If you find yourself walking down your hall and tripping, it may be time to hire the professionals and get your carpet stretched. At this Scottsdale carpet stretching the carpet was buckled up making a line across the hall. Since this is in a walkway, it makes it especially dangerous, as the homeowner or their guests could potentially trip and injure themselves. If the carpet buckles are not taken care of they will get worse, cause the bumped up portion to gather dirt and can damage your carpet and affect the longevity of your carpet, costing you more.
When power stretching carpet, the room needs to be clear of furniture for proper power stretching. The power stretcher will pull and stretch the carpet and if there is heavy furniture on the carpet, then the carpet is unable to be stretched properly, causes stress points in the carpet and voids the guarantee. There are preventative measures that can be taken to try and avoid the carpet buckling in the first place.