Learning More About Hardwood Flooring

  • Tips For Having Hardwood Flooring Installed In Your Home

    28 March 2019

    Wood flooring is timeless and can work in a home with any type of style or decor. Investing in quality hardwood flooring is a way to enjoy your home while also adding value, since many buyers consider hardwood flooring a luxury and a huge bonus in any home that is for sale. Whether you're replacing old wood flooring or tearing out tile and carpeting in order to install hardwood flooring, it is important to do the project right.

  • Need A New Floor? Why Concrete Floor Tiles Are The Way To Go

    24 January 2019

    If you're in the market for new flooring for your home, don't pass up the opportunity to use concrete floor tiles, like those from Concreate. Many people assume that concrete is for the foundation only, but that's simply not the case. Concrete tiles work great as the final flooring choice, as well. One benefit of choosing concrete tiles is that it's hypoallergenic, which means you won't need to worry about the allergy symptoms that can come from other flooring materials.

  • Considering Carpet? Here Are Three Things to Keep in Mind

    26 October 2018

    When it comes to the flooring in your home, carpeting may be the right choice in certain areas. While hard materials, such as hardwood and tile, remain popular in high-traffic rooms of the home, carpet is the flooring of choice for many in certain areas of the home. Carpet is soft, comfortable, and ideal for keeping the feet warm when temperatures drop. Carpet is, therefore, an ideal choice for bedrooms and family rooms.

  • Tips To Keep Commercial Hard Wood Flooring In Great Condition

    25 June 2018

    Hard wood flooring is used in many commercial buildings, particularly where customers have access, because it is easier to maintain and keep looking great compared to carpet. It isn't maintenance-free, though. You still need to provide some basic care to ensure the floor looks great and doesn't suffer any premature damage. The following tips can help. Tip #1: Invest in mats Mats are one of the best investments you can make to keep your floors in great condition.

  • A Helpful Guide When Looking For Commercial Floor Drains

    26 March 2018

    Floor drains are integral resources for commercial owners who need to disperse water to a safe location. There are many different types of drains you can choose, but to select an option that works out long-term, be sure to consider this guide.  Size Commercial floor drains can vary quite a bit as far as their size. Bigger drains generally will cost more. Which size you need depends primarily on the location that these drains are being set up around.

  • How To Choose The Right Flooring For Your New Home

    10 January 2018

    Choosing the floors for your new house is a major decision. Your floors will take quite a pounding each day so it's vital that they are up for the task. When your general contractor asks you which floors to put in, you need to be ready with a response. Look over the following information so you can get a better idea of how to select the perfect floors for your next home.

  • Cleaning And Maintenance Tips For Your Hardwood Floors To Keep Them Looking Like New

    14 November 2017

    Hardwood floors are beautiful in any home. You can finish them with any stain you like for a look to match your personal style and the decor of your home - whether it's traditional, modern or even farmhouse, you can make your hardwood floors match your style. The downside to hardwood floors is that they can scratch and dull over time. Although the scratches and dents can add interest to your floors, they can also make them look a bit unsightly.

  • Tips For Keeping Your Hardwood Flooring Looking Great

    28 February 2017

    Hardwood flooring can be a way to make a home look beautiful, with floors that shine with the natural wood grain. Over time, that look can go away simply due to daily wear and tear. Here are some tips that can help keep the floors looking great. Have The Floors Refinished You do not need to live with those scratches in the floor forever, which is one of the great things about hardwood.

  • How To Install Engineered Hardwood

    28 September 2016

    Remodeling your bathroom is a great decision for a number of reasons. First of all, bathrooms endure a lot of wear and tear. Also, since they are usually the smallest room, you can save money on supplies and labor. Changing the flooring is a great way to freshen up the style of your bathroom. This article explains how to install engineered hardwood. Tools for the Job The tools you need for this job are common and easy to use.

  • How to Get Your Stairs Ready for New Carpet

    15 July 2016

    If you want to change out the carpet on your stairs, after you measure your stairs, purchase new carpet and underpadding, and remove the previous old carpet from your stairs, you'll need to prepare your stairs and yourself for the installation of the new carpet. Here are a few things you are going to need to do to get your stairs ready for some new carpet. Fix Squeaky Stairs If you have stairs that are squeaky, now is the time to fix them, since the previous carpet has been ripped up and the new carpet hasn't yet been laid down.