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The Basics of Basement Flooring

It’s finally time to do up the basement. Whether you want to freshen up an already finished area or finally take advantage of all that raw space you’re ready to do what it takes to make it great. Like every other room the best place to start is the floors. Your basement are unlike the […]

5 Awesome Tips to Remove Stubborn Floor Stains

Food stains, coloured drinks, scuff marks, mud, the list goes on for the things that could possibly stain your floor. While some flooring materials, like vinyl for example, are susceptible to most stubborn stains, there are still times when you feel you are being challenged. To make sure you are equipped the next time you […]

Is Your Carpet Saying Goodbye?

You may be doing what you can to extend the life of your carpet. But the thing is, replacement is inevitable – no matter how much effort you put into its maintenance. That’s why it’s important that you recognize the signs that your carpet is saying goodbye to you. Take note that while some are […]

Excellent Carpet Flooring for Pet Lovers

You may be moving to your new home soon, or perhaps having your current one renovated. Either way, you should know that finding the right kind of flooring for your home is very critical– more so if you’re also pet lovers and owners. Your decision becomes even more important because as you know, having pets […]

How Do You Know Your Hardwood Floor Needs a Refinish?

Having high-quality hardwood floor increases your home’s value. But it’s important that your wood floors remain in good condition. Wood floors can be tricky, though. You might think that your floor needs to be refinished because of some scratches, discolorations, and dings – but those do not exactly mean a refinishing is in order. A […]

Your Best Options for Waterproof Basement Flooring

Having water trouble in your basement is no fun by any means. You have to deal with the standing water and as if that is not enough, you have to deal with the stress that it brings afterward, like damage to your personal belongings. The worst part about water trouble in your basement is, it […]

Your Quick Guide to Hardwood Flooring Types

So, you have been considering getting a hardwood flooring for you house -a wise choice! Why, you may ask? Hardwood floors are sealed surfaces with a protective layer of finish. In addition to that, hardwood floors are also stain resistant compared to other types of flooring! That is good news for homeowners who just do […]

Pros and Cons of Laminate Flooring in the Kitchen

Have you ever pondered about having your kitchen floor laminated, yet you are hesitant to do so because of the mixed opinions of a number people who actually had their kitchen floor laminated? Some say that since they have had their floor laminated they never regretted it. Some even say otherwise, like water and lamination […]

Hypoallergenic Carpet – Do You Need One?

Carpet has always been known to collect dust and pollen, which are common allergens. It can be really challenging to remove these allergy-triggers from your home – especially if you have carpet floors. That’s what most people believe. Because of this generalized belief, many homeowners who are also asthma sufferers choose to install hard flooring. […]

Which Tile Pattern is Right for Your Home?

So you are remodelling a room and you’ve decided that tile flooring would really look good in that room. You ask your design consultant about your options and you realize how confusing it can get what with all the different types of floor tile patterns available to you. To help you decide, here is a […]