The advent of carpet fiber stain technology brought about a revolution in color possibilities. Homeowners, no longer fearing the use of light colored carpets, began to demand wider color choices. Generally speaking, darker shades create drama; lighter shades create a sense of spaciousness.
There are three basic construction types: cut pile, loop pile, and cut & loop pile. Every carpet style available is a variation of these constructions.
Carpet texture establishes the character of a room or home, from the formal look of cut pile velvet Saxony to the casual look of Berber. The texture of carpet allows you to express your personality and lifestyle. A heavily textured carpet will also help hide foot prints.