Decorating Studio beaded fringe trims
advanced search
holiday rhinestone table runner
Like Us on FaceBook Decorating Studio shop decorating studio Shop Cart Salefree offer Facebook
Decorating ~ Home Decor
Wedding & Event Ideas
Carpet Tips: Make Your Carpet Last Longer

Decorating Studio Home Page

Shop all our Fabulous Finds
Beaded Fringe & Beaded Trim
Beaded Garland Strands
Sequin Fabric
Chainette Fringe
Feather Fringe
Rhinestone Tablerunner
Monogram Wedding Cake Toppers
Anniversary & Numbers Cake Toppers
Rhinestone Trim & Chain
Rhinestone Banding
Embellished Jeweled Ribbon
Wedding Cake Rhinestone Ribbon
Wedding & Event Cheap Centerpieces
Wedding Cake Jewelry & Toppers
Beaded Tassels
Wedding Flower String Lights
Crystal Glass Teardrops
Flower Trimming
Shop all Collections
Sales & Closeouts

chainette fringerhinestone wedding cake bandingbeaded garland strands

Decorating By Room
Bathroom & Spa
Children's Rooms
Entry & Foyer
Family Room & Den
Game & Bonus Room
Home Office
Home Theater & Media Room
Kitchen & Dining
Laundry & Hobby Room
Master Bedroom
New Homes: Planning & Designing
Outdoor Living
Sunrooms & Conservatories
Apartment Decor
Guest Rooms
Exercise & Workout Rooms

Decorating Ideas
Artwork & Accessories
Cabinets & Countertops
Careers In Interior Design
Color Trends & Color Schemes
Decorating & Home Decor Trends
Education In Interior Design
Fabrics & Upholstery
Floors & Flooring
Home Financing
Home Health & Safety
Interior Design
Interior Designers, Working With
Painting & Home Decor
Walls & Doors
Window Treatments

View Cart
View Your Shopping Cart
Shipping & Return Info
Contact Us

Phone #615-776-2951

Our beaded fringe trims are 1st quality and exceptional in craftsmanship and detail.


In this article we outline some tips to help you get more life out of your carpet.

1. Rearrange Your Furniture

It is good to move your furniture from time to time to change the traffic pattern in your house. Your carpet is worn down faster where people walk.

2. Vacuum Regularly

Dirt helps wear down the fibers in your carpet. Vacuum regularly and place a welcome mat at your home's entrances. Also consider a "no shoes" policy. High traffic areas can often use vacuuming once a day while low traffic areas can be vacuumed a couple of times a week.

3. Area Rugs

Depending on how your house is laid out you may have some areas that will have high traffic regardless of how your furniture is arranged. Consider a area rugs in these locations.

4. Don't Let Dirt In

Keep the walk ways leading to your house clean. This will cut down on the amount of dirt that is tracked into your house.

5. Shampoo Rugs

Shampoo rugs at least once a year. Consult your manufacturers specifications for what type of cleaning equipment and/or detergents are appropriate for your type of carpet.

6. Spill Awareness

Treat spills quickly for the best chance of avoiding a stain. If you have kids, make sure they know that they need to tell you about spills immediately so they do not have time to set.

7. Snip Loose Threads

To remove a loose thread that sticks up above the fibre use scissors to snip it instead of pulling on it which can pull out more than just the thread.

8. Designate Eating Areas

Many spills can introduce oils into your carpet which attract dirt and help lead to a dingy looking carpet. The less you eat in carpeted areas the better your chances are of avoiding these types of spills.

The cleaner you can keep your carpet the longer it will last. Hopefully these tips help you get more life out of your carpet.

About The Author

Published by, home of the Daily Thrifty Tips newsletter. Send email to to subscribe. For more information visit: Email:

Decorating Studio, LLC or is not affiliated with the authors nor responsible for the actions or content of the articles, or any 3rd party information within or linked to or from Decorating Studio or Decorating Studio's website.
Liability Statement Home Page
"Decorating Studio tops the list of popular home decorating, interior design, event and wedding decorations & home improvement sites because you always come first! We have Home decor, rhinestone trim, home decorating tips for events, receptions and weddings, home decorating guides, home decorating ideas and home furniture and decor. Do you want to be a decorator or interior designer? We have a complete list of Interior design and decorating schools, colleges and universities by state."