Preventing or inhibiting the build up of static electricity.
The hessian or synthetic material on the back of the carpet.
A combination of wool and nylon to obtain a mixture of a particular fibre.
Carpet Woven in wide widths.
The ability of the colour within fibres to be retained when subjected to sunlight, spillages, rubbing and various solvents.
Lineal refers to a running length of carpet by the manufactured width.
The height of the pile calculated in millimetres.
A structure of interwoven fibres that produce a textured appearance.
To wind together two or more threads of yarn, so as to produce a single strand.
The base used to support and provide extra cushioning to installed carpet installed.
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