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Home decoration & floor design using LED lights

October 31st, 2013 · No Comments

Having advanced far from their humble and slightly limited origins, nowadays LED lights are used for an incredible range of purposes in and around the home. Enhance your existing home decor choices and the design of floor spaces in your home with this innovative new lighting method. Amongst the advances in LED technology are revisions […]

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Stop the Squeaks: How to Handle Squeaky Hardwood Floors

January 17th, 2012 · No Comments

“Creeak! Creeeeeaak!” Anyone who has installed hardwood flooring has heard this annoying squeaking sound that often develops in hardwood floors. When you’re tiptoeing to the kitchen for a midnight snack, that creaking sound is a dead giveaway. Unfortunately, there is no perfect, permanent cure-all for hardwood creaks and squeaks. However, there are a few effective […]

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Most Expensive Hardwood Floors

January 17th, 2012 · 1 Comment

Many owners are faced with the dilemma of the flooring type they should choose for their homes. There is laminate flooring, vinyl, hardwood, and so many other choices, all having their advantages and disadvantages. Whenever confronted with such questions, we refer our customers to the results of a survey conducted by the National Wood Flooring […]

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Reasons Why Floor Sanding is a Must

August 18th, 2011 · 2 Comments

Part of the responsibility of homeowners is the upkeep and restoration of their homes in order to maintain its good condition. Now, wood floorings are still considered to be a top choice by most people because it exudes that warm, comfortable and inviting atmosphere at home. It does have benefits but one of the disadvantages […]

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What are Engineered Hardwoods and are they Right for you?

March 18th, 2011 · 7 Comments

When consumers are looking to update the floors in their homes, more and more buyers are turning to engineered hard woods.  Both durable and eco-friendly, engineered hardwoods are becoming a popular choice flooring choice for home owners. While this earth-friendly and aesthetically appealing material is growing in popularity, not all consumers are totally familiar with […]

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To Self-Install or not to Self-Install?

March 1st, 2011 · 1 Comment

The old saying “money is no object” is not used as freely as is used to be these days.  The economy is down and for most people, money is tight. While money may not be flowing in right now, some consumers see this downward economy as an opportunity to make a purchase when other consumers […]

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What to look for when Shopping for new Floors

February 15th, 2011 · 1 Comment

The decision to update floors in a home is a decision that many consumers make each year.  Whether their current floors are outdated or the homeowners are just ready for a change, each year millions of people hit the home improvement and flooring stores in search of the perfect product for their homes. There are […]

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A Look at Concrete Flooring

August 24th, 2010 · 1 Comment

The list of materials that can be used for flooring is lengthy.  More common materials include carpet, wood and ceramic tile, but there are various other flooring types that are available. Concrete flooring has become a more popular flooring material used in businesses and residential homes.  According to the website Toolbase.org, “concrete flooring lasts longer […]

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Is Laminate Flooring Your Choice?

February 3rd, 2008 · 3 Comments

Laminate flooring is a material that is made to resemble wood flooring. This type of flooring has many advantages that other woods simply cannot provide you with. When you take a close look at it, you can not really tell that it isn’t a true hardwood either. This is one of the advantages. Let’s compare […]

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How To Decide On The Kind Of Flooring You Need

January 8th, 2008 · 2 Comments

Flooring is no more something which is hidden under carpets. The world of flooring has also gained popularity and these days there are all sorts of designs and types to suit each individuals needs. Flooring has become a style statement. What you use on your flooring reflects on your character and nature. A lot of […]

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