Shopping for a floor covering for your home can be a daunting task, considering everything you have to think about. If you’ve narrowed your choices down to carpet all you need to do is find a good carpet store, right? You might think all carpet stores are the same, and to a certain degree, you’d be right. But there’s more to the making of a great store than meets the eye. We think you should know what they are and how to spot them.


The Flooring Center has been serving the areas of Orlando, New Smyrna Beach, Winter Park, Maitland, Windermere, Dr. Phillips, Longwood, Heathrow, Lake Mary, Altamonte Springs, and Sanford for many years. Now, with showrooms located in New Smyrna Beach, FL; Orlando, FL; Dr. Phillips, FL, and Lake Mary, FL, we look forward to serving many more customers in the near future. We hope that includes you, and invite you to visit us at your convenience.

A good carpet store
Every carpet store carries different varieties of carpet, from different manufacturers, and most of them offer services that include installation, after-care, and professional cleaning. But there are plenty of questions you should be asking before you finalize your decision on which store to choose for your own needs.

You should find out, for instance, if estimates are offered and what they cover. When you have a budget to stick to, an estimate can be one of the single most important pieces of information you take away from the process, at least to get started. Finding out if design assistance is available can also be important. This means the flooring specialists can help you coordinate your flooring choice with your paint, counters, wall art and so much more.

Along with design assistance, you’ll want to know if they offer any type of custom work. The Flooring Center can help create unique carpet pieces such as runners for stairways and hallways. This type of work means that you’ll get pieces that no one else has and has been specially made for your very own personal interior decorating style.

Finally, you’ll want to find out all the specifics your carpet store offers regarding installation. Do they offer removal of your existing floor? We know how important this aspect of the flooring process is, so we do offer this service. If you have more questions, feel free to stop by for a visit.