How To Care For Laminate Floors That Look Like Wood And Feel Like Vinyl

With all of your flooring choices out there, what do you choose? Wood floors have as many options in a single category as there are options in flooring in general. There are also factors to consider, such as how a floor will survive children and pets. Of course, laminate is a really good option because you can get the look of wood without the wood price. There are even wood-look acrylic snap-lock floors, which give you the look of wood and the waterproof and spill-proof features of linoleum.   Read More...

A Closer Look At Common Problems With Marble Flooring

With a reputation of luxury and a durability that far outlasts any other flooring type, marble is definitely one flooring choice that is well worth the investment. However, marble flooring does not come without its pitfalls. With age and time, you can start to see some problems show up, even if you follow the proper maintenance routine to the letter. Many of the issues can be tackled with stone flooring resurfacing products or by a resurfacing contractor, but it is helpful to get to know the common issues with marble flooring so you know what route to take to make your marble flooring look as good as new.   Read More...

Replacing The Carpeting In An Older Home? 3 Tips To Make It Last

If you're eager to get rid of the carpeting in a home that you've recently purchased, it's likely that you're concerned about what choices you can make to ensure that the carpeting will stay in pristine condition in the years to come. When you want carpeting installed in your new home that looks clean and is easy to care for after being installed, you should be careful when you're first beginning to shop around for carpet.   Read More...

3 Guidelines To Maintain Your Hardwood Floors

Hardwood floors are an excellent fixture for anyone to have in their home from both a decorative point of view and a value perspective. Experts say that hardwood floors are green friendly, versatile and conducive to higher property values. Because of this, you should always make sure that you are doing your best to get the most out of your hardwood floors by taking great care of them. You can do just that by following some of these guidelines for making the most of hardwood floors over the years.   Read More...

How To Tell If You Have Hardwood Flooring Or If You Have Wood Flooring Of Another Kind

Hardwood flooring is a well-sought after look. If you recently pulled back your carpet only to discover that a previous property owner had wood flooring but covered it with the carpet, you may be wondering if you have hardwood flooring. It does take a trained eye to tell what kind of wood flooring you have, but there are some clear and defining characteristics that can help you figure it out on your own.   Read More...