For over 74 years, Floor Craft has built a solid reputation for quality products and services. They are the oldest floor covering store in Colorado Springs, established in 1942 by Lawrence (Larry) Strauch and George Hendrickson.
In 1953, Strauch bought his partner’s share of the business and renamed it Floor Craft. In 1977, Larry’s son, Bob Strauch, took over the business. He had been working for the company since 1954. Bob and his wife, Sheila, ran Floor Craft for 21 years. In 1998, when Bob and Sheila retired, Floor Craft was handed down to their four children. Bob and Sheila’s son, Mark Strauch, bought out his siblings over the next few years and is now the sole owner of Floor Craft. Mark worked his way up through the company, starting as a 13 year old warehouse employee. He went on to serve his floor installation apprenticeship at the age of 15.
In the late 90’s, Floor Craft became affiliated with the buying group, CarpetsPlus COLORTILE, thus becoming one of the charter members in what has proven to be a long, fruitful relationship.
Floor Craft relocated to 5855 N. Academy Blvd. in 2003, more than doubling its showroom and warehouse space. This enabled Floor Craft to provide a larger selection of product displays and samples and a more extensive selection of stocking items on location.
The company is on its third generation of ownership and has been continuously operating for over 70 years. This success is attributed to the great clients and long-term employees of Floor Craft.
Showroom and Services
Floor Craft specializes in all types of residential and commercial flooring, including carpet, area rugs, tile, hardwood, laminate, vinyl and cork. Plus, they carry many floor care products to keep your floor looking new.
With over 300 rolls of carpet and vinyl in stock, as well as many kinds of tile, they can provide professional installation quickly and efficiently. All workmanship is guaranteed.
Need an idea? Inside their beautiful showroom you will find custom tile shower vignettes as well as many different installed floors to help you visualize the way it would look in your home.
When you visit their showroom one of their expert staff members will guide you to the floor you’ll love for years to come. They have a combined over 170 years of extensive product knowledge and are trained in the latest products and fashion trends.
Need an estimate? Call them today for a free, no obligation pre-measure and quote. They also offer financing with approved credit and free local delivery.
Floor Craft was honored to receive the 2008 and 2013 CarpetsPlus COLORTILE Retailer of the Year. Floor Craft has also earned many other awards over the years. Mark is also a valued member of the CarpetsPlus COLORTILE Advisory Board.
Community Affiliations and Involvement
Floor Craft is a member of the Colorado Springs Chamber of Commerce and is a Better Business Bureau Accredited Business with an A+ rating.
We sincerely thank you for your business and will strive to continue to earn your loyalty.