Economic times, good or bad, come and go in cycles, but life goes on, as they say. While we may have to make adjustments to our budgets, we always need to maintain our homes in decent livable condition, and the key to having what you need and enjoying it is to make the right choices. Also, these are the times when competition is ramped up and many good deals are out there for the taking. It’s a buyer’s market in many, many areas.

It is very important to do your homework and make decisions that give you the best bang for your buck and will add to the value of your property. One area where this is especially true is with flooring products, as there is such a wide range of choices and prices. You want to make sure that you are happy with what you end up selecting and minimize the chances of having “flooring remorse.” This can especially be true with the current popularity of vinyl flooring.

Vinyl has been very popular for the last few years due to being extremely durable, easy to install, and available in a variety of wood and stone colors. It can be a great choice if you know what you are getting. However, it is important to know that vinyl lacks the luxurious feel and walk-on quality of wood flooring. It’s true: There is nothing like the real thing. Even more important is that the cost of going from vinyl to wood may not be as big of a stretch for your budget as you may think.

A good place to start your research is by attending Kahala Floors’ seminar Great Flooring 101. After a hiatus of its live seminars for the last two-plus years, Kahala Floors is proud to announce the return of these extremely informative sessions — the next one is at 10 a.m. on July 22 — in our showroom at 1524 S. King St. The 90-minute session will walk you through flooring choices, highlighting pros and cons of each. Not only will you leave with so much good information, but attendees will also receive a free gift and special sale pricing on all materials and labor. Seating is very limited, so please call 808-847-7711 today.

CONTACT 808-847-7711
ADDRESS 1540 S. King St. Ste. A, Honolulu