Whether you’re choosing flooring for a new build or renovating your current home, the flooring you pick can make or break a space. Browse my tips, trends, and advice to find durable, stylish flooring options to fit your lifestyle. From budget-friendly vinyl and laminates to splurge-worthy hardwoods and stone, get the scoop on popular flooring materials. Learn how to pick the right flooring for high-traffic areas versus bedrooms and how proper installation is key to longevity. With my flooring posts as your guide, you’ll be confidently choosing flooring with both form and function in mind.

What is Flooring?

Flooring is the durable material that covers the floor surface in a room or building. Popular categories include hardwood and laminate flooring, stone and tile, carpet, vinyl, concrete, and cork. Choosing the right floor material depends on factors like your budget, the room’s traffic level and purpose, and your desired appearance and ease of cleaning.

Hardwood Flooring Pros and Cons

Discover the pros and cons of hardwood floors to determine if they are right for your home. We compare solid hardwood vs. engineered options, maintenance, cost, durability and more things to consider before installing new floors.