What is Nylon Carpet?

Nylon Carpet

NYLON, THE CARPET WHICH IS HUGELY POPULAR AMOUNG HOMEOWNERS.

If you are exploring new carpet options and are leaning towards Nylon, but need to know more. Then this blog is for you.

WHAT IS NYLON?

A very strong thermoplastic silky material created back in the 1930s’, Made for a substitute for more expensive silk. It started to be used for carpets around the 1950s’, it has since gone on to be the most voguish carpet choice in the world.

Various Nylon

WHY IS NYLON A FAVOURABLE CARPET CHOICE ?

  • Highly Durable: Considered the most durable of any synthetic carpet, due to how well it holds against wear and tear; Nylon carpet typically lasts longer than any other carpet material.
  • Stain Resistant: Nylon itself is a very absorbent fibre, so any spillages will sink deep within the fibres causing stains. Don’t panic. most nylon carpets are treated to help them resist stains.
  • Keeps its shape: Nylon can be bent, crushed and stretched. The most incredible part is that it returns back to its original appearance due to its resilience and very good texture retention.
  • Hypoallergenic: If your house suffers from moisture and mildew, then nylon carpet is a fabulous choice as it is resistant

As you can see Nylon Carpet has some amazing features, it’s not surprising its the number one choice. If you are orientating towards nylon, take note:

  • It can be a more expensive option: Be mindful that it isn’t the cheapest carpet around. But you certainly get what you pay for. To find out how much a new carpet will set you back, check out our carpet calculator Prices .
fitting grey carpet
Matt Higgins – fitting carpet

TYPES OF NYLON

There are two types of nylon carpets a salesman/fitter will refer to, which is 6 and 6.6. The numbers refer to the different carbon structures of each nylon type. Both types are highly durable and resilient; today there isn’t any noticeable difference between the two.

BEST PLACE TO BUY NYLON CARPET

Is nylon the perfect choice for you and your home? Whether you decide on nylon or another material, the next obstacle you may be faced with is: where is the best place to buy a great quality nylon carpet? Fantastic news – you don’t need to search any further, we already have this covered for you. Have a read of Where is the best place to buy carpet?

HIGGINS FLOORING

We are the flooring gurus’, a reliable family run business that brings the show room to you; putting the customers at the heart of everything we do. We at Higgins Flooring use local manufactures as well as offering our very own Saxony range. This ensures are in the ‘known’ about where our products are from and confident in the quality, meaning we can deliver break taking results. Making everything feel that little more closer to home.

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Matt Higgins