Shop Flooring & Floor Care

The Best Vinyl Plank Flooring Picks for Your Home May 5, 2022

Vinyl plank flooring is a modern miracle that gives homeowners the luxurious look and longevity of hardwood floors without the war …

How to Clean Hardwood Floors Jul 20, 2022

Learn how to care for hardwood floors by using these natural cleaners and following these simple tips.

Fun and Function Define This Interior Design Student’s Eclectic, Black-and-White Manhattan Studio 22 Photos

Carrie Carrollo is committed to contradictory decor in her playful New York City studio. And it all started with a set of black-an …

Flooring How-Tos

How to Paint a Faux Rug on a Hardwood Floor Jan 14, 2022

Learn how to stencil a patterned faux rug to add personality to a room or disguise a worn-out floor.

How to Clean Hardwood Floors Jul 20, 2022

Learn how to care for hardwood floors by using these natural cleaners and following these simple tips.

How to Clean Concrete Floors Oct 21, 2021

Cleaning outdoor concrete flooring is different from indoor concrete flooring. Here's how to remove dirt and mildew from both surf …

How to Remove a Tile Floor Oct 20, 2021

Follow these step-by-step instructions to remove an old bathroom tile floor.

Installing a Tile Floor Dec 9, 2021

Learn how to lay a stone or ceramic tile floor in a kitchen or bathroom.

How to Clean Vinyl Floors May 6, 2022

Remove dirt, scuffs and stains from vinyl floors with these easy cleaning and maintenance tips.

How to Install Snap-Together Laminate Flooring Jul 1, 2020

If you’re looking for budget-friendly flooring that stands up to kids and pets, laminate is a great option. Learn how to easily in …

How to Paint a Garage Floor With Epoxy Dec 15, 2021

By: Dylan Eastman

Using epoxy paint with terrazzo flakes on your garage floor will help prevent stains and deterioration, and the polished finish wi …

How to Paint a Gingham-Pattern Floor Sep 18, 2018

By: Jessica Dodell-Feder and Jodi Kahn

Follow these steps from HGTV Magazine to create this fun DIY painting project.

How to Install Underlayment and Laminate Flooring Sep 9, 2014

These step-by-step instructions will show you how to install underlayment and flooring to get beautiful laminate flooring in any r …

How to Install a Hardwood Floor Sep 9, 2014

DIY experts give step-by-step instructions on how to install hardwood floors in any room.

How to Install Tile Flooring Oct 9, 2018

The experts show how to remove old carpet and replace it with a tile floor.

How to Install Plywood Floor Tiles Sep 9, 2014

Plywood is an inexpensive flooring alternative. Use a single type of wood for a standard look or use particle board for a more pat …

Easy, Cheap and Green Cleaning Tips for Floors Sep 2, 2015

Make your floors look like new again with these simple techniques for cleaning tile, hardwood and vinyl.

How to Install Bamboo Flooring Sep 3, 2014

Eco-friendly bamboo flooring gives a bedroom warmth and sophistication. Lean how to install bamboo flooring and find more ways to …

Bathroom Face Lift Aug 18, 2014

Learn how to install a new ceramic tile floor.

Installing Laminate Flooring Sep 9, 2014

Installing a snap-together, floating laminate floor will give a room a beautiful new look.

Painting a Faux Area Rug Sep 5, 2014

Jazz up a plain concrete or wood floor by painting a geometric pattern that looks like an area rug.

How to Paint a Diamond Pattern on a Wood Floor Sep 9, 2014

Add a stylish touch to a room by painting a diamond pattern onto a wood floor.

Install Laminate Flooring Aug 31, 2014

Learn how to install durable and inexpensive laminate flooring — it's a snap.

Create an Outdoor Faux Rug Sep 7, 2014

A painted faux rug is easy to create and a simple way to brighten a patio.

Paint Hardwood Floors With a Pattern Sep 23, 2018

Breathe new life into old hardwood floors with a fresh coat of paint in an eye-catching pattern.

Make Your Own Floorcloth Nov 6, 2018

By: Shari Hiller

Learn how to "decorate" your floor by adding a floorcloth.

How to Fix a Squeaky Floor Aug 25, 2014

Keep it quiet with these troubleshooting tips.

Install Tongue-and-Groove Wood-Veneer Flooring Nov 6, 2018

No need for staples or glue with this "floating" floor. Just follow these step-by-step instructions.

How to Paint a Floor Covering Sep 30, 2014

Want to surround yourself with art? Don't forget about the floor. Follow these step-by-step instructions on how to paint a floor c …

Spice Up Concrete Floors With Painted Stripes Sep 23, 2018

Use garage floor paint to give tired concrete floors a bold, fresh, tri-colored update.

Installing Vinyl Flooring Oct 27, 2014

Today's vinyl can be easily installed as a DIY project.

Add Pizzazz to Plain Hardwood Floors With Paint Sep 23, 2018

Personalize basic hardwood floors with pattern, using proper preparation and simple painting steps.

Install Bamboo Floors Sep 15, 2014

Host Steve Watson shows homeowners how to install bamboo floors in their media room.

How to Refinish Hardwood Floors

It takes some elbow grease to refinish hardwood floors, but it's worth it. Hardwood floors add value to your home and provide a classic look that goes with any style.

