The specification comprises an underlying pad formed of resilient plastic material atop which is joined detachably a removable carpet, whose area is somewhat smaller than the pad. The removable carpet fits into an opening cut out of the main floor carpet in the well area of an automobile in a manner that has both its surface and the main carpet surface in the same plane; the remaining area of the underlying pad fits under and may be joined to, the main floor carpet. A modification that permits this combination, an underlying pad with a removable carpet fastened to its upper surface, to be used as a general floor removable carpet provided that an opening is prepared for it in the general floor carpet.
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