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Flooring for elderly and seniority

By | September 18th, 2016|Categories: Flooring Materials|Tags: , |

It is important to choose the right floors for the elderly for many good reasons, one of which elderly and senior people tend to fall. Choosing the right floors which reduce the chance of slipping [...]

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Advantages of Do It Yourself Hardwood Flooring

By | September 18th, 2016|Categories: Flooring Materials|Tags: |

Hardwood flooring is terrific for your home because of its sturdiness and durability. It’s appearance is great and can be repeatedly varnished and stained. It looks good in new or previous homes and ages well [...]

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8 Dangers of Acquiring Hardwood From a Big Box Departmental store

By | September 18th, 2016|Categories: Flooring Materials|Tags: |

If you are looking for hardwood flooring, then you know this can be a major vital investment to your home. The following is an article with nine things to contemplate prior to making a buying [...]

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Refinish your hardwood floors the right way

By | September 8th, 2016|Categories: Flooring Materials|Tags: , |

If your oak floors, maple floors or any hardwood floors are covered in scratches, you can sand them down to get the best out of your floors. […]

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Hardwood vs. Laminate; the eternal struggle for supremacy in the modern home

By | July 26th, 2016|Categories: Flooring Materials|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

As any homeowner will know, installing real hardwood floors over laminate can raise the overall value of your home considerably. However, hardwood flooring is far more expensive overall, and has a tendency to wear more quickly. This quick guide aims to explain the pros and cons of both hardwood flooring and laminate, and hopefully will make your decision between the two much easier. […]

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Patterns Galore! Hardwood Grain Patterns Explained

By | July 26th, 2016|Categories: Flooring Materials|Tags: , |

A very important thing to consider when buying hardwood flooring is the grain pattern you wish to use in your home. While wood has naturally occurring grains, knots and patterns, the way the wood you are going to be installing is cut is also quite significant to the way your purchase will look when installed. The difference between plain sawn, rift sawn and quarter sawn grain patterns is quite important, and sometimes difficult to understand. These pattern types can create utterly distinct looks when installed, so it is often best to understand them before you make any purchases. […]

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