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Fall in Love with Vinyl


Some people hear the word “vinyl” and immediately remember bright linoleum filled kitchens with floral patterns, dated colors, and unrealistic textures. This is not your grandma’s vinyl. Get ready for a new relationship with modern vinyl flooring! Crushing on Karndean Kaleidoscope This geometric vinyl design from Karndean Flooring features realistic wood grans in modern neutral […]

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Water Damage 101


Water damage can be a home owner’s worst nightmare.  From leaky faucets to flooding, damage is often swift and has serious consequences. In Eastman’s Carpet and Flooring’s newest guide, we’ll review the causes, signs, and restoration to help inform, protect, and restore your life after water damage. Whether you think your floors might be damaged […]

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Maximize with Molding


Once you’ve decided what type of new flooring to put in your home you’ll need to consider transition molding. Molding and trim can make an impression and it’s a critical detail that often gets overlooked, yet adds a distinguishing feel of a well-designed room. Below are some of the common type of moldings and distinct […]

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Employee Spotlight – Tom Crews


Tom Crews grew up in the community of Kinston, NC in Lenoir County where its rich history reflects its early foundation.  Tom attributes his positive attitude to his upbringing and being surrounded in an environment where family has always been important.  He loves spending time with his mom and family every chance he gets. Tom’s […]

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Dangers Lurking in a Dirty Floor


We all have busy lives.  Getting children to and from school, meeting deadlines at work, and many other demands pull on our attention and time.   With more activity than time, it’s easy to clean tables and countertops and let the floors go for “next time.” Dirt and debris gets tracked into homes on our shoes […]

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World Style Tour


Home décor is a form of personal expression.  It is typically reflective of location, lifestyle and sentiment. While mixing old and new is a time-honored tradition, some style choices are so ingrained in a particular region they have become synonymous with an area, culture or people. What makes a house a home is the unique […]

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