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Universal Carpet



Published: 7/22/10

Universal Carpet Stands Out From the Rest

Article and photo by Lena Sala

About two and a half years ago, a man named Joe Fortino became the new owner of the over 50-year-old business known today as Universal Carpet, the originator of Next Day Installation. The family owned and operated business has $2 million dollars worth of inventory at their location, which includes over 900 rolls of carpet and thousands of feet of laminate in stock everyday. It is certain that you will always find what youre looking for. We have honest pricing and are currently running a special where with any carpet service that we provide you with, you will also receive free installation, noted Fortino. Universal Carpet provides an abundance of services such as floor covering, where they will remove your existing floor and install your new one and have it completely renovated. Even if you do not need carpet, you can find flooring such as tile, stone and vinyl in stock. You will also find great customer service at Universal Carpet. With full service estimates that inform you of your options and the steps it will take to reach your design, the end result will leave you satisfied. Fortino has nine people on staff to help meet every customers need, such as scheduling your same day installation and design assistance, where you can either search for what youre looking for inside the 8,000 square foot showroom or at home. According to Fortino, all customers receive one year financing. Universal Carpet is open Monday and Thursday, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m., Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., and Saturday, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. For more information, visit www.universalcarpetmd.com or call 410-686-7795.


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