Carpeting installation is one of the biggest expenses when renovating a home. The costs of finding a qualified carpet installer, hiring someone to trim doors and remove baseboards, and choosing the right carpet and padding all add up quickly. Occasionally, homeowners attempt to offset some of these costs by installing the carpet by themselves. While it is possible to do, installing carpet can be a lot of work, so it is important to know what you are getting yourself into.
First, you will need to measure the room that you will be carpeting. Add 10% of the square foot Continue reading “Installing Carpets for Beginners”