We don't think the carpet is very old, since it's not at all worn. But it is stained, so out it goes. Besides, we want to see what's underneath.
|Living Room (before) - with carpet|
Out goes the carpet, the carpet pad, those deadly tack strips, and
We're thrilled to discover 1.5" oak wood flooring underneath. A little later during our project we'll be refinishing these floors to get them looking like they did in 1914.
|Living Room (after) - no carpet|