Use carpet padding instead of rug pad to make a cheap rug feel more plush - it makes a BIG difference
Types of Carpet Padding: From Waffle Rubber to Urethane Foam
Remove carpet padding stuck on hardwood floors
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Who knew that removing your old carpet was so easy? Here's the DIY I used when I found out our installer wanted to charge us about 50 cents/sq.ft. for the removal of carpet & padding.
Choosing the right carpet - great info, quality, fiber types, density, construction - even info choosing the right carpet padding
How to (and how not to) remove carpet padding from hardwood floors. Check the comments for more great suggestions!
How to Remove Carpet Padding Stuck on Hardwood Floors | eHow
Best rug pad for area rugs on top of carpet. This will finally stop the bunching!