Any homeowner that has already gone through the process of shopping for and having new flooring installed can tell you how important it is. When you think about your floors, you have to consider how much wear and tear they really take on any given day. They receive the brunt of all your foot traffic, children playing, pets running and so much more. Durability is a major factor, but you also want something that looks good and complements your decor. It’s a lot to consider.

At The Flooring Center, we know how important your floors are, and we’ve been offering floor coverings and services since 1985. Our sales staff is friendly and experienced and can assist you in any facet of your floor covering experience. We proudly service the areas of Orlando, New Smyrna Beach, Winter Park, Maitland, Windermere, Dr. Phillips, Longwood, Heathrow, Lake Mary, Altamonte Springs, and Sanford. With showrooms located in New Smyrna Beach, FL; Orlando, FL; Dr. Phillips, FL, and Lake Mary, FL, we have plenty of ways to serve you as well. Come visit us at your convenience.

Choosing the right flooring for your needs
The most important thing you can start your floor shopping experience with is a clear and concise idea of exactly what you need and want. Armed with that alone, you’ll be able to automatically scratch some floor coverings off your list. For instance, if you are looking specifically for waterproof flooring, you won’t have to waste time on anything that isn’t waterproof. At the same time, if only solid hardwood will do, that takes a great deal off your plate as well.

Each type of flooring has its own particular set of characteristics. Carpet is much different from hard surface flooring, so if you’re looking for something soft and plush, that’s definitely what you’ll want to specify to your flooring salespeople. Once they find out exactly what you’re looking for, they will be an amazing help in your endeavors.

Come to the showroom with an estimated budget in mind as well. This is another way in which your flooring specialists can help you pick the perfect material. With a firm top and bottom figure, there are many avenues in between that will give you extensive choices for your own home.