These days, there are a lot of choices when it comes to flooring. From hardwood flooring to laminate flooring, vinyl or even bamboo flooring, your options are nearly limitless. Deciding which type of flooring works best for you and your home can be quite a process, but with a few key questions answered, the process will go much more smoothly.

These days, there are a lot of choices when it comes to flooring…

From hardwood flooring to laminate flooring, vinyl or even bamboo flooring, your options are nearly limitless. Deciding which type of flooring works best for you and your home can be quite a process, but with a few key questions answered, the process will go much more smoothly.

The first thing you'll want to decide on is your budget, since the type of flooring you can afford will narrow down the choices significantly. Also look at how much upkeep you're willing to do, and whether you're going more for looks and functionality or want to add value to your home.Are aesthetics important to you when it comes to flooring? The way flooring looks in your home can determine the mood of your place. You may also want to consider different types of flooring for different rooms. For instance, you may lean toward hardwood flooring in the living room or family room, but bamboo flooring may be more appropriate for the bathrooms. Vinyl may be suitable for the kitchen, but laminate wood flooring may look best in a den or other cozy room. Durability is also an important factor when choosing flooring. If you have kids, you'll likely want the most dependable option for flooring in heavily trafficked areas.

The quiz below is designed to help you decide which type of flooring will work best for you. To get started, answer the questions below.