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4 Steps To Make Your Home A Peaceful Escape

One aspect that all homes should have is a calming, peaceful design vibe that puts homeowners and guests at ease.

7 Interior Design Rules to Break

Learn the rules, so you can break them!

A Floor For Every Lifestyle

Any room, any budget, any preference, and any stage of life!

Area Rug Styling Trends

Changing from season to season.....

Area Rugs Q&A

Most people have a few questions when they shop for area rugs....

Benefits of Area Rugs

A room’s “fifth wall,” the floor, can showcase dramatic area rugs that are so breathtaking in color and design, they’re like works of art. And rugs can change the feel of a space in minutes—so you can do a room makeover on your lunch hour. Rugs look great layered over carpet or adding warmth and color to hardwood, laminate, resilient-vinyl, and tile.

Benefits of Carpet

Carpet has so many things going for it. It’s soft, safe, warm and quiet. It’s stain-resistant and gives excellent value for the price—and it saves energy. Carpet is also proven to trap allergens and dander (which can easily be removed with the right vacuum used regularly). So for beautiful comfort underfoot, consider carpet.

Benefits of Hardwood

Rich and inviting, hardwood makes a distinctive statement. Because of a great range of natural variations—from boards with extreme character, graining, and color variation to those that are evenly colored and consistent—lustrous hardwood can create a uniquely beautiful floor. Your kind of floor. Warm, stylish, and original.

Benefits of Laminate

Appealing hardwood visuals and marvelous slate and stone looks are the hallmark of today’s laminate. It simply looks like the real thing. And laminate flooring is great for busy families: it installs easily, wears incredibly well, and comes in breathtaking colors and styles. High-end and fashionable, laminate’s a hot choice.

Benefits of Resilient-Vinyl

Resilient-vinyl is fashionable, high-tech flooring that offers outstanding advantages to our style-, quality-, and budget-conscious customers. In recent years, there have been amazing advancements in the quality and design of this durable, desirable flooring.

Brands

How to add the different brands you carry.

Care & Maintenance of Area Rug

Taking care of your area rug is straightforward and not at all difficult. Just vacuum regularly, blot spills, and clean occasionally with the hot-water extraction method—and that spectacular area rug beauty will be maintained over the years.

Care & Maintenance of Carpet

It’s not hard to take care of carpet—there are just a few easy steps to be aware of. Regularly following these steps will ensure that your carpet continues to look as lovely in years to come as it does when you have it installed.

Care & Maintenance of Hardwood

To protect your lustrous hardwood floor and preserve its gleaming beauty, there are a few things you need to do. But each step of recommended maintenance—from using the right cleaning techniques to placing protective pads under furniture—is simple, and we’ll guide you.

Care & Maintenance of Laminate

Laminate’s construction makes it inherently durable, but you’ll want to remember a few basics of routine care, protection, and repair. Depend on us to let you know all about these methods for keeping your laminate floor at its most attractive.

Care & Maintenance of Resilient-Vinyl

Although resilient-vinyl floors are, by their nature, highly durable and easy-care, all floors need a bit of routine maintenance to keep them looking new longer. Here are a few general tips.

Carpet and Rug Institute

CRI's purpose is to provide science-based information about carpet and rugs - from health benefits to improved air quality to care and cleaning.

Carpet Can Help You Breathe Easier

Living with asthma or allergies? Carpet can help you breathe easier!

Carpet Cushion

A crucial part of your flooring.

Carpet Decor

Bringing color and texture into a room.

Choosing A Rug

An area rug can brighten any room in the house, adding immediate color and style. When you shop, you’ll find many shapes and sizes, patterns and prices. There are lots of choices—but we can help you with a few tips on what to look for.

Clearly Chic

... featuring Shaw’s new Cleartouch Platinum fiber

Colorful Sleuths

Have you ever wondered what goes into the design and creation of new floors?

Comfy Design

Softness ups the coziness factor in your rooms

Coordinated Floors

Today’s savvy homeowners know that flooring style is important.

Decorating Tricky Corners

No matter how well you decorate your home, there's bound to be at least one awkward corner somewhere.

Decorating With Blue

Create a Warm, Serene Space with Blue

Decreasing Energy Manufacturing Flooring

Energy use is a primary environmental concern and a significant financial issue.

Everything You need to know about Laminate Flooring

In this article we will let you know what laminate flooring is, how its installed, and the pros and cons of choosing this type of flooring.

Flooring That Fits Your Life

Before you shop for new flooring, ask yourself one question:

Frequently Asked Questions About Area Rugs

Most people have a few questions when they shop for area rugs....

Gold Rush — 2018 Color of the Year

Want a glimmer of what’s in store for 2018? Our color, style and design team agrees: everyone will be head over heels for the warm, rich allure of Gold Rush.

Hardwood Styling Trends

You may be surprised by the number of styles, species, and finishes available in today’s hardwood flooring.

History of Flooring

A brief timeline of the evolution of flooring

How To Design A Man Cave

Learn the Essentials

Installation of Carpet

We help you every step of the way after you’ve selected your new floor: professional on-site measurement, removal of old flooring, and skilled installation. We do it all expertly, so your floor will look amazing and give lasting satisfaction. Learn the particulars about carpet installation here.

Installation of Hardwood

We help you every step of the way after you’ve selected your new floor:  professional on-site measurement, removal of old flooring and skilled installation. We do it all expertly, so your floor will look amazing and give lasting satisfaction. Learn the particulars about hardwood installation here.

Installation of Laminate

We help you every step of the way after you’ve selected your new floor: professional on-site measurement, removal of old flooring, and skilled installation. We do it all expertly, so your floor will look amazing and give lasting satisfaction. Learn the particulars about laminate installation here.

Installation of Resilient

We help you every step of the way after you’ve selected your new floor: professional on-site measurement, removal of old flooring, and skilled installation. We do it all expertly, so your floor will look amazing and give lasting satisfaction. Learn the particulars about Resilient installation here.

Laminates: Extremely Fashionable

Incredibly Realistic, Fashionable, Durable, and Affordable

LifeGuard

A revolutionary carpet protection system that covers the entire product, from face fiber to backing.

LifeGuard Waterproof Carpet

Waterproof carpet for worry-proof lifestyles.

Loop Vs Twist

The advantages of loop and twist carpet styles.

Lush — 2017 Color of the Year

From fashion to furnishings, runways to residences, our design experts agree. In 2017, color’s biggest trend comes naturally: Lush.

Polyester vs. Nylon

Both are synthetic fibers that make carpet. How do they differ?

R2X® Stain & Soil Resistance System

Shaw’s R2X® has become the standard of excellence in the industry.

Recycling and Reclamation

Ecologically sensitive and responsible...

Reducing Water Use

Shaw's progress in water conservation and reuse.

Rich Look of Wood

Any room, any budget, any preference, and any stage of life!

Rustic Design

Bring Earthy Elegance Into Your Home

Style 101

Complement your unique style, as well as the function of the room.

The Layers of Laminate

Designs that offer the look and feel of beautiful hardwood, ceramic tile, and slate.

Today's Color Trends

Interested in an overview of current color trends in flooring and home fashion?

Transitional Design

A great option for a homeowner who wants to build a room around comfort and a few well-loved, carefully chosen items.

Tropical Design

If you live in a land-locked city and love the beach, infusing tropical design into your home can allow you to enjoy the beauty of your vacations year-round.

Us Vs Box Stores

What we offer ... that big-box discount stores probably don’t!

Wallpaper

A decorating medium makes a contemporary return.

Why Nylon?

It's durable and resilient, yet exceptionally soft.
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