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Carpet samples, sizes, textures and patterns can be confusing even to a seasoned homeowner. Get tips in these articles.

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Should I hire someone to install my carpeting?

There are many factors to consider when deciding whether to hire professionals to install your carpeting or to do it yourself. Find out whether you should call on professional carpet installers in this article.


 What is R-value?

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 What do you need to know when choosing carpet?

What do you need to know when choosing carpet? Visit HowStuffWorks.com to learn what you need to know when choosing carpet. See more »

 Should I hire someone to install my carpeting?

Should I hire someone to install my carpeting? Visit HowStuffworks.com to learn if you should hire someone to install your carpeting. See more »

 How do you use carpet tacks?

How do you use carpet tacks? Visit HowStuffWorks.com to learn how to use carpet tacks. See more »

 Do you Need to Pay Attention to Carpet Labels?

Carpet labels provide consumers with essential information when they’re deciding which product to buy. Learn why you need to pay attention to carpet labels in this article. See more »

What's the best carpet for pet owners?

 What's the best carpet for pet owners?

What's the best carpet for pet owners? Visit HowStuffWorks to learn what the best carpet for pet owners is. See more »

What's the best carpet for new parents?

 What's the best carpet for new parents?

What's the best carpet for new parents? Visit HowStuffWorks to learn what the best carpet for new parents is. See more »

What's the best carpet for allergies?

 What's the best carpet for allergies?

What the best carpet for allergies? Learn about the best carpet for allergies at HowStuffWorks. See more »

How to Choose the Right Type of Carpet

 How to Choose the Right Type of Carpet

Choosing the right type of carpet can be tricky, especially for first time buyers. Visit HowStuffWorks to learn about how to choose the right type of carpet. See more »

How to Choose the Right Carpet Fiber

 How to Choose the Right Carpet Fiber

Choosing the right carpet fiber can be tricky, especially for first time buyers. Visit HowStuffWorks to learn how to choose the right carpet fiber. See more »