Carpet Guide

Carpet adds style and comfort to your home or office setting. Be sure to visit Modern Flooring Carpet One Floor & Home in New Orleans, LA for all of your needs. We’re proud to be your neighborhood experts when it comes to quality carpets, as we offer the area’s best selection. Our flooring professionals will give you the personalized attention you deserve.

Carpet’s comfort qualities are why it is still such a popular flooring option among homeowners. Our flooring professionals are your local carpet experts, and we can match you to the best carpet for your home using our unique Select-A-Floor™ system. This unique system helps narrows down your selection based on your lifestyle and personal style. We even offer our own warranties on our exclusive brands, so you and your new carpets are protected.

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.

What Are the Popular Carpet Types?

There are so many different options from which to choose including stain resistant carpets, waterproof carpets, and pet proof carpets. Carpets are made from fibers, and those fibers are made from different materials. There are synthetic fibers like nylon, polyester, and triexta, and then there are natural carpet fibers like wool. These carpet fibers are then twisted into piles, which helps determine the durability and texture of the carpet. Different types of carpet will function differently in your home, so our carpet experts make sure to ask you important questions to match you to the perfect carpet.

The most important thing you need to do is choose the right type of carpet. There are five main types: level loop, patterned, textured, frieze, and plush.

Level loop

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Patterned

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Textured

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Frieze

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Plush

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Where can Carpet be Installed?

Carpets are a great choice to install in bedrooms, dens, or you can even install them in living rooms as well. Our stain, wear and fade resistant carpets can be installed in places around your home that experience a lot of traffic like stairs, hallways, and even children’s playrooms and basements. If you have pets or young children in your household, we may recommend choosing a stain resistant or waterproof carpet option. Our waterproof carpet options can also be installed in basements.  

Our Selection of Carpet

Carpet makes your home feel warm, intimate, and inviting. As your local neighborhood flooring experts, we want to make sure you find the best carpet for your home. Check out our carpet selection at our showroom in New Orleans, LA and we can help you find the best carpet for your home. We offer name brands carpets you love such as Karastan, Masland, Fabrica, Stanton, Godfrey Hirst, and Millikin in addition to our exclusive brands including Relax, it’s… Lees®, Tigressá®, and Innovia™.

  1. Lees carpet
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    Lees carpet offers a leading warranty.

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  2. Tigressa H2O waterproof carpet
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    Tigressa H2O features a waterproof construction.

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  3. Innovia carpet
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    Innovia combines style and performance.

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Carpet Repair Services

If your carpet is damaged but you do not think you need all new flooring, we offer carpet repair services. Follow the link below to learn more.

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How to Prevent Carpet Fading

Natural sunlight, foot traffic, and furniture can all cause your carpet to fade. Follow the link below to learn more about carpet fading and how you can prevent it in your home.

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