Save money on potential carpet repairs by always keeping
remnants of carpet that you've installed in your home. It is a frugal, thrift friendly fix to patch in a piece of new carpet for a damaged
If you are dealing with a large section of carpet that needs
to be replaced, cut out the damaged area, and glue down the patch, including the
carpet backing. With smaller areas you can just cut away the damaged
carpet fibers, and glue down more fibers. Use a pair of scissors to even
the top of the carpet.
some more frugal carpet repair tips.
- If you don't have an extra
piece of matching carpet, cut a piece out of the back of one of
You can repair that hole with a carpet that similar but not the exact match.
- Carpet has nap. Be sure
you turn your repair piece in the correct direction.
- Place a heavy object on top of
your repair few a few days to make sure the bond is secure.