Jun 24, 2021 | Carpet One Floor & Home
When you think of flooring, you might first think of the cost. Maybe you have been through a flooring upgrade in the past, or you’ve heard stories from friends who have undergone a flooring transformation in their home and you associate a high cost with beautiful floors. And, while renovating a home, removing old flooring, and installing new flooring can be a big investment, there are also beautiful flooring options on a budget that can help to keep your cost low.
The overall investment of new flooring doesn’t have to feel as terrifying as it may seem, especially when it comes to cost. As the experts on flooring, we’re revealing some beautiful flooring options that are cost-effective, look beautiful, and perform well.
The first thing to determine when you’re on the search of the perfect affordable flooring for your home is what type of flooring you’re looking for. Hardwood, luxury vinyl, carpet, laminate, and tile are a few of the most popular flooring options to choose from, and each type of flooring offers some inexpensive and affordable options. Additionally, where the flooring can be installed depends on the type of flooring and its features, so it’s important to this in mind when shopping for new flooring that suits your budget.
Floor: Reaching Base Berber in in River Bottom by Resista Soft Style
Carpet is a popular flooring choice, especially for playrooms, bedrooms, and living rooms, where warmth and comfort are top of mind. While carpet and carpet padding range in price, there are certainly inexpensive carpet options on the market that look amazing. You can view some of these carpet options by shopping carpet here and choosing to view carpet options by cost. Want to find out more about the cost of carpet? Our carpet cost calculator tool will help you get a better idea of what to expect when shopping for carpet with a budget in mind.
Floor: Atlantic Towers in Hedgehog by Invincible H2O
Known for its visually appealing wood-look appearance, luxury vinyl offers a variety of features that other flooring options cannot. For example, many luxury vinyl products are water-resistant and have increased durability and stain-resistance. Comparatively speaking, luxury vinyl offers the best of both worlds – style and practicality. This is what makes it a cost-effective option, both in the short and long term.
If you’re looking to invest in flooring that lasts but is also affordable, luxury vinyl could be the best option for you. It’s also ideal for homes with kids and pets and can be installed in most areas of the home, including living rooms, bedrooms, offices, kitchens, and sometimes even basements. Find out more about our luxury vinyl flooring options here.
If you’re looking for a quick flooring fix rather than looking to start a new flooring upgrade, area rugs are an affordable flooring idea. They can enhance the look of a room and completely transform the way a space feels. Simply find an area rug that suits your design style and color scheme, and you’ll quickly be on your way to creating a stunning interior design. Here are a few area rugs that wow with their design, color, and unique visuals.
Rug: Ali in Rose by Kaleen
Rug: Cyrus in Ivory/Blue by Nourison
As you can see, it’s possible to achieve the flooring look you want while keeping in mind a tight budget. Just remember, start your flooring search early so you have plenty of time, consider where you want to install the floors, and think about the features that are most important to you. Once you’re ready, start shopping for flooring by checking out our selection of hardwood, luxury vinyl, carpet, and laminate.