5 Keys to Carpet Buying Success
Alan Fletcher - 30-year Carpet Expert and
Trusted Consumer Advocate
Accurate Carpet Measurements Saves You Money!
Having the correct measurements for your home
could save you plenty, not to mention the headaches that could be caused from under-measuring.
My website reveals all the tricks to getting your home measured right.
I also show you how to measure your home yourself! How
to Measure for Carpet in 4 Simple Steps
Knowledge Gives You Power to Choose Wisely.
Selecting the wrong carpet fiber is worst mistake
you can make! Learn the truth about carpet fibers and carpet styles. Choosing the correct padding is very important too. The more
you know the better choices you will make. Beware of bad information obtained from
websites that sell carpet. They don't tell you the whole truth. Carpet
Fibers - What Consumers Need to Know Learn more about Types
of Carpet Padding
3. A wise shopper always gets several
Getting several estimates is just plain smart.
Not only can you make your final choice by choosing the best carpet deal offered for
similar products, it also gives you the chance to see who is fair and who is
not. My website reveals where and how to comparison shop to find the best
I also help you with the fine art of negotiation. I reveal insider tricks to
getting your best carpet deal ever! What
Grade of Carpet Should I Select?
4. Installing carpet correctly increases
Finding a qualified carpet installer is tougher than you
might think. Carpets installed poorly will develop wrinkles and can cut the life
expectancy in half! You must have your carpet installed properly if you expect it to
last. Learn how to find and verify a qualified carpet installer! How
to Verify a Contractor's License
Carpet Care and maintenance insures longevity.
Take proper care of your carpet and it will serve you well
for years to come. There's a lot more to caring for a carpet then vacuuming. And
if you don't clean your carpets correctly you could easily
ruin them. You also need to know how to keep your warranty in force. I reveal the truth about
proper carpet care, important warranty facts, and what you
need to know about carpet cleaning methods! How
often should I have my carpets cleaned?
Are You Ready to Buy New Carpet?
this Simple Carpet Test
are three different residential-grade carpets, all similar in many ways but each
have some key differences in how they are made.
a careful look at all the carpet
specifications shown below and then answer the following five questions.
Don't consider the carpet colors or the carpet appearance in your decisions,
just use the Carpet Specifications and the prices per square foot shown.
Try to Answer These Questions...
one would be best for Kids & Pets?
one would be the Most Durable?
one would Wear Out the fastest?
one offers the Most Value?
one would You choose for your home?
you find this simple test difficult, just wait until you are looking at dozens
of carpet samples with limited information available to you. That's why
so many homeowners make costly carpet buying mistakes.
It's hard to find a reputable
carpet dealer these days! That's why I have built a special list of hand-picked
carpet retailers who are locally owned, give free estimates, offer fair prices,
have knowledgeable staff, provide honest measuring and hire qualified
who I recommend near you!