Category: "Hardwood Flooring"

Cork In The Kitchen: Should You Go There?

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What’s the most popular room in your home? The kitchen. Selecting the wrong flooring will be something you have to live with and regret for years. Which is why we see a lot of people hanging back from selecting cork flooring. Durability is always a concern. But what about comfort? We love the look of...

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Pros and Cons of Exotic Hardwood Flooring

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Love your hardwood flooring, but want something more? Maybe it’s time to consider exotic hardwood instead. There are many options to choose from, and they each have their own advantages. Before you make your final decision, however, it’s equally important to be aware of their drawbacks. It can impact whether you love or hate your...

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3 Reasons To Vacuum Your Hardwood Floors Every Day

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You probably installed hardwood flooring in your home for two reasons. One, nothing is more beautiful than hardwood flooring throughout your home. It’s a flooring choice that is timeless and will provide never ending beauty for years to come. Two, ease and maintenance. Hardwood is durable, and can last for decades if treated properly. Did...

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How To Prevent New Hardwood Floors From Fading Over Time

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You’re in the process of deciding on and selecting hardwood flooring for your home. Maybe you’re a little concerned because the salesperson told you your beautiful hardwoods most likely will fade over time. How much? What can you expect? And will you like the look now and for years into the future? Remember, hardwood flooring...

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Understanding The Three Phases Of Flooring Installation

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Who installed your flooring? Believe it or not, it’s fairly easy to tell whether it was a professional or a DIY job. Ultimately, it comes down to the details. With carpeting, for example, seams are not that easy to do, especially if you don’t have the experience and don’t do it on a regular basis....

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Why Can’t I Install My Hardwood Flooring Myself?

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They make it look so easy, don’t they? Slap a few boards together with a few staples and – voila – your floor is installed. Yet the process is much more complicated than all of that. And in certain climates and conditions, it can add an extra layer of difficulty. Your flooring will be intact...

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Getting Rid Of Tar From Your Hardwood Flooring

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Have you ever had tar stuck to the bottom of your shoes? It’s a sticky mess. It’s a substance found in nature originating from roots and woods, and is primarily used for sealing roofing shingles. You’ll also find it on the wooden hulls of ships to prevent them from rotting. In diluted form, you can...

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Not All Wood Floors Are Equal

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Have you ever thought about what having a wood floor really means? What is the difference between engineered wood and laminate? What if it looks like wood, yet is actually stone? One thing is for sure: today’s wood floors aren’t what your parents installed in their homes a generation ago. Hardwood In many cases, when...

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The Right Flooring Choice For Our Climate

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Denver has seen its fair share of growth in the past few years. And who can blame them? Denver has a lot to offer. But whether you’re moving in from the coast or the midwest, you may find we do things a bit different here. You would never expect to find a beach house right...

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5 Signs You’ve Hired A Pro For Your Hardwood Floors

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You’ve finally decided to rip out the carpeting throughout your home and install hardwood floors instead. You’re ready for the look and feel of hardwoods throughout, and can’t wait to have them installed. There are many ways you can go about it. You can do it yourself. You can hire a friend of a friend....

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