Carpenter Rich Step 9mm Carpet Underlay


  • A premium 9mm stairs, hallway and landing underlay at an unbeatable price
  • Extra hard wearing due to its higher density of 125kg/m3.
  • Specifically designed for the stairs but can be used all round the home as a high sound reducing underlay. (Read more below)
  • A superb foam underlay that’s easy to lift, cut and handle for fitting yourself or being installed by a carpet fitter
  • 100% recycled and manufactured in Britain by Carpenters UK
Manufacturer Carpenter
Noise Reduction 42 db
Tog Rating 2.35


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Manufacturer : Carpenters
Thickness: 9mm
Roll Width: 1.37m
Roll Length: 11m
Thermal Resistance: 2.35tog
Impact Sound Improvement: 42db
Density: 125kg/m3
Weight: 17 kilo per 15m2.


The higher range is the range for you for those who want a fantastic underlay to go Under your carpet and to help eliminate The cold. Noise and to prolong your carpet. These underlays are more expensive but they are the best in the market!

All underlays have different properties. Before making your choice have a think in what you want from your underlay from keeping the warmth in.

Reducing impact noise . How thick your carpet is in relation to your doors. How dense do you want your underlay to be ( this can be thought of by how much traffic is walking through). Do you want your feet to sink in to the carpet ?

For example the Deepstep or do you want a firmer feel underfoot for example the ultimate living .

Stairs are best for a 9mm Underlay to be able to manipulate the underlay around the stairs.

The Richstep is the equivalent to the Tredaire Softwalk 9mm. Whilst the Tredaire Softwalk has a tog rating of 2.69 the Richstep has a tog rating of 2.35tog. This underlay is a denser product.

The lightweight, foam construction of the Richstep means it is easy to cut and handle. It can be cut with scissors.

The Richstep has a Scrim with fibreglass woven top, this ensures that the underlay has a more rigid backing

The Richstep can be used in most areas of your property. This underfelt is perfect for stairs as it is a 9mm underlay and as it is a medium feel it will be easy to manage and manipulate over the stairs for a tidy finish and the higher density will allow you to be at eased with the higher traffic that happens on the stairs. The Richstep is not as dense as the Ultrastep, so it gives you a softer feel.

The Richstep is suitable for areas of comfort and relaxation such as bedrooms, lounge, play rooms but for a more softer, more comfortable feel the perfect Living 9mm underlay may be for you.

The Richstep is guaranteed for the lifetime of the carpet. The material is made of recyclable products and is recyclable at the end of its life.

As with the Tredaire Softwalk the Richstep has high heat and sound properties which does mean that this product is not suitable for underfloor heating.

The other benefit for Richstep is that it will protect your carpet from premature wear.

Many research hours have gone into the product to bring you a durable, luxury underlay for your living rooms, bedrooms and any area of comfort in
your home.

To lay the carpet underfelt if you put the plain side down and the Scrim top at the top this will help glide your carpet across easier and secure
the carpet down.

If you place your order before 2pm you can choose next day. Our courier service is DX Freight between 7am – 6pm. You will receive a text message
and an email on the day of delivery.

Please do not hesitate to call with any questions

Additional information

Weight N/A
Square Meterage

1 Sq mtr, 5 Sq mtr, 10 Sq mtr, 15 Sq mtr, 20 Sq mtr, 25 Sq mtr, 30 Sq mtr, 35 Sq mtr, 40 Sq mtr, 45 Sq mtr, 50 Sq mtr, 55 Sq mtr, 60 Sq mtr, 65 Sq mtr, 70 Sq mtr, 75 Sq mtr, 80 Sq mtr, 85 Sq mtr, 90 Sq mtr, 95 Sq mtr, 100 Sq mtr

Sound Reduction





On Stairs, Heavy Use