus' worldwide plants. Kraus serves the North American market from its main facility in Waterloo, Ontario as well as Barrett Carpet Mills in Dalton, Georgia, U.S.A. More...
|Lees® Commercial Carpet|
Fashion and performance carpet for offices, airports, hospitals and schools. More...
Philadelphia Carpets is Shaw's oldest and broadest product line and one of the oldest and most respected brands in the industry. Philadelphia offers a broad selection of carpets designed for today's busy lifestyles that are both beautiful and affordable. More...
More than anything, carpet manufacturers like Mohawk have your specific lifestyle in mind. That's why we innovated the softest, most family-friendly and pet-friendly carpets ever. Our carpet stands up to high-traffic wear and resists life's spills and stains like never before. With so many colors and textures to choose from, there's no reason to put off buying new carpet. With Mohawk, you're sure to find carpeting that suits both your lifestyle and your budget. More...
Queen Carpets has been transforming homes for more than thirty years. More...
MASTER® carpets are designed for the way you live. From easy-to-clean carpet that’s perfect for families to extra durable carpet options that can take the abuse your pets dish out, we have a carpet for you. If your family includes a four-legged friend, be sure to check out our STAINMASTER® PetProtect® carpet and cushion system. And if you have kids in your home, you’ll want a durable carpet to stand up to your active lifestyle—STAINMASTER® Active Family™ carpet. More...
|Aladdin Carpet by Mohawk|
Aladdin Carpet a division within the Mohawk Family of brands has always had a reputation as a great producer of Berber Loop styles. Today the collection of styles under the Aladdin brand name represents a commitment to value and function. Products in these categories are suitable for active lifestyles. More...
Tuftex Carpet, which is manufactured in Western United States, is recognized as an industry leader in residential color trends. More...
ShawMark is sold exclusively through wholesale distributors throughout the country who sell the line to retailers. ShawMark features the "Anything Goes!" line of carpets, a high-performance collection noted for enduring extraordinary "torture tests." More...
The Kraus Group is one of the largest integrated carpet and flooring manufacturers and distributors in North America with facilities throughout Canada and the USA. Established in 1959, the Group has grown from a sole manufacturing facility to a multinational distributor servicing approximately 10,000 customers in both the residential and commercial flooring markets. More...
|Mohawk Commercial Flooring|
Mohawk Industries is the world's largest woven floorcovering producer. Mohawk Industries has produced and sold over 150,000,000 yards of woven carpet in the United States. Founded in 1825, Mohawk Industries is one of the oldest corporations in the U.S. More...
|Patcraft Commercial Carpet|
Patcraft is recognized throughout the carpet industry as aleader in innovative design with a tradtion of integrity and superior service for more than 50 years. More...
Brighten your kids' world with carpet and rugs flooring designed just for them.
Your kids want their rooms to be fun and look great. Making those two wishes a reality is easier than ever with carpet and rug collections designed expressly for kids...or simply the young at heart. More...
I've decided to redecorate. Now what?
It's only natural to feel slightly overwhelmed when you start a home redecorating project. After all, the choices ahead of you are virtually limitless. It doesn't have to make you crazy. In fact, Interior Designer Susan Young of Chattanooga, Tennessee, offers a first step that can simplify every decision that follows. More...
Is carpet in style these days?
Indeed, it does appear to trend-watchers and designers that the days in which carpet lagged behind the fashion curve are really, truly (and finally!) over. Jamila Wilson, Specifications Designer with Courtney Ford Design in San Diego, says one indicator of this is the greater range of colors being seen recently. More...
Home Solutions - How to decorate for your lifestyle.
Model homes can be so beautiful with their large expanses of pure white carpet. You love the look, but know that white is not the most practical choice for a household full of children and pets. You want a beautiful home, but one that makes residents and guests alike feel – well, at home. More...
Colors to Inspire Give your home a fresh look.
Ready for a change? Spring is a great time to shake off those winter doldrums and get inspired by the fresh colors outside. Of course, the next question becomes, where do I start? When tackling a decorating project or even just trying to pick a paint color, it's easy to get overwhelmed by the process. Here is a foolproof way to pick a color scheme, whether for one room...or even your whole house. More...
ShawMark is sold exclusively through wholesale distributors throughout the country who sell the line to retailers. ShawMark features the "Anything Goes!" line of carpets, a high-performance collection noted for enduring extraordinary "torture tests." Click here for details...