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7 Reasons Area Rugs Rule

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At Flooring 101, we love area rugs! They are a stylish, budget-friendly way to elevate any room within your home. And we want you to love area rugs too! So that’s why we’re counting down the top 7 reasons you should have an area rug in your home.  Area rugs are affordable In comparison to…

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Introducing Roomvo: The Ultimate Flooring Visualizer

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When purchasing flooring or any home decor, there always exists a certain amount of uncertainty. How will it look? Will it match what I have? These are common questions that typically are not answerable until you put down your credit card and commit to whatever it is you’re considering. But what if there was a…

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Get to Know Our Featured Brands At Flooring 101

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Since 1971, the team at Flooring 101 has been providing you with quality products and fantastic service. As the premier flooring choice for Ventura, Kern, and Santa Barbara counties, we’re proud to have been serving you for over 50 years. With the most extensive inventory of Carpet, Hardwood Flooring, Laminate Flooring, Luxury Vinyl Tile, Ceramic…

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4 Eco-Friendly & Green Flooring Options for Your Home

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As interest in green living continues to soar, so do your home’s eco-friendly and green flooring options. In the past, eco-friendly flooring options were limited and often forced homeowners to decide between style and sustainability. But that’s in the past. These days, there is a wide range of trendy and attractive green flooring options that…

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Top Tips for Caring for Your Laminate Floors

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With its wide assortment of styles & budget-friendly offerings, laminate flooring long has been and remains a popular flooring option for homes. More than just a stylish flooring choice that offers affordability and longevity, laminate also is an incredibly low-maintenance material that can withstand the wear and tear associated with children, pets, and general living.…

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Your Guide To Home Office Flooring

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Of the many things forever changed by the coronavirus, working from home, for many, has become the new norm. As a result, having a serviceable home office has taken on an entirely new level of importance. What was once a place to visit in the evening hours to get some work done is now where…

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Let’s Talk About Retro-Look Flooring

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Flooring, much like fashion, is cyclical. Trends from days passed can become popular again without a moment’s notice, leaving parents and grandparents to look on with amazement as the stylings that were popular when they were young are very much in vogue. In relation to home design aesthetics, these sentiments are invariably true as each…

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The Best Flooring Options For Central California’s Climate

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With its sprawling coastline, stellar weather, and glitz and glam in abundance, who among us hasn’t done a little California dreaming? Whether you’re surfing in San Diego, sipping wine in the Napa Valley, or hitting the fancy shops on Rodeo Drive, California offers a great deal to homeowners and visitors alike.  For homeowners specifically, however,…

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What To Expect with Your Hardwood Flooring Installation

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Beautiful, durable, and low maintenance, the benefits of hardwood flooring are as legitimate as they are plentiful. An eternally stylish flooring option that is guaranteed to add value to any home, hardwood flooring has long been one of the most sought-after flooring options on the market. But unlike other flooring options, hardwood installation can be…

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Why Choose Hardwood Flooring?

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Hardwood floors have been a household staple for hundreds of years, and for a good reason. When it comes to flooring within your home, truly nothing beats the beauty, durability, lack of maintenance, and value-added by installing hardwood flooring. There’s a reason hardwood has been and remains one of the most popular flooring options on…

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