With just a little care, your new carpet will last longer and look good throughout its life.

If you vacuum regularly and treat stains immediately, your carpet will keep its beautiful appearance for much longer.

Keep your new carpet in top condition by following the simple advice in this guide.

Looking after carpet

Accidental spillages on carpets are an unfortunate fact of life and no carpet is totally stain-proof.

However, instant treatment can mean instant cure.

Find out the best ways to deal with various common carpet stains.

Dealing with stains

There are certain effects which are common to all kinds of carpet during normal use and which are not defects or any reason to worry.

Read about these possible occurrences and how to prevent, minimise or deal with them.