Florida law doesn't define "normal wear and tear", it is more what the reasonable person would find to be normal. In terms of carpeting, there may be some fading and staining from foot traffic because of normal day to day living on the carpet. It also may just be old carpet. However, things like burn marks, tears, rips or holes in the rug, or urine stains (even if the landlord knew you had and consented to the pet), fall outside of "normal" wear and tear. However, the landlord should only replace so much of the carpet as necessary. Thus, if the bedroom carpet is badly damaged and needs to be replaced, but the living room is fine, only the bedroom carpet should be replaced.
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One or two light stains (assuming they aren't pet stains) I would think a court would consider normal wear and tear, and not grounds to take some or all of your security deposit. Things like that happen from living. I HATE Berber carpet -it gets filthy and never looks clean, even after being professionally cleaned.
The landlord must to notify you in writing (which I presume he did) of their intent to claim the security deposit, after which you have 15 days to file an objection in writing. I'd file an objection in writing and contest the security deposit being used.
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