For The Industry

Design Works was originally founded as West Florida Distributors over 50 years ago in Sarasota, FL. With its original focus on flooring and tile distribution, the company has grown to Florida’s largest specialty and luxury tile, flooring, and stone retailer, as well as the leading cabinet designer and fabrication shop for countertops. Our team extends from Naples to Jacksonville, offering homeowners, and YOU, their trades partners, the best resource for home remodeling products.

Product Specialists

The Design Works team are specialists in their respective areas:

  • Tile and Flooring Sales
  • Countertop Sales & Fabrication (Jacksonville and Sarasota)
  • Cabinetry Design
  • Contractor Specialist
  • Customer Service

When you send your customer to a store, rest assured we are an extension of your team; here to serve YOU and YOUR customer. The customer relationship is sensitive, and we will do everything we can to support and protect your business.

Stock Items

Design Works understands that time is of the essence, making it critical to receive products timely and cost-efficiently. All locations are equipped with in-stock items ready for immediate purchase.


Design Works is known to have the most unique and exclusive product selection. With over 40,000 unique tile and flooring options to choose from, hands down, the showrooms are the largest in Florida of its kind.

Specification Services

The Design Works architectural and design sales team work directly with builders, architects, and designers to specify residential and commercial projects.

  • Custom-built homes
  • Condominiums
  • Office projects
  • Retail developments and stores
  • Restaurants
  • Hospitals
  • Hotels
  • Apartments

Storage and/or Onsite Delivery

Design Works offers short-term warehousing for your tile or flooring order until the project is ready for the product to be delivered to the job site.  You may also choose to pick up your order at our warehouses during convenient hours.

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