With its many styles, textures and types of construction, carpet is an excellent choice for everyone, from first-time homeowners, to retirees, to families with kids and pets. Plus, carpet will maintain its beauty and durability for many years when it is properly chosen, installed and cleaned. At Adair’s Fine Floors Etc. we have an excellent variety of carpet style, texture and color to choose from. We would be delighted to assist you in selecting the right carpet for you.
LOOP is made with loops that are all the same height, creating a flat, smooth surface. ... When used in the home, level loop carpeting is often constructed with taller loops to give it a more luxurious feel, closer to cut pile carpet.
FRIEZE is tightly twisted yarn, and this gives this style of carpet a bouncy and shaggier appearance than a traditional cut pile.
BERBER is a term traced back to an indigenous people of North Africa, the Berbers, who created hand woven textiles that featured a distinct knot and natural multi-color flecks spun from different parts of the sheep's coat. The knot is the distinguishing characteristic as the loops in loop carpeting today are similar in appearance to the woven knots in the textiles created by the Berber people.
PLUSH is a smooth, even-cut pile carpet in which individual tufts are only minimally visible and the overall visual effect is a single level of fiber ends
LOOP-CUT PILE is a style of carpet that is made by combining looped fibers with cut(straight) ones. This allows the manufacturer to create a design in the carpet, which can be geometric or abstract.
SHAG is a style of carpet made up of looped yarn, raised up to create a deep pile that is soft when walked upon and comfortable to sit on. The long fibers give it its characteristically “shaggy” look, explaining how the carpet got its name.
SAXONY CARPET is a type of carpet that is a soft cut pile with an even surface. Saxony carpet is typically woven very densely, and it has a very soft, plush feel.