Identifying and Installing Today's Carpets
Learn About Identifying and Installing Today's Carpets
Are you wondering why suddenly even the best installers are having problems with their carpet installations? Are you suddenly seeing material that looks very different than it has in the past? The reality is that the materials installers are working with today are changing at a rapid pace. Even the best installers must educate themselves on the changes taking place with carpet today, or they will inevitably have a failure. This training course will explore the latest products you need to know about before you end up eating the job simply because you didn't use the proper seaming tape, seam sealer, or even tack strip. You will also have the opportunity to handle various carpet samples, as you learn the importance of identifying today's carpets. Watch this course if you want to learn how to avoid failures before they happen!
- Identify the differences between tufted and woven carpets
- Recognize the differences in construction as it relates to durability, longevity and maintenance
- Discuss why different installation materials are required to install various new products and how to avoid costly failures
- Properly identify and communicate patterned carpet deviations such as bow, skew and elongation
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