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Flooring Guide

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Guide to selecting  Flooring.


Whether you’re just starting to think about purchasing new flooring for your home, ready to choose your flooring and get the installation started, or simply need help maintaining your floor, you’re in the right place. Our flooring guide will walk you through everything you need to know to make a confident decision for your home.



This guide on how to plan, choose and maintain your flooring is our way of sharing our experience and expertise with you. You’ll find information on everything from figuring out your budget to shopping and installation. But, remember, you don’t need to figure this out on your own. You’re local Carpet One Floor & Home store is just a phone call (or visit) away.



How to Measure Flooring


Taking measurements is the first step in the planning process. Here's what you need to know to get the most accurate flooring measurements:





When considering a budget for your flooring project, it's important to first determine the best type of flooring for your lifestyle.



Shopping For Flooring


It's hard to know everything about flooring, but fortunately, you don't have to. We've compiled some flooring basics you should know before beginning the shopping process.





Use this guide for helpful hints when choosing the right flooring for your remodeling project.



Carpet Flooring


A great choice for many rooms within a home, with its warm, quiet, and comforting qualities.



Hardwood Flooring


Beauty, strength, and unbeatable character makes a beautiful backdrop in any home.



Vinyl Flooring


Offering style, comfort, and durability, along with enduring values. 



Floor Tile


A timeless choice with endless possibilities, tile can complement any design style.



Laminate Flooring


Providing a wide array of styles, colors, and textures that are both aesthetically pleasing and budget friendly.



Flooring Installation


Flooring is a large project and can be expensive, so you want to make sure your installation is done right.





At Carpet One Floor & Home, we take the guesswork out of flooring your home with an easy-to-understand warranty system offering incredible levels of protection. Ranging from Bronze to Titanium, you’re sure to find the perfect flooring warranty to fit your lifestyle. And if you’re looking for absolute assurance that you’ve made the best selection, we offer The Beautiful Guarantee®: a one-of-a-kind guarantee that ensures you’ll love your floor, or we’ll replace it for free.



Floor Care & Maintenance


When you follow our flooring maintenance and care guides, it's easy to maintain the beauty of your new floor. Proper care and cleaning will enhance its life and performance, giving you years of enjoyment.



More Useful Resources

Room Visualizer

Use our room visualizer to see styles in your home.

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Use the compare products tool to compare product features.


Start to find your perfect floor by getting inspired!

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