Flooring Types

Browse our materials guide to find the right carpeting and flooring for your home. Living rooms, bedrooms, kitchens, bathrooms, basements, and entryways all have unique flooring needs: wet spaces versus dry spaces, high-traffic versus low-traffic, subflooring differences, insulation needs.

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Carpet Is Back—6 Trends That Prove the Flooring Material Is Better Than Ever Before
The once-shunned flooring material is making a comeback. Today's carpeting is all about complementing styles and enhancing how we live and work at home.
Guide to Types of Thresholds
Thresholds play a small, but important, role in your home. Make sure you choose the right one with the help of our expert guide!
12 Natural Carpet Stain Removers for Chemical-Free Cleaning
Use these earth-friendly household staples to safely and efficiently eliminate stains on your carpets.

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What is the Best Carpet to Buy for My Home?
Compare different carpet costs and materials to find the best option for your home.
How to Choose Cheap Hardwood Flooring
If you thought the beautiful, warm look of easy-care hardwood flooring wasn't in your budget, these low-cost options might change your mind.
Cheap Flooring

You don't have to break the bank to enjoy good-looking floors. These 10 affordable flooring materials let you lay fashionable foundations for comfortable living in a wide array of design styles.