A Description of Common
is the most common of all carpet fibers, and its
high durability makes it a popular choice for areas
of the home that receive high foot traffic.
Resistant to most dirt, mildew and moisture, this
fiber is also known for its ease of maintenance and
is an excellent fiber choice for the budget
conscious. Polyester shares many of nylon�s
nonallergenic, moisture and wear resistant
properties but lacks the same degree of durability.
are extruded from a new generation of polymer giving
it exceptional durability along with built-in stain
resistance, color clarity, colorfastness, luxurious
softness, and ease of maintenance.
Olefin or Polypropylene
fiber was first used in carpets designed for use
outdoors and in spaces with high levels of
moisture and humidity. Color-fastness,
resilience, and resistance to water damage,
mildew and piling are important benefits of this
fiber. Polypropylene fiber is also recognized
for a luxurious appearance and outstanding