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Carpet Padding

What Kind of Carpet Padding is Best?

Innovation is no stranger in the 21st century and with all of the innovations in carpet these days, things like waterproof, soft and stain resistant carpet, it can be hard to imagine needing something extra to pad down those luxurious fibers. But, there is an important thing to consider more than just the great feel a carpet has, and that’s protecting your carpet. Protecting your carpet with a carpet cushion will provide safety above the surface and below. Just like the way a canvas backing provides area rugs with durability and protect the floor they cover, carpet cushion increases the lifetime of your carpet. Keep reading more to find out how to install carpet in the best way.



What is the Best Weight for Carpet Padding?

In need of more information? Take a second to think about your phone. Technological advancements have resulted in phones that are high-performing and sleeker than ever. Is there anything our phones can’t do? When you are buying a new phone, including the case is almost second nature, but a phone case does a very similar job for your phone that carpet cushion does for carpet. Without a phone case, you need to be a little extra cautious, but adding one will take the worry out of your day.


Ok, so you’re ready to install your carpet with an added cushion. How do you choose the right one for the carpet you’ve picked? First come the material options and the most common carpet cushion materials are rubber, fiber and foam. Tip: thinner, denser cushion is the best option to absorb footsteps in high traffic areas.


To learn more about carpet padding, contact Tile Town Carpet One or visit our showrooms in Dewitt, Liverpool, and Auburn, NY. 


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