New floors in a room give the entire space a 'boost.' The floor accentuates room decor, whether you favor a rustic look, an ultra-modern look, or anything in-between. Color and texture are just two factors that influence flooring's overall effect on a room's appearance. You can find flooring options in all modern materials and styles at Flooring Galaxy, a flooring store in Brentwood, Missouri. We offer a large assortment of carpeting and hard surface floors.
Fibers are looped onto a backing to create a carpet. These loops can be cut to create additional styles. Loop styles tend to be more durable than cut styles since dirt stays on the surface where it is simple to remove. Cut types, which are softer underfoot, offer a look that ranges from casual to formal. For more design options, choose carpet tiles instead of wall-to-wall carpeting.
Natural flooring materials
Hard surface flooring is available in natural materials like stone, hardwood, cork, and ceramic. Stones must be sealed since most are porous. Clay-based porcelain and glazed ceramic are waterproof. You can't install solid hardwood in a damp area, but you can with engineered hardwood, a hardwood surface layer, and a plywood base layer that tolerates moisture.
Custom made construction
Laminate and luxury vinyl are multi-layer materials that include a high-tech image layer that mimics natural materials. In general, manufactured floors are less time-consuming to install. Planks and tiles, which are available in waterproof styles, usually click together at the edges. Thus, the floor can float over the subfloor or existing floor. Glue-down brands are also available.
Your St, Louis flooring experts
Flooring Galaxy installs carpeting and hard surface floors made of both natural and manufactured materials. We are a flooring company that serves the St. Louis County, Missouri, area, including St. Louis, Brentwood, Webster Groves, University City, and Kirkwood. Our online chat and design consultation services always come in handy. Please stop by our showroom or schedule an appointment with our mobile showroom. A virtual store visit is another option.