We take pride in our knowledge of our flooring products. We strive to give you the best quality information for each situation, and if we don't know the answers? We can can always find a solution together.
Honesty is the best policy!
We offer all of our customers to bring home their flooring samples, the lighting in everyone's home differs greatly, putting the samples on your floor will allow the flooring to show its true colors.
We also offer our customers free measurements and estimates, visiting your home, seeing what condition your sub floor is in and taking accurate measurements is essential to getting the correct amount of flooring per room. We figure your square footage and itemize all the products you are being charged for on your estimate, NO HIDDEN FEES. Once you agree to your product choices we will order all your products for you. Mark's Floors provides the material and you may hire your own installer or we can arrange an install date with our independent installers, if you choose to install yourself, you can call us with questions if you get stuck.
We love our customers and we look forward to the many years of business to come.
From luxurious and elegant to casual and comfy, carpet can give a space an entirely different feel, just by changing the style of carpet.
Carpet provides comfort, warmth, and is safer to use on stair steps as well.
After all, there is nothing better than waking up and sinking your
toes into a luxuriously soft carpet. What's not to love?
Come check out these brands at our store!
(See our carpet cleaning guide at the bottom of the page!)
Luxury Vinyl is a great choice for anyone
who wants low maintenance, easy to clean, scratch resistant, and WATERPROOF floors. Perfect for all families big or small!
Luxury Vinyl Tile - Stone, wood and geometric looks for endless design possibilities
Luxury Vinyl Plank - Scratch and dent-resistant planks featuring natural hardwood or stone styles with depth and texture.
Both Luxury Vinyl Plank and Tile allow you to express your style in all spaces of your home.
(Cleaning guide at the bottom of the page!)
Check out these brands with us at your next visit
the list goes on!
Pre-finished solid and engineered hardwood floors allow you to get the highest quality finish and unique designer looks that will look amazing with your home's unique style.
Home environment is something to consider when buying wood flooring, rooms should be kept at a consistent temperature of
55-80 degrees, hardwood becoming too cold may show signs of gaping, check or cracks on the face of your flooring, squeaks and other noises will be more likely.
On the other hand hardwood kept at too high of a temperature can lead to the presence of swelling, cupping of the planks, and possibly come loose from the subfloor
Mark's Floors carries a variety of wood species, color, and price ranges as well.
We only carry the best of the best for our customers
The Masters Craft
Unique and beautiful, modern
One of the many advantages of tile is how easy it is to keep clean. There is no need for harsh detergents, powders, or chemical cleaners. Tile is also hypoallergenic, perfect for people who suffer from allergies you can rest assured that tile is not host to mold, germs, dust mites, or bacteria, just make sure you are keeping up with your scheduled cleanings!
We have wonderful brands such as
Ever thought of your dream shower? The perfect size, colors, shelves or inset niches? Or maybe putting in a bench seat with heat inside so you are nice and warm?
Well here at Mark's Floors we sell the Schluter System, the system to make all your shower dreams come true!
There are so many options when it comes to showers, but sometimes the pre-set ones just don't cut it! With Schluters award winning waterproof system in hand, we can work together in making your shower and picking the tiles and accent pieces that go inside, we can even use Schluters Ditra Heat in your shower floor and bench!
Come in today and we will tell you all you need to know!
Use floor protectors on furniture to reduce indentation. The heavier the item, the wider the floor protector needed.
Avoid using detergents such as dish soap, there could be residue or a film left behind, if not rinsed completely the left behind particles will attract more dirt and stick to the surface.
Hardwood - Avoid using water and vinegar, soap-based cleaners, wax or steam cleaners on your hardwood floors. Vinegar and water actually dull the floor’s finish over time, while soap and wax leave residue. Steam cleaners put heat and excessive water on your floor, which can lead to cupping and long-term damage. Dust first, then use a wood mineral cleaning solution to help your flooring stay clean and refreshed.
Luxury Vinyl - Sweep or vacuum regularly (beader bar off) occasional cleaning with Armstrong's Once n' Done or vinegar and water do the trick.
