Between the sprawling homes across Marin County and the copious office buildings, there’s a lot of folks looking for cushy carpet or polished flooring. We’ve got you covered with this list of the best of the best. The 2023 readers’ choice Best of the County winner is Rafael Floors (pictured above). For the rest of the Marin Magazine‘s Best of Marin County Flooring picks see below.
Our 2023 Home & Design category sponsor is Headlands Preparatory School.
The array of styles and colors found in Architectural Design Carpet’s collection of rugs is more than impressive. Whether you need to cover an entire office floor or put something cheerful in your hallway, stop by their showroom. Hours are Monday through Friday 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
1111 Francisco Blvd E #3, San Rafael, 415.458.1717
City Carpets offers a unique experience for those that prefer to do their shopping from home. Their 3D online showroom lets you see what bedroom rug you’re interested in from the comfort of your sofa. Hours are Monday through Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Sunday 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
555 Francisco Blvd E, San Rafael, 415.726.2882
From laminate flooring to natural stone tiles, the Floor Store has you covered. Stop by for a free design consultation, and their experts will give you advice on style and color while making sure whatever you choose matches your needs and lifestyle. Hours are Monday through Friday 9 a.m. – 6 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m. – 5:30 p.m., Sunday 11 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
523 Francisco Blvd E, San Rafael, 415.233.7063
With their wide selection of wood samples from Mullican, Mannington, Shaw and more, Rafael Floors brings some of the best in brand names to Marin. They’ve got all your trendier options like nylon carpets right alongside classic choices like bamboo flooring. Hours are Monday through Friday 9 a.m. – 4 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
822 Francisco Blvd W, San Rafael, 415.456.3656
Ken’s Carpets & Flooring is part of the International Design Guild, providing high quality service and luxury products. Alongside their thousands of carpeting samples, they also have the option to let you create your own custom rug. Hours are Monday through Friday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
1914 4th St, San Rafael, 415.454.5367