I dont stay at my parents anymore. I just keep my creatures there. I'm a 22 y/o college student so I am poor. ;) definitely a good thing the house did not burn.
:Just lucky you didn't burn down the house...
:If you're old enough time to get a job and start saving up for new carpet in that room. At least show your parents you're willing to fix your own mistake. (A lot better then saying "sorry sorry wont happen again!")
:And hanging lamps are good...then you dont have to take them off the screen tops and set them on something (and forget about them.)