Floating hardwood floors are composed of real wood on top and composite underneath that make them very sturdy. They come in a range of board widths and colors. As with anything, this type of flooring has its downside, but generally its advantages have convinced many people to use it in their homes. Let’s take a look at these benefits that have won over its users.
Unlike the usual wood floors that are nailed or glued to the subfloor, the boards for floating wood floors are designed to simply be clicked and locked together and are suspended over the… Continue readingLearn More
Installing hardwood flooring can be so costly. If this is your first time to undertake a project like this, you must realize that besides the actual cost of the flooring, you also need to put into the equation the labor cost, the costs of installing the subfloor, baseboard, moulding, vapor barriers, the cost of other materials, such as adhesives, insulating underlay, cleaners and sealants, and the cost of removing the old flooring (and probably the carpet). Whew! If you add up all these costs, you will understand with a deeper perspective the first sentence of this article. But don’t worry. You… Continue readingLearn More
Bamboo hardwood floors are gaining popularity among homeowners looking to buy flooring that is friendly to both the environment and the pocket. Moreover, its qualities that are unique to other hardwood floors (since bamboo is actually a grass) make it also a durable, hardwearing flooring alternative. And as most homeowners already know, one of the secrets to long-lasting flooring is cleaning and maintenance. This is actually very easy to do. This post will show just how simple it is.
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Statistics reveal that one and a half acres of rain forest are wiped out per second. At this rate, we may soon be on the brink of losing the supply of the most vital species of flora. How can Earth effectively recycle carbon dioxide emitted by industrialization into oxygen without trees? With this in mind, many homeowners turn to reclaimed hardwood floors when redecorating or building their homes, offices and other structures. Besides the environmental consideration, more and more people resort to buying recycled wood floors because they are durable, naturally carry a tasteful vintage appeal… Continue readingLearn More
Anderson is a famous brand of flooring that is known for the variety of wood floors they sell. Woods such as timber, walnut, oak and peach among others, are offered by the company. Anderson hardwood floors are also popularly known for the cross-lock designed line. The company was a family business when it started but slowly, it has become so big and then became the leading hardwood floor manufacturer in the country.
Like any other product, Anderson floors also have lines and series. Here they are:
Anderson Casitablanca – a handscraped product ⅜” x 5” per plank in size. It… Continue readingLearn More
Hardwood floors are beautiful and classy. Use them for any room, and you can instantly feel a warm atmosphere enveloping it. There is basically no reason why you would want to prefer stones or cement over it. Well, except if you are observing a very tight budget. If that is the case, one great alternative is to get laminate hardwood floors.
Laminate hardwood floors are not new. In fact, they are continuously being used by individuals and companies alike for the numerous benefits they offer. If you have only recently heard about this wonderful product but are hesitating if it the right choice for your home or… Continue readingLearn More
When people buy homes or choose rental properties, they usually look at the size of the backyard or the number of rooms and bath and take flooring for granted. However, if you are seriously looking for a home that is attractive and inviting, you should also take a closer look at its floors because this part of the house can actually make or break the appearance of everything. And if you want flooring that’s both beautiful and long-lasting, wish that you’d find a home with oak hardwood floors. If you cannot, then save up for a floor renovation.
There’s not much of an introduction needed on how oak hardwood floors look… Continue readingLearn More
You just moved in your new home, you’re excited to decorate it. You sit down and think how you would make everything look good. Then you remove the carpet in the living room where you’re at and, surprise, surprise! You see that underneath is hardwood flooring. What would you do? It has been a dream of yours to have hardwood floor, yet you are thinking that it would be difficult to restore the wood underneath the carpet that’s been there for years! If you feel that it is such a waste to hide the beautiful wood beneath the aging carpet, you have the right to feel that way. Hardwood floors are… Continue readingLearn More