Colorful Carpets Team

Chris Howell-Colorful Carpets Founder & president

Chris Howell, Founder & President.  Chris established Colorful Carpets in 2000 after recognizing that there were no companies or individuals in all of Maryland, Washington DC, or Virginia who could solve complex color issues on carpets and rugs.  Chris graduated from Atlantic Union College and holds a BA in Religion. He is a youth leader with Canvasback Missions ( and enjoys playing racquetball, playing the piano, and teaching judo, in which he holds a black belt. Chris has a passion for the islands and the people of Micronesia and considers leading youth teams to the islands as one of life’s greatest joys.

Debbie howell-office manager

Ever wonder what that friendly voice on the phone looks like?  It's Debbie Howell, Colorful Carpets Office Manager.   Debbie is responsible for answering the phones, scheduling appointments, and all of the behind-the-scenes happenings!   She is a published author ( and has a passion for helping others.

Jeffrey "Jeff" cunningham-lead dye technician   

Jeff is the smiling face that greets each of our customers and makes them smile as he works the Colorful Carpets "magic" on their carpets and rugs!


A photo of the Colorful Carpets team from our 2015 Christmas party.  🎄  

Kevin Merino

Dye Technician Apprentice

Kevin Merino is one of our dye technician apprentices. He is quickly learning the art of repairing bleach spots on carpet and fixing other types of color damage. He is often working alongside of our lead dye technician, Jeffrey Cunningham. Together, with smiling faces, they are ready to add color to your life!

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Monday8:00AM - 6:00PM
Tuesday8:00AM - 6:00PM
Wednesday8:00AM - 6:00PM
Thursday8:00AM - 6:00PM
Friday9:00AM - 6:00PM
Additional hours available upon request.
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