Carpet Guide 

Carpet flooring brings style and comfort to your home. We are your local experts at Carpet One Floor & Home in Huntsville, AL. You cannot find anywhere else the quality service and products that we have in our showroom. Our flooring professionals know carpet well, and they can help you find the right carpet type and style for your home. Carpet is an incredibly durable flooring option, and features a unique texture that no other flooring can replicate.

It is our mission to take the stress out of finding a new floor. We have a sales process that can be narrowed down to the type of lifestyle you live and the warranty you want to back up your new carpet. Our stain resistant carpets are perfect for households with pets, or perfect for a household that frequently hosts guests. Due to unmatched comfort and style, carpet is still a popular choice among homeowners.

Expert Advice - Choosing a Carpet Style

Jim Aaron, our VP of Merchandising for Carpet One Floor & Home, shares some information on the different carpet styles that are available.

Types of Carpet

We are here to make choosing a carpet easy for you, and to help you navigate our carpet collection. In most residential settings, berber carpet is popular because style and performance are all in one product. If you need extra durability, be sure to check out frieze carpet, but if you want premium softness and luxury, shag carpet is a great option.

We also have carpet options that feature incredible stain resistance. A stain resistant carpet can stand up to most everyday messes, and are made to handle everyday life in your home. We also offer the one-of-a-kind Tigressá® H2O™ carpets that are completely waterproof. A waterproof carpet is great for families who have multiple pets or children, and are ideal for finished basements.

There are five main types: level loop, patterned, textured, frieze, and plush.

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Where can Carpet be Installed?

If you have an active family, then consider investing in stain, fade, and wear resistant carpets. Why buy a carpet that you constantly need to look after when we have carpets that are perfect for your lifestyle. Carpets are more durable than you think and can handle places around your home with heavy traffic like hallways, stairs, and even living rooms. Make rooms around your home feel more warm and inviting like children’s playrooms, offices and even your bedroom.

Places to avoid installing carpet include rooms with a lot of moisture such as bathrooms and kitchens. Most carpets absorb moisture which creates an ideal environment for harmful allergens. Even with waterproof carpet options, always avoid these areas if at all possible.

Our Selection and Services

We are your local flooring retailer as well as a member of the Carpet One Floor & Home cooperative. This allows us the ability to compete with big box stores and deliver quality products at exceptional prices. As part of our carpet selection, we offer Carpet One Floor & Home exclusives such as Lees®, Tigress®, and Bigelow™ STAINMASTER. All of these carpet options are stylish, comfortable, and durable.

  1. Lees carpet

    Lees carpet offers a leading warranty.

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  2. Tigressa H2O waterproof carpet

    Tigressa H2O features a waterproof construction.

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  3. Innovia carpet

    Innovia combines style and performance.

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Carpet Maintenance Tips

Keeping your carpet can be made easy if you make it part of your routine. The most important carpet cleaning tip it to clean spills as soon as they happen. Follow the link below to learn more tips.

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Types of Carpet

The type of carpet you choose for your home can be impacted on how you plan to use that space. Learn more about the different carpet types and which would be a great fit for your home.

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