How to Install Carpet in 6 Easy Steps
How to Install Carpet | Budget Dumpster
By Brad Wancour on May 5, Nothing transforms a room quite like a brand-new floor. Wondering if you can lay carpet yourself and save some money on your new flooring? With the right tools and these expert tips, DIY carpet installation is a simple process. Not fully sold on having carpet in your home? Figure out what type of flooring would work best with your lifestyle.
How to Install a Carpet With Carpet Tacks
Wall-to-wall carpet is an ideal option for flooring because it adds warmth and comfort to a real estate investment. If hiring a carpet installer isn't your style and you want to install the carpet yourself, purchase wooden tacking strips. These strips are constructed with tiny attached carpet tacks, often referred to as tackless strips because they don't require individual tacks. Carpet strips are easy to install on plywood or wood subfloors and provide a reliable anchoring base for carpet.