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Getting to Know Your Carpet

Tuesday, July 19th, 2011

Oh, carpet. Carpet is like an old family friend. It has been around for a long as we can remember, comforting us, cushioning our every step and adding that extra aesthetic value to our lives. But when you think about… Read More

2011 Hardwood Flooring Trends

Wednesday, July 13th, 2011

Is it time for a new floor in your home? If so, you probably want to make sure that you install an aesthetically pleasing floor that is not only functional and durable, but also stylish. But what is trending right… Read More

Is Cork Flooring the Future?

Wednesday, July 6th, 2011

In a world concerned with global warming, endangered species and the ongoing effort to go “green,” the flooring industry too has done its part to better the environment. And what was the industry’s solution? Cork Flooring. This article from directory… Read More

Carpet Buying Tips

Wednesday, June 29th, 2011

Buying a carpet is not quite as simple as picking out a nice color or pattern. There are several other factors that come into play, including your needs, the effect of the carpet upon the air quality of your house,… Read More

Area Rugs 101

Tuesday, June 21st, 2011

That room looks nice, but you have noticed it’s missing something. You just can’t quite put your finger on it. Your couch and chairs look stunning, your coffee table really stand out, your wall decorations accent the overall design of… Read More

Differences Between Laminate and Luxury Vinyl Tile

Tuesday, June 14th, 2011

There are several flooring options available, from hard wood, to ceramic tile, to carpet, to laminate, and finally, luxury vinyl tile. Of these options, laminate and vinyl tile are the most affordable, but one provides added durability along with being… Read More

Laminate Flooring Cleaning Tips

Friday, June 10th, 2011

While laminate flooring is designed to mimic the look and feel of other flooring options, it is still very unique and requires specific attention – especially when it comes to cleaning. There are several do’s and don’ts when it comes… Read More

The Importance of Carpet Padding

Wednesday, June 1st, 2011

Any carpet installation should start with quality carpet padding. Carpet padding is the foundation of any good carpet. Without good padding, it doesn’t matter what type of carpet you put down; it will not be comfortable. Carpet padding (carpet Cushion)… Read More

The Different Types of Carpet Fiber

Wednesday, May 25th, 2011

Did you know that 97% of all carpet is made with synthetic fibers? Well, it’s true. There is a very good chance that carpet you are surrounded by now is made from either acrylic (art wool), nylon, olefin (polypropylene), polyester,… Read More

Maintaining Your Hardwood Floors

Tuesday, May 17th, 2011

Hardwood floors are generally easy to maintain. Neglecting your hardwood floors, on the other hand, can be disastrous. Water, scuffmarks, scratches and sunlight can quickly turn your beautiful hardwood into a warped and discolored mess. But with a little TLC,… Read More