Carpet flooring in Medford, Oregon can instantly make a living room, bedroom, or den feel more warm and inviting. It is a popular flooring choice because of its many style options and durability.

TV Room Before

This carpet from Shaw, was recently installed to replace old carpeting. See more from this project here.

Why Choose Carpet?

Carpet helps conserve warmth in the winter, perfect for the cooler months in Southern Oregon. It’s also far more comfortable on bare feet than options like tile in the coldest months of the year. Carpet comes in a wide selection of fibers, patterns, textures and styles, so you can be sure that you will find the perfect option for your home. Among the other advantages of carpet is its easy installation. As long as there is no flooring that needs to be removed first, carpet can be installed in your home very quickly, saving you the inconvenience of having to deal with a long and tedious installation process.

Carpet Styles

Picking the right style of carpet for each area of your Medford, OR home is important. You want to pick one that gives the room the look you want, but is also comfortable and durable. With so many options available, start exploring your flooring options with an expert. The Medford, OR team at Floor Coverings International can help show you a variety of styles, so that you can pick one or more to suit your needs.

Saxony

Are you looking for a soft and luxurious feel underfoot? A Saxony or cut pile carpet could be a good bet. Cut pile carpets are created by cutting the fiber loops so the fibers stand straight up. The result is a plush look and feel. In Saxony carpets, two or more fibers are twisted together and cut, which gives an even softer texture. Footprints and vacuum marks can be quite visible on Saxony carpets, so, keep that in mind if this is a style that you are thinking about for your home. They are usually found in areas with low traffic such as formal dining rooms, living rooms or master bedrooms.

Plush

Plush carpeting in Medford, OR is another style for formal areas. The carpet is soft and thick, with exceptionally even fibers. It’s also known as velvet carpet, because of its appearance. It comes in low, medium, and high pile heights. The high pile has the thickest plush look, but you will have an easier time maintaining a medium or low pile plush carpet.

Textured Saxony

One option to consider for busier areas in your house is textured Saxony. These carpets have twisted fibers that are set using heat. They are usually multi-color, which helps to hide dirt and stains. Use them in family rooms, dens, children’s bedrooms, and other casual areas of your home.

Berber

Another option to consider for a family room or child’s room, especially if your kids play in that room frequently, is Berber carpet. With Berber carpeting, the fiber’s loops are uncut. Generally, the yarn used for this style is thicker than others, which makes it very durable. One caveat about this style is that the small loops can sometimes trap dirt inside. Many families opt to install carpet in bedrooms and family rooms where kids commonly play and run around because of their cushioning ability.

When considering carpeting for your Medford, OR home, Floor Coverings International will help you make the right decision. Take advantage of our free in-home consultations to see a wide array of carpet styles from the comfort of your own home. We can’t wait to work with you!

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