Berber carpets are a modern style of carpet, distinguished by a loop pile construction type, and usually contain small flecks of dark color on lighter shades of background colors.
Berber carpets are typically in a plain color mix with no pattern, and are lower cost and durable. Berber carpets are popular for areas with relatively heavy use such as stairs, basements and offices.
Nylon carpets are most noted for its durability. Because nylon carpets are the hardest of all the synthetic carpet fibers, it resists wear and abrasion. A nylon carpet will usually last longer than one made from another type of fiber.
The fiber also has good resilience — it bounces back after being bent or crushed. Nylon carpets have excellent yarn “memory,” meaning that it holds its twist well. Nylon carpets are less likely than many others to show indentations after furniture has rested on it. It looks new longer than most fibers.
Olefin carpet fiber is a synthetic fiber made from a polyolefin, such as polypropylene orpolyethylene. It is used in wallpaper, ropes, and vehicle interiors. Olefin’s advantages are its strength, colour fastness and comfort; its resistance to staining, mildew, abrasion and sunlight; and its good bulk and cover
This unique fiber boasts a host of built-in benefits including incredible softness, exceptional durability, and unrivaled stain resistance that will never wear off or wash off even after years of use. It does all this without the use of unnecessary topical chemicals for a cleaner and more environmentally friendly indoor environment.
When you buy a quality STAINMASTER carpet, you get:
Stain Resistance, only STAINMASTER carpet uses LotusFXFiber Shield, a technology we created that makes our carpets resist stains and stay cleaner longer.
SmartStrand Forever Clean is made in part with annually
renewable plant-based materials that minimize our usage of
limited natural resources. This also enables us to reduce our
energy consumption in the manufacturing of all SmartStrand
Forever Clean carpets. It’s good to know you can have the
beauty, softness and durability you desire in a carpet without
compromising the beautiful earth around us.