Besides being a handsome addition to the décor, carpet provides warmth with real insulation as well as aesthetics. Carpet has long been the floor covering of choice in homes and apartments due to its many benefits. Now it is finding its way into schools and hospitals, and just about any place you would want to increase comfort, quiet and safety.
A level cut pile with texture. The more texture or twist the yarn has, the less you will see footprints and vacuum marks.
Highly textured cut piles or saxonies. The yarns are twisted to the point that they actually curl back on themselves in random directions. These are excellent styles for high traffic areas.
Comes in many variations. Sisal-look carpets and Berbers are examples of loop construction.
CUT & LOOP
A combination of cut pile and loops which creates a pattern since the cut pile tufts look darker than the loops.