How to Choose the Perfect Floor for Your Home
You may not think about it much, but the flooring you choose for your home or business is extremely important when it comes to durability and comfort. Choosing one material over another can mean all the difference when it comes to your finances and the tone you want to set for the environment.
To help you find the perfect flooring option, we’ve listed out a few of the most popular choices, along with a few pros and cons about the material type. Your situation will vary, of course, so it’s always best to contact a local flooring company if you have questions!
Carpet, the most common type of floorcovering, is a flexible and durable option found in all types of properties. If you’re looking to keep your family warm, carpet is a good option, as it provides insulation as well as noise reduction. The soft fibers are pleasant to walk across barefoot, especially during the winter.
Carpet is also very easy to install, which means you won’t have your daily life disrupted very long before it’s ready.
As one of the largest flooring contractors in the area, our business is always fully stocked with any type of carpet you may need, including short rolls. These are carpet remnants that are highly discounted, and you can pick some up to spruce up your rooms.
The two main types of wood flooring include solid and engineered hardwoods. Hardwood flooring is a durable option, just like carpet, and it is a unique option since no two boards look the same due to the natural wood in them. Hardwood flooring is versatile — both modern and traditional homes benefit from its beauty. Because hardwood boards can be made from many types of wood, you can add an organic feeling to your rooms by choosing from a range of colors, including everything from pale Southern Yellow Pine to dark Black Walnut. If you already have hardwood flooring in your home but it’s looking a bit lifeless, our team can do hardwood refinishing for you. We’ll bring back the original beauty and luster of your flooring.
Other Types of Flooring
If carpet and wood aren’t the right choices for you, we do have other flooring options available. They include tile, vinyl, luxury vinyl tile, laminate, and natural stone flooring. Each of these types of flooring has their own unique benefits, such as cost efficiency, durability, and beauty. If you want to know more about these other types of flooring, come down to our showroom to see them for yourself and to ask us any questions you may have.
At Alexandria Carpet One Floor & Home Showroom, we offer a wide range of flooring options at affordable prices, whether you’re installing new flooring or updating your existing flooring.