Month: May 2014

Advantages of Leather Flooring for Your Home

Leather flooring creates a luxurious look that is warm and inviting. Equally at home in contemporary or traditional spaces, this natural flooring option is actually warm to the touch! There are a number of advantages to choosing leather for your floors. Why Choose Leather Flooring for your Next Decorating Project Versatile Since it does not

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How to Refinish a Hardwood Floor

There is no question that hardwood floors add beauty to a home. They do require some care and maintenance to keep them looking their best. If you are wondering about the steps involved in how to refinish a hardwood floor and if you can skip any of them to save time, the short answer to

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How to Keep Used Hardwood Flooring and Tiles Out of the Landfill

If you are doing renovations to your home this spring, you may be tempted to simply rent a dumpster to dispose of the existing hardwood flooring and tiles. Before you automatically assume that these materials have no value, consider how you can up-cycle them into another usable item. Up-Cycling Projects: Don’t Throw Out Leftover Hardwood

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Marine Litter Being Repurposed into Carpet Materials

Carpet maker Desso has announced that as part of its commitment to recycling, it will be participating in the “Healthy Seas, a Journey from Waste to Wear” initiative. It involves several industries and is directed at removing marine waste, such as fishing nests, to improve conditions in the world’s oceans. Desso will turn the recycled

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