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Contact: Melissa Belman, 301-773-1600, melissa@suburbanfloorcoverings.com

AMIDST UNSTABLE ECONOMY AND WIDESPREAD LAYOFFS, MARYLAND COMPANY FORGOES HOLIDAY FETES IN FAVOR OF SUPPORTING LOCAL CHARITIES

Employees offered full day of pay to volunteer one morning at The Capital Area Food Bank or with Greater DC Cares. Company provides 100% unlimited match of any employee monetary donation to Capital Area Food Bank plus outright corporate donation to Capital Area Food Bank.

Landover, MD (December 10, 2008) - Suburban Floorcoverings, Inc. announced today that in keeping with the austerity measures appropriate for the area’s economic climate, the nearly 40-year-old business would forgo its 2008 Holiday Fetes in favor of supporting its neighbors in need. Suburban Floorcoverings will support The Capital Area Food Bank and Greater DC Cares. On Christmas Eve, employees from Suburban Floorcoverings will volunteer in the warehouse at the Capital Area Food Bank sorting food and organizing packages. In addition, Suburban Floorcoverings, Inc. has offered to match (100%) any employee donation to the Capital Area Food Bank plus give an outright donation to Food Bank. On Martin Luther King Day, Suburban Floorcoverings will volunteer with Greater DC Cares beautifying DC schools. Employees will receive a full day of pay for a partial day of volunteering at either of these local charities.

“Suburban Floorcoverings, Inc. was fortunate to be in robust financial health when the current economic crisis struck,” explained Melissa Belman, Suburban Floorcoverings’ Executive Vice President. “As a locally-owned and operated business, community stewardship has always been very important to us. Now that our area is experiencing such widespread economic difficulties, we are encouraging our entire team - barring no one - to reach out in service. Because the holidays can be busy a time for many, we have worked to offer a number of avenues for service so that every member of our staff can participate.”

About Suburban Floorcoverings, Inc. Suburban Floorcoverings, Inc. is a leading commercial floor-covering contractor in the Washington, D.C./Baltimore Metropolitan Region, and the largest multifamily residential dealer in the area, specializing in new-resident apartment preparation and common area flooring applications. Suburban Floorcoverings is a family-owned and operated business, and has serviced the area since 1972. For more information, visit www.suburbanfloorcoverings.com.

Media Contact:
Melissa Belman
Suburban Floorcoverings, Inc.
2120 Beaver Road
Landover, MD 20785
301-773-1600 Melissa@suburbanfloorcoverings.com
www.suburbanfloorcoverings.com