White tile floor clean condition with grid line for background.One of the easiest ways to upgrade your home is by improving flooring. And, as any realtor worth their salt will attest, one of the best returns on home improvement investments is anything related to the kitchen. In this blog post, we examine various options available to homeowners who want to improve the value and appearance of their homes by upgrading their floors.



Spacious, contemporary upscale home kitchen interior with wood cabinets and floors, concrete countertops, accent lighting, television & stainless steel appliances including double oven, refrigerator and vent hoodDurable hardwoods add value to your home. If you don’t mind paying a premium, opt for this option, which features striking natural colors and richly-detailed grain patterns. Another benefit in hardwood is the neutrality offered by timeless design. From tropical to traditional, minimalistic modern to wide-plank shabby chic, if you install for one style today, hardwoods are versatile enough to work even when trends change down the road.

Luxury Vinyl 

PVC Polymer Vinyl sample for customers to choose the floor design within the copy spaceOnce an oxymoron, this type of flooring helps homeowners achieve a high-end look without the associated price tag. Many collections capture the realism of beautiful, natural stone and ceramic, while providing a soft surface that’s easy on the feet. Luxury vinyl plank also subs for real hardwood, as it comes in a variety of colors and textures – all of which are waterproof.Vinyl sheet – Innovative print technology enables vinyl makers to capture the look of other more expensive surfaces such as stone and hardwood. These products are not only less expensive than their authentic counterparts but afford high durability and superior stain protection.

Laminate home repair. portrait of woman choosing wood laminated flooring in shop.

A far cry from sparkly versions made popular in the 1970s, attractive, low-maintenance laminate is durable and versatile. Laminate options today are also highly durable, offering the look of real wood and stone at a fraction of the cost.

Vinyl Tile

Vinyl Tile FlooringEasy to install vinyl tiles come in wide variety of patterns and styles. Featuring a long-lasting finish that resists scratches and scuffs, as well as a protective layer that guards against rips, tears and gouging, this option is good for do-it-yourselfers who don’t mind the extra effort required to keep moisture from settling in cracks.

CarpetStylish rug with dots on floor in kitchen

Okay, so carpeting kitchens are bathrooms is questionable. But myriad modern options exist for throw rugs, which are a wonderful way to warm a space while making sure it remains functional as well as stain resistant.

If home improvement matters to you and you live in the Treasure Valley, consider hiring us to clean your windows and gutters. We would love to help protect your most important investment!

About Elliott Window Cleaning in Meridian, Idaho

Male professional cleaning service worker in overalls cleans the windows and shop windows of a store with special equipment.We established Elliott Window Cleaning in 2019. But our history runs much deeper. In fact, this family owned, and operated business began in Hood River, Oregon in 1984, where Monty Elliott learned the window cleaning trade from his father. Over the years, Monty has always washed windows – whether it was on the side or as a full-time business. In 2019, Monty and his oldest son, Cody, decided to begin serving the Treasure Valley once again. As a result, all four family members spend their time running the most reliable, friendly, and thorough window cleaning company in the Treasure Valley. At Elliott Window Cleaning, we build trust with each customer and strive to provide an elite experience. For a free, no-obligation quote, call today Call: (208) 600-3154.