Sales. Started the business in 1979 and has grown it with much support to what it is today.
Measurements, Customer Service. 1986 joined George in the business and has grown it with much support to what it is today.
Joined Gilberts in 2002.
Information Systems/ Accounting
Joined Gilberts in 1999
Joined Gilberts in January 2011 in our Rockford location. Mitch has been in the flooring industry for over 30 years. He is Married with 4 daughters, 1 son-in-law and 2 Grandsons.
Joined Gilbert’s in July 2011. Robert has been in the flooring industry for over 30 years. His years of experience and knowledge of the industry has proven to be an asset in assisting clients in their flooring needs. His goal is to keep up with the current trends and providing high level of customer service.
Interior Designer/Sales/Human Resources/Showroom
Joined Gilberts in August 2011. Lorie has greater than 25 years experience in the flooring industry.
Joined Gilberts in April 2013.
Joined Gilberts in December 2015.
Joined Gilberts in July 2016. Juan brings 11 years of flooring knowledge with him. Juan is an upbeat salesperson with an eagerness to share his knowledge about flooring and window treatments. He enjoys meeting new people and using his skills to individually make each customer feel important and informed.
Gilbert’s is a family owned and operated business. We have been serving the community since 1979. From 1979 until 1992 our business was a floorcovering installation company, then in 1992 we opened our retail operation. Our store is built on property that was part of the original Gilbert Family Farm. (see picture). As the Big Rapids community grew the farmland was developed and became part of Ferris State University along with many other commercial businesses and the location of Gilbert’s Carpets Plus Color Tile.
Showroom and Services
Gilbert’s Carpets Plus Color Tile is one of the largest floor covering dealers in the west central Michigan area, we serve all of Michigan for both residential and commercial clients.
We have a large in-stock selection of Carpet, Ceramic Tile, Hardwood, Laminate, Vinyl, Luxury Vinyl Tiles and Planks, Area Rugs, Schluter System Products, Installation supplies and Cleaning supplies.
Our Showroom is 5,500 square feet. Our Warehouse is 9,000 square feet.
The world matters- We recycle carpet pad, cardboard and paper.