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Whether you are looking for a home decorator, or you are doing it yourself, you should be aware of carpet sales and installation. Today's market is based on the concept of buyers beware. You need to protect yourself as a buyer by getting yourself educated about the carpets and what features to look at. Even if the installation is done by the service provider, you should know that the installation is correctly done or not.
Stages of carpet installation
If the carpet has lasted, it has been installed correctly. If the installation is not proper, the carpet can get damaged. In order to install the carpet perfectly, you have to follow all the four stages of carpet installation. These four stages come under preparation and implementation plan. You should take the time to prepare materials, equipment and all the necessary plans to proceed with the installation.
Measure the room
The first step is to have clear measurements of the room. It is important for carpet sales and installation. If you do not have the right measurements, you can not install the carpet properly. Along with measuring the room, make sure you get all the necessary tools like seam cutter, wall trimmer etc.
Remove the old carpet
Once you have the room, clean the room properly. If it is already installed, remove it and make sure it is clean. Let the surface remain dry, clean and without any dust.
Tackless and Carpet padding
Using tackless strips and nail to fit the strips. Once the tackless is installed you can start padding on the floor. Extra padding can be trimmed for an elegant look.
Lay the carpet
After all the preparation is complete, you are now ready to lay the carpet. You may need help if the carpet is heavy. You should flatten the edges by stepping on carpet or using tools to remove ripples. Leave a little carpet and trim off the walling for a smooth finish.
After preparation and installation make sure you go through the entire carpet and smooth out edges. Checking for the perfect finish so that you are satisfied. When you have sufficient knowledge of this entire process you can make perfect sales and installation. You should take the time to learn the procedure since it helps you to do it yourself.