What to choose – Natural or Synthetic Fiber Carpet?

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When we are looking for a carpet for our home, we face with the dilemma of choosing between natural and synthetic fibres.

Synthetic ones are the most popular materials used in the manufacturing of carpets – 97% are artificially produced. The most commonly used are polypropylene, acrylic, polyester and viscose. However, after the nylon came into fashion in the 1970s, there was a withdrawal when people realized that this material was far from practical and comfortable. Natural fibres were reinstated as classier and more durable. Another drawback of synthetic ones is that they are not resistant to heat and are highly inflammable. In addition, artificial materials are not so pleasant to the touch as natural ones. Continue reading “What to choose – Natural or Synthetic Fiber Carpet?”

3 Tips for Choosing a Carpet

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Choosing the right carpet for our home is the last thing we do after we have bought and arranged the furniture. It is not an easy thing to do since there is a great variety of prices and materials. The carpet makes our home cozier and more comfortable and it is important that its shape and color match our interior. But are there other factors that should influence our choice?
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