One would absolutely be amazed upon entering a house and being welcomed by a classy-coloured carpet
Layered over the floor or some are strategically mantled on the part of the house that easily catches attention of the guests.
However, we could not deny that amazement always comes with curiosity. First that comes to our mind when we are being curious about one thing is what or how is that colourful floor covering made of. And to answer that curiosity, we are goingto elaborate some information on this article.
Carpet is basically a textile floor covering that is being compared to rugs. But rugs are literally small compared to it. Ages ago, carpets are commonly made in widths of3.7 meters and 4.6 meters in US and 4 meters to 5 meters in Europe. However, as years go by, width sizes variation increases since wall-to-wall carpet became a trend.
Traditionally, carpet is made of pile of wool. But as of these days, it is now normally made of synthetic fibres that are less costly than the wool such as polypropylene, nylon, polyester. There are lots of types of how carpet is made. It can be woven, needle felt, knotted, tufted, flat weave, hooked rug, and embroidered.
These carpets are fixed to floor by nailing, tack strips, adhesives or decorative metal stair rods. Since it is normally fixed on the floor, it easily attracts dirt and very prone to stains. Keeping it clean is always a problem. However, there are lot of ways to clean it. It could be by traditional do-it-yourself which uses vacuum and/ or baking soda or other cleaning materials or can be with professional carpet cleaning companies which are experts and trusted when it comes to carpet and rugs.