Carpet Maintenance

New carpeting can be elaborate and elegant, cool and contemporary as well as tasteful and traditional. It's one of America's most popular floor covering choices, enhances virtually any room and it can add value to your home. Keeping that feeling, and your carpet in beautiful condition, is a challenge, but not an overwhelming one. We want you to know that, with the care guidelines below, your new carpet can stay beautiful for many years, and many bare-foot crossings, to come.

  • Place walk-off mats wherever there are entrances to your home.
  • Buy a quality vacuum and use it regularly.
  • Make sure to use the right vacuum for the carpet you have.
  • Carpet cushion plays an important role in preserving the look and feel of your carpet.
  • Don't vacuum over loose yarn or try to pull out the snag.
  • Rearrange your furniture periodically.
  • Treat stains as soon as possible. Click Here for Stain Guide
  • Cleaning by a reputable, professional cleaner is suggested (and in most cases required to maintain your warranty) approximately every 18 months (12 months in higher traffic areas) to ensure maximum life of your carpet.
  • Read the care and maintenance literature provided by the manufacturer because different fibers, styles and finishes can each have their own unique guidelines.