Durability comes in many styles and options – whether you’re choosing Carpet, Flooring or Window Treatments. We understand that you want something that will stand up to high traffic and look great doing so. That’s why we've selected products that are built to last and resist stains, soil and wear.

Factors to Consider

  • Resist Spills and Stains
  • Abrasion Resistant
  • Wear Resistant
  • Moisture Resistance

Your Sales Representative can help you choose the right product to meet your home’s durability challenges. During your FREE In-Home Estimate, your Representative will explain choices to fit your budget and lifestyle.

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Wear resistance is a major factor to consider when selecting a durable Carpet for your home. Many people evaluate Carpet durability by how well the Carpet will stand up to wear, stain and soil. These factors are important considerations when selecting a Carpet that will meet your performance expectations – plus we’ll help you consider how much use the area will receive.



There are many species of Hardwood Flooring that are durable options for high-traffic homes. Plus, all of our Hardwood Flooring is factory finished with protective top coats that resist wear and abrasions.



Laminate Flooring works well in higher traffic areas of your home because it can resist abrasions, stains and fading. It’s also equipped with a multi-layer finish to add enhanced surface protection for homes with pets or children.



Ceramic or Porcelain Tile is a hard-wearing Flooring material that has been used in homes across the world for centuries. It is kiln fired and manufactured to be stain, fade and scratch resistant for overall toughness.


Luxury Vinyl

Luxury Vinyl Tile Flooring (LVT) provides the look of stone with outstanding performance. From a wear-resistant finish to being scientifically engineered to help resist stains, abrasions and moisture, LVT is manufactured with durability in mind.



Sheet Vinyl Flooring’s 5-ply construction provides toughness to the Flooring - it helps prevent wear and resists abrasions, scrapes and stains. Plus, Sheet Vinyl Flooring is resistant to moisture and has an antimicrobial finish that resists mold and mildew.


Window Treatments

Your options for durable Window Treatments abound - from resilient fabrics to sturdy, quality construction.


Offers for Baltimore/Washington, Northern VA, Eastern Shore (Change)

How Does Empire Determine Pricing?

Our convenient, FREE In-Home Estimate gives you comprehensive pricing with no hidden fees. We calculate everything from product cost, space prep, to material disposal. Each estimate is tailored to address your project's specific needs.

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How pricing is determined


Our convenient, FREE In-Home Estimate gives you comprehensive pricing with no hidden fees.

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Compared to Retail Stores

  • The product price may be available at the store, but it may not include installation or other fees.
  • It may take weeks before your product can be installed.

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What will the cost of my project be?

Each estimate is tailored to your specific needs. We take measurements in your home and discuss your product options. Your Sales Representative will account for all costs and measurements to provide an accurate price.

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*CARPET & FLOORING: Next Day Installation on in-stock styles only. In select areas, Next Day Installation may not be available every day. Floor preparation may add to installation time. WINDOW TREATMENTS: Next Day Installation on select products and styles for orders received by 10 a.m. In select areas, Next Day Installation may not be available every day.

*If within 30 days of placing your order, but no later than one business day prior to installation, you receive a lower price for substantially the same product and installation, Empire Today will beat the price. To qualify, you must provide Empire a written estimate on the letterhead of a licensed competitor, including product name and price, product weight, style type and fiber content, thickness, plank width and an itemized listing of applicable warranties and/or services for comparison. Empire has the right to refuse or deny any written estimate. Empire will not match a competitor’s bonus or free offer, special offer, rebate, financing offer, clearance or closeout price, or installation special. Offer valid through 09/30/2013. Subject to change.

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