July 9, 2015

Popular Indianapolis carpet trends

When you're shopping for new carpet, you are looking for just the right combination of aesthetics, performance and budget that best matches your lifestyle. You're going to live with that new floor for years and you want to make sure you get just the right carpet. The Indianapolis flooring experts at Kermans can help you shop within your budget and find just the right style for your home.



When you walk into Kermans flooring store in Indianapolis you might be surprised to see just how many types of carpets there are. There's more to picking out carpet than looking for a certain color. That's why you want to shop in a store that will help guide you through the process and make sure you're getting the best flooring for your home. Kermans is staffed with interior designers who offer their services for free to all of our customers. What can you expect when you work with our designers? Individual attention, a strong knowledge of products and manufacturers, and a pleasant shopping experience. We are focused on helping you get just the right flooring for your home. We call it the Kermans Advantage and it has set us apart in Indianapolis flooring for decades.

We recently talked with one of the flooring design experts at Indianapolis flooring store Kermans to learn more about popular carpet trends. Review these popular carpet styles and then make an appointment with our design experts to find just the right fit for your home.

Popular Indianapolis carpet trends 

Shades of grey


Grey is a hot color in the design world and carpet is no exception. From pale to dark, carpet in shades of grey is very popular. It acts as a neutral but still adds a bit of design flair. Grey looks good with any style of carpet and can be a great way to update the design of a room.

Soft plush

A velvet or plush carpet instantly gives a room an elegant look. These smooth, solid-colored carpets are beautiful and when used in the right environment can be a long-lasting, lush addition to your home. A soft plush carpet is perfect for master bedrooms, dining rooms, or any other formal living area. However, their soft texture prevents them from holding up well against daily traffic, wear and tear. They do show footprints, vacuum marks and traffic patterns easily. For these reasons, plush carpets should not be used in hallways or family rooms.

Modern textures & patterns

"Here's a trend that works in any household," notes Kermans designer Nichole Hansen. "Patterns make a big design impact and look just as lovely in a formal living room as they do in a hallway." You can find textures and patterns in any style carpet - from durable textured yarns to loop yarns. Patterns and texture are a great way to update the design of any room.

Carpet 101: Learn more about types & styles of carpet.




Feeling inspired to add new carpet to your Indianapolis home? Make an appointment with one of our designers - the appointment is free and a designer will take your notes and have things prepared for you when you arrive. We'll help bring your inspiration to life.



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