The best wood look flooring options in 2019

Who doesn’t love the look of hardwood floors? A perennial favorite among homeowners, hardwood is sturdy, gorgeous, and never goes out of style.Many people opt for this timeless choice for their remodeling projects, but hardwood floors aren’t always the best choice for those who need a flooring product that’s waterproof, durable in high-traffic areas,...

The most popular kitchen flooring for your remodel

The kitchen is the heart of your home. It’s where you connect with loved ones after a busy day, create memories, and—sometimes—make messes.Kitchen renovations give you an opportunity to make your kitchen exactly what you want it to be, and that includes the kitchen floor.Choosing easy-to-maintain kitchen floors means you’ll spend less time cleaning...

Flooring trends that homeowners love

Having been in business for over 97 years, flooring is our passion. Through the decades, Kermans has seen many flooring fads come and go. (Orange shag carpet, anyone?)Our in-house team of design consultants stay up-to-date on all the latest flooring trends to provide homeowners, like you, with expert help to find the right flooring...

How to choose flooring you’ll still love years down the road

Getting new flooring is a big undertaking. It takes time and money, especially if you’re updating the floors in more than one room at once. With so many flooring options available in the marketplace, sometimes being confident in your decisions is hard.When choosing new floors, if you are looking to make your investment last,...

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...

The 4 best floors for your baby’s nursery

When preparing a nursery for your baby, flooring is an important consideration. Your child will spend a lot of time on the floor—almost every day—while learning to crawl and walk, so you’ll want to make sure you choose the safest, most durable, and coziest option that matches your ideal style.The four main factors...

The best pet-friendly floors for paws, claws, and accidents

In the United States, we love our animals. Around 48% of all US households have a dog, and 38% of homeowners share their homes with a cat, according to the latest numbers released by the American Pet Products Association.That adds up to a lot of pets—and, a lot of pet messes. The ASPCA recently...

Why waterproof flooring is a smart choice for your bathroom

You know those cool floors—the ones that look amazing and add layers of character to a room. The ones made from natural stone and exotic hardwoods. You know, the ones that don't belong in bathrooms or basements because the water might ruin them.Have you ever imagined what it would be like to have a...

The look of wood in a kitchen floor

What does a beautiful kitchen look like? Though trends kitchen aesthetics may change, good design is timeless.Homeowners and designers alike consider hardwood a classic kitchen flooring choice. But, hardwood and water aren’t fast friends. When kitchens have hardwood floors, there’s always the potential for damage from spills and scratches. As Americans spend more time...

Which types of floors are best for those with allergies?

If you have allergies, the type of floor you choose can have a big impact on your health. Generally speaking, hard surface floors are the best options. Carpet tends to trap common allergens while hard surface floors are easy to clean and can't hold onto common irritants. Let's take a closer look at the...