Is carpet padding really needed?

Answer On One Hand: Most Carpets Need a PadWhen you install a carpet in a residence or business, it will wear thin from foot traffic. A carpet pad will slow down the wear process and provide heat insulati... Read More »

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Can you use peel and stick carpet over carpet padding?

No, the carpet pad moves far to much and your tile will look loose and crooked in a very short amount of time. Also, the carpet pad will not allow the adhesive to bond to it.

How do I fix puckered carpet padding?

Remove the CarpetRemove the carpet from the puckered area so you can reach the padding. Start by pulling the carpet from the tack strip until the puckered area of padding is exposed. Make sure you ... Read More »

What is the price of carpet padding?

Carpet padding prices vary from store to store. The general pricing for carpet pad also depends on the thickness of the padding. For example, 3/8 inch padding costs $1.48 a square yard and goes al... Read More »

What Thickness Does Carpet Padding Come In?

Most carpet padding comes in thicknesses measuring from 1/4 to 1/2 inch. When selecting padding, the density and weight is just as important as the thickness. Using the correct padding provides the... Read More »