FROM THE STORE TO YOUR FLOOR

You’ve decided that El Paso carpet dealer – Ysleta Carpets is the best flooring choice for your home. Now what? There’s a lot to consider and many great options from which to choose. Today’s carpet offers a wide variety of choices in style, fiber composition and color. Here is some information that will help you find the perfect carpet for your needs.

Where to start

Before purchasing carpet, you should answer the following questions:

How is the room going to be used?
Will it have heavy or light traffic?
Will the room be the center of activity for family and entertaining?
Is there direct access from outside, or will the carpet be away from entrances?
Will the carpet receive direct sunlight? Your answers will determine many of your choices, from color to carpet construction and more. If you still have questions, your carpet dealer should be able to help give you expert guidance.

Your answers will determine many of your choices, from color to carpet construction and more. If you still have questions, your El Paso carpet dealer – Ysleta Carpets should be able to help give you expert guidance – in English or Spanish!

Here are a few things to consider before selecting your carpet:

High traffic households
Households with elderly individuals
Pets in the home
Heated flooring – not likely here in El Paso!
Outdoor carpet

Top Ten Carpet Care Tips:

  1. Take your shoes off – you won’t just stop messy footprints you’ll prevent shoe soles with grips damaging carpet pile
  2. Vacuum regularly
  3. Re-organising/changing your furniture positions regularly can reduce wear and tear
  4. When your carpet pile starts to look flat, vacuum against the direction of the pile to help lift it
  5. Your new carpet may shed fluff but vacuum it regularly so it doesn’t clog the pile
  6. Deal with spills quickly so they’re less likely to stain
  7. Mop up spills gently using a clean white cloth – don’t rub!
  8. Don’t believe the old wives’ tales – salt and white wine aren’t good for cleaning red wine, or anything else!
  9. If you’re using cleaning products on spills, make sure they’re designed for wool carpets
  10. If in doubt, call in the experts. Your carpet is an investment so it’s worth getting help with a tricky stain