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Difference Between Vinyl and Linoleum Flooring

If you are looking for a durable flooring material for your home, the terms vinyl and linoleum probably come up. Some dealers use them interchangeably, but the two products are quite different. To make a choice about the best one for your needs, you will need to understand the difference between vinyl and linoleum flooring.

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Pros and Cons of Berber Carpeting

Berber carpet is a popular choice among homeowners. This looped style of carpet can be found in all area of the home, from basements and home offices to bedrooms and living rooms. Like any floor covering, it has advantages and disadvantages, and you will need to consider them before making your buying decision.   Choosing

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How to Install Hardwood Flooring

Hardwood flooring is a beautiful choice for your home. Not only will it bring an atmosphere of warmth to the room, but it will also increase the value. Potential buyers will appreciate the fact that it is an environmentally-friendly floor covering and one that will not trigger allergic reactions in sensitive family members. Instructions for

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Hardwood Floors vs Engineered Hardwood Flooring

Hardwood floors vs engineered flooring: what is best? If your flooring were a movie it would be an old spaghetti western, and hardwood flooring would be Clint Eastwood and engineered hardwood flooring would be ‘Angel Eyes’ Lee Van Cleef. The two types of wood flooring have become arch nemesis, with hardwood flooring representing the high-quality

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Wood Floor Installation Advice

A hardwood floor is only as beautiful and durable as its installation. To help you have the handsome and long-lasting floor that you’ve been dreaming of we’ve come up with some general wood floor installation advice to ensure that your installation process goes as smooth and bump-free as you’d hope your floors will be! General

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Wood Floor Installation Tips

As installation professionals, we’ve seen some poorly laid floors (to say the least)–but DIY floor installation doesn’t have to be poorly done. Despite the fact that we strongly recommend having your floors installed by a professional (as many errors won’t be obvious months or years down the line), we have put together 7 wood floor

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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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