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Garden-Route-Flooring-Solutions-Office

Our History

Garden Route Flooring Solutions based in George is the flooring installation business started by Darren and his mother Sharon Drake in 2008. The business boasts some 120 years of collective experience. We specialise in the supply and installation of all flooring, and the cleaning and sealing of natural stone products including sandstone, travertine and slate.

Background of our Business:
Sharon Drake has been in the flooring industry for over 30 years, has extensive knowledge of the industry and has been marketing, importing, and selling flooring products to her clients for many years. Over this time she has built a reputation with architects, project managers and builders.
Darren Drake is a successful entrepreneur and has been in the property industry for over 8 years having worked for two major real estate companies in the George area where he excelled, having chosen to incorporate the business carrying with him extensive management, marketing and sales experience.

New owners:
Craig Stange is the regional manager and has full control over the workers who perform the installations, and our foreman reports directly to him. Craig has vast experience in managing staff, production & job scheduling as well as quality control.
Mark Bruins is the financial manager and has control over the bookkeeping, finances and I.T. infrastructure of the business. Mark has vast experience in owning and operating companies, as well as being recently certified as Project Manager and is busy completing his Business Analyst Diploma with The Global Knowledge Academy in London.

Vision

We continually strive to be the number one choice for the professional supply and installation of quality and durable flooring in and around the Garden Route.

Mission

To guarantee superior quality and service throughout the customer experience, from initial contact to completion of the installation and clean-up. We do this because we recognise the value of long-term relationships with all our customers, suppliers and staff.
With over 120 years flooring experience and hundreds of satisfied customers we pride ourselves in the products we supply, our high level quality of work and the many recommendations we have received.

Mark Bruins

Craig Stange

Isabel van As

Richard Sokomela

Riaan Majola

Louis Jeyi

Rowan Jansen

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