Four Advantages of Hardwood Flooring Over Carpet

Hardwood Flooring over carpet

Why should you consider hardwood flooring over carpet?

When it comes time to consider flooring, you typically only have two choices. Those choices are either hardwood flooring or carpet. But what advantages does hardwood flooring have over carpet? In this edition of the blog we’ll examine some of those advantages. So, why should you pick hardwood flooring over carpet? Read more »

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6 Advantages of Bamboo Flooring

Bamboo flooring

Why should you choose bamboo flooring for your home?

Bamboo flooring is a trendy new way to redesign your home’s interior. In this edition of the blog, we’ll tell you about six advantages bamboo flooring holds over traditional hardwood.  Just what kind of advantages do they have? Read more »

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5 Common Misconceptions About Hardwood Floors

Hardwood Flooring Misconceptions

Let’s bust a few misconceptions about hardwood flooring.

Hardwood flooring is incredibly popular due to its beauty, durability, and wow factor. Even though it’s a popular choice for homeowners seeking the perfect flooring, it still suffers from many different misconceptions. Here are five of the most common misconceptions about hardwood floors and why they are wrong. Read more »

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Keeping Winter Weather from Ruining Your Hardwood Floors

Protecting Hardwood in the Winter

Winter weather can put a lot of strain on your hardwood floors.

Now that winter weather is becoming a nuisance, protecting your home from it is crucial. Whether it’s your roof, your basement, or your hardwood floors, taking small steps to protect your home from winter weather will go a long way. Here are some of the easy ways to ensure your hardwood floors look great all winter long. Read more »

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Can You Use Wood Flooring in your Bathroom?

Wood Floor in the Bathroom

Can you do wood flooring in the bathroom? It’s possible, but there are some pros and cons to it.

Many homeowners don’t need to think twice about using wood flooring throughout their home. The look and feel is unparalleled, nothing quite as comforting and refined as the quiet dignity of natural materials. However, a bathroom with wooden floors is rare. While many believe it is a bad idea, the wooden floored bathroom is beginning to become more common with others championing it and choosing it for their homes. Read on to learn more about the pros and cons of choosing wood flooring for your bathroom. Read more »

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The Ins and Outs of Acclimating Hardwood

Acclimating Hardwood

Acclimating hardwood to a new home is a really important step in the installation process to ensure long life.

Preparing for the installation of new hardwood floors in your home can be incredibly exciting. Once the hard work seems like it’s over, there are still a few things you might have forgotten about! One of the most common things homeowners forget about is the hardwood acclimation process. Acclimating hardwood to your home’s environment is critical to a smooth installation process. So, why is it important and how can you get it done? Read more »

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Hardwood Flooring Color Trends for 2017

Hardwood Flooring Color Trends 2017

What sorts of hardwood color trends can we expect to see take off in 2017?

Hardwood flooring has always been a classic choice for homeowners. Whether you’re looking for something rustic and old-fashioned or something more fashion-forward, having hardwood flooring installed can help you achieve whatever look you desire. With the new year upon us, it’s time to take a look at the various trends we expect to hold in 2017. In the realm of staining and color, there are three clear trends that experts believe we will be seeing more of as the year progresses. Read more »

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Accidents and Your Hardwood Floor

Hardwood floor accidents

When accidents happen, you’ll need a plan to clean your hardwood floor.

When you have an accident and fall or cut yourself, what do you do? Typically you apply first aid as quickly as possible! The same thing is true of your hardwood floor – when accidents happen, you need to do some first aid to your floor quickly. Simple, everyday maintenance is easy to do and will keep your floors looking nice year-round, but when accidents happen you’ll need a plan to tackle the problems. Here are some common accidents that you may need to remedy to keep your hardwood floor in top shape. Read more »

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5 Things to Consider Before Having a Floor Refinished

Refinished hardwood floor

Before you decide to have your hardwood floor refinished, it’s worth considering these 5 things.

Whether you just moved into a new home with less-than-new hardwood flooring or you have been walking over the same boards for years and you’re feeling a little bored, choosing to have your hardwood flooring refinished is a big decision. Make sure that you make the right choices along the way with these 5 tips for getting your floor refinished. Read more »

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Why Go With Oak for Your Hardwood Floor?

Oak Flooring

Oak flooring is highly valued because it is very durable and has a classic look.

Homeowners know that hardwood flooring is one of the most beautiful and durable additions they can make to their homes. Many choose it because they know it will add a natural, classic touch to their homes and they are durable enough to last for years. Of course, there are countless options for the material and construction of your hardwood floor and it may be a little overwhelming to make a decision. If you’re looking for an incredibly durable material for your hardwood floor, oak may be just the material for you. Read more »

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