In addition to being the softest experience in flooring, you get plenty of other great benefits as well. For instance, the ability to reduce noise levels in your home is a big deal for many homeowners. Busy lives, pets, children, and numerous house guests all lend to great amounts of sound going on in your home, and sometimes all at the same time. For a more comfortable and peaceful experience, carpet soaks up many of the sound waves that would otherwise seem to go on forever.
One of the most sought-after benefits in carpet is the stain resistance some manufacturers are building right into the fibers themselves. This means stains won’t be able to soak and set, creating a permanent stain, your flooring is much easier to clean, and you won’t have to reapply harsh chemicals to keep that stain resistance going.
Allergy sufferers win as well, with hypoallergenic fibers available from some manufacturers as well. These carpets can latch onto allergens, holding them and keeping them from floating through the air to cause problems. Instead, they’ll be rendered harmless and all you’ll have to do is vacuum to be completely rid of the offenders.
Be sure to speak with your flooring specialist about how important a professional installation can be when it comes to carpet.