STAINMASTER Essentials® Carpet


STAINMASTER Essentials® carpet

Good Value

Nothing fancy, just our legendary STAINMASTER® protection on a budget. Great for guest rooms and lighter traffic areas of the home. Get certified STAINMASTER® brand protection at a good value.

Stain & Soil Resistance

If you are looking for the stain and soil resistance and easy to clean benefits of our  carpets but your budget is tight, STAINMASTER Essentials® carpet is for you. STAINMASTER Essentials® carpet resists food and beverage stains, with soil protection that helps make the carpet easy to clean and maintain. Remember, with STAINMASTER Essentials® carpet you don’t have to sacrifice protection for value.

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About Pricing

Because carpeting is not an off-the-shelf product, it requires a professional dealer to assist you with selection, planning, and installation. Prices for installation and other materials vary by retailer and geographic location. For specific price information on your favorite products, please use the convenient form on the page to contact your closest STAINMASTER FLOORING CENTER®.

Price ranges starting at

$2.50 - 3.00 $360 - 430
per square foot for a 12' x 12' room
Approximate cost for carpet, carpet cushion, and carpet installation

For patterned carpets, calculator does not account for pattern match requirements. Price ranges reflect a fair representation of a typical carpet price based on style and face weight, average installation changes and carpet cushion costs. Actual costs vary depending on product selected and local market.


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