What is Engineered Hardwood Flooring?

You know how those websites have to put the disclaimer in the intro to their webpage? I want to go ahead and get that out of the way: I absolutely love engineered hardwood flooring. My last house had it, my current house has it, and the house I am trying to get built right now will have it. Why? Because if we will buy a high-quality, well-constructed engineered floor (at a steep discount from ReallyCheapFloors.com) we will be happy with our purchase and its performance for decades. The purpose of this blog is to explain the different attributes and construction processes, which will allow you to select and purchase (hopefully from us) a floor that meets and exceeds your expectations. If know what you want, and just want to see what we got, then shop our engineered floors here....Read More

Cheap Small Bathroom Remodel Ideas

Nowhere in our home is the age of a room easier to see then in our bathrooms. Countertops, fixtures, paint, and flooring are continually reminding us that it is time for a freshening up! Let’s talk about making a cheap small bathroom remodel ideas today! The downside to renovating and remodeling a small bathroom is that it is absurdly expensive. You can build a new house in the neighborhood of $100 per square foot, updating a bathroom can easily cost double that. Yikes! In today’s blog, we are going to discuss how you can give your bathroom a partial facelift without breaking the bank. The most common recommended flooring products for bathrooms are ceramic tile, rolled sheet vinyl, hardwood, or luxury vinyl plank floors....Read More

The Best Flooring Options for House Flippers

When we started ReallyCheapFloors.com back in 2009, the Great Recession was in full swing. Almost everyone had been stung, including me. What we experienced changed our thoughts forever on what the differences were between wants and needs. We need a floor in our house, but we want that floor to be majestic! We need to save money on flooring, but we do not want junk. We can help with that! No customer is more price-conscious than you, the flipper. When we started this business, we immediately became popular with flippers and home builders, which has not changed. Why? Because: 1) You cannot buy wood flooring cheaper than we have it anywhere in the USA 2) You cannot get a better value than what we can offer. Being the cheapest is not hard on any given day. Being the cheapest and the most comp...Read More

What is the Best Flooring for a Residential Rental Property?

When I worked the sales floor for ReallyCheapFloors (before we upgraded to smarter and better-looking salespeople), I loved to work with rental homeowners and flippers. Why? Because it was so easy! With rentals, the #1 concern when picking out a floor is the price. After all, the reason we are in the rental business is to make money. And the best way to make money is not to spend it! Or at least save where you can, which is where ReallyCheapFloors.com comes into play. In this blog, we will not discuss flooring costs as much as we will flooring types and grades. My goal is to help you select the right floor for your home so that you get the BEST VALUE rather than the lowest price. A really cheap floor that needs to be replaced after each renter is not a good value. We need to save money ini...Read More

What are The Best Flooring Options for Restaurant Dining Rooms?

We get quite a few “What is the best flooring” questions, and all of them, like this one, will depend on essential criteria. I like to start with “how much money do you have? “Just kidding! That is my third question! First, we should outline what makes a specific flooring option good for restaurant dining rooms. The best dining room restaurant flooring options will have these features: A Hard Surface Floor Built for High Traffic Areas Resistant to Visual Wear & Tear Dent & Slip Resistant 100% Waterproof Sanitary & Easy to Clean Plenty of Color Options A Big Commercial Warranty...Read More

COREtec Pro Plus XL Enhanced HD

Welcome Ted’s Guide to Buying the Good Stuff! At ReallyCheapFloors, we are constantly looking for products that offer a combination of great value and desirable features. COREtec Pro Plus XL Enhanced HD has all the features one can ask for, while still keeping the price very competitive! We talk about COREtec as a company and manufacturer in our COREtec Blog here. COREtec Pro Plus XL Enhanced HD features 73” length 9” wide 20 mil Wear Layer Stone Polymer Core Construction Cork Backing...Read More

The Coronavirus and ReallyCheapFloors.com

What does the coronavirus mean to the flooring industry? How does it affect ReallyCheapFloors?How will it affect our customer’s ability to continue to save money on flooring?...Read More

Maple Hardwood Flooring

Frequently we get asked, “what is the best floor to buy?” What a doozy of a question! When considering your best floor option, qualities like hardness, price, and quality come into play. And sometimes, you want all of that, and more! That is where the wood species Maple comes in. Maple offers a different look than any other floor. Want a solid colored floor, without grain lines? Maple can do that. Want contemporary looks? Maple can do that. Want a rustic look, with varying shades of warm colors? Maple can do that! Oh, but you want those at a great value?! ReallyCheapFloors.com can do that! With Maple’s help, of course....Read More

Oak Hardwood Flooring

There are about 600 different species of oak. The vast majority of flooring that is sold in the United States is made from domestic Oak lumber. In today’s blog, we will discuss why Oak is so popular. I won’t talk about all these different types and the variations that come between species. I will cover red oak hardwood and white oak hardwood because these are the two big hitters in the flooring market. This information will hopefully give an explanation of why there is so much oak lumber in use for hardwood floors and why it’s so popular. At the end of this post, I list our oak hardwood flooring collections and deals....Read More

Hazel Creek & Mills River from COREtec

“May you live in interesting times”. This quote, generally attributed to being a Chinese curse, but probably made up by an English diplomat, insinuates that when things get interesting it is a bad thing.  Honestly, there hasn’t been much excitement in the flooring business in the last 25 years. That is about when laminate flooring was introduced, and what a run it had! More recently, LVP floors have made a big splash, and continue to do so. It seems like each year an industry leader like COREtec will introduce another breakthrough in the resilient business that firmly embeds the entire market in “interesting times”. Hazel Creek & Mills River are SPC Floors...Read More

Hickory Hardwood Flooring

Hickory hardwood flooring is definitely a favorite topic in the company meetings. That’s probably because customers that buy Hickory floors tend to be the most satisfied customers that we have. Also here at ReallyCheapFloors, we are one of the largest liquidators of Hickory in the country. Go to our hickory page through the following link if you are looking for the best hickory flooring deals in the US. First, let’s look at Hickory in a more technical fashion then dive into what is really important about shopping for hickory hardwood in general. Types of Hickory Hardwood Let’s talk Hickory. Hickory, or Carya genus, is made up of 2 different groups: True Hickory, and Pecan Hickory. These two main groups have eight trees shared evenly between them. There are 4 trees producing lum...Read More

COREtec Flooring by US Floors

The flooring market, especially the resilient category, has experienced several new advances in available flooring products, and no company has had a bigger impact than US Floors with their COREtec suite of flooring products. If you ever wanted to know where to get the best information on luxury vinyl plank or the best pricing on luxury vinyl you found the right place....Read More