Flooring Types

Quick-Click Flooring Guide
Flooring types and options can be mind-boggling at best. How do you wade through all of those choices and make the best decision for your family?

Well, finally a comprehensive, all-in-one-place,
Green Flooring Guide is here!

We'll look at nearly ALL flooring options, green and not-so-green alike, and you can make your final decision
after you have the information you need.

Flooring Options

Floor types will be listed in groupings, with similar categories together. Simply click on whatever page interests you.

Bamboo Hardwood Flooring
What is Bamboo? Pros and Cons of Bamboo Flooring
Bamboo Wood Floors
Different styles and types of Bamboo floors
Hardwood Flooring
Types of hardwood flooring
Hardwood Floors
Which is best? Pre-finished or Unfinished hardwood floors?
Reclaimed Wood Floor
What is reclaimed wood? Where can I find it?
Natural Cork Floor
History and benefits of cork flooring
Cork Floor Tile
Cork Floor care, cleaning and companies
Carpet: Natural or Traditional?
What you really MUST know before you decide on carpeting
for your home.
Green Carpet
Types of green carpeting
Pros and Cons of green carpet
Laminate Flooring
Benefits and drawbacks of laminate flooring
Linoleum Flooring
Pros and Cons of natural linoleum
Stone Flooring
Pros and Cons of stone flooring
Various kinds of stone floors
Tile Flooring: Pros and Cons
Types of Floor Tile
Vinyl Flooring
Pros and Cons of vinyl flooring
Varieties of vinyl floors
Nearly all of the above choices of flooring, with the possible exceptions of laminate, vinyl, and traditional carpeting, may be considered green flooring.

It's up to you to decide what you like, if you have local access to the materials, and what will provide your family with the comfort and value you expect.

The fact that there are so many healthy, green flooring options is a huge step in the right direction!

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