CRI Releases Video and Spanish Translation Components of Carpet Installation Standards

The Carpet and Rug Institute, Inc.Dalton, Ga. – February 15, 2017 – The Carpet and Rug Institute, Inc. (CRI) recently launched instructional videos and a Spanish translation component to support its 104/105 installation standards for commercial and residential carpet. These updates will enable CRI to more effectively reach carpet installers and ultimately enhance customer satisfaction.

“CRI and its members are very proud of the wide use of the 104/105 carpet installation standards,” said CRI President Joe Yarbrough. “The new video and Spanish translation components will ensure the CRI guidelines continue to serve as the industry’s gold standard resource for carpet installation.”

Proper carpet installation is critical to the overall quality and life of carpet. Carpet installers need updated guidance to ensure customers fully benefit from industry innovation and receive high quality installation. CRI’s 104/105 carpet installation standards were updated in 2015 to address new carpet products, materials and technologies in the market and have been downloaded more than 40,000 times in addition to hundreds of hard copy orders.

The CRI 104/105 carpet installation standards are available as a free download in PDF and multiple mobile formats on the CRI website at www.carpet-rug.org/install.

About The Carpet and Rug Institute

The CRI is the leading industry source for science-based information and insight on how carpet and rugs create a better environment – for living, working, learning and healing. CRI’s mission is to serve the carpet industry and public by providing facts that help people make informed choices. Its best practices promote a balance between social, economic and environmental responsibility for the long term. CRI does this for its industry, yet it strives to be a model corporate citizen for all industries.