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Plank Hardwood by United Tile Floors

Hardwood floors may not come to mind when you think of the well-known tile, stone, and glass brand United Tile. For over fifty years, United Tile has been a leader in quality and trend-setting building products. Now, artisanal hardwood... Read More
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Trending Now: Sculptured Tile

Reminiscent of ancient european bas relief, sculptured tile brings elegance and style to any living or work space. Also known as “3D tile”, these products are not your typical flat gloss glazed or simple stone textured tiles. Instead, the... Read More

Designer Spotlight: Lynn Feinstein-Möbius Home

Meet Lynn Feinstein, Portland Interior Decorator of Mobius home. Lynn specializes in designing with eco-friendly building products and furnishings. Her work shows how interior spaces can exude style while still having the environment’s best interest in mind. Lynn gave new... Read More

Voted Best of Customer Service 2017 on Houzz!

Over 40 Million Monthly Unique Users Nominated Best Home Building, Remodeling and Design Professionals in North America and Around the World… January 17, 2017 –AREA FLOORS of  has won “Best Of Customer Service“, on Houzz®, the leading platform for... Read More

Carpet Care Tips

Remodeling your home or office can be a time consuming and expensive endeavor. Even the highest quality carpet requires frequent maintenance to look it’s best. With easy and regular care, you can protect your investment and keep your carpet... Read More

Got Cold Feet? Get An In-Floor Radiant Heat System!

As temperatures begin to drop in the fall and winter,  no one likes to crank the furnace and dread the next month’s gas or electric bill while still stepping barefoot onto a freezing hard floor. For those that prefer... Read More

Cleaning Your Caesarstone Quartz Countertops

Cleaning your Caesarstone quartz countertops is easy. Check out these simple tips to make your countertops look their very best for years to come.... Read More

Sustainable in Style: Cork Flooring

In this week’s edition of Sustainable in Style, We will take a look at the benefits of cork flooring as an environmentally friendly building option. What it is: Cork has been in use for hundreds of years. As flooring,... Read More

Innovative Underlayment Solutions From Uzin

At Area Floors, we go beyond the surface in many ways. We know that what goes underneath is just as important as the flooring itself.  Quality surface preparation can make or break an installation. Did you know that we also offer... Read More

Sustainable in Style: Bamboo Flooring

In this week’s edition of Sustainable in Style: Bamboo Flooring. Bamboo continues to be an incredibly popular choice in sustainable building. It comes in an array of colors, finishes, and styles. Many are surprisingly durable. Let’s take a look... Read More