Hard floorings vs. Carpet: Which is likely to bring up my Home Value?

Carpet vs hardwood flooring what's better?

Are you redecorating your home interior? You may be wondering whether its in your best interest to use hardwood floors or carpet for your home flooring. Some homeowners believe carpet is dead, but is that statement true.

That depends on who you ask but many americans are using hardwood floors and other hard floorings for interior designs than carpeting.

In fact, hard floorings ,such as hardwood floors, are more likely to pay for themselves than ratty looking carpet. When selling homes, home sellers are likely to boost their sales prices by 6% simple from having hardwood floors installed in their homes. A popular hard surface is bamboo flooring.

When homebuyers are searching for the perfect home, one of the first things they notice is the home flooring. Homebuyers don’t want to buy homes that are seen as fixer uppers. They want to buy homes ready for moving in upon purchase. Having nice flooring through out a home will help you home sell faster.

It is especially valuable to install hard floors in kitchen and master bathrooms because homeowners are most likely to buy a home based on the appearance of the kitchen and bathrooms within the home. The kitchen and bathroom areas are the first rooms home buyers really recall when making a final decision.

The ideal hard flooring is sleek in appearance and durable. Some great hard surface floorings are wood, ceramic tile , cork flooring, vinyl flooring and laminate flooring.

Nonetheless, carpet is still comfortable and very affordable. You can always have custom rugs created to complement your home interior design.

Let Jim Boyd’s Flooring America improve your flooring today with our high quality hardwood floors, custom rugs and alternative hard surface selections.

Here at Jim Boyd’s Flooring America we can help you select the best flooring for your interior design to increase your home value.

Come pick out your durable flooring  and carpet today. Here are samples of our home carpet and home flooring options.

For professional services and questions on home flooring installations or carpeting options, contact Jim Boyd’s Flooring America by calling 410-667-0620or click here today!

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Source:

http://realestate.msn.com/article.aspx?cp-documentid=13107875

http://www.styleathome.com/decorating-and-design/flooring/increase-your-home-s-value-with-hardwood-floors/a/41485

 

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