[quote="bluenun"]I have laid laminate flooring and tiled floors before but never fitted a carpet.
I am getting a new one coloured, unpatterned carpet for the lounge and hallway.
Is this something a reasonable DIYer could fit or should I get a professional in?
If I do it myself I would need to buy or hire one of those knee stretchers.[/quote]
Where you hallway is concerned, you can use the old carpet as a template. but allow maybe 3 inch play all the way around..
Then start from one end and work your way to the other stretching as you go..
I was taught my my dad and i believe theres an art to all aspects of flooring, but im sure if you take your time you will be able to get a good result..
any advice i can offer just ask away..
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