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FranchiseWire: Footprints Floors Franchise Owners Help Homeowners Prevent Costly Mistakes

Footprints Floors Answers the Question: Should You DIY or Hire a Professional for a Flooring Project?

By 1851 Staff1851 Staff Contributions
SPONSORED 2:14PM 10/13/22

Many homeowners elect to do DIY renovations themselves instead of hiring a trained contractor. While do-it-yourself (DIY) methods empower people to save money and learn new skills, installing new floors may not be the time for this type of project. Footprints Floors, the 150-plus-unit flooring franchise, says as tempting as it may be to make a floor installation a DIY project, this work should be entrusted to a team of professionals.

Installing floors is as much an art as it is a trade. It’s not just about securing the appropriate materials and using the right tools — it’s also about seeing the process through from start to finish. DIY-flooring installations gone wrong can result in needless frustration and a loss of time and money.

When a Footprints Floors employee meets someone who took the DIY route and now has to take the DIA (do-it-again) route, they don’t judge or criticize; instead, they do whatever they can to support their customer.

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