Will removing my carpet reduce my allergy symptoms?

No. Removing carpet will not reduce the number of airborne allergens that produce allergic reactions in your home. In fact, removing your carpet may increase the number of airborne allergens, because other surfaces are not capable of holding allergens on the ground like carpet fibers. Regular vacuuming and routine cleaning will reduce the number of… Read more »

What type of carpet would be best for an active household?

Areas in the home that experience a lot of activity, such as family rooms, hallways, stairs etc., would benefit from a durable carpet such as a textured, frieze, loop, Berber, cut pile and loop. Patterned carpet is also a good idea for high-traffic areas in your home. These styles will help disguise the appearance of… Read more »

What is Berber carpet?

While many people commonly refer to loop style carpets as Berber, the term Berber means a flecking of color that originates from the natural flecking found in wool.