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How to Lighten Up Your Bedroom For the Summer

White Carpeting | The Floor Store

Light. Bright. Breezy. With warm weather outside and plenty of natural light pouring in the windows, summer has all of us at The Floor Store in the San Francisco Bay Area longing to bring the outside in. You can easily bring the summer weather inside with lighter interior design choices in rooms like your living room or bedroom.…

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Go Green in 2017 with Area Rugs

Karastan Chrisma Alfresco Cream Area Rug

Coming soon to a space near you . . . bright green.  Actually, Greenery (Pantone 15-0343), the name of Pantone Color Institute’s 2017 Color of the Year – a vibrant, leafy green with a hint with yellow. Don’t think Kermit the Frog. This hue is as refreshing as a burgeoning Spring and as zesty as…

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All Wood is Not Created Equal


Oak, ash, beech, maple, birch – these are among the most popular species for hardwood flooring in the US (though they are by no means a complete list). They are all American trees. They are all available in a wide variety of colors and plank sizes. Their costs, on average, are comparable. And while they…

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Solid Wood vs. Engineered Wood

Cross Section of Engineered Wood

Is there anyone who doesn’t love the natural beauty of a real hardwood floor? Apparently there aren’t many: according to the National Wood Flooring Association, Americans buy about 900 million square feet of wood flooring every year. Since that means, statistically, you are likely someday to be one of them, it might be useful for…

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Flooring Maintenance Tips

Hardwood Cleaning

How Do You Clean a Hardwood Floor? Care and Maintenance on hardwood floors contribute greatly to the aesthetic and the value of your home, and routine cleaning protects your investment by removing dust and dirt before it scratches and dulls the finish. The right care can mean beautiful hardwood floors that last a lifetime. First,…

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Vein Cut Travertine Tile

Veincut Wood Samples

When it comes to adding a more dramatic vibe to a home, why not opt for a vein cut tile?  Quite possibly one of the hottest trends in the flooring industry, the vein cut adds a bit of drama while maintaining that chic, savior faire that many clients with decadent properties big and small alike…

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Hardwood Trends: European Wired Brushed White Oak

European White Oak in Dark Grey

When it comes to the most common trends in hardwood floors in San Francisco, it should come as no surprise that European Wired Brushed White Oak is at the forefront. At a glance, it is the type of floor that boasts decadence while simultaneously boasts rustic refinery. The timeless of hardwood combined with the exotic…

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The Floor Store San Francisco Your Retail Flooring Provider

The Floor Store - Storefront

Our newest location opened in March. Our shower room offers all the products your home desires. From custom carpets, hand scraped hardwood, to luxury vinyl tile. The Floor Store is your go-to flooring retailer. Come check out our newest location in the bay area located at 390 9th Street San Francisco, CA 94103. View Larger Map Get $500…

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