Reclaimed Wood vs. Antique Wood vs. Sustainable Wood

Many first time homeowners set out to redo the floors in their home and soon learn that there are many different types of flooring selections to choose from. Our beautiful Long Island E_M showroom is set up specifically so that our flooring specialists can work with each customer to present flooring samples and explain the unique attributes of each. We offer only the highest grade products which is why many service interior designers and architects also choose to work with us. Not only do we offer flooring solutions, but we also offer floor remodeling and repairs, which are an easy way to uplift the look of a room and increase the perceived value of your home. Continue reading


Using Ash Flooring to Achieve a Contemporary Look

There are many flooring options to select from, but we have found that visitors to our Long Island showroom have been turning to ash when updating their homes. It’s a perfect contemporary flooring solution for areas like kitchens or great rooms that have open floor plans or need a lighter look to give a feeling of spaciousness. We have seen that more interior designers are suggesting this option for homeowners who may have used more traditional options in the past, and are seeking wood flooring that can really help a room stand out.

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Benefits of Waterproof Flooring for Kitchens and Bathrooms

When building or remodeling your home, it’s essential to consider what type of flooring to select for your bathroom and kitchen. Since these are high traffic areas, waterproof options are usually considered the best choice. When you meet with our Long Island flooring specialists, they are happy to walk you through the various benefits this type of special flooring offers before you make your final decision and have your floor installed.

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Hardwood Flooring Species Spotlight – Mesquite

When customers visit our Long Island showroom, they are often surprised by the wide variety of flooring choices. Before deciding on the best option for their home, our flooring specialists showcase the options that will best fit their needs. Sometimes people who come in for a more contemporary look find themselves instead drawn to Mesquite. This is a type of wood that can give a rustic, yet charming look and adds personality to the look of any room. Many people are under the impression that this is a new offering, when in reality it has been a favorite choice of some of our repeat customers for a long time. Continue reading


Happy New Year From E_M Custom Flooring

From all of us at E_M Custom Flooring & Installations,

Happy New Year!

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Happy Holidays From E_M Custom Flooring

From all of us at E_M Custom Flooring & Installations,

Happy Holidays!

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Wide Plank Flooring Installation

Our team recently completed a wide plank flooring installation in a beautiful Long Island home. This house already had a large open floorplan, and the wide plank flooring made it feel even more spacious.

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E_M Trusted Flooring Products – LOBA

At E_M Custom Flooring & Installations, we proudly apply floor finishing products from the most trusted brands in the industry.

Today we are putting the spotlight on LOBA. Our flooring experts have applied LOBA’S high-quality flooring products to hardwood flooring installations throughout Long Island.

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Flooring Project in Montauk

Our team recently completed a flooring project in a stunning Montauk home. We created a warm, spacious aesthetic using Bona’s professional flooring products.

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Adding Texture to Your Hardwood Flooring

Textured hardwood flooring is trending, becoming popular for homeowners throughout Long Island. Our custom flooring installation experts recently completed a unique project, adding texture with a specialized wire-brush attachment. This process really opens up the soft grain within the three’s growth rings.

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