Five Things to Consider When Purchasing New Floors

With so many options available to choose from, selecting new flooring for your home can often be a difficult decision. There are many factors to consider when making the best choice for your home. While this list may not be all inclusive, it will certainly get you started, and help determine your highest priorities. Researching the areas below prior to beginning the shopping process will help you make the best decision. 


While each flooring type offers a wide array of both color and cost, the budget allocated to your project will most certainly factor in to your decision regarding the type(s) of material to utilize.



The lifestyle you lead and the conditions in your household should greatly influence your decisions and choices. For example, a large family with multiple pets would require a more stain resistant product than someone living alone.



High traffic areas such as entrances to the home, hallways, or favorite gathering spaces should consider product durability for longevity. The amount of foot traffic, sunlight exposure, and wear and tear a floor will endure should also factor in to your decision.



Selecting a color, tone, pattern or texture is largely determined by personal preference. If at all possible, a sample of your selection should be compared to existing surfaces in your home (walls, tile, textiles) to ensure that they coordinate well.



Selecting your project partner offers as many options as there are flooring types. The success and ease of your project depends on your choice of both quality material and workmanship. Find a reputable professional in your community that will stand behind the products they sell and install.


Here at Flack’s Flooring Co., one of our Flooring Specialists can help you find the best products for your home that will meet your budget, lifestyle, and home layout/style. In addition to helping you select the best products, we will see that your floors are fit perfectly by our team of professional installers.¬† Come visit our +22,000 SF showroom located directly on GA Hwy 400 in Cumming, Georgia and let’s get started!