Myth #1: I don’t have the right tools.
Most people have no idea how easy it is to rent carpet installation tools. I live in a small town in East Texas where we only have 2 grocery stores. Yet I found a store within 47 miles that rents everything that I need. As a matter of fact that store is on the way to where my carpet will be shipped so I can get what I Coronet Carpet Eau Claire WI 54703 need in one trip. Tool rental dealers like Sunbelt rentals can be easily found on the search engines. You might be surprised to find out how easy it is to locate what you need.
Myth #2: A roll of carpet is too much for me to handle.
Some online carpet stores, are able to ship carpet to a freight terminal, a business or directly to a house. For most people the freight terminal might be the easiest Eau Claire WI 54703 option. They are equipped to load the carpet on a truck or trailer. This option is often times the best choice because it costs less money and one can pick up the carpet on your own schedule. Once at home, you can unload the carpet by just sliding off of the truck, onto the grass or driveway. Then it can be cut up into the sizes needed.
Myth #3: It costs the same amount if someone Coronet Carpet Eau Claire WI 54703 else installs it.
Many carpet stores and home improvement centers will load the cost of installation into the price of the carpet, than tell you they will install it for little or nothing. Check online to see if you can find the same carpet online. Shopping online can save a lot of money over the big box stores.
Myth #4: My warranty will not be valid if I install it myself.
Make sure you save your receipts and Eau Claire WI 54703 invoices and that you replace your pad. Most manufactures will warranty the carpet per their warranty even if you have installed it yourself. Check the warranty information to be sure. Documentation is always a good idea. I suggest taking pictures to prove that you have replaced the pad, and done the seam work correctly.
Myth #5: If I have a problem I’m out of luck
Many independent carpet installers are willing to come and do the project Eau Claire WI 54703 for you if you decide against it. Installers can be found at sites like Service Magic. You might want to order carpet on-line and have an installer put it in for you.
Many people are doing projects themselves to save money and to have the peace of mind in knowing that the job was done correctly. Now installing carpet can be added to this list.