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Georgia Carpets

229 W Ogden Ave
Westmont, IL 60559 630-852-5821

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Three houses, five major carpet purchases and installations over last 15 years,... - Feb 12, 2020

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Luna Flooring Gallery

820 E Golf Rd
Schaumburg, IL 60173 708-942-8979

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Padding wasn't adequate for what was expected - May 04, 2020

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Lewis Floor & Home

1840 Skokie Blvd
Northbrook, IL 60062 847-835-2400

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Good selection, informed staff, prompt service and installation. - Jan 17, 2018

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Empire Today

800-588-2300

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Had to replace carpet. Empire came in, listened, measured, gave us some recommendations... - Aug 03, 2019

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De Sitter Flooring

1 N Kensington Ave
La Grange, IL 60525 708-352-3535

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My wife and I love the quality and service from DeSitter. We would recomment... - May 11, 2010

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Home Carpet One

3071 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL 60657 773-935-9314

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Had a good experience. They offered the carpet that I wanted at a lower cost... - Nov 10, 2017

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De Sitter Flooring

444 Roosevelt Rd
Glen Ellyn, IL 60137 630-948-5582

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I have used DeSitter for numerous carpet and tile jobs in our home. Their... - Apr 30, 2019

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Home Depot

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I was happy with Home Depot. My only complaint is that they charge the same... - Oct 04, 2018

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Russell Martin Carpet & Rugs

633 N Washington St
Naperville, IL 60563 630-961-1312

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Excellent carpet installers. Reasonable prices if you take advantage of frequent... - Apr 05, 2020

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Dary Carpets & Floors

1570 Buttitta Rd
Streamwood, IL 60107 630-289-5000

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Great company! - Mar 11, 2020

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Rexx Rug

3312 N Lincoln Ave
Chicago, IL 60657 773-281-8800

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Have purchased all our carpeting from them for the last 32 years. have never... - Nov 16, 2017

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Yonan Carpet One Floor & Home

730 Ogden Ave
Downers Grove, IL 60515 630-963-2000

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Their installers are not very good--my carpet still shows a seam 2 years after... - Nov 20, 2017

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Apelian Carpets & Orientals

2900 Central St
Evanston, IL 60201 847-328-9500

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I never used them per se, but they seem professional enough - Mar 17, 2019

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Central Rug & Floor

3006 Central St
Evanston, IL 60201 847-475-1190

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Crestway Classic Flooring

6880 River Rd #10
Hodgkins, IL 60525 708-442-7250

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The business has moved to Hodgkins, IL. My wife and I shopped here for the... - Aug 26, 2014

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Olson Rug & Flooring

4 W Rand Rd
Arlington Heights, IL 60004 847-577-0077

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Olson is familiy-owned. They also have an excellent selection of quality carpets,... - May 15, 2018

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Carpet Outlet

1288 E Dundee Rd
Palatine, IL 60074 847-358-3838

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Good product, good installation, good prices. - Jan 16, 2020

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Key Carpet

10847 S Central Ave
Oak Lawn, IL 60453 708-857-7210

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Excellent prices on quality merchandise. Friendly and efficient staff. - Apr 04, 2020

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Sherlock's Carpet & Tile

7110 W 157th St
Orland Park, IL 60462 708-429-0440

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great place, liked it so much, went back again. - Nov 18, 2019

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Creative Carpet & Flooring

19845 S LaGrange Rd
Mokena, IL 60448 708-479-8600

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Superb customer service - May 04, 2020

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