The Complete Guide To Flooring Material

  • The Benefits Of Concrete Floor Panels

    1 December 2017

    If your sub-floor is unlevel, gouged or scraped, you have two options. You can have a new layer of concrete poured onsite and added to help smooth and level out your sub-floor or you can have concrete floor panels installed over the existing sub-floor. There are benefits to each option. Taking the time to explore these benefits allows you to the decision best suited to your home, budget and needs. Here are a few of the benefits of using concrete floor panels.

  • How To Refinish Wood Flooring

    28 February 2017

    Wood floors are gorgeous and can be found in a lot of older homes. Wood is durable and it ages beautifully. If you have an older home, look beneath that carpeting throughout the house. If you have wood floors, you can refinish them to give them new life. See below for wood floor refinishing tips and instructions. What You'll Need: Hammer Pliers Utility knife Floor sander Stain Polyurethane Foam rollers Paintbrush Rags Respirator and protective eye-wear Instructions:

  • How To Seal Tile On A Shower Floor

    29 September 2016

    Tile is a popular flooring material in bathrooms. It adds a lot of style to a floor or a custom shower enclosure. However, if you are going to install tile on your shower floor, you need to take some special steps to protect it from all the moisture. Most importantly, you need to seal it and ensure that the grout lines are completely waterproof. This article explains the process so you can ensure that you don't have soap scum or mold issues.

  • Time For New Carpeting? 4 Questions You Should Ask Before You Make Your Final Selection

    26 July 2016

    If your old flooring has seen better days, it's time to upgrade your carpeting. Before you decide on the style, you need to do some pre-planning. New carpeting is a big investment. You need to make sure that you pay close attention to details while choosing the next carpeting you'll be installing in your home. Here are four questions you should take into consideration when choosing your new carpeting. How Big is the Room?

  • Answering Common Questions About Caring For Hardwood Floors

    14 July 2016

    Hardwood flooring can be a highly durable and aesthetically pleasing option for flooring. Yet, there are many people that might not be particularly experienced with owning this type of flooring. As a result, these individuals may not be sure of the steps for caring for this type of flooring or addressing some of the routine problems that hardwood flooring might encounter. To help you be prepared for these issues, you may want to consider the following answers to common questions.

  • Advantages Of Marble Flooring

    12 July 2016

    Marble flooring tiles are a popular flooring option that possess a number of unique benefits when compared to other types of flooring, thanks to the distinctive qualities of marble as a building material. Understanding the advantages that marble flooring tiles have to offer your home's floors can help you decide if marble flooring is the right fit for your needs. Durability Marble is a highly durable material, able to withstand a great deal of foot traffic and general wear and tear without wearing down.

  • Have A Dog? Follow These Tips To Help Protect Your Hardwood Floors

    12 July 2016

    Some people think that hardwood floors and dogs don't mix, simply because dogs' toenails can cause scratches on the surface of the flooring, and "accidents" that a dog might have in the house can also cause damage. Luckily, it's possible to enjoy your beautiful hardwood flooring without restricting Fido's access. Just follow these tips to help keep your hardwood flooring in good shape. 1. Keep Your Dog's Toenails Well-Clipped First of all, you should address the toenail issue by keeping your dog's toenails neatly clipped.