Porcelain & Ceramic - Floors and walls can simply be washed using warm water and a normal neutral household cleaner
Grout - vinegar or hydrogen peroxide is an excellent ally in the fight against dirt: diluted with a little water and left to act for five minutes, it should be removed with a cloth dipped in hot water or for tough dirt scrub with a toothbrush or grout cleaning brush.
Carpet - Vacuum your carpet regularly to prevent soil from embedding itself in the pile.
Adjustable Height — Use the highest setting where appropriate.
Efficient Airflow — Avoid vacuums with very concentrated or sealed suction.
Large Wheels — A vacuum with large wheels is easier to move across soft carpeting. Professional cleaning every 12 to 18 months.
SELECTING THE RIGHT VACUUM
When selecting the right vacuum, adjustable height is the most important feature to consider. This enables the machine to be used on a wide variety of carpet constructions. If your vacuum is set too high above the carpet surface, the vacuum can’t attract the gritty soil below. If the setting is too low, the vacuum’s beater bar or brushes can “fuzz” the carpet’s surface, causing it to look worn or frayed. CONSIDER YOUR SOFT CARPET TYPE: HIGH PILE AND PREMIUM SOFT CARPET. Avoid vacuums with very concentrated or sealed suction. Your vacuum should glide easily across the carpet, making large wheels the best choice. Use the highest adjustable height setting where appropriate. THICK LOOP, CASUAL FRIEZE OR LONG PILE CARPET You may need to completely disengage the beater bar and vacuum with suction only. ALL OTHER CARPET CONSTRUCTIONS Use a vacuum with a rotating brush or beater bar. Change the bags often, and check the beater bars for burs and gouges to prevent damage to the surface of the carpet. If you are unsure about the proper height setting, use an inconspicuous place like a closet to test your vacuum. Its beater bar or brush should just lightly touch your carpet surface.
-Mohawk Vacuum Buying Guide
Ceramic or Porcelain tiles and grout joints in your shower are not enough to make your shower waterproof, and must be installed in conjunction with a waterproofing system that effectively manages moisture and prevents mold growth.
The Schluter System is an assembly of products that work together in making your shower fully bonded and watertight for tiled showers. The Schluter®-Shower System eliminates the risk of failures due to water and vapor penetration. From drains to shower benches to waterproofing pipe seals, The Schluter System brings everything you need together to ensure a dependable and waterproof installation.
Mark's Floors offers binding!
Binding is typically the easiest and least expensive method of finishing a carpet edge. Binding the edge of a carpet involves wrapping a strip of fabric around the edge of the carpet and stitching it in place. The process is done by a binding machine.
Have a piece of carpet you love but doesn't have that finishing touch? Bring the piece to us! We will choose a binding color and put that finishing touch you are looking for!
When we first opened the store we had the newspaper announce us in their article! "Greater Shelbyville Chamber of Commerce members held a ribbon cutting ceremony for one of Shelbyville’s newest businesses – Mark’s Floors, located on West Rt. 16 immediately south of the Shelby County Airport. With 25 years of experience in the flooring industry, Mark Nugent, along with his wife, Debbie, offer a wide variety of carpet, vinyl, hardwood, laminate and tile products"
Since we have opened we have been in business 6 years, going on 7 now, have built a bigger warehouse and have 2 showrooms full of product samples, along with more employees. Mark and family can't wait for you to stop in!
Jazzy is a 4 year old Terrier, Schnauzer, Poodle, Cocker Spaniel mix!
She has been coming to work everyday with the family since she was a puppy.
She has even been in our very own commercial!
Jazzy is our official greeter, when you come into Mark's Floors, Jazzy will be the first to greet you at the door and sit by your side while you are deciding on your flooring choices.
She also wants you to know she truly enjoys Milk Bones!
For estimates, measurements, or any questions you may have, please contact us at your convenience.
We look forward to meeting you soon.
1298 North 1600 East Rd, Shelbyville, Illinois 62565, United States
Monday - 9AM-5PM
Tuesday - 9AM-5PM
Wednesday - 9AM-5PM
Thursday - 9AM-5PM
Friday - 9AM-5PM
Saturday - 9AM-1PM
Sunday - Closed