Carpet Buyers Guide
Capitol Carpets offer a wide choice from all leading manufactures and suppliers of carpet although with so many different selections available choosing the right carpet can be overwhelming. With the help of our carpets buyers guide below, as well as our friendly sales team we can help you choose the best carpet for you.
Click here for a list of manufactures & suppliers available through Capitol Carpets.
Materials & Fibres
In addition to your new carpet you should consider what accessories you may require.
Underlay – Underlay is laid underneath all carpet for cushioning & to increases carpet longevity. Underlay comes in different qualities & thickness.
Padfelt – A paper lining laid beneath the underlay to prevent dust particles travelling through the underlay caused by updraft & appearing as black marks on the surface of the carpet.
Gripper Rods – Wooden batons
Door Thresholds & Door Bars – Door bars are used to separate rooms & come in a variety of different finishes from anodised gold & silver to polished brass or chrome & can be used to separate different carpets, woods, tiles or any combination.