Philadelphia, Sutton, Queen, Tuftex Carpet
Shaw is a leader in flooring, such as carpet, hardwood flooring and laminates. Here at Carpets From Dalton, we buy direct from Shaw and pass the savings on to you. We are located in Calhoun, GA, and Shaw is located mere miles from us. We ship to your door anywhere in the continental United States.
Carpet has been the most popular floor covering in America for decades for good reason – carpets feel soft, reduce noise and insulate rooms. But some common misconceptions deter people from buying carpets. Before purchasing flooring, consider the following information from Shaw Floors:
Asthma and allergy sufferers should not have carpet in the home.
EPA scientists concluded that carpet fibers, in trapping and immobilizing potential allergy-causing particulates, help people with allergies. If allergens are in the carpet, they’re notcirculating in the indoor air stream. Shaw recommends using a HEPA-filter vacuum to fully remove such particles from the indoor environment.
Carpet is hard to maintain – it stains and wears out very easily.
Simple steps can extend the life of your carpet and keep it looking new. Frequent vacuuming removes soil particles before they get below the surface of the pile, where they are far more difficult to remove.
Carpet in a typical household should be thoroughly cleaned every 12 to 18 months. Hot water extraction systems provide the most effective cleaning. Professional carpet cleaners generally get the best results.
“EPA scientists concluded that carpet fibers … help people with allergies.”
Carpet is outdated and boring.
Carpets come in patterns ranging from traditional hounds tooth to exotic zebra, and in stylish colors like chocolate or mint green. Many consumers use a mix of carpet, hardwood and tile in their homes.
Carpet emits harmful chemicals that cause health problems.
Carpet is one of the lowest emitters of VOCs (volatile organic compounds) among househld furnishings and building materials. Shaw carpets meet the industry’s highest VOC standard, the Carpet & Rug Institute’s Green Label Plus program.
Carpet is bad for the environment
Floor manufacturers now provide many eco-friendly options for environmentally-conscious consumers. Shaw carpets made of Anso or EverTouch nylon can be recycled at Shaw’s Evergreen Nylon Recycling Facility, where they are broken down and remade into new carpet fiber. The process helps turn carpet into a renewable product and keeps carpet waste out of landfills. In fact, Shaw has collected 178 million pounds of post-consumer carpet since 2006.
For more information about Shaw’s various carpet and hard surface flooring options or to view the company’s online product catalog, please visit www.shawfloors.com.
What Do I Want My Home to Feel Like?
Ask yourself this: “What do I want my home to feel like when I walk into the door?” Do I want it to be a quiet oasis with soothing color palettes? This can be achieved by layering multiple patterns in fabrics and soft luscious carpets. The soft surfaces not only absorb irritating noise, but also insulate the interior space. What’s more soothing than kicking off your shoes and wiggling your toes in the soft carpet.
Decorate With Confidence
The dimensional elements have never been more important than today. Tactile, textural, subtle gradations, contrasting embroidery, hand-scraped or hand-polished wood: the surface speaks volumes to the human eye and human touch. The variety of offerings provide the look of a “one of a kind” product with affordable value.