DCOCF Project: Reeves Young

Carpeting without a professional

A review of the costs and complications It may seem logical that purchasing carpet by itself, as opposed to through a qualified flooring professional, would result in a lower cost. However, carpet is not a stand-alone product. There are many additional services and expenses required to complete an installation project…

Carpet 101

A primer about carpet construction for end users What are some of the performance components that make carpet perform well? Although you needn’t be an expert on all carpet matters, a basic understanding of construction will help you choose a carpet that meets the physical and aesthetic needs of your…

Coming unglued

By Floorcovering Forensics Company BOND FAILURE SYMPTOMS AND SOLUTIONS Despite the carpet industry’s efforts to improve the quality of installation workmanship, bond failure in commercial carpet installations remains a leading cause of complaints, lawsuits and premature replacement. Annual losses from such failures run into the millions of dollars, and ripples…