We provide Carpet Side Matching Color Correction for Carpet Mills, Carpet Stores & Clients
What Causes Carpet Sidematch Variation?
- Dye lot variation from the carpet mill
- The installer reversed the pile during installation or manufacturing
- The carpet seam peaked excessively
- The eye is easily fooled- more light or shadow is being shown or cast on one side of the seam
- carpet texture can
What is Carpet Dyeing Side-Matching?
Carpet dyeing side-matching refers to a process used to restore the color and appearance of carpeting, specifically when it comes to matching the dye color on the sides or edges of the carpet. Over time, carpets can experience color fading or damage, especially along the edges where they may be exposed to more wear and tear.
During carpet dyeing side-matching, a professional carpet dyeing specialist uses specialized dyes and techniques to carefully match the color of the carpet’s sides or edges with the rest of the carpet. This process aims to achieve a uniform and seamless look, making the carpet appear as if it has not undergone any color alteration.
The process typically involves cleaning the carpet thoroughly, selecting the appropriate dye color to match the original shade, and applying the dye with precision to the sides or edges of the carpet. It requires skill and expertise to ensure that the dye is applied evenly and accurately, resulting in a seamless color transition between the edges and the rest of the carpet.
Carpet dyeing side-matching can be a cost-effective alternative to replacing the entire carpet, especially when only the edges or sides have experienced color damage or fading. It allows homeowners or businesses to restore the carpet’s appearance and extend its lifespan without the need for a full replacement.