1. Laminate Flooring Care and Maintenance

    Laminate flooring is very durable and is therefore a great choice for any homeowner. However, there are certain care and maintenance tips you should know to ensure your flooring is looking smooth and spotless for as long as possible. Prevent Warping Laminate flooring is water-resistant, not waterproof. Wet spills have the potential to warp your laminate flooring, so it is best to wipe them up imme…Read More

  2. Pros and Cons of Laminate Wood Flooring Vs Vinyl Flooring

    There are a number of factors to consider when choosing between vinyl and laminate wood flooring. Both are affordable options that offer a rather realistic representation of a natural hardwood floor, so these are factors to consider when choosing which matches your needs. Vinyl Flooring Installation: Installing vinyl flooring is quite simple, especially compared to other types of flooring. Average…Read More

  3. Uneven Floors: What Are the Causes?

    There are many factors that can lead to an uneven floor, whether it is sloped, sagging, or caving in on itself. Here are some of the most prevalent causes in each case: Floors with a general slope Foundation footer: If the floor is flat but has a slope, the most likely cause is a sunken or subsided foundation footer. The foundation footer is the bottom building block of your house. Sill: In some c…Read More

  4. Sound Transmission and Flooring Types

    Many homeowners take sound transmission into account when choosing the right flooring type for the different rooms in their homes. There are many factors to consider, such as the size of the room, which floor of the building the room is on, how high the ceiling is, and how much the floor will come into contact with hard objects. Sound Absorption The first aspect of sound transmission to take into …Read More

  5. Is Laminate Flooring Waterproof?

    In short, the answer is NO, laminate flooring is NOT waterproof. There is a common misconception out there that laminate is waterproof, and I believe this is due to the fact that many customers mistakenly confuse vinyl and laminate flooring. Many types of vinyl flooring are waterproof and/or highly water resistant. Laminate, on the other hand, is made out of recycled hardwood, so it is not waterpr…Read More

  6. How to Choose Your Baseboard, Molding, and Trim

    While many homeowners spend time thinking about the floors and walls in their homes, not everyone takes time to consider different types of baseboard, molding, and trim. However, these three things can really add to or detract from the look and feel of a room. Besides being important aspects of the design of a room, baseboard, molding, and trim also can prevent water damage where leaks may be a pr…Read More

  7. Important Factors to Consider When Choosing Laminate Flooring

    Having laminate floors at your home is a remarkable idea as they add beauty like none other type of flooring. They are relatively cheaper, a very strong flooring kind and they are resistant to scratches and dents. Laminate floors have the quality to mimic real hardwood floors. As these are all the qualities you can think about when we think about laminate floors, one thing we have to understand…Read More

  8. Choosing a Color for Your Laminate Flooring

    Your floor is one-sixth of the surface area of your room, so choosing the right flooring color will play a major role in the overall look of the space. However, there are so many color and texture options to consider for laminate flooring, or any other type of flooring (though, if you are not already considering laminate flooring for your home, here are some reasons why you should). Let's go throu…Read More

  9. Why You Should Switch to Laminate Flooring

    Many homeowners are drawn to the appeal of wooden flooring. While hardwood flooring may seem like an obvious choice, laminate wood flooring shares many of the same great qualities and offers other benefits that hardwood flooring does not. Here are several reasons why you should consider laminate wood flooring. Price Most people are not able to see the difference between hardwood flooring and lamin…Read More

  10. How to Keep Your Laminate Floors Clean

    Cleaning laminate floors is a breeze with the right mop. This handy guide will teach you how to clean laminate floors effortlessly so you have more time to put your feet up! To get started you will need 2 things: #1 Microfiber Mop First make sure you have the right mop for the job. The best way to clean laminate floors is with a microfiber mop. Microfiber mops glide across the floor picking up di…Read More