Synthetic carpets are still very popular within the carpet market, making up the largest portion. The carpets can be made of nylon, polyester or polypropylene. Many deciding factors why synthetic carpets are chosen is mainly due to the cost, strength, durability and stain resistance.
Nylon is the most common in synthetic carpet material as it has the strongest fibres, a wise choice for heavy-traffic areas within the home.
The fibres within synthetic flooring are softer under foot and popularly priced, making it preferred by many.