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About Us

"Where Great Floors Begin"

Bob's carpet is family owned and operated. Let us help you, design your perfect.

We have the best service, the most knowable and friendly staff, and guarantee the lowest prices.  We offer the biggest selection of flooring with over 7,000 square feet of showroom.

Bob moved to Grass Valley in the early 1970's, Bob had been in flooring for over 30 years and knew Grass Valley is where he wanted to share his knowledge. So he opened Bob's Discount Carpet Inc. From there the story began.

Our Staff:

We have a full staff of very knowledgeable and friendly people.

Bob Pinkham, Owner 60 plus years experience
Kurt Pinkham Co-owner with 40 plus years
Tom Page, Sales with 40 plus years experience
Tiny Nelson, Sales with 60 plus years experience
Darrel Souza, Sales and estimating with 45 years plus experience
Debbie Moody, Sales with 20 plus years experience
Bill Bringhurst, Sales with 20 plus years experience

Our installers are the best trained, licensed C-15 flooring contractors in the business, Shane Pierce, Bill Philpot, Carl Droivold, Mark Keeling, Craig sparks, and many more.

Bob's Discount Carpet is located on the corner of Idaho Maryland, Sutton way and Golden Gate Terrace. We are about 1/4 mile down the street from Hills Flat Lumber, right on the bridge of wolf creek.

We serve Grass Valley, Nevada City, Auburn, Truckee, Tahoe, Placer, Yuba City, Marysville, and all surrounding areas. We have been known to travel as far as the Bay area.

We support our community, we donate and help many different groups, schools, and other organizations. Police, fire fighters, women of worth, churches, homeless shelters, and many more.


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