A carpet is one of the most expensive buying decisions you’ll make. Our guide explains what to look for.

You want a carpet that keeps its appearance and will last at least 10 years? There’s more than just the fibre to consider. The way a carpet’s manufactured (its “style”) and how much foot-traffic it gets will also influence how well it keeps its looks.

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Note: this report does not contain test results or brand recommendations for carpets – it is a general buying guide only.