How To Lay Indoor-Outdoor Carpet

Laying carpet is often one of those projects where paying a professional is worth the cost. But if you have a simple installation, or really want to save the money, here are some guidelines to follow for a professional looking job.

Installations will divide neatly into padded or non-padded. how to install outdoor carpet on concrete porch doesn’t require a pad, while pile carpet usually does.

You’ll need to start with a smooth, clean surface. Whether the underfloor is concrete or wood, sweep and/or vacuum thoroughly. Check that the area is clear of any nails, screws, etc. Check for any concrete bumps or defects in wood, such as broken boards, etc. Smooth or repair, as needed.