important consideration in selecting carpet that meets
your needs is performance, or how well a style will
maintain its appearance in its intended setting. In
addition to its aesthetic and comfort features, carpet is
a remarkably durable and practical floor covering.
However, carpet is neither stain-proof nor indestructible,
and some styles are better suited than others for
particular applications. The area to be carpeted and the
level of expected activity are important considerations in
determining the style - and even color - that is
Three basic needs, or factors, have been identified that influence the purchase decision:
Once you have determined your needs, you're ready to shop and compare.