How to choose the best carpet for your basement

Some people choose to install carpet in their basements for a variety of reasons, but mostly for warmth and insulation. Carpeting can be a great insulator in homes where colder temperatures can make the indoors cold. It can also be a preferred option for those who want a floor that won’t be too cold to walk on comfortably. 

To learn more about how you can choose the best type of carpet that works for your basement, keep reading below for some of the factors that you should be sure to consider before installation:

What should I think about when choosing the best carpet for my basement?

  • If there is potential for moisture in your basement — Some people try to avoid carpeting in basements because of concerns about moisture in the basement, but there are options available that deal with any moisture that may become present under your house. Quick-drying flooring like low-pile carpeting is generally better for basements because it allows for the carpet to dry fast if it absorbs any moisture. 

  • How much foot traffic you’ll get in your basement — Is your basement going to be a place where people walk through it very frequently? This is one of the things you’ll want to think about when you’re choosing a carpet. Do you need a durable carpet, or maybe carpet squares that can be replaced when dirty or damaged? 

Choose Superior Wood Floors & Tile as your go-to destination for the best high-quality carpeting for your basement

Superior Wood Floors & Tile is a family-owned and -operated business, bringing only the finest flooring products to the Tulsa, Oklahoma, community for nearly 25 years. Let us be your go-to flooring supplier — we provide premier-quality products and boast a wide variety of selections. We’re confident that we can meet your design expectations and even exceed them.

Let us provide you with everything necessary to create your dream home. All you have to do is find the flooring you love and we’ll come to your home to install it as you see fit. Not sure how to tie together all your favorite elements in a space? Our design team can help your vision come to life. Not only this, but we also can restore your old flooring to bring it back to its original glory. Give us a call today to talk about the best carpet options for your basement space. You’ll be glad you did.

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