Flooring options to avoid in 2019

Bell-bottom jeans, lava lamps, muscle cars, 8-track tapes, banana-seat bicycles, go-go boots, mood rings, surf rock: You might remember the 1960s for a lot of groovy stuff, but not everything that was popular during that decade has stood the test of time. Take, for example, shag carpeting.Those once-trendy deep pile rugs dropped out of...

2019 flooring trends for real people

When it comes to home remodeling projects, Houzz and Pinterest are endlessly wonderful resources. Who doesn’t love spending an evening after work using those social networks to find new sources of inspiration? In just a few clicks, you can get instant access to a vast archive of beautifully-styled photos—from users across the world—that...

Remodeling? Don’t forget to consult with a flooring designer

When it comes to the dos and don’ts of home remodeling, most people know successful renovations always start with smart planning. To turn your house into a dream home, you’ll need to choose the right tools and products.If you haven’t been through an overhaul process before, you’ll probably start your home remodeling project by...

Getting new tile? Tips for choosing the best grout color

It may seem like choosing your grout color isn’t as important as choosing your tile, but the truth is that grout plays a big role in your tile’s overall look. You might have found the perfect tile for your flooring or backsplash project, but don’t overlook your choice of grout color.Grout is the material...

Finding your footing: Common flooring terms explained

Shopping for new floors, but feeling like you need to go back to school just to understand all the flooring terminology used to describe materials and styles?Put your backpack down because we are here to help. Read on for definitions and answers to some of the most common questions our design consultants hear from...

2018 trends: flooring transitions between rooms

We're often asked, "Should you have the same flooring throughout your house?"It’s rare that a home has the same flooring throughout. Most often, homeowners have a mix of different types of flooring: tile in the kitchen and bathrooms, carpet in the bedrooms, or hardwood in the living room. With more than one type of...

Where to go for flooring inspiration

When starting a new home renovation project, gathering inspiration for your flooring upgrade should be two things: fun and limitless. During the brainstorming phase of your remodeling project, make it your goal is to figure out what you like and what you don’t like.Good ideas for new floors might come from many different sources,...

Meet our newest flooring design consultant: Jessica Dault

Here at Kermans we want to help our customers find the best flooring option for their home, lifestyle and budget. Our showroom is more than just a place to shop for new carpet, tile, wood or resilient flooring. Our showroom is a place where homeowners have turned for decades to receive personalized advice and...

Indianapolis’ most popular hardwood floor

Kermans Flooring in Indianapolis has been helping homeowners find the perfect hardwood flooring for decades. We've seen hardwood flooring trends come and go. Should you follow trends when it comes to flooring? Trends can be a great source of inspiration. Trends can also be a good guide if you are looking to update a...

Room decorating inspiration: hard surface floors

Choosing floors for a room is a big job. After all, the floors are a big area and carry a big design impact. If you're looking for a little flooring inspiration, take a look at hard surface floors such as tile or luxury vinyl.Indianapolis tile flooring store, Kermans, has a few ideas to share...