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How to Install Wall-to-Wall Carpet Yourself

Installing new carpet not only enhances the beauty of a room but provides insulation, sound control, and a comfortable surface to walk on.

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Materials

  • carpet
  • tackless strip
  • tape

Tools

  • power stretcher
  • gloves
  • tack strip cutter
  • razor knife
  • measuring tape
  • knee kicker
  • stair tool
  • hand stapler
  • hammer
  • carpet knife
  • top cutter
  • wall trimmer

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