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Jenny
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Posted: August 21, 2008 11:29 AM

Can I repair a snag in my berber carpet? If so, how?

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JimLaeger
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Posted: August 29, 2008 8:59 PM

RE: Snag in my berber carpet
If it is just a loop that has been snagged then cut it off level with the other carpet with scissors. If it is a major snag that has run then contact a professional to make the repair for you.
ScottSummers
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Posted: September 2, 2008 1:52 AM

RE: Snag in my berber carpet
I usually recommend not cutting the yarn if you can avoid it. Sometimes the cut edge will start to fray making the unraveling even worse. If you have pets, they love to find small damaged areas like these and start picking at them until they become an expensive problem. If it's only a few loops, I would recommend using a pair of scissors or a small screwdriver to stuff the snagged loops back into the carpet backing. If it's a larger area, I agree with Jim, hire a professional.
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