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Carpet Gripper Rods

Dual purpose Carpet Gripper for all carpets. Carpet Gripper for wood and concrete floors. 5ft lengths.Various pack sizes so no waste!

Carpet Gripper Rods

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Name: Carpet Gripper Rods
Size Options:
40ft Carpet Gripper
8 sticks
100ft Carpet Gripper
20 sticks
125ft Carpet Gripper
25 sticks
250ft Carpet Gripper
50 sticks
500ft Carpet Gripper
100 sticks


Delivery Info: Next Working Day



Quality dual purpose Carpet Gripper rods. For use on wooden subfloors or concrete subfloors. Carpet Gripper is designed for use with carpet underlay. Will grip any floor. Suitable for use with felt back carpets and hessian backed carpets when being fitted on underlay. Dual purpose Carpet Gripper can also be used on stairs. Our quality Carpet Gripper is pre-nailed for ease of installation.
Please see our DIY guide below on how to fit Carpet Gripper for some handy tips and advice.
  • 90% cheaper than Carpetright
  • Suitable for use on wood and concrete sub floors.
  • Features 20mm hardened steel dual purpose nails.
  • Threaded for a firmer grip, all pins are coated so as not to stain the carpet.
  • High quality Gripper product.
  • Free next working day UK delivery .
  • Lowest price guaranteed.
40ft (12.2m) of quality dual purpose Carpet Grippers.
Box contents: 8 sticks 5feet (1.5m) long.

100ft (30m) of quality dual purpose Carpet Gripper.
Box contents: 20 sticks 5feet (1.5m) long.

125ft (37.5m) of quality dual purpose Carpet Gripper.
Box contents: 70 sticks 5feet (1.5m) long.

250ft (75m) of quality dual purpose Carpet Gripper.
Box contents: 50 sticks 5feet (1.5m) long.

500ft (150m) of quality dual purpose Carpet Gripper.
Box contents: 100 sticks 5feet (1.5m) long.


Advice guide: How to fit Carpet Gripper rods

Fitting Gripper Rods is a fairly easy job for anyone with basic DIY knowledge. It will also help you save some money as part of fitting your own carpeting.You will also be proud of what you can achieve if you put your mind to it, so dont be afraid just follow our guide.

Tools required for fitting Carpet Gripper are:

  1. Good quality claw hammer
  2. Gripper shears or wood saw if shears are not available
  3. Tape measure and pencil
  4. Thick gloves
  5. Protective eye googles
To start with please remember that Gripper Rods have 100's of small metal pins in, which are there to hold your carpet in place when stretched, so be careful and do wear safety goggles and gloves it could save a black thumb.
Carpet Gripper is made in 5ft lengths, so have a quick measure around the perimeter of the room in feet, deducting any doorways then divide by 5 this will give you the number of sticks of gripper you will need.
Lay the gripper around the room so that the name printed on it can be read, this will ensure the bevelled edge will be towards the wall. Carpets gripper can then be fixed to the floor.

How far from the wall should I fix the carpet gripper?

 The gripper should be fixed about 7mm away from the wall, slightly more for thicker carpets. Check measure the depth of your new carpet with a tape measure before fixing any gripper. If you guess the distance your carpet will not fit properly. 

Start in one corner of the room and fix gripper rods in 5 ft lengths. Follow the contour of your skirting board as much as possible. When it becomes apparent a 5ft length will be too long, cut to the size required. Cut small pieces of Gripper to contour around door frames. Your carpet underlay is now ready to be fitted. Dust your knees off and admire your work!
Check out our advice section for more detailed advice on how to fit Carpet Gripper on stairs and how to fit carpets and carpet underlay.

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