We have you covered for all of your carpet and rug needs in
New Bedford, MA!
If you’re looking for carpet and rugs in southern New Hampshire, come to New Bedford Floor Covering! We carry brands such as Shawmark’s Anything Goes line, Bliss by Beaulieu, Bella Cerra, Healthy Touch carpet, Momeni area rugs, and the Milliken Callaway Design Center. Come see our showroom for beautiful carpets and rugs in the greater New Bedford area!
We now carry STAINMASTER Pet Protect Carpet!
New Bedford Floor Covering now carries STAINMASTER Pet Protect Carpet, a favorite among pet owners because of its built-in stain resistance and fade resistant technology. Pet Protect Carpet reduces pet odors and releases pet hairs, allowing for an easier cleaning experience when accidents do happen and pets shed. Visit our showroom in New Bedford, MA today to see our selection of STAINMASTER Pet Protect Carpet!
BUYING TIPS FOR CARPET
Don’t take the quality of your carpet cushion lightly
The performance of many carpets will hinge on the performance of the cushion. Spending a few extra dollars on cushion can mean extra years of performance for your carpet. Some carpet warranties also hinge on the grade of cushion you select.
Carpet cushion affects the luxury feel underfoot, quietness, resilience, cleaning, insulation, and, ultimately, the life of your carpet. Crushing or flattening of your carpet fiber causes it to look ugly long before it’s useful wear life is over. Quality cushion will help resist this condition.
Don’t judge the quality by feel alone
Thick and luxurious carpet can fool you at times. Determine the performance you want and the conditions effecting your carpet. A tighter twisted fiber doesn’t feel as soft but it will generally give you better performance over the life of the carpet. A tightly twisted yarn will resist soiling, matting and crushing. When a yarn is not tightly twisted it may feel more luxurious but it will tend to crush and flatten out more quickly.
Read the labels
Generally speaking you can review the stain resistance, anti-static claims and wear warranties right on the back of the sample. You also will see the type of fiber ( nylon, polyester, polypropylene, etc.), the face weight, density, and twist.
There is no substitute for a knowledgeable sales person
As you can see there are a wide variety of issues to resolve in buying the best carpet for your needs. The performance and quality characteristics of carpet vary more widely than that of other flooring materials and a knowledgeable sales person will help you match up your performance needs.