WHAT IS TILE CARPET? WHAT ARE THE FEATURES?
Carpet tile is a type of carpet with high quality yarn and base that creates an aesthetic appearance with its design consisting of interlocking parts. It is especially preferred in commercial areas. In addition to being extremely practical to apply, it is one of the main reasons to be preferred, as it has quite a lot of pattern options.
Pile: The part that forms the carpet surface and that we see with our eyes is called fluff.
Terry Towel: It is a type of carpet that consists of curls whose pile surface is not cut. (loop pile)
Cut Pile: It is a carpet texture with a surface consisting of cut pile yarns. (cut pile)
Cut and Terry Towel Carpet: It consists of a combination of cut end pile yarns and curls. (Cut & Loop Pile),
Antistatic: Carpet tiles with a static control system produced with a special technology protect both individuals and office equipment. For this reason, carpet tiles have an important place in terms of providing sound control in working areas and increasing working efficiency.
Certificates: ISO 9001, ISO 14001, CRI Plus, Leed Credit, CE Documents
Dimensions: Tiled carpets in sizes such as 50 × 50 cm offer many different types and colors, including PVC-based and curl.
WHY TILE CARPET IN OFFICES?
“You can choose carpet tiles for a soundproof, quality and economical elegance”
It offers a stylishly patterned surface on office floors. There are unlimited floor designs and motif alternatives. It provides a successful performance in terms of appearance and function during use.
CLEANING AND HYGIENE
It is hygienic, does not smell, moisture and moisture, and is easy to clean. Especially in institutions such as hospitals, clinics and universities, the hygienic structure of the carpet and its easy cleaning in order to provide this are among the important features of the carpet tile.
It has features that stop vibration and vibration in floor sound insulation. It provides walking comfort with heeled shoes. Provides freedom of movement and sound insulation in offices.
It is a feature that is obtained with the chemical applied either directly to the yarn or added to the raw material during production in order to reduce the flame of the yarn. Provides compliance with fire standards.
It does not transfer the electricity generated in the environment to the human body. It grounds the electricity in the human body.
TILE YARN TYPES
Yarn is the largest of the carpet’s main raw material inputs. Because the carpet is made of yarn. Each yarn has its own characteristics and carpets made of the right yarn should be selected according to the areas used.
The type of yarn used in the weaving of the carpet
You can use carpets produced with the appropriate yarn type for the area you will use for a longer time.
Carpet pile height
The feeling of your carpet varies according to the pile height, but the important thing is to choose the appropriate pile height for the place to be used, not how high the pile is.
Another important factor is yarn density.
The more often a carpet is woven, the more durable it is. As a tightly woven carpet will be heavier than others, it will slide more difficult on the floor, but if you are going to buy a carpet with a low weaving density, you should be careful that it has a non-slip base feature.
Nylon, the most popular type of thread, is resistant to abrasion.
It is a material that is flexible, resistant to the weight and movement of the furniture and at the same time can provide eye-catching colors.
It is resistant to pilling, abrasion, dirt and moisture.
Due to its structure that can hide stains and dirt, it is suitable for all kinds of usage areas with low or heavy traffic.
It is the cheapest among the yarn types. It has little stain and is easy to clean.
Polypropylene can be used both indoors and outdoors due to its moisture and mold resistance.
Since polypropylene is resistant to staining, it has much more matt colors compared to other carpets.
In addition, it is less than the others in terms of preserving its original appearance. Its advantage is that it is anti-static.
* The best performing pre-dyed carpet tiles with polyamide (PA) yarn will not fade in color.
* Rugs with high weaving density, soft texture, bright colors and bright colors should be your first choice.
WHAT SHOULD WE CONSIDER WHEN LAYING THE TILE CARPET?
THE RIGHT TILE CARPET MODEL and SIZE
Before starting the flooring, it should be ensured that the carpet is in color, design and size suitable for the space concept.
THE GROUND SHOULD BE SMOOTH
Tiled carpets can be laid on any kind of flat, dry, clean, solid, moisture-free and non-protruding floor.
If laying on an uneven floor, modular carpet tiles may not be installed flush.
THE FLOORS SHOULD BE CORRECTED
Indentations and protrusions, cracks, expansion joints, hollows and cuts on the floor should be covered by patching with polymer reinforced concrete.
ADHESIVE TO THE FLOOR SHOULD BE PREPARED BY APPLICATION
Before starting the flooring process, it should be applied to the whole floor with the help of the most suitable adhesive roller. Depending on the condition of the floor, it is necessary to wait between 10 and 25 minutes and start the laying process after the adhesive becomes transparent.
Ambient temperature should be at least 15 degrees.
PLACEMENT OF TILE CARPETS
Attention should be paid to the arrow marks under the carpet tiles.
The recommended flooring pattern for laying carpet tiles starts from the front of the door and after laying the area completely, it continues towards the middle of the room by going parallel to the main wall. Later, the parts to be laid sequentially should be moved from this point.
TILE CARPET INSTALLATION AND APPLICATION
Carpet tile applications may vary depending on the floor to be applied.
It is an important issue that the experienced and knowledgeable personnel in the field carry out the installation phase in order to obtain the desired efficiency and to ensure a long service life.
A number of features such as experience, sufficient knowledge and awareness of modern tile technologies should be sought for the personnel who will do the application.
Ateco Zemin fulfills this service completely with its own application personnel with ISG certificate.