How well does this carpet hold up to stains?

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Shaw carpet with stain protection - westchester NYWhen it comes to carpet, stain protection is very important. In fact, staining is usually the primary reason that carpets need to be replaced (along with odor).  We know that stain protection is important to our customers, especially those with young kids and pets.  That's why virtually all of the carpet we sell comes with stain protection.

 

Recently, Shaw upgraded their stain protection.  Shaw is the only one in the industry that now places a warranty on their carpets for pet stains, human stains and even places a warranty on carpet placed on the steps.  But, if you don't believe me, check out these 2 videos.

 

To demonstrate how resistant their carpets are to stains, they created the world’s largest pie throwing contest. Check out how this carpet survives.  See how well their carpet stands up to this...it's AMAZING.

 

First - the world's largest pie throwing contest...

 

 

 

carpet in westchester with stain protectionNext, check out this technical video with demonstrations.  While not as dramatic as the pie throwing contest, the visual demonstrations will wow you.   Here is link to Shaw's R2X stain protection video

 

 

It’s quite impressive. Personally, I love Shaw carpets. They have so many soft and pretty ones. And, as you can see from the video, they are very practical, too.

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I've never heard of that Joanna, but I have heard of dust mites...it's prob. the same thing.  You'd have to ask a pest control person.  It may have to do w/ how clean someone keeps the carpets.  Not sure.

David - Thanks.  Yes, it is very nice.

June 09, 2012 08:36 AM
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These are great videos deb and a great post.  Very informational regarding carpet.  These is nothing worse than smelly dirty carpet.

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Debbie- I love the video and the way it drives home the point. And point well taken is that the stain protection has been greatly improved.

June 09, 2012 03:32 PM
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Grant - Thx and I agree.

Debbie - So glad you enjoyed it, too.

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I will remember that when clients ask about new carpeting, Debbie.  Shaw...very easy  to remember.  And, thanks for the info.

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Author Bio: My name is Debbie Gartner, and I'm known as "The Flooring Girl." I own my own flooring store that serves Westchester NY and Fairfield CT counties. We install hardwood flooring, carpet, tile flooring, laminate, bamboo and cork flooring. We also refinish hardwood floors. We are a shop at home flooring store. You can call us at 914-937-2950 to schedule a free flooring consultation


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