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When it’s time to choose a hardwood floor, you might be surprised at the different options and price points available. Why is one type of hardwood floor so much more expensive than another? The answer has to do with the species of wood, the grade, and the cut used. Take a look at some of … Continue reading “Factors in the Quality of Hardwood Floor Finishes”
If you are considering wood floors, you might be a bit overwhelmed by the variety available. From the types of wood used to the method that is used to actually make the flooring, you have quite a few options to choose from when you want to upgrade to hardwood floors. Here are a few considerations … Continue reading “Types of Hardwood Floors”
In today’s technologically advanced world, it’s possible to look up how to do just about anything at all on the Internet. Need to make a copycat recipe for an appetizer you enjoyed at a chain restaurant? Surely there’s a blog post out there that will tell you exactly what to do. Do you have a … Continue reading “Should You DIY Your Hardwood Floors?”
Most people are at least somewhat concerned about choosing ecologically friendly materials whenever feasible. Whether you’re building or remodeling your home, one of your priorities might be to reduce your carbon footprint and make use of products that won’t harm the environment. Some people think that hardwood floors deplete forests or contribute to global warming, … Continue reading “Why Wood Floors Are Environmentally Friendly”
If you are in the position to have new flooring installed in your home, you have a lot of options. The two most popular options for living areas are hardwood flooring and carpeting. Each has its own list of pros and cons. Check out this list of features for both types of flooring and find … Continue reading “Hardwood Flooring vs. Carpet: Which Is Right for You?”
Do your hardwood floors need refinishing? Are you thinking about tackling the project yourself? Refinishing may seem like the perfect project for the DIYer. However, the experts suggest otherwise.
Hardwood floors add a classic look to any home or business, but everyday wear and tear can make them look less than stellar. Recoating your hardwood floors may be a valuable option to those who don’t need the full service refinishing.