Carpet Guide

We are your local carpet experts here at Oberdorf Carpet One Floor & Home. We offer a great selection of quality carpet flooring and we also provide design services to make sure that you make the perfect choice for your residential or commercial setting. Our flooring professionals are here to help you find the right carpet and also provide professional advice.

Carpet is made to be stain, wear, and fade resistant so you can live your daily life on your floors. Carpet features unmatched characteristics that no other flooring can replicate.

What are the Different Types of Carpet?

When choosing a new carpet, consider wear resistance and durability. If you have family in your home that tend to be a bit accident prone, then a carpet with stain resistance, or even a waterproof carpet, may be right for your home. You also want a carpet that is stylish and will perform well, as your new carpet should fit perfectly into your overall design. A carpet that looks good and lasts a long time is ideal for any home.

We can help you choose the right carpet that balances style and performance. There are five main types: level loop, patterned, textured, frieze, and plush.

Level loop

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Patterned

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Textured

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Frieze

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Plush

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Choosing the Right Carpet

Carpet remains popular in residential and commercial settings, but there are a few different options from which you can choose. Carpet comes in different fiber options that affect the way it functions in your home. There are synthetic carpet fibers, like nylon, which can be made to be ultra-soft. Then there are natural fibers, such as wool, which come in vibrant colors and feature several different benefits.

What about commercial carpet? Commercial settings typically have heavy foot traffic, so commercial carpet tends to be stronger and harder than residential carpets. So, if you are looking to add carpet to your office, be sure to work with us to choose a suitable commercial carpet option. Carpet tiles are also popular in commercial settings because they are durable and relatively easy to install and maintain.

Local Carpet Expert

As your carpet experts, we offer a great selection of quality residential and commercial carpet options. We, for example, offer Carpet One exclusive brands such as Lees®, Tigress®, Resista®, Innovia™, and Bigelow® STAINMASTER™.

Lees carpet             Tigressa Cherish carpet

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Top Carpet Trends

Just like any other flooring option, carpet also follows trends. Learn more about popular carpet trends and which would work best in your home.

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How to Prevent Carpet Fading

Carpet fading is a common issue for many homes. When carpet is exposed to direct sunlight all day long, the carpet colors will tend to fade. Check out some tips on how to prevent fading.

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Carpet Pricing

Before any flooring purchase, always make sure you establish a budget. Different carpets come at different price points and can affect your overall budget.

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Carpet Features

The features of any carpet can affect the way it will perform in your home. Learn more about the different carpet features and choose which would work best for your home and lifestyle.

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