The home was an older dwelling that had hardwood floors original to the house that had been covered by wall-to-wall carpet
. All hardwood flooring was ruined due to the water used to extinguish the fire.
can loosen over time in well-worn rooms or apartment homes in a community.
A better way to stop BBs is to provide a backstop that has some give--like a piece of wall-to-wall carpet
. When the backstop moves, it robs the projectile of a lot of velocity, which prevents bounceback--the bane of all guns shooting steel BBs.
Use floor lamps because you don't need a lot of tables, a nice wood or tile floor with an area rug as opposed to wall-to-wall carpet
. Figure out your favorite accessories--the things you just can't live without.
We have moved from wall-to-wall carpet
to hardwood floors, tile and natural surfaces," said Rob Matousek, director of product development at Dirt Devil.
"Go for the source of these problems: wall-to-wall carpet
, dirty air ducts, dirty air coming in from the streets."
"Solvents used in the manufacturing process, or volatile organic compounds (VOC's), give wall-to-wall carpet
its strong smell," she explains.
Mold, often found under wall-to-wall carpet
pads, is not uncommon and is also an important allergen.
and vinyl, laid on plywood are now standard for low cost houses.
But once the walls were scraped and painted, the floors covered with wall-to-wall carpet
, the ceilings given a couple of coats of fresh white, and the blinds replaced with brand new shades, we had ourselves two beautiful bedrooms.
New gypsum board walls, extra insulation, built-in bookshelves, and wall-to-wall carpet
completed the transformation indoors.
I always recommend replacing wall-to-wall carpet
when you can, especially if it's old and dated.