Surprising Flooring Options for Home Remodeling Projects


When planning a home remodeling project, it’s important not to underestimate what’s beneath your feet. Flooring defines the feel and function of your living space, while tying together the room’s overall style. Southwestern Remodeling can help you find exciting flooring options that fit your budget and floor plan.

There are a wide selection of exciting flooring options that offer comfort, durability, and style!

Solid Hardwoods
This flooring option is perfect for depth, beauty, and elegant stylistic sensibilities. Homeowners can choose from a wide range of hardwood flooring options including red and white oak, maple, cherry, white ash and hickory. Hardwood floors can also increase your home’s resell value.

This eco-friendly flooring alternative is stylish, fire-resistant, and is harder than both Northern red oak and maple.

Linoleum is available in a wide variety of colors and patterns. It’s durable, low-maintenance, and works with just about every type of home décor style.

Engineered Hardwoods
It’s core is composed of hardwood, plywood or high-density fiberboard with a top layer of compressed hardwood veneer. This flooring option is resistant to humidity, making it perfect for the kitchen or basement.

Stone flooring options exude timeless beauty. Homeowners can choose from granite, slate, marble, travertine, limestone and onyx to create a truly memorable room. Stone is also durable, fire-resistant, and easy to clean.

This flooring option can recreate the look of a hardwood or stone floor, but at a much lower cost. Laminates are great for your home remodel budget, while also adding classic style and beauty. It’s also durable and low-maintenance, which makes it perfect for any room of the house.

Ceramic is the most common type of floor tiling used in residential homes. This flooring option is available in almost every type of shape, size, color, and finish. Ceramic tiles are easy to clean, water-resistant, and perfect for bathrooms or kitchens.

Resistant to mold and mildew, this eco-friendly flooring option is durable yet soft. It’s perfect for homes with young children, because it reduces noise and vibration in the household.

Carpeting is the most popular flooring option among homeowners. Available in a wide selection of textures, styles, colors, and patterns, finding the right rug or carpet can really tie a room together!