Carpeting FAQs from Flooring By Design!
When choosing carpet for a flooring project, whether it is new construction or part of a renovation or remodel, you probably have a lot of questions! This page will be continuously updated with frequently asked questions we get from customers during their carpet flooring projects, or about carpeting in general. If you have a carpet related question that you do not see here, please call our team at 919-477-9849 and we would be happy to answer any and all questions you may have!
How often do I need to replace my carpet?
Have you noticed that your carpets are looking a bit worse for wear? Or, maybe you just installed new carpets and you’re curious when you may need to replace them down the road. Either way, we’ve got you covered. Click the link below to learn more about how often you should replace the carpets in your home, and common signs of carpet wear.
Do I have to move all my furniture for professional carpet cleaning?
Day to day life can be tough on our carpets! Especially in heavily trafficked areas near entrances and exits, carpet can get dirty over time. We can help! Our expert carpet cleaning team has worked in thousands of homes getting carpets back into fighting shape. Many of our customers as us if they need to move their furniture before we come to clean their carpets. The quick answer is, no! However, click the link below to learn more about how we work around furniture during carpet cleaning.
How can I repair water damaged carpets and rugs?
Living in North Carolina and in the Triangle means dealing with the risk of flooding during stormy summers and hurricane season. Many of us have personally experienced, or know someone who has experienced, flooding in their home. Water damage to carpet is common, if not from flooding then from more mundane occurrences like an overflowing sink or tub. Looking for tips on how to repair water damaged carpets or area rugs? Click on the link below to learn more about how to repair water damaged carpets or area rugs.
Why does carpet stretch?
Curious why you’re seeing areas of your carpet stretching? We have answers! Stretching carpet is a common problem for homeowners, and can be caused by a number of underlying issues. Click the link below to learn more about why carpet can stretch and how it can be fixed!