Carpenter Midas 12mm Carpet Underlay


Manufacturer Carpenter
Noise Reduction 41 db
Tog Rating 3.26


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Manufacturer : Carpenters
Thickness: 12mm
Roll Width: 1.37m
Roll Length: 11m
Thermal Resistance: 3.26tog
Impact Sound Improvement: 41db

How thick, how dense and which rooms is the Carpenters Midas 12mm for?

The Midas 12mm has a tog rating of 3.26tog.

The Density of the U4U 12mm was 80kg/m3 and the Midas 12mm the density is 85kg/m3.

The medium density of the Midas 12mm carpet underlay means that the underlay is easy to cut and handle.

The underlay can be cut with scissors.

The feel underfoot of the Midas 12mm means that the underlay feels softer underfoot than some of the higher density products.

The Midas 12mm has a woven top, this ensures that the underlay has a more stable protection.

The Midas 12mm can be used in most areas of your property bar from the stairs.

A thinner product would be best to use on your stairs.

Most suitable for areas of comfort and relaxation such as bedrooms, lounge, play rooms.

This is because the underlay offers comfort and has good recovery characteristics.

If you have chosen a thinner carpet then this is the underlay for you to ensure that you still have the luxurious feel under foot without the breaking the bank.

How will the Midas 12mm help with Insulation & sound reduction? 

This carpet underlay has a high tog rating and noise reduction but also comes in at a good price.

The Midas 12mm has high heat and sound properties which does mean that this product is not suitable for underfloor heating.

The other benefit for Midas 12mm is that it will protect your carpet from premature wear.

Between the 3.26tog and the 12mm another benefit from this underlay makes a great choice for any homes that are naturally cold or gets cold in the winter.

This works best when the floor is concrete. The Midas 12mm is one of the highest in tog ratings that we stock. The next highest tog rating is the Perfect Living 10mm at 2.86tog.

With the Midas 12mm being a thick carpet underfelt please remember to ensure that your door can open and close safely over the carpet. You need to ensure that there is enough space between the door and carpet so that
the door does not damage your carpet.

The Midas 12mm carpet underlay makes the floor better to walk on, can stop drafts, can help with sound acoustic insulation and also save on your heating bills. It can even smooth out small imperfections in the subfloor.

What’s the Midas 12mm made of and who makes it?

This 12mm is a PU Foam, general domestic quality underlay constructed by Carpenter. PU carpet underlays are now the most popular for a few reasons. They are light weight and easy to handle. They are also made out of recycled materials and are therefore cheaper to produce. Keeping things green.

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 woven topping at the top this will help glide your carpet across for easier fitting.

The Midas 12mm is guaranteed for the lifetime of the carpet.

The material is made of recyclable products and is recyclable at the end of its life.

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 despatch confirming your delivery.

Additional information

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Square Meterage

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Sound Reduction



Very High


Medium Use