Photograph by: Carol Stewart
Carpet One Floor & Home
he Wilsons spend the majority of their time with a “Beautiful Guarantee” promising customers
on the floor. Whether playing games, racing complete satisfaction.
cars, watching movies, coloring or otherwise Tonya is marketing director at Carpet One
hanging out, this lively family—Michael and she’s delighted to be part of Michael’s new
and Tonya along with four kids—lives mostly at venture. “Working so closely certainly provides
ground level. us with a deeper appreciation of one another,”
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So it’s pretty appropriate that Michael owns a she says, noting the couple met on a blind date at
864.281.0006 flooring company. He’s provided commercial Travinia’s.
flooring for 30 years and, in January 2012, Michael Michael and Tonya stay grounded while balancing
acquired Carpet One Floor & Home. As the largest time between the business and the very busy
Monday-Friday 8am-6pm flooring retailer in the country—more than a demands of raising four children. They are active
Saturday 10am-2pm thousand stores worldwide—this franchise has in church and spend any spare time cheering for
Flooring and Home enormous buying power and partners in all of the the Clemson Tigers and playing—mostly on the
major brands, mills and manufacturers. These floor—at their lake house.
advantages provide the very best pricing along
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