Vintage Wood Flooring

12.31.2019

Vintage flooring continues to be popular and people, most of the time are willing to shell out  great amounts for it. This is for the simple reason that a classic never goes out of style. Vintage flooring, pretty much like vintage clothes are those that are either really old flooring that genuinely looks worn and tattered or maybe made up of ...

Types of Carpets and Rugs

12.31.2019

We listed some classifications of carpets and area rugs last time.Today we will look into the rest of those classifications and more samples starting with synthetic fibers. Synthetic Fibers Nylon.Nylon has a soft and luxurious feel and comes in a variety of colors that has great resiliency and abrasion-resistance making it an ideal choice ...

Types of Carpets and Rugs

12.31.2019

In our last post, we talked about carpeting essentials or the things you need to know before buying carpets. Today we will talk about the different types of carpets and area rugs so you can choose one that will specifically suit your need. Before we go any further, we shall distinguish between wall-to-wall carpeting, carpet tiles and area rugs. ...

The VOC Connection

12.31.2019

VOCs or Volatile Organic Compounds have caught the attention concerned individuals and organizations alike. These are carbon-based compounds which are generally invisible – neither seen nor smelled but is a widely-recognized pollutant associated with a variety of health risks. Studies have shown that these compounds are related to allergies ...

Some Useful Hints on Hardwood Flooring Repair

12.31.2019

Hardwood floors are an asset in any property and should be well taken care. While they are very resilient, day-to-day wear and tear leaves even the hardest floors prone to damage. Repairing damaged hardwood isn’t easy and is better left to flooring professionals. However, should you feel a little bold and daring and decide that this is somet ...

Some Things You Need to Know About Bamboo Flooring

12.31.2019

In one of our previous posts, we looked at some of the possible disadvantages of buying so-labeled green flooring products. Here, we take on some things we think you should know before deciding if you want and need bamboo on your living or working space and if it is indeed the appropriate material. Bamboo Flooring in the Making Two things eve ...

Solid Hardwood or Engineered Hardwood Which is Best to Use

12.31.2019

While both are made of genuine hardwood, solid hardwood and engineered hardwood  been so closely compared that there is now some sort of rivalry between these two excellent flooring choices. Homeowners and homebuyers, especially those first time ones are often baffled between the similarities and differences of the tow and can hardly tell which on ...

Small Interiors Flooring Tips

12.31.2019

We all know than in any space, flooring is essential. Indoors or outdoors flooring pulls together the look of any room. Installing different flooring materials will have different impact and effects on the rooms or surfaces where they are installed. In today’s decorating small interiors series, we’ll look at the different flooring choices availa ...

Pros and Cons of Flooring Choices

12.31.2019

In our previous post, we gave you popular flooring and the pros and cons of each. Today we continue with the list together with their respective advantages and disadvantages: 4. Carpets and Area Rugs Carpets - whether in form of wall-to-wall carpeting or carpet tiles, carpet runners and area rugs has always been the top choice in terms of comfo ...

Pros and Cons of Flooring Choices

12.31.2019

Earlier, we gave you the best flooring choices for each room in your house. Today, we’d like to take a look at the advantages and disadvantages of each flooring solution so you can better understand how each can help you identify which ones will best meet your needs. 1. Laminate Flooring Laminate flooring is a popular choice among DIYers and ot ...