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Carpets for Less
Calgary. Alberta, Canada
At carpets for Less we're more than just carpet!
Interests: Flooring products
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An understanding of the various types of carpet underlay as well as how to choose one can help an individual as he/she embarks on a purchase. While an extensive array of underlay choices is available in retail stores, website like Carpets for Less also offers a wide range of underlay... Continue reading
Posted Sep 2, 2014 at CARPETS FOR LESS
The living room is a social setting that generally sees more foot traffic than any other location in a home. That means that flooring for living room has to be able to deal with a lot of rigor. This requires you to choose flooring which can both withstand heavy use,... Continue reading
Posted Sep 2, 2014 at CARPETS FOR LESS
Grouting is the last step to completing a tiled floor, and the process is fairly straightforward. Learn how to grout like a pro for an absolutely clean and uniform finish by taking notes from the article above. Professionals are the best of the best. They are who customers turn to... Continue reading
Posted Aug 3, 2014 at CARPETS FOR LESS
Whether you're flooring for the first time or looking for inspiration for your next floor covering project, consider both the pros and cons of carpet tiles prior to making that decision to buy. Carpet tiles have been popular for a long time. They are as popular as one-piece carpets, if... Continue reading
Posted Aug 3, 2014 at CARPETS FOR LESS
Cork flooring is resilient yet durable, stylish yet earthy that can turn any cool room into a cozy haven. Cork is also a lot easier to install than traditional wood flooring. Manufacturers now offer products in engineered panels that snap together without glue or nails. Cork flooring has been a... Continue reading
Posted Jul 3, 2014 at CARPETS FOR LESS
Duraceramic flooring gives you the look of a ceramic tile floor but with the ease of maintenance and carefree qualities of a resilient floor. This is a lot warmer to the touch, more comfortable underfoot, faster and easier to install than traditional ceramic tile. Duraceramic is an excellent choice for... Continue reading
Posted Jul 3, 2014 at CARPETS FOR LESS
Pet owners don't have to settle for stained and trampled carpets or scratched up wood floors. Learn how your pets can live in harmony while keeping your flooring stylish and scratch-free. As much as you love your pets, you wouldn't want them to damage your floors, cause a rampage on... Continue reading
Posted Jun 4, 2014 at CARPETS FOR LESS
These tips will help you get rid of carpet dents, leaving your carpet flooring smooth and unsullied. You don't need to rent special machinery to remove carpet dents. It's easier than you might think! Carpet dents can leave unpleasant areas in your home's carpet. In some cases, the problem might... Continue reading
Posted Jun 4, 2014 at CARPETS FOR LESS
Different flooring surfaces require a specific type of cleaning process. Using the wrong method and formula for your specific flooring material can eventually ruin the floor. The key to minimizing the need for cleaning formulas for green flooring is good regular maintenance. Dirt on green floors can abrade the surface... Continue reading
Posted May 3, 2014 at CARPETS FOR LESS
A DIY flooring installation can be a fun project if you have the right tools, materials, and skills for the floor type you want to install. Stone flooring tile evokes the look of durability and quality. Stone surfaces resist water, steam, odors and, above all, are easy to clean. Just... Continue reading
Posted Apr 18, 2014 at CARPETS FOR LESS
Porcelain tiles require a minimum of care and maintenance. You can protect your porcelain tiles by following these easy guidelines. Note also to choose products that are compatible for cleaning the tile and grout at the same time. Porcelain tiles require special care to ensure that they remain in top... Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2014 at CARPETS FOR LESS
Whether you need to remove an old, damaged linoleum flooring for safety purposes or if you want to install another flooring, you can take out the linoleum and underlayment to allow for flooring replacement by just following the few tasks above and with the use of few tools. Once the... Continue reading
Posted Apr 1, 2014 at CARPETS FOR LESS
