Area Rugs

Our selection of area rugs offers the perfect combination of beauty, maintenance and durability. With hundreds of unique colors and patterns, you are sure to find the perfect look to coordinate with your decor.

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Laminate Flooring

Our selection of laminate flooring offers the perfect combination of beauty, maintenance and durability. With hundreds of unique colors and patterns, you are sure to find the perfect look to coordinate with your decor.

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Mats/Runners

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Vinyl/Resilient

Our selection of vinyl sheet flooring offers the perfect combination of beauty, maintenance and durability. With hundreds of unique colors and patterns, you are sure to find the perfect look to coordinate with your decor.

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Wood Flooring

Our selection of wood flooring offers the perfect combination of beauty, maintenance and durability. With hundreds of unique colors and patterns, you are sure to find the perfect look to coordinate with your decor.

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Welcome

Architectural Design Carpets
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Looking for a local flooring and carpet store in San Rafael? Architectural Design Carpets has a wide selection of the highest quality flooring, area rugs, carpeting, ceramic/porcelain, cleaning/restoration, countertop/surfaces, flooring accessories, laminate flooring, lvt/lvp, mats/runners, specialty floors, vinyl/resilient, wood flooring, and more at the best possible prices.

Conveniently located in San Rafael, CA, Architectural Design Carpets has an experienced and knowledgeable staff who will help you through every stage of selecting the right flooring for your home or office.

Whether you need a new area rugs or carpeting or ceramic/porcelain or cleaning/restoration, our friendly flooring experts will help you find exactly what you need to fit your lifestyle, home decor, and budget. Come visit our San Rafael showroom!

Visit our help center to find "how to" information, decorating tips, cleaning instructions, educational links, FAQ's and more.

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    What's New

    Restoration Collection® laminate flooring

    What a peaceful retreat! This bathroom is quite the refreshing space, featuring our Restoration Collection® laminate flooring in Fair Haven—ideal for bathrooms because it includes our SpillShield® Waterproof Warranty. Shown in Color: Brushed Natural....

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    Prospect Park hardwood flooring

    Now available in stores: our Prospect Park hardwood flooring, shown in Color: Arch. Inspired by the pre-war architecture of New York City in the 1920s, it uses subtle, muted colors and multiple stain layers to achieve the feel of high-end, luxury living....

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    Carrara luxury vinyl sheet

    Now available in stores, our new Carrara luxury vinyl sheet pattern features a 12” marble hexagon, giving it a trendy update on a classic style. This incredibly realistic visual is sure to add luxury to your home. Shown in Color: Pearl....

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    Anthem celebrates the beauty of the great American hardwoods

    Anybody up for a road trip? If not, then check out our Anthem Plus laminate. Anthem celebrates the beauty of the great American hardwoods but in a much more affordable laminate option. This laminate features embossed in register texture which means what you see is what you feel. So save some gas ...

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    Aged Barnbeam - Serenity Collection

    Are you looking for the perfect floating floor for your home or business? Our Serenity Collection will add the perfect finishing touch to any space. Cork floors are environmentally friendly yet durable enough to handle decades of foot traffic! We create these stunning floors using a digital printing...

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    Fifth Avenue oak hardwood flooring

    Want to be bold? This chevron stripe installation of Fifth Avenue oak hardwood flooring gives any space an eye-catching focal point. Case in point: the Newport Cottages space at the High Point Market | The World's Home for Home Furnishings, which was styled by Madcap Cottage. Fifth Avenue comes stan...

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    Repel technology offers impressive protection!

    Water can wreak havoc on hard surface flooring, but Repel technology offers impressive protection! Watch and see what fizzes and what doesn't. Explore beautiful hardwood flooring featuring Repel...

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    How To Make Dark Walls Work In Your Home

    From bedrooms to living rooms, bathrooms and even smaller spaces like laundry rooms, see how dark colors can elevate the elegance of your home design when paired with just the right flooring, furnishings, and accessories. Discover 7 tips in our blog.

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    Five Benefits of Vinyl Plank Flooring

    Vinyl plank flooring is quickly becoming a favorite among homeowners for its ability to stand up to scratches, moisture and more. Discover the other reasons it’s a great choice for your home in our blog, “5 Benefits of Vinyl Plank Flooring”

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    Shaw Floors is honored to be a national sponsor of the St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway

    Shaw Floors is honored to be a national sponsor of the St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway. In the coming days, as construction nears completion in more than 40 markets across the U.S., partners & local supporters will gather for "floor signing" events, to permanently attach a blessing or special message to these homes which will raise millions of dollars for the care and life-saving research that happens at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

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    Solid Hardwood vs. Engineered Wood

    Many hardwood shoppers don't realize there are two types of wood — solid and engineered. Both solid and engineered flooring add value and structure to your home and are available in plenty of species, stains and styles. So, what exactly are these two types of hardwood and how do they compare? Let's explore.

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    How to use color psychology to influence the mood of your home

    (BPT) - Looking to make a few changes around the house? A fresh coat of paint can make a big difference on the look of your home and how you feel living in it. But unless you’re a color expert, it’s hard to know what colors are best among the endless array of options.

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    Breathe easier with carpet

    It's a common misconception that carpet can adversely impact allergy and asthma sufferers. Recently, Shaw Industries commissioned a series of scientific studies that indicate that effectively cleaned carpet can reduce airborne allergens, making it a viable choice for families impacted by allergies and asthma.

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    Why Carpet?

    Softness, comfort, texture, color...there are countless reasons to love carpet.

    Think about that moment when you first step out of bed each morning. That welcoming touch of warmth is a perfect start to your day.

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    Resilient Vinyl Floors Reinvented

    When you hear the phrase vinyl flooring, you may think of the old vinyl flooring from your youth. While that may stir some happy memories, it may not quite be the design look you were going for. Well, vinyl floors have been reinvented and you’ll be amazed at the new stylish options! Today’s vinyl flooring options are more versatile, more stylish, more durable and will complement any design style that you may dream of using.

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    Why Choose Resilient Vinyl Flooring?

    Resilient vinyl flooring is perhaps the most popular choice of flooring for today’s consumer. This product can be installed almost anywhere in your home, meaning you can have the wood look in areas where wood is not recommended, such as the bathroom or laundry room. This flooring is also very easy to clean and for the DIY person, it is easy to install.

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    5 Ways To Do A Quick Kitchen Makeover

    If you're growing tired of seeing the same old view when you pour your morning coffee, you could be due for a kitchen makeover. Check out these ways to spruce up your kitchen.

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    Featured Brands

    Bloomsburg Carpet

    Bloomsburg Carpet

    Bloomsburg Carpet is a leading producer of quality carpets for residential and commercial applications. The company designs, manufactures and markets carpet in a broad range of colors, textures and patterns and is widely recognized through its premier brand names.

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    Nourison Broadloom Carpet

    Nourison offers an extraordinary selection of premium broadloom, roll runners, and custom rugs for virtually any style of interior décor.


    Centiva Solid Vinyl Tile

    Centiva flooring can make a bold statement for your corporate image. Designers, architects, and flooring specifiers count on Centiva for products reflecting the latest trends in color and design.


    Konecto Flooring

    All or products provide excellent indoor air quality with little or no VOC's, non allergenic, will not promote fungal growth and can be totally recycled.


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