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Cole Kemp
Cole Kemp

Cole Kemp

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I was born and raised in LaGrange, Georgia. I attended the University of West Georgia after graduating from LaGrange High School. I spent two years at the University of West Georgia studying business. I left the University of West Georgia after two years to begin a full-time job and finish up my schooling at LaGrange College, graduating with a business administration degree.

I always had an itch to try out the family business because it had been fairly successful and I did not want to move outside of LaGrange at the time. I started in the family flooring business in 2017, not really knowing the exact position I would be given, and in the first six months, I shadowed every position in the business and began to ease my way into my own role.

Today, my position is hard to pinpoint because I have absorbed 3-4 duties off several different positions in different fields of our business. I wanted to be able to have my hands in everything besides sales. My main goal was to learn as much as I possibly could about how our business runs and how I can try and make it run more efficiently and effectively. When people ask me what I do at work, it’s hard to answer that question in short. My title could be called “Business Manager” but I do many different things. I could be the one ordering toilet paper or coffee creamer and then my next task may be payroll. My job description is extremely diversified. With that being said, that is why I enjoy working in our family business so much. I get to do a lot of different things that aren’t necessarily consistent day-to-day.

Author's Latest Articles

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Author: Cole Kemp | June 7, 2022

Looking for Luxury Vinyl Plank

Luxury vinyl plank (LVP) has become a top flooring choice for homeowners looking for beauty and durability. Wood flooring is a timeless choice, but it does require maintenance and upkeep to preserve i...
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Author: Cole Kemp | May 5, 2022

Bathroom Tile Style

The kitchen is not the only place going bolder with tile. After enjoying several years of popularity, white subway tiles are giving way to more colorful choices in the bathroom. Regardless of the styl...
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Author: Cole Kemp | April 6, 2022

Choosing your Kitchen Tile

In addition to making your kitchen more functional, a tile backsplash adds a stylish statement. Tile is easy to wipe clean, making it an ideal barrier for your walls from the spills and splatters of e...
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Author: Cole Kemp | March 8, 2022

Signs Your Hardwood Needs to Be Replaced

Hardwood flooring has a long lifespan when properly maintained. Depending on the materials, installation and wear and tear, they can last anywhere from 10 - 100 years. Our flooring team at Kemp's Dalt...
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Author: Cole Kemp | February 8, 2022

Hardwood Trends of 2022

Hardwood flooring came back into style in the ‘80s and has maintained its popularity ever since. Many homeowners are choosing to put hardwood flooring throughout their homes. Hardwood flooring in at...
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Author: Cole Kemp | January 6, 2022

Flooring Trends 2022

A new year is a time to start fresh. Updating your floors can be a great New Year’s resolution for improving your home. The flooring trends of this year are exploring traditional materials with a ne...
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Author: Cole Kemp | December 7, 2021

Safeguarding Floors: Protecting your Floors from Holiday Foot Traffic

The holiday season is a wonderful time to have family and friends over to visit. More friends and family coming over means more foot traffic on your floors. Before you let yourself turn into a grinch ...
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Author: Cole Kemp | November 12, 2021

How To Choose The Right Flooring For Your Home

Whether you are choosing flooring for your new house or updating the existing floors in your home, picking the right floor matters. Flooring is a long-term investment in your home, so you need to ensu...
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Author: Cole Kemp | October 12, 2021

Karastan Luxecraft Luxury Vinyl Plank Flooring

Vinyl has come a long way in terms of quality and style. At one time, homeowners would primarily choose vinyl when they could not afford a higher quality flooring choice. In the past decade or so, vin...
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Author: Cole Kemp | September 2, 2021

LVP vs. Hardwood

Luxury vinyl plank (LVP) has become a popular alternative to traditional hardwood. If you are trying to decide between LVP and hardwood, our flooring pros at Kemp’s Dalton West Flooring can help! We...

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