Best of Houzz 2013 Press Release

February 1, 2013
Best of Houzz 2013

A Step Above Flooring & Installation of Cincinnati Receives

Houzz’s 2013 ‘Best Of Remodeling’ Award


Annual Survey and Analysis of 11 Million Monthly Users

 Reveals Top-Rated U.S. Professionals


CINCINNATI, OH -- January 21, 2013 – A Step Above Flooring & Installation of Cincinnati, OH has been awarded “Best Of Remodeling” 2013 by Houzz, the leading online platform for residential remodeling and design.  The all-inclusive, high quality  flooring company was chosen by the more than 11 million monthly users that comprise the Houzz community.

The Houzz “Best Of Remodeling” award for 2013 is given in two categories: Customer Satisfaction and Design. Customer Satisfaction award winners are based on homeowner members who rated their experience working with remodeling professionals in 12 categories ranging fromarchitects, andinteriordesigners tocontractors and other residential remodeling professionalsDesign award winners’ work was the most popular among the community of 11 million monthly users, also known as “Houzzers,” who saved more than 124 million professional images of home interiors and exteriors to their personal ideabooks via the Houzzsite, iPad/iPhoneapp andAndroidapp.

“We take time out to know our customers wants and needs to provide the individualized service they deserve.  We firmly believe that if we can’t meet your expectations, we don’t deserve your business.”

“Houzz provides homeowners with an in-depth, 360-degree view of building, remodeling and design professionals through images of their work, reviews and an opportunity to interact with them directly in the Houzz community,” said Liza Hausman, vice president of community. “We’re delighted to recognize A Step Above Flooring & Installation among our “Best Of” professionals for exceptional customer service as judged by our community of homeowners and design enthusiasts who are actively remodeling and decorating their homes.”

With Houzz, homeowners can identify not only the top-rated professionals like A Step Above Flooring & Installation, but also those whose work matches their own aspirations for their home. Homeowners can also evaluate professionals by contacting them directly on the Houzz platform, asking questions about their work and evaluating their responses to questions from others in the Houzz community.

About A Step Above Flooring & Installation:

“We are an all-inclusive flooring company working closely with designers, residential and commercial builders.  Opened in 2010, our growth continues to spread with our word-of-mouth reputation.  Owners Marty Dickhaus and John Alford have over 50 years’ combined experience in the flooring industry and their knowledge and craftsmanship puts us a step above the others in flooring.” 

About Houzz

Houzz ( is a leading online platform for home remodeling, providing inspiration, information, ‘advice and support for homeowners and home improvement professionals through its website and mobile applications. Houzz features the largest residential design database in the world, articles written by design experts, product recommendations, a vibrant community powered by social tools, and information on more than 1.5 million remodeling and design professionals worldwide who can help turn ideas into reality. @houzz_inc