Hard surfaces have become popular in recent years with the pages of magazines featuring polished floor boards and tiles as far as the eye can see. Making a comeback in the style department is carpet, from plush and luxurious through to casual and cosy, carpet can give a space an entirely different feel.
With the ability to instantly transform a space, making it feel warm and inviting, carpet remains one of the easiest ways to add both design and texture to a home. Carpeting can reduce noise and add an extra layer of comfort to living areas and bedrooms. There is nothing like your first step out of bed in the morning onto soft, plush carpet. With so many designs, colours, textures and patterns available, carpet can enhance the décor of any room.
Each flooring product can have its own advantages and drawbacks, carpet has various benefits when compared with hard surfaces. Here are just some of the reasons why it may be your best option.
When laid wall-to-wall, carpet can keep a room warm in winter and cooler in the summer months helping to significantly reduce cooling and heating costs making it the perfect ecologically responsible flooring choice for any climate.
Unlike wood, tile or laminate flooring, that can make some rooms feel cold or noisy, these hard surfaces can be damaged from scratches or cracks, carpet however doesn’t show signs of dust or crumbs and is quite easy to maintain with regular vacuuming and the occasional deep carpet clean.
With the popularity of open plan living in homes and offices across Australia, it’s important to consider flooring acoustics within a space. Carpet absorbs sound projection, whether its foot traffic, the scraping of chairs or sound from your TV or music.
From lounge rooms to bedrooms, the texture of carpet offers a cosy and inviting atmosphere to any room, with a large selection is our showroom at Charmhaven, let Factory Direct Carpets offer you the flooring solution for your home. Contact Us.