Presentation on theme: "Floor Treatments: Begin on page 279. Outline the pros and cons of each flooring treatment. Flooring MaterialsFloor Coverings Wood floors Tile floors (Ceramic,"— Presentation transcript:
Floor Treatments: Begin on page 279. Outline the pros and cons of each flooring treatment. Flooring MaterialsFloor Coverings Wood floors Tile floors (Ceramic, Porcelain, Quarry) Concrete Natural stone Brick Soft floor coverings (Carpet, Rugs, Pads/cushions) Resilient floor coverings (Vinyl, Laminate)
TILE FLOORS (fired clay or natural stone) PROS Wide range of sizes, colors, finishes, and patterns Durable Easy to clean Feels cool to the touch CONS Slippery when wet May need to be sealed Grout difficult to clean.
Soft Floor Coverings (carpets and rugs; usually made of nylon or olefin) PROS Insulate cold floors Provide sound control Comfortable to walk on Add color and texture CONS Show wear Hard and/or expensive to clean.
The formula for calculating square footage to determine amount of flooring is L x W = square yards needed 9 (square feet)
Calculate the number of square yards needed. Living room that is 18’ x 20’ ▫YOU WOULD NEED 40 Sq. Yards. Bedroom 12’ x 12’ ▫YOU WOULD NEED 16 Sq. Yards. Bathroom 9’ x 13’ ▫YOU WOULD NEED 13 Sq. Yards. Bonus room 21’ x 25’ ▫YOU WOULD NEED 59 Sq. Yards.
Calculate the cost of each flooring If you purchase 28 yards of carpet at $13.99/yard how much will you spend? ▫$391.72 How much would it cost to put vinyl down at $22.00/yard in a kitchen that measures 14 x 18? ▫$616.00
Provide this information for each room Bathroom: 8’ X 4’6” Total Amount of Flooring Needed: 36 square feet or 4 square yards Recommendation: Vinyl tile because it is nonabsorbent, durable, and easy to maintain. Choice: Style Selections 12" x 12" Arctic White Stone Finish Vinyl Tile @ $1.98 per tile Total Cost: $36.00
Warm-up and Review 1.What is the EPA? 2.Write the colors on the color wheel in order. 3.Give an example of a color triad from the color wheel. 4.Draw and example of formal balance. 5.Define: Monochromatic Neutral Complementary Analogous
Warm-up REVIEW What does each abbreviation mean? 1.CPSC 2.HUD 3.ADA Solve the problem 1.You earn $27,000/year and your spouse earns $48,000/year. What is the maximum purchase price for a house you can afford? 2.You earn $10.50/hour and work a 40 hour work week. What is the maximum amount of rent you can afford? 3.Your house is appraised at $168,000 and your principle is $87,000. How much equity do you have in your home?
Questions to Consider What is the daily traffic pattern in this room? Who uses this room? Adults only, Children What activities are conducted here? Cooking, Sleeping, Family gathering place, Messy hobbies and activities, Entertaining Is softness underfoot important? Do people lie around on the floor to watch TV and play? Is sound proofing important? Is easy maintenance a consideration?
Provide this information for each room Master Bath 1: 10’ X 10’ Total Amount of Flooring Needed: 100 square feet or 12 square yards Recommendation: Vinyl tile because it is nonabsorbent, durable, and easy to maintain. Choice: Style Selections 18" x 18" Arctic White Stone Finish Vinyl Tile @ $1.98 per tile Total Cost: $95.04