Carpet in Schools

Carpet can be 65% less expensive to maintain than hard surface flooring. See the IICRC report,
Life-Cycle Cost Analysis for Floor Coverings in School Facilities

Healthy School Environment and Enhanced Educational Performance - The Case of Charles Young Elementary School - see how an improved school environment contributes to higher levels of educational performance

2001 Carpet and Rug Institute

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