The type of fiber used, and the way the carpet is constructed, determines its basic performance. What you choose depends on what you want from the carpet.
- Nylon comes in a variety of color schemes, has a soft feel and excellent resiliency and durability.
- Olefin is resistant to water stains, making it the primary fiber used in indoor/outdoor carpet.
- Polyester features luxurious feel, inherent and permanent stain resistance, and the ability to produce bright colors.
- Wool is a natural fiber noted for its luxury and performance. Its features include soft “hand”, high bulk, color variety and inherent flame retardant characteristics.