Tips for Blending Hardwood with Bamboo Flooring

Tips for Blending Hardwood with Bamboo Flooring

Let’s discuss some tips for blending pre-existing hardwood with brand new bamboo flooring.

Although most Baltimore homeowners might assume that bamboo flooring is a type of hardwood, that isn’t always the case. People prize them for their beauty and longevity, and bamboo is also gaining popularity because it adds a classy touch to your home. Let’s discuss some tips for blending pre-existing hardwood with brand new bamboo flooring. Read more »

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Avoiding Scratches in Your Hardwood Floor

Avoiding Scratches in Your Hardwood Floor

Check out this guide for preventing scratches on your hardwood floor and caring for the defects that do happen.

Your hardwood floor is beautiful and durable and brings more sophistication and style into every room. Now that you’ve chosen the perfect style and stain to accentuate your home, furniture, and appliances, you want to do everything you can to maintain that beauty. With that in mind, you’ll seek to avoid scratches in every way possible. As you move around in your home, some scratches will be inevitable, but you can avoid deeper gouges that will require much more repair. Check out this guide for preventing scratches on your floors and caring for the defects that do happen.   Read more »

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Can You Install New Hardwood on a Staircase?

Can You Install New Hardwood on a Staircase?

Did you know that hardwood can also be used on a staircase? Let’s find out more.

We all know how beautiful new hardwood looks on our floors. So, we try our level best to take care of it accordingly. But hardwood is much more versatile than just serving as an upgrade to our floors. Did you know that hardwood can also be used on a staircase? Let’s find out more.   Read more »

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Do You Have Squeaking Hardwood Floors?

Do You Have Squeaking Hardwood Floors?

The squeaking itself isn’t the issue, but it’s a symptom of something that’s happening in your flooring. Check out some of these reasons for your squeaking floor along with some possible remedies.

If you walk into one of the rooms in your home and hear that unpleasant squeaking sound whenever you put your weight on a particular section of the hardwood floors, several issues that could be causing the problem. The squeaking itself isn’t the issue, but it’s a symptom of something that’s happening in your flooring. Check out some of these reasons for your squeaking floor along with some possible remedies. Read more »

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Mind the Gap: Fixing Gaps in Your Hardwood Flooring

Mind the Gap: Fixing Gaps in Your Hardwood Flooring

Gaps in your hardwood flooring can be troublesome, and there’s little disputing that. But what should you do about it?

Gaps in your hardwood flooring can be troublesome, and there’s little disputing that. But what should you do about it? Your next party won’t be so much fun if everybody is tripping all over the place. After all, that’ll make it much harder to enjoy the chips and dip or buffalo wings you were thinking about serving at your Super Bowl shindig. So let’s find out how to mind the gap in your home’s beautiful floor. Read more »

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Are You Interested in Installing Hardwood Floors Over A Concrete Subfloor?

Are You Interested in Installing Hardwood Floors Over A Concrete Subfloor?

If you are interested in installing hardwood floors, then there is one major factor to account for – the subfloor.

Now that the new year has arrived, you might decide to try something different with your home’s hardwood floors. If you are interested in installing hardwood floors, then there is one major factor to account for – the subfloor. In case your home’s subfloor is made of concrete, here is what you should do. Read more »

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How to Pair Your Current Hardwood Floors with New Ones

How to Pair Your Current Hardwood Floors with New Ones

Have you decided to patch up some of your hardwood floors?

Have you decided to patch up some of your hardwood floors? It’s entirely possible that only one section is damaged due to moisture exposure or other substances, such as cat litter. While the holiday season doesn’t seem like a good time to make a noticeable change in your flooring situation, there’s always a chance to get inspired in time for the start of 2018 and have some new hardwood floors to greet the new calendar year. Read more »

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Why Should You Have Hardwood Flooring in Your Home Office?

Why Should You Have Hardwood Flooring in Your Home Office?

Let’s take a closer look at why you should consider adding hardwood flooring to your home office.

Are you are an aspiring novelist? Or can you take some time to work from home every week? Either way, a home office is a tremendous place to have no matter where you live. It can be a dedicated space in your apartment, even if it isn’t a separate room. But in a larger home, you might be able to better insulate your office from the hue and cry of everyday life, especially if you have noisy family members. Let’s take a closer look at why you should consider adding hardwood flooring to your home office. Read more »

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Should You Have Hardwood Flooring in Your Kitchen?

Should You Have Hardwood Flooring in Your Kitchen?

Now that Thanksgiving has come and gone, you might not think of your home’s kitchen as a special place. Perhaps you should add some brand new hardwood flooring?

As the end-of-year holidays approach, you might be spending more time in your kitchen than you have before. Now that Thanksgiving has come and gone, you might not think of your home’s kitchen as a special place. Even so, that isn’t always true: you’ve still got to find ways to make it look its best. Perhaps you could do that with some brand new hardwood flooring? Read more »

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Picking the Best Hardwood Stain

Hardwood Stain

Which hardwood stain is right for your floor? Here are some tips!

Is it time to refresh the hardwood stain on your hardwood flooring? There are many different stain options on the market depending on what species of wood you’re looking to stain and your aesthetic preferences. If you’re ready to pick the best hardwood stain for your flooring, here’s what you need to know. Read more »

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