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Loop vs Twist Carpet

In loop styles, loops are left uncut. In cut pile styles, all loops are cut. In cut-and-loop styles, some loops are cut. Pattern and texture are provided by the contrast between the uncut and cut loops—sometimes uncut loops are dominant; sometimes cut loops are. In twist styles, loops are cut and yarns are tightly twisted. […]

Starting your flooring journey

IN ADVANCE Consider: You want flooring to complement your unique style as well as the function of the room. Throwing dinner parties? Curling up with the Sunday funnies? Dog sitting for the neighbors, yet again? Keep in mind how you will use the room. Imagine: What personality are you trying to create? Smart and sassy? […]