Redi Carpet

Redi Carpet was founded in 1981 on the unique concept of offering next day installation. Today, the company continues to be an innovative force in the industry, offering a variety of special customer services, creative marketing concepts, and value-added products. During the last three decades, Redi Carpet has grown to be one of the largest suppliers of flooring to the apartment industry. The company is in the top 10 list of all flooring companies in the United States ranked by dollar volume. Redi Carpet employs over 400 people in 25 cities and 17 states plus the District of Columbia.

Redi Carpet Celebrates 30 Years

By Brian Hamilton   Redi Carpet, which began as a single store in the Houston, Texas suburb of Stafford in 1981, is now the largest multi-family flooring contractor in the country in the fastes...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/redi-carpet-celebrates-30-years

Redi Carpet Acquires Young’s Flooring

Houston, TX, November 1, 2006--In its ongoing quest to secure coverage in the country’s top multi-family markets, MultiFamily Solutions Member Redi Carpet, Houston, TX, recently acquired Virginia Beac...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/redi-carpet-acquires-youngs-flooring

Redi Carpet Acquires Wilmington, NC Got You Floored Location

Stafford, TX, December 16, 2016—Redi Carpet has acquired Got You Floored’s Wilmington, North Carolina location.  The acquisition marks the 24th Redi Carpet branch in the country and ...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/redi-carpet-acquires-wilmington-nc-got-you-...

Redi Carpet Acquires Salt Lake City Firm

Stafford, TX, Dec. 9, 2011 -- Multi-family flooring contractor Redi Carpet said it has acquired One Source Services of Salt Lake City, Utah.Redi Carpet is the largest multi-family contractor in the co...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/redi-carpet-acquires-salt-lake-city-firm

Redi Carpet Acquires Seagull Floors

Stafford, TX, Dec. 8, 2010 -– Multi-family flooring contractor Redi Carpet said it has acquired Seagull Floors, a multi-family flooring contractor with locations in Atlanta, Dallas, Tampa, and...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/redi-carpet-acquires-seagull-floors

Redi Carpet Acquires Oklahoma Contractor

Stafford, TX, Jan. 23, 2014 -- Multi-family contractor Redi Carpet said it has acquired Vanco Flooring, a multi-family flooring contractor with two locations in Moore, Oklahoma and Tulsa, Oklahoma.The...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/redi-carpet-acquires-oklahoma-contractor

Redi Carpet Acquires Charlotte Contractor

Staffford, TX, Nov. 7, 2011 -- Redi Carpet, the nation’s largest exclusive multi-family flooring contractor, has acquired Solar Contract Carpet of Carolina, a multi-family flooring contractor lo...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/redi-carpet-acquires-charlotte-contractor

Redi Carpet Acquires CMQ Floor Covering of Philadelphia

Stafford, TX, February 1, 2017--Redi Carpet is excited to announce the acquisition of Philadelphia based CMQ Floor Covering.  It will expand Redi Carpet’s footprint to 25 different locatio...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/redi-carpet-acquires-cmq-floor-covering-of-...

Redi Carpet Acquires Select Floorcoverings

Stafford, TX, March 1, 2011 –- Redi Carpet, a major multi-family flooring contractor, said it has acquired Select Floorcoverings, a multi-family flooring contractor with locations in Atlanta and...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/redi-carpet-acquires-select-floorcoverings

Redi Carpet Names Brian Caress CEO

Stafford, Texas, January 24, 2017—Brian Caress was named CEO of Redi Carpet, effective January 1. Caress took over as CEO as a result of the retirement of Greg Waleke, who had been with the com...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/redi-carpet-names-brian-caress-ceo

FloorExpo Launches Multi Family Solutions

Marietta, GA, July 10--FloorExpo has announced the formation of Multi-Family Solutions, a brand which will be utilized under the FloorExpo umbrella to specifically target the multi family flooring mar...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/floorexpo-launches-multi-family-solutions

Redi Carpet Announces Two New Warehouse Locations

Stafford, TX, April 12, 2016—Multifamily contractor Redi Carpet has opened its twenty-second and twenty-third warehouse locations. The new warehouses will cover the Kansas City and Washingto...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/redi-carpet-announces-two-new-warehouse-loc...

Retirement of Redi Carpet CEO Greg Waleke Announced

Atlanta, GA, October 25, 2017-At the FEI Group meeting in San Antonio, Texas, the group announced the official retirement of industry veteran Greg Waleke. Waleke served as CEO of Redi Carpet for 29 y...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/retirement-of-redi-carpet-ceo-greg-waleke-a...

Greg Waleke Honored With FEI Group's Vision & Dedication Award

Marietta, GA, October 6, 2016—Greg Waleke was recently presented with the FEI Group’s Vision & Dedication Award, an honor presented to a unique, accomplished industry executive. Walek...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/greg-waleke-honored-with-fei-groups-vision-...

Redi Carpet Named to Houston's Top 100 Private Companies List

Stafford, TX, July 12, 2016—Redi Carpet was named to Houston's Top 100 Private Companies List by the Houston Chronicle. Moving up to number 43, it marks the fourth consecutive year that Red...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/redi-carpet-named-to-houstons-top-100-priva...

