About California Designs


Get to know your Palm Beach area flooring experts

California Designs is headed up by Ernie Rushing and his extensive team of home interior professionals. At California Designs in Florida, we offer our clients professional services in terms of flooring solutions and window solutions. Our company and brand was born from the merger of two successful Florida corporations, California Design Inc and California Hardwood Shutters. As a result of this merger, we have become known as South East Florida’s most versatile flooring and window treatment companies.

We specialize in the finest wool and nylon carpet lines, superior quality hardwood flooring and plantation shutters, blinds and shades.

We strongly believe that in order for our custom designs and installations to be effective, each product must be adapted to its specific intended environment. We are experts in this particular field and we take great pride in being able to provide our clients with hardwood flooring and window solutions that are of the highest possible quality, made available at competitive prices.
Family owned & operated
40+ years experience
10,000 sqft showroom
Discounts to trade & contractors
Showroom & design studio open to public

Meet the Team at California Designs:


The Flooring Solutions and Window Solutions Experts

It’s good to know the team of interior specialists you will be working with when seeking out the best hardwood flooring, window treatments, carpets, rugs, drapery or bedding. Below is a short introduction to our passionate and dedicated team at California Designs in Florida:
Ernie Rushing
Ernie is the co-owner and president of California Designs and has been actively involved in the business since 1976. Ernie is certainly an expert in the industry and specializes in the sale and installation of fine hardwood floors, upscale window treatments and wool carpets. Ernie is also proudly an elite partner with Wools of New Zealand and was previously a retail advisory member to them. Ernie is certainly the driving force behind California Design’s success.
Mari Ann Hannon
Mari Ann has had great exposure to the interior design industry as she comes from a family of architects and designers. With a BA in Art and Design, she forms an integral part of our team. Mari Ann has worked for 9 years as our showroom design consultant and specializes in custom drapery, bedding, upholstery and custom area rugs. When it comes to window solutions and flooring solutions, Mari Ann has a great deal of expertise, as she was formerly on the staff of “Florida Designers’ Quarterly in Miami and the model merchandising expert of new homes in Boca Raton.
Alan Warriner
Alan is certainly not new to the hardwood flooring solutions market as he boasts over 20 years of experience in the industry in the USA and over 10 years in the UK. He puts his expertise in flooring solutions to good work as he assists and advises clients on their ideal options for hardwood flooring, carpets and rugs. Alan’s expertise has seen him working on some of the most elegant and stylish projects ranging from modern penthouses in Miami Beach to palatial historical homes in London and beautiful Florida homes, just like yours.
Brad is none other than Ernie’s son and has joined our team to bring contemporary fashion to traditional window designs. Brad has a knack for window solutions and specializes in Hunter Douglas blinds and shades and the plantation shutter range too.
Jane Haas
Jane is not just Ernie’s sister, she is also a valuable part of the team serving as California Designs’ secretary and treasurer. She has been in partnership with Ernie since 1976 and mainly handles the company’s administrative and financial accounting tasks and functions. With Jane’s financial expertise, the company has become the profitable and successful venture it is today.
Lori Dubay
Lori is fondly thought of as our ray of sunshine at California Designs. Lori is our friendly and helpful receptionist and also assists with administrative and sales tasks. She provides key support to our staff members and as such, is one of our most valued members. Lori has over 28 years of desktop publishing, word processing and ofice experience.
We encourage you to get in touch with any of our team members to learn more about your flooring solutions and window solutions options.

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