6 Tips for Keeping Your Hardwood Floors Safe During a Move

 6 Tips for Keeping Your Hardwood Floors Safe During a Move

May is a great time to both buy a new home and start the moving process. But whether you’re moving out of your old apartment and into a new townhouse, you need to keep your hardwood floors safe.

May is a great time to both buy a new home and start the moving process. But whether you’re moving out of your old apartment and into a new townhouse, you need to keep your hardwood floors safe. Here’s what you can do. Read more »

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How to Find Hardwood Flooring That’s Pet Friendly

How to Find Hardwood Flooring That’s Pet Friendly

Why should you still have hardwood flooring if other flooring types won’t show the damage caused by your dog?

Do you own an energetic, mischievous puppy? What about a curious, but slightly older dog? Either way, you need to make sure your hardwood flooring can withstand whatever your furry pal gets up to whenever you’re not home. Even cats can damage your floors, although you might not realize it. Here is some advice for picking a hardwood floor that is friendly to your pets, no matter what they are. Read more »

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How to Lift Stains from Your Laminate Flooring

How to Lift Stains from Your Laminate Flooring

There’s no question that hardwood floors are gorgeous additions to your home. However, you might opt for laminate flooring instead.

There’s no question that hardwood floors are gorgeous additions to your home. However, you might opt for laminate flooring instead. Sometimes, you might not have a choice – you moved in and found that laminate was already there. You won’t always have the energy to do something about it, either. But then disaster strikes and you spill coffee or some other liquid on it. Follow this helpful advice on how to get stains out of your laminate floors. Read more »

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Tips for Taking Care of Your Hardwood Flooring When You Have Carpets

Tips for Taking Care of Your Hardwood Flooring When You Have Carpets

If you love the look of brand new hardwood flooring, then that might have been enough to convince you to get rid of your carpeting, but how can you take care of hardwood, carpets, and rugs all at the same time?

If you love the look of brand new hardwood flooring, then that might have been enough to convince you to get rid of your carpeting. Even though hardwood floors are beautiful, you want to make sure they stay that shiny and appealing for years to come. Your solution is to lay down some carpets on top of them. Here are some helpful tips for taking care of both kinds of flooring when you use them together. Read more »

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Is It Possible to Put a Hardwood Floor in a Garage?

Is It Possible to Put a Hardwood Floor in a Garage?

Among your home remodeling projects this spring, you might be looking to give your garage a facelift. Let’s find out if you can install or store a hardwood floor in your garage.

Among your home remodeling projects this spring, you might be looking to give your garage a facelift. One way to this you might be considering is to install hardwood floors. Even so, you might be looking to save your old hardwood before putting down new layers. Does this mean that you can keep the surplus hardwood flooring in the garage you have now? Join us as we discover if this is possible. Read more »

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What to Do About Water Damage on Your Hardwood Floors

What to Do About Water Damage on Your Hardwood Floors

All of the rain that’s bound to fall is great for your garden and your landscape, but it’s not so good when you come back inside and track mud and water all over your home’s hardwood floors.

Now that we’re well into April, you might not be surprised to see rain in the forecast. All of the rain that’s bound to fall is great for your garden and your landscape, but it’s not so good when you come back inside and track mud and water all over your home’s hardwood floors. So what do you do next? Read more »

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How Can You Make Your Wood Flooring Stand Out?

How Can You Make Your Wood Flooring Stand Out?

Now that you’re ready for some new wood flooring in your home, what do you do with it?

Now that you’re ready for some new wood flooring in your home, what do you do with it? You’re worried about making sure that it doesn’t look the same as the ones in your neighbor’s house. So the real question is, how can you make your wood flooring stand out from all the others? Join us as we find out together. Read more »

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Carpet Diem: Why You Should Swap Carpeting for Hardwood Floors

Carpet Diem: Why You Should Swap Carpeting for Hardwood Floors

What should you do when you want hardwood floors again?

Let’s say that you used to live in an apartment where the floors were all tile or hardwood. These hardwood floors were easy to clean, even though people kept tracking mud and road salt inside because they wouldn’t take their shoes off. Or you pet would always flip over their water bowl while trying to move it, and this moisture damaged your hardwood even more. So then, you briefly considered moving somewhere else. Now let’s imagine you have moved, and there’s carpeting everywhere except the bathrooms and the kitchen. What should you do when  you want hardwood floors again? Read more »

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Is Your Hardwood Flooring Covered in Road Salt?

Is Your Hardwood Flooring Covered in Road Salt?

After you’ve spent hours digging your car out from under the piles of snow, your shoes might be covered in road salt. So what do you do when you track it inside onto your hardwood flooring?

March is almost over. Even though the vernal equinox has come and gone, it still doesn’t feel like spring has officially started. That might have something to do with all the snow on the ground. After you’ve spent hours digging your car out from under the piles of snow, your shoes might be covered in road salt. So what do you do when you track it inside onto your hardwood flooring? Let’s find out. Read more »

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Spring Clean Your Hardwood Floors with Citrus-Based Cleaners

Spring Clean Your Hardwood Floors with Citrus-Based Cleaners

While your home might be wall to wall carpet, some areas might still feature hardwood floors.

While your home might be wall to wall carpet, some areas might still feature hardwood floors. Sometimes, the type of floor you have comes down to your preference, and other times it is pre-installed for you and you have no say in the matter. Here is how you can spring clean your hardwood floors. Read more »

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