Stone flooring has been around for centuries, and its timeless charm is still a visually appealing and popular flooring option for homeowners today! Designed to last for years to come, stone flooring can not only increase the value of your home but make you fall back in love with your home and floors.
More hypoallergenic than carpet, Texans suffering from allergies will love the easy cleaning and minimal allergens stuck in the home. With the many stone options available, there’s something for every room, family, and decor style. All of this makes stone flooring an excellent choice for your new floors!
Marble Flooring: Keep Cool with Timeless Elegance
Available in many varieties and designs, this stone is known for its luxe look. Many gravitate towards it because it is a natural material! Resistant to shattering, durable flooring ensures you don’t have to worry as much about cracked tiles and damaged floors as you would with a more delicate option.
Will marble flooring help with my energy bills too? Yes. Particularly in Texas, this is a big plus! Making sure you get the most out of your AC by laying down marble makes the cost worth it in the long run. Keep cool this summer (and fall, and winter – again – Texas) with marble flooring installation.
Last, but not least, marble flooring will add value to your home. If you’re looking for a project to invest in your housing purchase, marble is a great way to profit off your home’s sale, even if you don’t plan on selling for years.
Travertine: Unique and Easy to Maintain
Dating back to ancient times, this beautifully formed stone is made when groundwater dissolves certain minerals, creating a very unique stone. A practical stone that is resistant to moisture and that has an anti-slippery surface it’s a great choice for bathrooms, kitchens, or areas where people may come in from a pool. Travertine is also more affordable than marble but looks just as lovely.
Easy to maintain, just a little soap and warm water can keep this tile clean and unharmed. Available in many finishes and colors, this stone is also easy to cut, making it a popular choice for many families!
Porcelain Flooring: Tiles in Disguise
Mixed and manufactured, porcelain tiles are less likely to be damaged when compared to other tiles in the ceramic family due to its density. Porcelain tiles can be used to mimic other flooring materials and designs very effectively. This means if you want something cool and durable that looks like wood flooring, porcelain tile is the way to go.
This material will also allow for easy upkeep and maintenance, as well as energy efficiency for your home. With higher durability, it’s also a higher cost than some stone tiles but can add value and customized style to your home than other tiles that are not as easily adaptable.
Ceramic Flooring: Affordable and Versatile Decor
Ceramic tiles are more affordable than the other options mentioned here. Since it is long lasting it’s okay to spend a little less. Many choose this flooring to get what they want at the budget they set. Since it is water resistant, this flooring can be used in every room of the house. When in Central Texas, allergies abound. Tile flooring, including ceramic, is hypoallergenic, not trapping pollen particles like carpet. Pets? Easy clean-up and less pet dander floating around are huge advantages of this kind of flooring.
Ceramic flooring is available in a multitude of styles, patterns, and colors, making it the most versatile choice. You can have a lot more fun with the patterns and colors that ceramic tile comes in to add personality and pop to your home.
The selection of materials and patterns of tile and stone is extensive, and when you stop by Texas Pride Custom Floors in Leander, Texas at our new showroom, you can talk to a professional consultant who will help guide you to the right choice for your home and budget. Contact us today here, or stop by our new location at: 1501 Leander Dr, Suite 110, Leander, Texas. If you know what material you want or are trying to decide based on budget, get a material quote online right here!