Category: Flooring

Fun and Interesting Facts About Flooring and Carpet

Your home wouldn’t be complete without beautiful flooring. No matter what type of flooring you have in your home, it can make your home look and feel welcoming and provides a certain level of comfort. But did you know that your home’s flooring has a rich history? This week, we thought of sharing with you some fun and interesting facts about carpets and flooring. Most expensive floor tiles Pietra has taken floor tiles to a new level with its black marble creation. These luxurious tiles come with a premium price,

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Carpet Installation Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

So you bought a new carpet for your room and thought of installing it on your own. Carpet-laying is never easy.  3 hours later, you find yourself browsing the net, reading reviews for the best carpet installation company out there. Hiring a professional is sure to cost more than doing it on your own, but these people know exactly how to do it and will also help you avoid wasting carpet. There are a lot of things to remember about installing a carpet. If you’re not experienced, you are more

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How to Keep Carpet Clean in a Pet-Friendly Home

Newly installed carpet looks beautiful. It adds to the design, look and feel of your home. But once it’s damaged, it can quickly detract from the design of a room. One of the downsides of pet ownership is the wear and tear they do to your home, especially the carpet and flooring. If you have a dog, you probably know that sinking feeling when your dog runs across the carpet and leaves mud and chunks of chewed toys everywhere. Follow these tips to allow your pets and a clean carpet

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Questions to Ask Before Hiring a Carpet Cleaner

With its cheap prices, great deals and professional-looking technicians, a carpet cleaning service may look wonderful. Don’t be fooled by these misleading advertisements and confusing claims. Sometimes, these technicians may actually have no idea what they’re doing and low prices may result in poor quality. Because of that, it is important to do some research so you can make an informed, intelligent decision when hiring a carpet cleaner. Here are some questions to ask a carpet cleaning business before inviting them into your home. Do you offer free estimates? Most

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Care and Maintenance Tips for Long-Lasting Carpet

Carpet is one of those items that make the room more presentable and contribute to the beauty of your home. By keeping your carpet in top shape, we guarantee that your carpet will last twice as long. However, we all know that keeping it clean can be a challenge, especially those in high traffic areas. Here are some tips to keep your carpets looking great and feeling clean and fresh over the years. Vacuum often It may not be your favorite task, but vacuuming is an essential part of proper

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Tips for Selecting the Right Carpet for Your Home

You know you want something that will look good, feel great and stay as good looking as the day you bought it. Everything starts out simple, until you visit the local home center or carpet store. Suddenly, things become complicated. With so many designs, materials and colors available, it can be difficult to choose the right carpet for your home. This week, we’d like to share with you some tips to help you shop for the best carpet type. Here are some of them. Maintenance requirement One of the best

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Tips for Maintaining Hardwood Floors

I’ve heard a lot of people say they love the look of hardwood floors, but hate the maintenance part. Cleaning and caring for something as valuable as hardwood floors can be intimidating, but once you have established your own routine, you’ll realize that it’s not that difficult. Learning how to maintain hardwood floor is essential for keeping your investment looking good.  With a little care, your floor can go decades without the need to be refinished, sanded or even need a new coat of varnish. Check out the tips below

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Homeowners Love Their Vinyl Tile Flooring

Vinyl tile floors are very popular with today’s homeowners. It may be one of the least expensive forms of flooring, but it offers great value. If you are planning to change the flooring in your home and increase the resale value of your home at the same time, installing vinyl tile is a great option. Applying vinyl floor is an inexpensive way to greatly improve the look of just about any space, from laundry room, to bathroom to kitchen. Still not convinced? Listed below are 4 great reasons why homeowners

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Installing Laminate Flooring on Stairs

Installing laminate flooring on stairs can be tedious and time consuming. A lot of homeowners opt not do it on their own, given the complexity of the task. It is more detailed and requires more attention than installing laminate on the floor. But for those who want to, we’re here to give you some easy to follow steps on how to install laminate flooring on your stairs. Choose your laminate flooring If you have kids, installing laminate on the stairs might not be a good idea. But if you really

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Benefits of Hardwood Flooring

A lot of homeowners tend to overlook hardwood flooring just because it is more expensive than linoleum and carpet, but there are a number of benefits that hardwood flooring can offer your home. Let yourself be tempted by the warmth and natural beauty of hardwood floor. Listed below are 4 reasons why we believe it is it is a great choice for your home. High quality look Think about how the flooring choices you make can affect the resale value of your home in the future. While hardwood floors can

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