Carpet

(10 Posts)
Twinkle19 Fri 16-Apr-21 11:59:08

After some advice on carpets. Does anyone know of any nice thick carpet that stays nice and doesn't go flat and matted. We have the Invictus one at the moment and its already looking like its been down for years. Is there such a carpet that stays looking nice or are they all the same?

OP’s posts: |
isseys4xmastinselcats Fri 16-Apr-21 14:44:01

i dont know how it will last but we are just about to replace our lounge carpet and have gone for a wilton which is a short pile the guy at the carpet place said its good for high traffic areas

Twinkle19 Fri 16-Apr-21 15:42:09

Thanks will have a look at that.

OP’s posts: |
lolabear79 Thu 17-Jun-21 11:32:01

Message deleted by MNHQ. Here's a link to our Talk Guidelines.

Twinkle19 Thu 17-Jun-21 12:45:15

Thanks so much I will have a look. Still gutted about it. Carpet looks terrible when it goes all flat and matted like ours has.

OP’s posts: |
Sum2021 Sat 24-Jul-21 20:12:24

We are looking to purchase Invictus carpets. What are the pro's and con's?

Twinkle19 Sat 24-Jul-21 20:34:15

Its easy to clean but I wouldnt recommend it at all. It was only down 2 weeks and was all flat and matted looking. Looked like it had been down months. That was with hoovering every day to the pile still went flat.

OP’s posts: |

Advertisement

jaundicedoutlook Sat 24-Jul-21 22:12:07

We put this in all the bedrooms after we moved a couple of years ago

www.alternativeflooring.com/collection/wool/chunky_wool/wool_pebble/birdling.html

It’s lovely and soft underfoot and it is holding up well so far. Only issue is if you move furniture around the dints need some TLC to get the pile standing up again.

Twinkle19 Sun 25-Jul-21 01:09:55

Thanks will have a look a that. You expect wear over time but not like this. It’s even more annoying that the sales guy recommended the one we have now and stupidly we went with what he said. Won’t make the same mistake again.

OP’s posts: |
Wantingtogetitright Sun 25-Jul-21 01:29:09

A carpet fitter told me not to go with too high a pile (I think the Invictus is quite high) because it looks lovely at the time but flattens.

Join the discussion

To comment on this thread you need to create a Mumsnet account.

Join Mumsnet

Already have a Mumsnet account? Log in