Re: [gardeners] Re:Carpet

George Shirley (
Wed, 24 Jul 2002 15:13:01 -0500

Yup, she gets a manicure every two weeks, her dewclaw in particular, I think she hones it on the
concrete outside. She gets belly up pretty often, usually on the couch, the bed, or beside my office
chair on the carpet. She's already at the point that she won't even sit up and beg on the tile.


Margaret Lauterbach wrote:
> At 01:02 PM 7/24/02 -0500, you wrote:
> >We have already ceramic tiled the kitchen and the utility room is next for
> >the ceramic. The front
> >foyer, the new pantry, and both bathrooms are fitted with self-stick vinyl
> >tile. The three bedrooms
> >and the hallway were done last month in a short carpet that looks like a
> >tin roof in color. The
> >family room and dining room will be in laminate flooring and we're going
> >to leave the old carpet in
> >the formal dining room, which has been an art studio for 12 years now. I
> >think there's vinyl tile
> >under that carpet too so we may take up the carpet and leave the tile for
> >a while longer. The carpet
> >that was in the bedrooms was some commercial junk that had been there 28
> >years, surprisingly the
> >carpet was in good shape but the foam backing was like cardboard, when you
> >walked on it it crunched.
> >
> >George
> Are you keeping Sleepy's nails short?  If my dog can't get "purchase" with
> his toes to turn over onto his back, he's an unhappy puppy.  Margaret L