Carpet Underlay Types


Carpet Underlay in Auckland

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Don’t assume a specialty pad will solve your moisture problems! If you have a moisture problem with your concrete slab or in your basement, installing a moisture barrier carpet underlay will not protect you from the dangers of mould and mildew. Don’t be fooled into thinking that spending more money on a specialty carpet underlay type will solve your moisture problems. To tell the truth, it just doesn’t work that way. Firstly, you need to address your moisture problems and then select an excellent quality underlay that is designed to support your carpet and meet your needs and goals appropriately. 


There are many different types of carpet underlay available today to accommodate all the various carpet types and styles. Below I will discuss the various types that you will encounter when shopping for new carpeting you’re home. 

But first, you need to know a few things about what makes one carpet underlay better than another. The quality is always determined by the materials used to manufacture it, the density rating and also thickness

Underlay Pad Thickness

A specific type, thickness, and density of carpet underlay are required by every carpet manufacturer to maintain your carpet warranty. For most residential carpets, a 7/16″ width is most common.


Although carpet underlay is mostly out of sight and out of mind, it is certainly the unsung hero of any carpet install. The right carpet underlay protects your carpet from wear, adds unmatched comfort to any room, acts as insulation, and as a matter of fact, it can even extend warranties. Steam ‘n’ Dry also stocks many inexpensive underlay such as foam chip, rubber woof or slab, wool, jute has purpose types. Experts Steam ‘n’ Dry Auckland Carpet laying & repairs service that is equipped with moisture barriers that prevent spills from reaching the subfloor.

Carpet underlay such as foam chip, rubber woof or slab, wool, jute has purpose types—experts Steam ‘n’ Dry Auckland Carpet laying & repairs service. Call the Experts Steam ‘n’ Dry Auckland Carpet Cleaning service. Over 33 years of servicing South Auckland Central City CBD, North Shore, East, West Auckland, and Hibiscus Coast on 0800 783-266. Aucklandcarpetcleaners.Org.Nz


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