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Why Underlay?

Best Underlay Types

Why Underlay?

Underlay makes carpet feel better – Underlay provides cushioning and makes carpet more comfortable.

Underlay makes carpet Look better – Underlay protects the carpet and improves appearance retention. Looking newer for longer.

Underlay makes Carpet lasts longer – Underlay acts as a shock absorber enabling the carpet to last significantly longer.

Underlay reduces energy costs – Underlay insulates your home providing an extra barrier helping to keep heat in. Underlay can help reduce energy costs by up to 15%.

Underlay Reduces noise – A floor with a carpet is 250% quieter than a floor without.

Underlay makes the carpet easier to clean – Protecting the carpet pile makes it easier to clean and more hygienic. Acts as a barrier to embedded dirt so reducing the grinding action when carpet is vacuumed.

Underlay makes your carpet safer – Old carpets can lose their stretch and ridges can form, leading to potential trip hazards especially for older people or those with mobility aids.

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