If you've ruled out carpeting, then one excellent choice for your floor is hardwood. Hardwood flooring is an attractive way to take design into account when it comes to the floor. Do you have a hardwood floor? Which of the two above choices did you go for, and why? After... Continue reading
Posted Mar 4, 2014 at CARPETS FOR LESS
There is no set time on how long carpet flooring can last. The lifespan of a carpet can vary depending on traffic and how it is taken care of. Pets and people can cause wear and tear especially in high traffic areas. Exactly, how often your carpeting needs to be... Continue reading
Posted Mar 4, 2014 at CARPETS FOR LESS
You will have some serious thinking to do before you make the final decision on what's the best flooring option for stairs. Think of the family members (their preferences), their age group (risk and health factor) who will be using those staircases each day. Giving due consideration with these factors,... Continue reading
Posted Feb 2, 2014 at CARPETS FOR LESS
Take time to think about the event and the size of the room. Black carpets make rooms look smaller while red carpets will depend on the shade. You have to be very careful since carpeting is quite expensive. Red and black carpets can look extremely elegant, but they're not suitable... Continue reading
Posted Jan 5, 2014 at CARPETS FOR LESS
Slate makes beautiful flooring. Proper preparation and care of it will keep it looking great for years to come. If you can't decide if you should reseal your slate tiles, come to think that it is important if you want to maintain a shiny or matte finish. Slate floor is... Continue reading
Posted Dec 5, 2013 at CARPETS FOR LESS
Bathroom flooring play host to splashed water, wet feet, potty spills and makeup marks, so durability and hygiene are essential. However, that doesn't mean you have to sacrifice on style. Maintain those paramount qualities and amplify your bathroom's look with the above flooring choices. Renovating the bathroom flooring is one... Continue reading
Posted Nov 4, 2013 at CARPETS FOR LESS
So, are you thinking of buying wool carpets to your home? Well, that is a pretty good idea. An elegant and gorgeous woolen carpet will light up your home and will definitely give it a new look altogether. However, before you purchase a wool carpet you need to know the... Continue reading
Posted Oct 3, 2013 at CARPETS FOR LESS
For great tips on buying flooring online and avoiding missteps which ruin a good deal, this video will help you. It's easier than you might think to get the most for your money. Buying anything online is not always as easy as it might first appear. There are usually concerns... Continue reading
Posted Sep 18, 2013 at CARPETS FOR LESS
Luxury vinyl tile floors are designed to capture the timeless look of natural stone tile flooring, wood planks and ceramic tile floors, while providing an extremely durable and comfortable surface for everyday living. If you are putting down new flooring then you should consider luxury vinyl tile. You are going... Continue reading
Posted Sep 3, 2013 at CARPETS FOR LESS
Because your floors should be smooth for easy walking, uneven concrete flooring can cause tripping and falling, so it's important to make sure that your floors are safe. Once you know the top causes of uneven flooring, you can make sure that your own floors are safe for family and... Continue reading
Posted Aug 3, 2013 at CARPETS FOR LESS
Duraceramic flooring gives you the look of a ceramic tile floor but with the ease of maintenance and carefree qualities of a resilient floor. Duraceramic is warmer to the touch, more comfortable underfoot, faster and easier to install than traditional ceramic tile. Keeping it clean as it is lies in... Continue reading
Posted Jul 27, 2013 at CARPETS FOR LESS
The bathroom, with its wet surfaces, high temperatures and even higher humidity, demands a lot from flooring that can withstand the wear and tear. While most people are drawn to a material based on looks, it's important to choose flooring for its ability to weather the room's harsh conditions. Bathroom... Continue reading
Posted Jul 3, 2013 at CARPETS FOR LESS
Linoleum floors can be a challenge to keep clean, especially if they are old. An ounce of prevention and a day on your hands and knees scrubbing can get and keep your linoleum floor looking great. If you have linoleum flooring, you will want to keep it as clean as... Continue reading
Posted Jun 12, 2013 at CARPETS FOR LESS