There were so many things that I loved about our home when we first moved in five years ago. The beautiful hardwood flooring and brand new carpet were definitely at the top of the list. In comparison to the worn out carpet we had at our old house, the new carpet was heavenly. It was so soft and plush and it looked amazing. Unfortunately, that didn’t last for long.
With a family of five and an open floor plan, our carpet took a beating. The carpet we thought was so great wasn’t really that great after all. No matter how many times we vacuumed it or had it professionally cleaned, it didn’t stay looking nice for very long. It was time for a change!
After doing a lot of research, my husband and I made the decision to tear out our carpet and replace it with laminate flooring. We actually ended up having to tear out our hardwood flooring in our kitchen and dining room as well in order for our open floor plan to look seamless. That was tough, but we really had no choice.
We did all the tear out, removal, and install ourselves in about four days. It wasn’t too hard, but it definitely was a learning process. The end result was so worth it! It’s been about five months since we completed the floors and we are still so happy with our decision!
Thinking About Replacing Your Floors?
The floors of our homes are put to the test every day and a lot of our lives plays out on them — from the best memories to the biggest messes. Updating your vinyl, tile, carpet or laminate flooring can bring a fresh look to your home and add more durability and longevity to your rooms.
Sears Home Services offers a variety of flooring materials including tile, carpet, laminate, resilient and luxury vinyl, each with their own set of shades and patterns.
With top brands and a free in-home design consultation, Sears can guide you through your choices all the way to installation with their highly skilled team to be sure the job is done to your satisfaction.
Save on Flooring with Sears Home Services
If you’re thinking about replacing your flooring, Sears Home Services is offering up to 12 months of Special Financing on installed flooring purchases over $1,500.
Offer good through 1/31/2017. Not valid on prior sales or in combination with any other offer. Purchase requirement before taxes and after other discounts and must be made in a single transaction.
Looking for more flooring tips? Check out these helpful articles:
- Common Flooring Problems
- Spot Cleaning Carpet Tips
- Bathroom Flooring Options: 4 Things to Consider – Durable Flooring
- Kitchen Design Tips – Consider the Floor
Are you planning on replacing the flooring in your home?
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