Posts by Dan Ratcliff
A Heavy Weight Carpet at a Heavily Discounted Price
Looking for an affordable way to enhance the comfort and style of your home? Look no further than Flooring Direct’s incredible in-stock special on Phenix Mirage Carpet! At just $5.45 per square foot with a Spillblock Pad, Installed, this carpet provides the perfect blend of durability and luxury, making it an excellent choice for any…Read More
We don’t raise our prices to give you Fake Sales!
Don’t Be Fooled by our competitors that make offers of “72% off”, “Buy one room, get two free,” but are only raising their seasonal prices and quoting you the same old thing for the same total price! In today’s marketplace, it’s not uncommon for retailers to offer sales and discounts to attract customers. However, some…Read More
Flooring Installation in Plano with Legends Collection II in Tubman
Are you ready to make a change in your life? Do you want to transform your home into a beautiful and comfortable place to live? Have a look at these flooring installation pictures featuring Legends Collection II in Color Tubman flooring. This stunning flooring option is perfect for homeowners who want to upgrade their living…Read More
Solid Hardwood Installation, Sand, Scrape and Finish
Flooring Direct performs solid hardwood installation and refinishing. Just have a look at these fantastic photos featuring our latest solid hardwood installation. Shown here are hardwood sanding, hand scraping, custom stain and finish. Can you imagine going from a flat, dull, lusterless hardwood surface to vibrant, glossy, textured hardwood floors that pop and reinvent the…Read More
How To Choose Flooring For Different Areas of Your Home
You’re off to a good start already. If you’re considering choosing flooring for different areas of your home, you’re ahead of the game. Some of the most obvious factors to keep in mind are which areas will have elevated moisture levels, like the bathrooms, laundry rooms, mudrooms, entryways, and foyers. Also, consider how many people…Read More
The Latest Flooring Trends That Will Add Value to Your Home
As home values steadily rise, many people are making more considered decisions regarding home improvements, repairs, or remodels. This is especially true when it comes to flooring. Today, we will review some of the latest flooring trends that will add value to your home, whether or not you’re interested in attracting potential buyers. As…Read More
How To Clean Hardwood & Engineered Hardwood Floors
Cleaning your hardwood and engineered hardwood floors couldn’t be more simple. Step one, sweep or vacuum off the dust. Step two, go over the floor with a slightly damp mop. That’s it, you’re all done. The problem is there are infinite opinions and products out there that have been around for many years, and it’s…Read More
How is Solid Hardwood & Engineered Wood Flooring Different?
Hardwood is one of the most popular flooring options. It’s also one of the most luxurious and long-lasting. Traditionally, ¾-inch thick, tongue and groove solid hardwood flooring in various wood species has been the go-to option. The only caveat has been the price of the material and installation. Today, engineered hardwood flooring is an excellent…Read More
Can Flooring Affect Your Home’s Energy Efficiency?
Yes, if your goal is to feel more comfortable and lower your energy costs, then choosing the right flooring can help. However, the more we discover about energy efficiency, the more complicated things become. It’s easy to be overwhelmed and confused enough to abandon your goal. Stick with it. Being more comfortable while you save…Read More
Why Natural Hardwood is Always a Great Flooring Option!
If you love your home, adding the natural beauty of hardwood floors will take your breath away every time you step through the front door. Few things can make such a dramatic and long-lasting improvement to your home. Installing hardwood flooring will breathe new life into how your home looks and feels. Walls, furniture, and…Read More
Why is Luxury Vinyl Flooring so Popular?
Please don’t even think about flooring until you get a look at what is the most popular, arguably, most durable, and by far, easiest-to-install flooring on the market. There’s a good chance you’ve already heard of it, but luxury vinyl flooring has radically improved over the last few years. Read on to find out more…Read More
What is the Most Cost-Effective Flooring For My Rental Property?
As a landlord, a common question comes up, “When is it time to replace the flooring in my rental property?” If you’re an experienced landlord, you know that “cost-effective” isn’t quite the same as “lowest price.” The real question is, which flooring will match your specific approach to making money from the rental property? For…Read More
Hiring A Professional Flooring Installer Might Save Your Marriage!
Hiring a professional flooring installer might save your marriage! We’re kidding – well, sort of. The good news is that Texas doesn’t have much of a divorce problem. When you compare Texas to the rest of the country, research shows that our divorce rate is about half of a lot of states. Good job, Texans!…Read More
How to Transition Between 2 Different Types of Flooring
The transition between two different types of flooring is just one of the many flooring options that are possible in your home. There are transitions between levels, landings, steps, indoor and outdoor, as well as the different purposes for different rooms. And that’s just from a functional point of view. It’s also important to…Read More
How To Protect Your Floors From Your Furniture
Sometimes all it takes is dragging a heavy chair, a table, or even pulling out a refrigerator to clean behind it, and voila – you’ve added a heartbreaking scratch to your beautiful floor. And the worst part is every time you walk by it; it will remind you of what happened. Repairing or replacing…Read More
The 6 Main Types of Flooring: How to Choose the Right One
Choosing between the main types of flooring doesn’t have to be overwhelming. Use the tips and suggestions we’ve gathered for you in this article to figure out which flooring type is the right one for you. Even if you already have something in mind, spend a few moments to either confirm what you already…Read More
What is the Most Durable Type of Tile Flooring?
Experts go back and forth on this one. Some believe high-strength concrete floors last the longest, while others believe solid-body porcelain tiles are the champion of toughness when it comes to homeowner flooring. Both can last a lifetime. Some brave trendsetters are willing to go with poured concrete floors in their homes. However, this choice…Read More
What High-End Luxury Flooring Options Are Available?
Are you underestimating how much beauty and elegance you can add to your home with high-end, luxurious flooring? If you’re already engaged with an experienced interior designer, high-quality, luxury flooring is probably one of the first things you will collaborate on. If not, please take a moment or two to explore what’s possible. It’s…Read More
Get The Farmhouse Look With These Beautiful Flooring Options
Just for a moment, imagine you’ve won a gigantic lottery, and you can build your dream home. What’s it going to be like? Will it be high-tech and ultra-modern or warm and welcoming? Will it impress your guests with how you’ve curated everything to be on point, or will it make them feel comfortable…Read More
What is the Best Flooring for My Home Office Space?
Welcome to the post-pandemic world. This is a world where the already blurry line between home and work has become even more difficult to see. Although some people are lucky enough (depending on your point of view) to have a clear and complete separation between the work that they do and their home life,…Read More