Carpet Guide

Are you looking to spruce up old or worn carpet? Are you looking for a comforting solution to your spaces? At Griswold Carpet One Floor & Home in Jackson, we are your local carpet retailer. We have flooring experts who can assist you in finding the ideal flooring solution for your lifestyle. Thinking about your activity level, where you want to install carpet, and how soft you want it to be, take note of your preferences. We will help you find the carpet for you with our exclusive Select-A-Floor™ system while keeping your preferences in mind.

Surprising to many, we even have carpets that are allergy-friendly, naturally stain-resistant, and extra soft options. Opt for stain resistant carpet if you have a family with young children or pets. If you like the softness of carpet, go for it in relaxing living rooms and making bedrooms cozy.

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.

Different Types of Carpet

There are many kinds of carpet; how each one functions is directly related to the type of carpet. Consider your needs when it comes to your home. Factors like how often the carpet will be walked on, what types of accidents could happen, and how you want it to feel can all change the end decision on your carpet purchase. Don’t forget, while functionality is important, it’s also crucial that you enjoy what your floor looks like.

Creating harmony in your home is essential to living in a place you love — balance function with style by choosing 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?

As many have heard, carpet does best in rooms where you want the relaxation factor to increase while staying low traffic. Living rooms and bedrooms are popular rooms where carpet does well. Both rooms make people feel calm and easygoing with the addition of carpet. Shocking to some, we also carry carpets that can be installed in busier areas of your home. Walkways and stairs were once impractical for carpets. However, with new technology comes new carpet that can resist heavy traffic. Carpet should not be installed where there are high levels of moisture, like bathrooms and kitchens.

Our Carpet Selection

As your local carpet expert, we carry a vast selection of carpets ranging in price, fiber type, and color. We also carry exclusive brands such as Relax it’s…Lees® and Tigressá® as part of the Carpet One cooperative. Come by our showroom in Jackson, MI to see what we have in store for you!

  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 cleaning

How to Clean Carpet Properly

You can get years of enjoyment out of your carpet by cleaning it correctly. It’s not as difficult as you may think! Spend less time cleaning with stain resistant carpets. 

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Types of Carpet

Wondering what type of carpet you should get? Understanding the different types is key to perfecting your choice. Learn more below!

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