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Gross Things That May Be Lurking in Your Carpet

Gross Things That May Be Lurking in Your Carpet

One of the most popular types of flooring in America is carpet, which is soft and offers soundproofing and insulation for the room. Despite the various advantages of this material, it inevitably gets dirty, and some gross things can hide in it. Here are a few of the... [read more]

By Carpet Stretch and Rescue 8-5-2022

The Importance of Tack Strips

The Importance of Tack Strips

If you have never removed, repaired, or installed carpet on your own, you may not be all that familiar with tack strips. But if you are currently noticing ripples and buckles in your carpet, tack strips can be at the root of this issue. Allow us to explain... [read more]

By Carpet Stretch and Rescue 7-8-2022

What to Do About Carpet Beetles

What to Do About Carpet Beetles?

Have you ever heard of carpet beetles? If not, allow us to introduce you to the dermestids that may already be living in your home. Carpet beetles can hitch rides on flowers and pets, or they might just invite themselves in through the window. Once inside your home,... [read more]

By Carpet Stretch and Rescue 6-8-2022

A Guide to Making a Rug Out of Leftover Carpet

A Guide to Making a Rug Out of Leftover Carpet

The best way to add warmth, texture and color to a room is by incorporating an area rug. But the problem with area rugs is that they are costly. Some large and high-quality rugs can cost you thousands of dollars. But that doesn’t mean you can’t have a... [read more]

By Carpet Stretch and Rescue 5-4-2022

Can You Hot Glue Damaged Carpet

Can You Hot Glue Damaged Carpet?

Have you noticed parts of your carpet fraying? That is probably not the look you are going for in your home. Not only is fraying carpet an eyesore, but it is also a tripping hazard. Fraying carpet occurs when the fibers on the edge of the carpet become... [read more]

By Carpet Stretch and Rescue 4-6-2022

Choosing Carpet Padding

Choosing Carpet Padding

Deciding what carpet material and color you want in your space is an important step, but the padding you choose to go underneath it is just as important to consider. For many, carpet padding is a mere afterthought. But it shouldn’t be! The thickness and quality of the... [read more]

By Carpet Stretch and Rescue 3-7-2022

Why Does Carpet Buckle and What Can You Do About It

Why Does Carpet Buckle and What Can You Do About It?

Have buckles recently appeared on your carpets? This can be incredibly frustrating. Not only are wrinkles and ripples unsightly, but they are hazardous too. But why do they appear and what can you do about it? Wet Carpet Oftentimes buckles will pop up after you have them steam... [read more]

By Carpet Stretch and Rescue 2-4-2022

How to Fight Moldy Carpets This Winter

How to Fight Moldy Carpets This Winter?

When moisture becomes trapped in your carpeting for prolonged periods of time, the odds of mold developing increase exponentially. Signs of mold are generally marked by potent, musty odors and patches of white, gray, or green spores. Mold is both unsightly and smelly, and it can also present... [read more]

By Carpet Stretch and Rescue 1-5-2022

Keep Your Carpets Clean with These Simple Tips

Keep Your Carpets Clean with These Simple Tips

Carpets can make a home feel comfortable and warm. They can create an inviting space, but they can just as easily achieve the opposite effect if they have become dingy and worn down. When carpets become dirty and unappealing, it is usually the result of improper care over... [read more]

By Carpet Stretch and Rescue 12-3-2021

What to Know About Carpet Padding

What to Know About Carpet Padding?

Choosing the right carpet style for your home is important. You need something that fits your aesthetic and will stand the test of time. But comfort is also an important factor when making a carpet selection and a large contributing factor to how comfy your carpet is coming... [read more]

By Carpet Stretch and Rescue 11-4-2021

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