Carpet works well in most spaces, and is easily installed over hardwood flooring. Carpets can also be repaired, patched and even dyed when stains, holes and other signs of wear get underfoot.
In this section, find out how to choose and care for carpet, and the best rooms in your home for carpeting. Get tips for preparing a floor for carpeting, and learn how to remove stains and cigarette smoke odors from carpet.