How to Choose Carpets for Low Maintenance Purposes

If you are planning to renovate your house your constructing a new one, there may be a lot of things going through your head. Renovation is a tedious process that involves one to take a lot of decisions in a short span of time. With so many options available in the market, people are bound to get confused about what is the best product for their house. Budget is another very important constraint that is felt by people while buying furniture or flooring for their houses.

Choosing the perfect flooring for the house is as important a decision as anything else and requires a lot of time and effort. Someone who has studied the market would be able to tell you that there are hundreds of varieties of flooring options at the disposal of the customer and it becomes very difficult to choose the perfect one for the house.

Carpet Flooring:

Among all the flooring options available in the market, carpet flooring is one of the most popular choices for the houses. This flooring is soft and warm and gives richness to the area of the house where it is installed. This flooring can be installed in the living room, kitchen or even the bedroom as per your requirements.

A lot of new varieties of carpet floors have come up that are much more durable than the old flooring. Hence, one need not worry about installing carpet floors in high foot traffic areas as it is now more durable than ever. Another benefits offered by carpet flooring is that it is easy to install. With the innovation of carpet tiles, now your flooring can reach every nook and corner of the room without much hassle.

But a lot of people are of the belief that carpet flooring requires a lot of maintenance and so we are here to help you pick the low maintenance carpet flooring.

How to Choose Carpets for Low Maintenance PurposesCarpets for Low Maintenance Purposes:

Here are a few varieties of carpets that are extremely low maintenance but will look equally beautiful in your house.

  1. Sisal carpet, which are made using synthetic or wool, are the carpets that give you a look of sisal or other plant fibers. These carpets are very soft to feel and hence comfortable to walk on. Also, they are comparatively more stain resistant than other carpets and hence are low maintenance.
  2. Wilton carpet is another very popular type of carpet available in the market. It can be found in various patterns such as cut, loop or pile. This carpet is much denser compared to all its other counterparts and hence extremely durable. It is easier to maintain as compared to others.

Other carpets such as velvet or shag piles are also low maintenance. A word of advice, if you want to install a carpet floor, a darker color carpet may be easier to maintain than a lighter floor. Good Luck!

How to Choose Carpets for Low Maintenance Purposes was last modified: February 12th, 2016 by Jason Valasek