How to Clean Ceramic Tile Floors

Make your ceramic tile look like new with these easy DIY cleaning tips.

Flooring Inspiration

The Latest on Flooring

Beautifully Designed 1905 Brooklyn Mansion 21 Photos

The Gale Mansion in Prospect Park South features five outdoor porches, stunning contemporary bedrooms, a formal dining room and ch …

Refined Rhode Island Mansion With Gilded Era Details 16 Photos

Every room in this stunning Newport Manor House features calming harbor views, contemporary details, walnut wood panels and elegan …

20 Bathroom Tile Designs With a Twist 20 Photos

There's nothing wrong with sticking with classic subway tiles and never-goes-out-of-style penny rounds. But if you're ready to bre …

10 Statement-Making Laundry Room Flooring Ideas 10 Photos

Every space in your home deserves to be beautiful, including the one covered in dirty clothes. Throw those piles in a hamper, and …

Our Fave Bathroom Tile Design Ideas 40 Photos

By: H. Camille Smith and Amy Azzarito

Tile is often the most used material in the bathroom, so choosing the right one is an easy way to kick up your bathroom's style. S …

Laminate Kitchen Floors 13 Photos

Durable laminate flooring is an inexpensive option available in styles that mimic hardwood and stone.

Linoleum Kitchen Floors 15 Photos

Enhance your kitchen's design with suddenly fashionable again linoleum flooring, an affordable, eco-friendly and durable option av …

Vinyl Kitchen Floors 20 Photos

A popular type of resilient flooring, vinyl is durable, low maintenance and easy on the budget. Vinyl floors are available in many …

Hardwood Kitchen Floors 25 Photos

Add warmth and timeless beauty to your kitchen with classic hardwood flooring which comes in a variety of wood species, designs an …

Bamboo Kitchen Floors 14 Photos

Harder than many types of wood, eco-friendly bamboo kitchen flooring come in tiles and planks and in a variety of styles and finis …

Tile Kitchen Floor Ideas 23 Photos

Available in many styles and finishes, durable tile flooring can complement any kitchen design from traditional to contemporary. T …

Must-See Kitchen Flooring Design and Material Ideas 30 Photos

There's no doubt the kitchen floor is the hardest working flooring in the house. Is yours up for the challenge? Discover material …

15 Kid-Friendly Flooring Ideas 15 Photos

By: Mina Hochberg

Don't underestimate the importance of flooring in a house with kids. Here are 15 ideas for kid-friendly flooring, from activity ru …

Fun and Function Define This Interior Design Student’s Eclectic, Black-and-White Manhattan Studio 22 Photos

Carrie Carrollo is committed to contradictory decor in her playful New York City studio. And it all started with a set of black-an …

20 Hexagon Tile Designs 20 Photos

Hexagon tiles work across many design styles and they bring a unique, geometric look to your design. Shape-up your space with thes …

Cork Flooring for Every Room 20 Photos

Eco-friendly cork flooring is a comfortable, noise-reducing option available in many styles just right for any space.

Easy, Cheap and Green Cleaning Tips for Floors 10 Photos

Show your floors some love. Extend the life and improve the appearance of the floors in your home with these simple efforts.

20 Head-Turning Tile Rug Ideas for Your Home 20 Photos

CAUTION: These high-style, tile rug designs may inspire your next weekend project... that may or may not involve ripping up your c …

20 Statement Floors That'll Stop You in Your Tracks 20 Photos

Start your design from the ground up with floors that will sweep you off your feet with their chic style, bold colors and intricat …

Everything You Need to Know About Trendy Cement Tile 20 Photos

Cement tile is definitely having a moment. But, we're not going to lie: There are some pros/cons to using these trendy tiles in yo …

White Modern Cottage Master Bedroom With Built-in Fireplace 9 Photos

This crisp, white bedroom provides a modern take on cottage style. The space features wide-plank wood floors, a soaring white bead …

Tranquil California Home Designed for Style, Comfort 30 Photos

Designed for a client with two young boys and three dogs in Newport Beach, Calif., this tranquil, transitional home from Brooke Wa …

Chevron Floor in Small Kitchen 8 Photos

A stunning chevron-patterned hardwood floor is just one of this transitional kitchen's many standout features. Joel Kelly maximize …

Flooring Options for Kitchens 6 Photos

Take a look at some of today's most popular kitchen flooring options.

10 Stunning Hardwood Flooring Options 10 Photos

You have many options when choosing a hardwood floor for your home. Get inspired by our top choices.

Unique Outdoor Flooring Ideas 7 Photos

Outdoor floors need love, too! Give them the custom treatment with paints, stains and overlays created specifically for exterior u …

Flooring Ideas for Bathrooms 10 Photos

You can be as creative or traditional as you want when choosing your bathroom flooring. From ceramic tiles to cement flooring and …

8 Flooring Trends to Try 8 Photos

By: Douglas Trattner

Don't forget about the floors when designing a room. Experts share different flooring trends that bring style and function to any …

12 Outdoor Flooring Ideas 12 Photos

Who says flooring is just for indoors? With stone, wood, concrete and more, your outdoor space can be just as fashionable as the i …

The Top 10 Eco-Friendly Flooring Ideas 10 Photos

By: Amanda Wills

Green is beautiful, and these floors prove it. Here are some ideas to add sustainable style to any room, on any budget.