Carpet Installation Prices

There are a number of things to think about when trying to put carpeting in your home. The hardest part is trying to decide on the color and texture of the carpet. Next you have to decide on how much you are willing to pay for it. Lastly you have to decide how much you are willing to pay to have it installed.

The first thing you have to do when finding the best carpet installation prices is to shop around your local area. Visit the remnant stores in your area and large warehouse discount stores and ask them for the number of their installers. You want to do the hiring not the company otherwise you might get stuck with someone who messes it all up.

Most stores will try to buck your decision of hiring someone on your own because they get a cut from it. Don’t back down! If you have to you can find an installer in your yellow pages and call them yourself. Narrow down the list to the top three and set up an appointment for each of them to come to your house and measure the rooms.

Compare the different prices that are quoted to you and decide on what you think would be easiest for you to afford. The prices will vary depending on how many rooms they will work on, how big the rooms are, and where you live. Most prices are between $3.50 to $6.00 per square yard. You will have to pay extra if you want them to get rid of the old carpeting. Make sure that the installer sends the invoice directly to you and not the carpeting company.