Monthly archives for June, 2014

Are your dogs having problems getting...

Are your dogs having problems getting up and down the stairs?
Are your dog’s having problems getting up the stairs?   Our customer Kristyn had two large dogs that needed to get up and down the stairs safely.   She needed treads and a matching landing piece. She choose Ancient Garden 57120-6737, a 1.0 million point synthetic product made by Dynamic.  These updated colors were chosen and th [...]

Installation with a mitre using a non...

Installation with a mitre using a non symmetrical pattern
Our customer loved the Dynamic Radiance 43003-6434 pattern.  Other rug companies indicated that the actual miter could not be done with this type of pattern. There are 7 steps up to a 90 degree landing and then they turn and go up 6 more steps.  Our installer plotted out the pattern to ensure the best pattern match for the landing.  The insta [...]

Positive experience buying treads

Positive experience buying treads
My customer needed stair treads that would match an existing runner.  Angela kindly sent off an image of the existing runner.  After going back and forth with options, we decided upon one. The treads were fabricated and sent off to the customer.   “Hi Meg, I received the treads, over the weekend I will get them in place and take photos.. [...]

“T” seam on a Landing

“T” seam on a Landing
   Mr. Chen had a stair case that required a “T” seam to make the stair runner material go in two different directions.   The concern was to find a product that had a good level of performance and that both the customer and his wife liked. A product was chosen for its beauty and its ability to function.  The Paladin product is a 1.5 [...]

Treads with matching landing piece an...

Treads with matching landing piece and matching area rug
Our internet customer had been shopping for treads; however, she also needed a landing piece to match.   The customer indicated that she “was getting upset because stair treads with a matching rug for the landing have been impossible to find (and so expensive). “ Joyce and I went back and forth trying to find options that would fit with her [...]

Double Landings

Double Landings
Our internet customer was presenting The Rug Depot with the challenge of creating a runner for her stairs.  The stairs had two 90 degree turns.  Of course, we took on the project. The fabrication of the landings required two miters.    After fact gathering about all the measurements, I drew a layout of her stairs.  Once approved by the custom [...]

Custom Landing Pieces

Custom Landing Pieces
    This internet customer called in looking for treads and wanted a custom landing pieces. I told him that we could certainly make custom pieces for his landing. The two landings both needed custom miters. After plans were sent in, we evaluated the amount of material needed for the work and priced out the job. The customer ch [...]