Carpet Wool and Wool Blends - Which Carpet - Hyrcaft

Wool or Wool Blends?

The appearance, texture and longevity of a carpet are largely determined by which fibre it is made from. Hycraft carpets are high quality wool and wool blend products. Some of the advantages of these fibre types are outlined below.

Carpet Fibres - Which Carpet - Godfrey Hirst Wool


A natural fibre from sheep, wool is renewable and biodegradable.

  • Wool carpets have a natural and soft luxurious feel.

  • The unique fibre structure is strong and hard-wearing and provides natural protection to help resist staining and soiling.

  • Wool carpets absorb noise so are quiet and naturally flame retardent so are safe.

  • Wool's natural properties help keep your home cool in summer and warm in winter.

  • Wool fibres are natural, renewable and biodegradeable.

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Why Wool Carpet?

Carpet Fibres - Which Carpet - Wool Blends

Wool Blends

Wool, mixed with other fibres.

  • Wool blends are usually 80% wool and 20% synthetic fibre but also come in a variety of other mixes, including the latest Wool Bamboo Fibre Blend.

  • Wool and synthetic blends offer the resilience and durability found in synthetic fibres with the natural appearance and luxurious feel of wool.

  • Mixing synthetic fibre with wool can help to hold the twist definition in some carpet styles, providing improved durability and reduced shedding from short fibres.

  • Wool Bamboo Fibre Blend carpet bring the benefits of two sustainable, high performing materials to the floor for luxurious softness, durability and natural style.

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Why Wool Carpet?