Floors Uncovered

2019 Costs to Vinyl Flooring: What You’ll Pay for Vinyl Plank and Vinyl Tile

Jun 21, 2019 2:07:14 PM / by Robert Lewis posted in cost, vinyl, diy, installation, maintenance


Let me guess, you’re here because you heard that vinyl is a great waterproof option for your home?

Perhaps you are looking to install a floor that can handle heavy foot traffic in a commercial or business setting?

No matter what, you heard correct! Vinyl is the largest growing segment of the flooring industry because of its resistance to moisture; it also offers many designs that you can match seamlessly into any space in your home or business.


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How Long Will It Take To Install My Floor?

Jun 20, 2019 10:30:00 AM / by Rob Lewis posted in installation, time



Oh, just a few days!

... I wish it was that simple.




Although the answer depends on the situation, we can give you an estimate of how long it will likely take to install your new floors.





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The Cost of a Fresh Carpet: The Price of Maintenance

Jun 18, 2019 10:16:00 AM / by Robert Lewis posted in cost, maintenance, carpet


New call-to-actionCongratulations! You’re either here because you just installed your new carpet or, you’re ahead of the game and are trying to factor in all possible costs.

Either way, we are going over the cost of maintenance and what you should expect to pay for the annual and regular upkeep of your carpet.

Thankfully, the process is simple and straightforward so that anyone can maintain their carpet so long as they stay on top of it.


The biggest thing we have to look out for, of course, is spills. Wine, juice, radiation, pet urine, there are plenty of things that will damage your carpet if left to absorb into the fibers or worse, into the padding underneath.

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The Costs of Carpet: Your 2019 Buying Guide

Jun 6, 2019 11:23:00 AM / by Robert Lewis posted in cost, diy, installation, carpet


New call-to-actionWhenever I try and find information through the internet,

I immediately get a case of option paralysis.


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Professional Tips on Maintaining Your Hardwood Floors

Jun 4, 2019 10:30:00 AM / by Robert Lewis posted in cost, hardwood, diy, maintenance


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As a kid, one of the assignments my dad gave me as we moved into a new house was to make sure each chair in the living room had pads on their feet.

“These floors are brand new, Rob. And they’re wood! They can get scratched if we don’t put these pads on the chair’s feet. So, that’s your job. Put these pads on the foot of each chair.”


Seemed easy enough. I was able to lift all the chairs and put on all the pads, except for one extra. I checked and I didn’t miss any so it must’ve been an extra. Right?

Later that night, my dad put some boxes on one of the chairs and moved it out of his way when-


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How Much Does it Cost to Replace Flooring? (A 2019 Comprehensive Guide)

Jun 4, 2019 10:30:00 AM / by Robert Lewis posted in cost, vinyl, hardwood, laminate, diy, installation, carpet



So you’ve decided that you need to replace your floor - great! It’s about that time, right? Now it’s time to move on to the planning phase. Here we are with the million dollar question: How much will it cost?

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Hardwood Floors 2019 Price Guide: Materials, Installation, & Upkeep

May 30, 2019 10:30:00 AM / by Robert Lewis posted in cost, hardwood, diy, installation, maintenance




The enduring reputation of the strength, style, and stability of hardwood is undeniable and that continues to make it the most popular flooring choice.

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What to Expect From Laminate: 2019 Guide to Cost and Convenience

May 30, 2019 10:30:00 AM / by Robert Lewis posted in cost, laminate, installation



It’s common for customers to walk into their local flooring stores in search for laminate and immediately get directed to something else (it’s vinyl).


I’m here to tell you that there are plenty of good reasons why that happens and consulting the experts to discuss your situation is the best first step you should consider. Laminate is a tricky subject because it works well in specific situations but falls short compared to other options (it’s vinyl).

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Maintaining Your Natural Stone in 2019: What Affects Your Final Costs?

May 28, 2019 10:30:00 AM / by Robert Lewis posted in cost, diy, maintenance



Natural Stone is one of the most beautiful flooring options, yet it can be one of the most vulnerable. Depending on what type of stone you want, you have to watch out for moisture damage, cracks, scratches, and stains.


In this article we will be covering:

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2019 Guide to Natural Stone Tile (Uses, Materials, Costs, & Maintenance)

May 23, 2019 10:24:00 AM / by Robert Lewis



We see them all the time in the yards we wish we had and the kitchens of our dreams - the beauty of natural stone can be used in so many places around your home. Its resilience, variety, and durability lend any home the character that lasts a lifetime. On top of the many benefits of natural stone covered in this article, it adds considerable value to any home where it’s installed. Let’s go over everything you need to know about natural stone.


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