1969

Randy Ward, future owner of Randy’s Flooring, gets his first job offer: installing carpet and vinyl after school and during the summer.

1977

Randy’s Flooring moves to its current location on the Coralville Strip – long before the street had stoplights. (Press-Citizen 1977, © by Ancestry).

1995

The existing Coralville location was razed and rebuilt.

1999

Randy’s Flooring opens its Iowa City outlet store.

2016

Randy’s Flooring celebrates its 40th anniversary and becomes employee owned.

2017

Randy’s Flooring celebrates the grand opening of its new Cedar Rapids location.

1969

Randy Ward, future owner of Randy’s Flooring, gets his first job offer: installing carpet and vinyl after school and during the summer.

1976

Randy’s Flooring opens its doors in Iowa City with four employees after Randy Ward completed his finals at the University of Iowa. (Press-Citizen 1976, © by Ancestry).

1977

Randy’s Flooring moves to its current location on the Coralville Strip – long before the street had stoplights. (Press-Citizen 1977, © by Ancestry).

1980s

During the recession, Randy’s Flooring hired many employees from two competitors that closed their doors – many still work at Randy’s Flooring today.

1995

The existing Coralville location was razed and rebuilt.

1997

Randy’s Flooring builds up its inventory and begins buying direct from manufacturers in large quantities to pass along lower pricing to customers.

1999

Randy’s Flooring opens its Iowa City outlet store.

1999

Randy’s Flooring opens its first Cedar Rapids location at 5454 Center Point Road NE.

2016

Randy’s Flooring celebrates its 40th anniversary and becomes employee owned.

2016

Redevelopment of the former MidAmerican Aerospace warehouse begins at 280 Blairs Ferry Road NE, establishing a new Cedar Rapids location for Randy’s.

2017

Randy’s Flooring celebrates the grand opening of its new Cedar Rapids location.