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A great home deserves carpet

Are you looking for that perfect finishing touch for your home? Well, carpet might be just the thing you’re looking for. It can add a warm and inviting feel that hard surface flooring just can’t manage, and makes a great foundation for many different décor schemes. In fact, those who are loyal to this flooring will tell you, they will keep coming back to this particular material, time and again.

DeSitter Flooring has been proudly serving their customers since 1920, and is still a family owned and operated facility to this day. We still offer the best materials and services in the Western Springs, Glen Ellyn, LaGrange, Wheaton, Hinsdale, and Burr Ridge areas, with showrooms located in both Glen Ellyn and LaGrange, IL. We invite you to visit us to find out why our service and materials continue to bring our customers back for generations. Our flooring professionals will be standing by to help match you with the floor covering that’s perfect for your needs.
Beautiful carpet from DeSitter Flooring in Glen Ellyn, IL

Carpet benefits you can't miss

Of all the benefits carpet has to offer, one of the most important is safety. For homes with small children, learning to walk can be an exciting and risky stage. Stumbling is natural during this time and is often accompanied by falls, which can often lead to injury. However, many of those injuries can be alleviated by having a safe, soft place to fall, such as a nice plush floor covering like this one.

It’s nearly the same situation if you have elderly people living in your home. As we age, our steps are certainly not as sure, which can also lead to falls. In addition, older people also make use of walking aids such as canes and walkers, which can often get away from them on hard surface flooring. This can be very dangerous for these individuals and is lessened if not completely avoided, simply by installing carpet in the home.

A long-standing benefit of this material is the way that it can help to retain heat, making cold mornings much easier to bear, even in bare feet. Not only is your level of comfort increased, but it can help save on your utility bills as well. We could all use more of that benefit.

We suggest that you use a professional carpet installation service instead of trying to install this flooring yourself. You can get all the details about this from your flooring professional.

Types of Carpet: Velvet, Plush, Saxony, Loop & More!

Understanding a few simple basics about carpet construction will help you to make the right choice for your home décor, lifestyle and budget.

Textured Plush

Textured Plush carpet in Downer's Grove IL from Desitter Flooring
  • Textured plush is the most decoratively versatile cut-pile carpet type
  • Its textured surface helps to hide footprints and vacuum marks.
  • They add a casual, yet sophisticated beauty to any room in the home.
  • Looks great between vacuuming.
  • Is the preferred carpet style for busy households and, as a great ‘whole-house' carpet, can be used in any room.


Saxony carpet in La Grange Park IL from Desitter Flooring
  • A refined cut-pile surface.
  • This carpet is luxuriously smooth and provides a soft finish.
  • The Saxony goes beautifully with traditional interiors.
  • It adds a distinctive elegance to any room in the home, but is ideal for dining and living rooms.
  • Saxony shows off subtle highlights and accents.

Berber Loop-Pile

Berber Loop-Pile carpet in West Chicago IL from Desitter Flooring
  • This carpet's rugged loop surface gives it a wool-like look.
  • The rustic, natural and hand-crafted appearance creates a warm and intimate atmosphere.
  • The tight loop texture helps to hide footprints and vacuum marks.
  • Our subtle patterns fit a variety of room styles.
  • The Berber Loop-Pile is an ideal carpet for contemporary, country and cottage furnishings.

Berber Cut-Pile

Berber Cut-Pile carpet in Elmhurst IL from Desitter Flooring
  • The Cut-Pile is a new Berber look with all the wonderful color and character of the more traditional Loop Berbers.
  • This carpet retains the great plush feel of thick, cut pile carpets.
  • Beautifully crafted and colored yarns add personality to any room.
  • From a decorative point of view, the Cut-Pile is very versatile, but ideal for casual rooms, such as kids' rooms, etc.
  • Subtle color flecks help to hide soil and dirt that might accumulate between cleanings

Cut-and-Loop Pile

Cut and loop pile carpet in Naperville IL from Desitter Flooring
  • This carpet has a more carved definition.
  • Its accentuated colors spice up floor surfaces.
  • The multi-color effects hide the appearance of soil, dirt and stains.
  • Looks great between vacuuming.
  • You can choose your carpet from soft tones to bolder color combinations.

Commercial Loop

Commercial loop carpet in Clarendon Hills IL from Desitter Flooring
  • The versatile styles of the Commercial Loop carpet blend comfortably with any interior's décor.
  • Durable long-wearing surface pile engineered for high foot traffic areas.
  • Intriguing color choices suitable for professional and practical installations.
  • Textured surfaces provide subtle highlights.


Velvet carpet in Lombard IL from Desitter Flooring
  • Our line of velvet carpets feature a fine tip sheared surface.
  • They are elegant in style and very formal.
  • These carpets add distinctive elegance to any room.
  • Show shading, footprints and vacuum marks.

Multi-Level or Pattern Loop

  • When the loops remain uncut and have multiple heights, the result is a patterned loop carpet.

Textured Saxony

Textured saxony carpet in Lombard IL from Desitter Flooring
  • Textured surface helps to conceal footprints.
  • It has a great casual appearance.
  • Extremely popular style and ideal for active families.
  • This carpet can be used in any room.

Frieze Twist

Frieze Twist carpet in La Grange IL from Desitter Flooring
  • Textured surface, with knobby appearance.
  • Comes in solids, jewel tones, and Berber flecks.
  • This carpet is extremely durable and long lasting.
  • Great for active rooms.
  • Extremely popular style of carpeting.

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