Karastan was founded in 1928 in a North Carolina mill by Marshall Field and Co. That year the company produced the first power-loomed rug, re-creating the craftsmanship of handwoven rugs. In the 1930s, the company started making broadloom carpets in addition to rugs. Karastan offers contemporary car... Read Morepeting, rugs, and cushions for the home and office. Rug styles include area, shag, wool, Persian, outdoor, Mohawk, hooked, and jute. Karastan offers eight materials to create customized carpeting and rugs in a wide selection of textures and patterns. The company's SmartStrand carpet technology uses stain-resistant fibers while maintaining softness. SmartStrand is eco-friendly, certified for low carbon emissions, and incorporates DuPont Sorona renewably sourced polymer. Wool carpeting is the softest material available from Karastan, featuring crush-resistant fibers that are easy to clean and comfortable to walk on. All Karastan carpets and rugs have warranties protecting against abrasive wear, manufacturing defects, problems in wool carpeting, texture damage, soiling and stains, static, and fading color. Carpet-installation services are also available. Karastan's many rug and carpet options are customizable, soft, and durable.