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Carpet Guide

Combining style, warmth, and comfort all into one product, carpet is one of the top flooring options for homeowners. What separates a rug from a carpet is that carpets are installed wall to wall and cover the entire floor of a room, where a rug simply covers a portion of flooring. The Rug Mart Carpet One Floor & Home has what you need when it comes to new carpet in your home. We can help you find a carpet that matches the needs of your home and your personal style.

Different Types of Carpet

Besides having to choose color, you will want to consider other options as well that make up carpeting. Pile styles have unique characteristics that’ll you’ll want to know before selecting a carpet. Cut pile has fibers that are cut at the ends making the carpet denser. Loop pile is the opposite, where no fibers are left at the surface and are in a series of loops, giving the carpet an even look. Multi-level loop staggers the height of the loop fibers to create an uneven surface. Cut and loop piles also provide an uneven look but also give texture to the carpet and hide dirt.

Carpet fibers can be made out of different materials and make a difference in the look and feel of the carpet. It also determines the stain and matting resistance as well as long term durability. Wool carpet is naturally resilient and allergy friendly. Nylon carpets are incredibly durable and polyester carpets can be super soft.

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Plush

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Our Carpet Selection

Carpet makes your home feel warmer and cozier. We offer name brands as well as Carpet One Floor & Home exclusives such as Lees™ and Tigressa™. Check out our carpet selection at The Rug Mart Carpet One showroom in Flemington, NJ and choose which carpet is right for your home!

Lees carpet             Tigressa Cherish carpet

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How to Prevent Carpet Fading

Sunlight naturally bleaches everything is can reach, including your carpets. There is a way to prevent carpet fading though and we give you some advice. 

Prevent Carpet Fading

Types of Carpet Padding

We tell you what the best kind of carpet padding is, and the impact carpet padding has on the longevity of your new carpets. 

Why is Carpet Padding Important?
What is the Best carpet?

Carpet Pricing

Not all carpets are made the same, which means not all carpet prices are the same. Let us help you plan a budget and select the carpet that works best for you. 

Carpet Prices
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Carpet Textures

We quickly went over the different type of carpet textures, or pile styles. Let us dive a little deep and help you understand their differences. 

Learn About Carpet Textures
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Top Carpet Trends

Everything has a trend, and that includes flooring! We’ll go over some of the most recent and popular carpet trends we have seen. 

Best Carpet Trends
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Carpet vs Hardwood

There has always been a debate about choosing carpet or hardwood. Let us give you an idea of which would work best for your home. 

Carpet or Hardwood?
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Carpet for Living Rooms

Living rooms are a place for gathering, and carpet helps that space feel more intimate and welcoming, making it the best flooring for living rooms. 

Living Room Flooring Ideas
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Synthetic Rug Fibers

We briefly went over different types of carpet fibers, but now we can go deeper into the advantages and disadvantages of each. 

Synthetic Carpet Fibers

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