FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions

How long does carpet installation take?

We keep the time that you are not able to enter a room to a minimum. Each room should be closed off for about 1 day. An entire project may take longer as we work on multiple rooms.

Many of our customers like to be present during carpet installation to address any questions or concerns that may arise and ensure the job is done to your satisfaction; however, as long as we can get in touch with you, no worries if you need to leave.

Most carpet manufacturers offer warranties that cover defects in material and workmanship. Be sure to read and understand the warranty terms and conditions before installation. We provide a 1 year warranty on our workmanship.

Yes, eco-friendly carpets made from recycled or sustainable materials are available. Look for carpets with certifications like Green Label Plus or Cradle to Cradle for environmentally friendly options.

The lifespan of a carpet varies based on quality and maintenance, but generally, it can last 5 to 15 years. High-quality carpets with proper care tend to last longer.

While DIY carpet installation is possible, it’s usually best to hire professionals. They have the experience and tools to ensure a quality job, and many carpet warranties require professional installation.

Carpet padding provides insulation, soundproofing, and cushioning under your carpet. It also extends the lifespan of your carpet by preventing wear and tear from direct contact with the subfloor.

We help all our customers find the perfect carpet material for their home. To select the perfect carpet material, consider your lifestyle and needs. For example, durability, you might go with nylon; for softness, you might choose plush wool; and for affordability, you might look into polyester or olefin options.

The cost of carpet installation in a standard living room can vary greatly depending on factors like the type of carpet, room size, and labor fees. On average, it may range from $2 to $6 per square foot.

What is luxury vinyl flooring, and how does it differ from regular vinyl flooring?

Luxury vinyl flooring (LVF) is an upgraded version of vinyl flooring. It’s more realistic in appearance, offers better durability, and often comes in plank or tile forms, mimicking the look of hardwood or tile.

Luxury vinyl flooring is known for its durability, water resistance, ease of maintenance, and versatility in design. It’s an excellent choice for high-traffic areas and homes with pets or children.

The cost of LVF installation varies depending on factors such as the quality of the flooring, room size, and labor fees. On average, it can range from $2 to $7 per square foot.

DIY installation is possible, but for the best results, it’s recommended to hire professionals. They have the expertise to ensure a proper installation and maintain any warranties.

Yes, luxury vinyl flooring is an excellent choice for kitchens and bathrooms due to its water resistance. It can withstand spills and moisture without warping or damage.

Regular sweeping or vacuuming, along with occasional damp mopping, is typically all that’s needed for maintenance. Avoid harsh chemicals and abrasive cleaners to prevent damage.

Luxury vinyl flooring is known for its longevity. With proper care, it can last 15-20 years or more. Higher-quality LVF may have a longer lifespan.

Unlike hardwood flooring, LVF cannot be refinished. However, individual damaged planks or tiles can often be replaced without the need for a full floor replacement.

What is hardwood flooring, and why is it a popular choice for homes?

Hardwood flooring is a type of flooring made from real wood. It’s popular due to its timeless appeal, durability, and the natural beauty it brings to any space.

The cost of hardwood flooring installation varies depending on factors such as wood type, room size, and labor fees. On average, it can range from $8 to $12 per square foot.

While DIY installation is possible, hiring professionals is recommended for the best results. Professionals ensure proper installation and often offer warranties.

Hardwood flooring is versatile and suitable for most rooms, including living rooms, bedrooms, and dining rooms. However, it’s not recommended for bathrooms due to moisture.

We help all our clients select the perfect species of hardwood to produce the beauty they are seeking. Select a hardwood species based on your preferences for color, grain pattern, and hardness. Common choices include oak, maple, cherry, and walnut, each offering unique characteristics.

Hardwood flooring is known for its longevity and can last for decades. With proper care and maintenance, it’s not uncommon for hardwood floors to last 50 years or more.

Regular sweeping or vacuuming and damp mopping with a hardwood floor cleaner are essential for maintenance. Avoid excess water and harsh chemicals that can damage the finish.

Yes, sustainable and eco-friendly hardwood options, such as reclaimed wood and bamboo, are available for environmentally conscious homeowners.

Hardwood flooring can be suitable for homes with pets, but it’s essential to choose a harder wood species and maintain regular nail trimming to prevent scratches.

The duration of hardwood flooring installation varies based on room size and complexity but can take several days to complete for an average-sized room.

Why should I consider installing wall tiles in my kitchen or bathroom?

Wall tiles not only enhance the aesthetic appeal but also provide protection against moisture and stains, making them an ideal choice for kitchens and bathrooms.

The cost varies, but on average, expect to pay between $7 to $25 per square foot, including materials and labor.

While DIY is an option, professional installation ensures a flawless finish, especially for complex areas like showers and corners.

You can choose from ceramic, porcelain, glass, mosaic, and natural stone tiles, each offering different styles and durability.

Consider the room’s size, design preferences, and existing decor. Larger tiles can create a spacious feel, while smaller ones offer intricate designs.

Regularly clean them with a mild detergent and water, avoiding abrasive cleaners. Seal the grout to prevent staining.

It’s crucial to address imperfections before installation. Professionals can prepare the surface using leveling compounds for a smooth finish.

Absolutely, you can choose eco-friendly wall tiles made from recycled materials or with certifications like GreenGuard for low emissions.

Wall tiles are durable and can last for many years with proper maintenance, offering longevity and style to your space.

The timeline varies based on the project’s size and complexity. A backsplash might take a day, while a full bathroom could take several days to a week.