FEI Group highlights, Redi Carpet, the economy: Strategic Exchange - Oct 16

By Kemp Harr When the next issue of Floor Focus comes out, the election will be behind us. I know that will be a relief for many of us, regardless of who wins. As I mentioned earlier this year, elect...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/fei-group-highlights-redi-carpet-the-econom...

Greg Waleke Discusses the Leadership Culture that has Resulted in Redi Carpet's Success

September 14, 2016—Greg Waleke, retiring CEO with Redi Carpet, and Kemp Harr discuss Greg's 25-year career as the leader of the largest flooring dealer/contractor servicing the multi-family sect...
http://www.floordaily.net/flooring-interviews/greg-waleke-discusses-the-leadersh...

Greg Waleke Discusses Redi Carpet's 30 Years of Growth

December 2, 2011—Greg Waleke, CEO of Redi Carpet, the largest multi-family flooring contractor in the country, and Kemp Harr, discuss the 30th anniversary of the firm and what has enabled the co...
http://www.floordaily.net/flooring-interviews/greg-waleke-discusses-redi-carpets...

Multi-Family Housing Report - July 2010

By Jessica Chevalier When the single-family builder market fell off, some anticipated that the multi-family market would remain an area of health for builders and installers. And for a while it was. ...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/multifamily-housing-report--july-2010

Focus 100 Retail: The residential market has underperformed this year

  By Darius Helm   After encouraging growth last year, retailers and residential contractors had high hopes for 2014, but a winter of historic proportions checked any early momentum, and ...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/focus-100-retail-the-residential-market-has...

Construction spending, Starnet, FEI, Bridgeway meetings: Strategic Exchange - Dec 2015

By Kemp Harr We’ve got one more month to go in 2015, and it looks like the overall pace of flooring consumption in the U.S. is tracking at the same rate as last year, with the smaller commerc...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/construction-spending-starnet-fei-bridgeway...

FloorExpo Names Members of the Year

Marietta, GA, Nov. 14, 2013 -- FloorExpo has named its members of the year.JP Flooring of Cincinnati, owned by Phil Schrimper, was named Home Solutions Member of the Year.Redi Carpet of Stafford, Texa...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/floorexpo-names-members-of-the-year

Schönox Names Winners of Worst Subfloor Contest

Las Vegas, NV, Jan. 26, 2015 -- Schönox named the winners of its Worst Subfloor in North America Contest at Surfaces last week.First Place: Pavilion Floors, Peter Kousounadis, Woburn, MASecond Pl...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/schnox-names-winners-of-worst-subfloor-cont...

IDG/ASID Announce Student Design Awards

Washington, DC, May 3--The American Society of Interior Designers and the International Design Guild (Guild) are pleased to announce the recipients of the 2005 International Design Guild/ASID Student ...
http://www.floordaily.net/floorfocus/idgasid-announce-student-design-awards

Miles Distributing Goldberg and Roberts from Coverings 2007

May 24, 2007—Howard Bernstein, National Sales Manager, Tile-Redi, from Coverings 2007 discusses the company’s unique, leak-proof and mold-free shower pans, which were exhibited at the show. Bern...
http://www.floordaily.net/flooring-interviews/miles-distributing-goldberg-and-ro...

Hosko, Giancola and Howerton Discuss the Multifamily Sector - Part 1 (16:27)

May 30, 2006—From the multifamily sector of the housing industry, in the first of a five part series, floor covering contractors, Jerry Hosko, president, Redi Carpets of Houston, with locations ...
http://www.floordaily.net/flooring-interviews/hosko-giancola-and-howerton-discus...

Hosko, Giancola and Howerton Discuss the Multifamily Sector – Part 5 (15:29)

May 31, 2006—From the multifamily sector of the housing industry, in the final part of a five part series, floor covering contractors, Jerry Hosko, President, Redi Carpets of Houston, with loca...
http://www.floordaily.net/flooring-interviews/hosko-giancola-and-howerton-discus...

Hosko, Giancola and Howerton Discuss the Multifamily Sector – Part 4 (13:16)

May 31, 2006—From the multifamily sector of the housing industry, in the fourth part of a five part series, floor covering contractors, Jerry Hosko, President, Redi Carpets of Houston, with loc...
http://www.floordaily.net/flooring-interviews/hosko-giancola-and-howerton-discus...

Hosko, Giancola and Howerton Discuss the Multifamily Sector – Part 2 (16:20)

May 31, 2006—From the multifamily sector of the housing industry, in the second part of a five part series, floor covering contractors, Jerry Hosko, President, Redi Carpets of Houston, with loc...
http://www.floordaily.net/flooring-interviews/hosko-giancola-and-howerton-discus...

Hosko, Giancola and Howerton Discuss the Multifamily Sector – Part 3 (13:46)

May 31, 2006—From the multifamily sector of the housing industry, in the third part of a five part series, floor covering contractors, Jerry Hosko, President, Redi Carpets of Houston, with loca...
http://www.floordaily.net/flooring-interviews/hosko-giancola-and-howerton-discus...