Even though the carpet footprint has shrunk in today’s
modern floor plan, consumers are absolutely loving the
luxurious feel of the extremely soft carpet styles. These
synthetic yarns utilize the latest technology to combine
performance with the ultimate comfort. If you’re thinking
about new carpet for a bedroom or family room, here are a
few reasons you may want to consider this carpet trend!
1) Soft Feel: Their soft and silky texture is so dreamy that
you wish you wouldn’t have to put the furniture back after
the installation! Karastan’s Smartstrand Silk and Mohawk’s
Innovia Touch are two popular brands that have the softest
textures on the market. Rivaling the softest make-up
brushes, the feel is truly impressive!
2) Durability: The recent technology creates an extremely
crush resistant yarn that holds its shape and texture.
With the lowest claim rate in the carpet industry, designers,
builders, retailers and homeowners are all happy with
3) Easy to Clean: Everyone appreciates a carpet that is easy
to clean, but this is especially true for active families with
pets and kids. Bring on the pet stains, coffee, red wine, soda,
pizza sauce and more. These styles are guaranteed to come
clean, and they clean up quickly.
4) Sustainable / Affordable: Most styles are made with
100% recyclable plastics or with 37% less petroleum than traditional nylon brands. This is great for the environment,
and also great on your wallet as most of these yarns are a
fraction of the cost of nylon and wool.