Why learn about carpet fibers? Simply put, knowing a little something about your carpet can help you to make educated choices with regards to how you care for your carpet. This series of posts will take you through the common carpet fibers, highlighting the advantages and also the disadvantages of each fiber type. If you don’t know what your carpet fiber is, don’t fret- most people don’t. We’ll be sure to highlight the most common types and next time you have your carpet professionally cleaned, be sure to ask your cleaning technician what it is for future reference!