's® Flooring Installation Guides a Money-Saver in Tough Economic Times

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LAS VEGAS, NV – Already the largest flooring information website in the world,® – The Web's Flooring Authority™ – has added handy installation guides to its 10,000 pages of unique content. By using the guides, do–it–yourselfers can save on the considerable expense of hiring a professional installer.

"From day one, has been about helping flooring consumers make informed decisions and save money," said founder and CEO Damien Patton. "We offer a free resource to help people make educated flooring purchases and add value to their homes in a troubled market."

Floor buyers and homeowners can benefit from the following features:

  • Flooring Estimator Tool: An easy–to–use online tool for calculating the area, cost and waste factor of any new floor.
  • "Ask A Pro" Live Chat: Just click on the Ask–A–Pro button and type in your flooring question for a real–time response.
  • "Find A Local" Directory: Find retailers, installers and cleaners who are conveniently located to you.
  • "Friendly Flooring" section: People who have special requirements for their flooring can get very specific information here and make the best purchase decision.
  • Guides & Checklists: Thorough guides for buying and installing flooring as well as handy checklists to help with your purchase.
  • Installation Videos: Save money by seeing how you can "do it yourself."
  • Discussion Forums: Ask questions or join the discussion on a wide range of flooring topics.
  • Encyclopedic Information: With over 10,000 pages of flooring information, can save you time, hassles and money.

"With the information and online tools we offer, people can really come out in front," said Patton. "They can add value to their homes by buying the most appropriate, cost–effective flooring for them. And, obviously, with our free floor guides and tutorials, can help them save money at the point of purchase. It's been designed to be a very user–friendly site and now we see it as a hedge against these difficult economic times."




November 17, 2008

Adrian Zupp
Media Officer
Ph: 702.242.9663

About is striving to be the world's largest floor covering information site and social community. The site is a free resource for consumers as well as flooring professionals on all subjects related to flooring. The site also provides interactive tools for the flooring do–it–yourselfer and professional alike. is proud to be working towards becoming Section 508 compliant and a fully accessible site for all visitors.