Carpet Installation Guide Flooring Foundation

Now that you've chosen the right carpet, it's time to make sure it is installed the right way.


At The Flooring Foundation we offer a 'total service' which means we'll guide you to make the right carpet and underlay selection for your home and we'll also make sure it is installed by an experienced contractor (in accordance with "AS/NZS 2455.1:1995 “Textile Floor Coverings – Installation Practice – General").

For a free measure and quote call 0800 Floor2 or visit your local Flooring Foundation showroom and a knowledgeable staff member will help you make the right choice for your home.



Underlay is designed to work in conjunction with your carpet as a complete flooring system. Generally, a good quality underlay will extend the life of your carpet, whilst improving resilience and comfort. As with carpet, underlay comes in a range of quality ratings. You can be secure in the knowledge that a Flooring Foundation store will give you the right advice on the best underlay to match your carpet selection, budget and home environment.