Carpet is a popular flooring material used in residential and commercial applications. The word carpet is derived from the Latin word “carpere” which means “to card wool” since carpet was made almost exclusively from wool until the 1930’s, at Royal Floors we cover all different carpet fiber.
The most common types of carpet fiber in today’s market include:
- Olefin (Polypropylene)
Carpeting comes in many construction types, is constructed from many different fiber materials and comes in an almost infinite variety of colors, at Royal Floors we cover all different carpet types and styles.
The most common carpet construction face types or styles include:
This types of carpet offers formal elegance to any room. It is the softest carpet available with a deep, luxuriant thickness that cradles your fee in rich comfort.
This type of carpet is perfect for the whole house! It is the most versatile face type of carpet construction. Its gentle softness complements every area of your home.
This type of carpet is natural and casual. Its low-profile, unassuming appearance is perfect for contemporary to country to cottage styles. It provides a warm, personal atmosphere to any room.
This type of carpet is perfect for formal to contemporary homes. Patterned carpets provide a texture-on-texture design and work well with soft-to-bold color combinations.
This type of carpet provides casual comfort. Its lightly twisted fibers create a soft, bouncy and springy feel. And, it’s great on bare feet!
Vacuuming is the most effective way to routinely clean carpet and vacuuming removes over 90% of the dirt from carpet if a proper routine schedule is followed. As a result of the relatively easy maintenance of carpeting, it is about 65% less expensive to maintain and clean than hard floors such as wood flooring over its life according to this 2002 study by the Institute of Inspection, Cleaning and Restoration Certification, Vancouver, WA.
Carpets are a great way to add a touch of elegance and sophistication to your home and we have a huge variety of carpets and rugs to choose from. Visit our showroom today and let our designing experts help you choose the one that best suits both your home and your personality. We also offer carpet cleaning!