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Shaw Floors

Shaw Floors and Tarkett Overview

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Tarkett was first mentioned on PissedConsumer on Mar 5, 2010 and since then this brand received 56 reviews. It is 3 reviews more than Shaw Floors received since Nov 15, 2009.

Shaw Floors and Tarkett Consumer Ratings

35 out of 286 in Flooring and Tiling category
31 out of 286 in Flooring and Tiling category
Product or Service Quality
25 in category
26 in category
Value for money
22 in category
21 in category
19 in category
13 in category

According to consumer ratings and reviews, Tarkett ranks 4 points higher in the Flooring and Tiling category than Shaw Floors. People gave Shaw Floors 1.1 stars for Product or Service Quality criterion in Flooring and Tiling category and it is 30 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. At the same time, Tarkett was rated 1.1 stars for Product or Service Quality criterion in this category and it is 29 points higher than the worst rated brand in this category. If we look at Value for money criterion, than we see that Tarkett has a higher rating than Shaw Floors. Regarding Warranty criterion, consumers gave Shaw Floors 1 stars and it is 65% greater than other in category. Tarkett however was rated 1.1 stars and it is 76% greater than other in category.

Shaw Floors and Tarkett Rating Details

Product or Service Quality
1.1 (29 reviews)
1.1 (18 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

Within 6 months of installation of the engineered wood floor there was boards that lost color. Places that are not in a traffic spots or walked on. Boards splitting and snagging. When we got to the point to complain to Nebraska Furniture mart where we bought it, we were told we were out of warranty...

Laureen C

Also, the weight of appliances put dents into the product which make it difficult to move the refrigerator to clean under it. After bringing the issues to the attention of the local flooring store that recommended and installed the floors, I was told that Tarkett originally said the flooring was...

Deborah G
Value for money
1.2 (26 reviews)
1.3 (20 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

We bought our home in August of 2013. The carpet and floors were in terrible shape due to pet issues and had to be replaced. We opted for wood laminate throughout our main living area, (kitchen/dining, living room, and sunroom). We had a licensed contractor install all the flooring for us, as it...

Melanie C

I followed the instructions to THE LETTER. This product doesn't lock together along the long edge! You can not get a tight fit without having to hammer the *** out of it! Pure junk! I have experience in putting down a lot of products and this is by far the worse! I'm sending a letter to Menards...

1 (24 reviews)
1.1 (17 reviews)
Reviewer's quote

...The warranty was 20 or 25 years. I guess we made a mistake buying the Twist style as they don't even sell it anymore ..

Bill C

...I know it says a 25 yr warranty..


Shaw Floors and Tarkett Pros and Cons

  • Way the floor looked initially
  • Show room sample
  • Water proof
  • Looks good
  • Look of the product
  • Look
  • Quality and service
  • Poor quality floors
  • Failure of this floor
  • How the floor is made
  • Unsatisfactory engineering
  • No warranty or claims allowed

Shaw Floors and Tarkett Most Positive Reviews

Top rated reviews

I had a question about how to clean my new laminate flooring. She told me the proper cleaner to use. I purchased it and...

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Shaw Floors and Tarkett Most Critical Reviews

Lowest rated reviews

Bob flooring brand new from Jabara had to have certain installers install it cuz can't install it yourself now we're on...


I had this flooring installed by a reputable flooring company in my town in October 2014. Two months later, some of...

Shaw Floors and Tarkett Latest Reviews

Recent published reviews

I purchased cortec flooring from Williams Flooring in Wilmington, NC. I picked my flooring from a sample that was white...

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Cheaply made. Installed like in installation video bought everything recommended according website and packaging. When...

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Shaw Floors and Tarkett Products and Services

Most reviewed product and services
  • Shaw Floors Laminate Flooring (11 reviews)
  • Shaw Floors Flooring (10 reviews)
  • Shaw Floors Vinyl Flooring (8 reviews)
  • Tarkett Flooring (21 reviews)
  • Tarkett Laminate Flooring (12 reviews)
  • Tarkett Vinyl Flooring (7 reviews)