Spec Plan O: Flooring

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Spec Plan-O reviews flooring needs for your home. Specifiy your flooring type by room: hardwood floors, tile, carpet, stone, laminate and other flooring materials.

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spec planning: flooring

Spec Plan O: Flooring

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Identify the type of flooring by room:

— hardwood down
— carpet up
— tile kitchen and bath, etc.

  • Flooring materials include hardwood, vinyl covering, carpet, ceramic tile, and some specialized stone.
  • Ceramic tile may also be used for showers walls, bathroom vanities, kitchen back drops, and other areas of the home.

 

Visit our Home Improvement Directory for complete flooring information:


home lighting information
flooring photo notes
flooring topics
flooring gallery
home flooring shopping
view directory for more information
flooring (hardwood, laminate)
flooring (carpet, tile, stone)
storage downstairs

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spec planning: flooring

Getting Started

Step 1: develop the plan

  • take a completed draft of the flooring spec sheet to your architect or planner, who will can customize a remodeling plan or revise an existing plan that meets your specs.
  • use your spec sheet and floor plan to bid the construction project out to contractors
    flooring spec sheet

 

Step 2: get required building permits

 

Step 3: find pre-screened contractors and other service providers

find flooring contractors

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Helpful Tools

Some helpful forms for making remodeling decisions:

home improvement guide
home remodeling checklist
remodeling specification sheet
contractor evaluation form