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In-Demand Most Popular Hardwood Flooring Color and Styles

In-Demand Most Popular Hardwood Flooring Color and Styles 0

Have you ever walked into a freshly remodelled home? The first thing you notice is the floor. It’s the focal point of every room. Your eyes glance on the floor then move to the walls, furniture, and fixtures.

In this article, we’ll look at the preferred hardwood floor features that will help you make the right decision, look amazing and hold your home’s value.  

Engineered Hardwood vs Laminate Flooring : Learn the Differences

Engineered Hardwood vs Laminate Flooring : Learn the Differences 0

If you are thinking about installing a new floor for your home, you need to consider the type of flooring that is suitable. Not only does it involve cost, but also time and effort, especially if you plan to install it yourself. The right type of floor can add value, beauty, and save money. Are you considering installing a laminate or an engineered wood floor to cut cost? Let’s make some comparisons to see if they’re worth using.
5 Proven Hardwood Flooring Thickness Chart & Categories

5 Proven Hardwood Flooring Thickness Chart & Categories 0

If you’re considering installing a hardwood floor in your home, and want to do-it-yourself, you’ll need to make a lot of decisions. You must choose between hardwood and engineered flooring, the color, the wood, the installation method, and the thickness of the material. Will you install the flooring below, at or above “grade”? 

We’ll look at the two types of flooring, what’s appropriate for the kind of installation you want, and their pros and cons. Where a hardwood floor's thickness matters is whether you plan on flipping the home or one you’ll pass down to your great-grandchildren.




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3 Methods for Stained Hardwood Floor Gouge Repair and it's Costing

3 Methods for Stained Hardwood Floor Gouge Repair and it's Costing 1

Stained hardwood floors need proper maintenance to look beautiful. However, even with proper maintenance, accidents happen.

This article will explore the various types and severity of damage your hardwood floor can sustain. We’ll discuss repair methods, wood floor repair cost, cost to have wood floors refinished and how much to resurface hardwood floors. Depending on the type of hardwood and the extent of the damage, there are types of repairs you can make yourself. We’ll look at DIY flooring on a budget and wood floor gouge repair

Timber Flooring Cost to Install Hardwood Floors and How to Reduce It

Timber Flooring Cost to Install Hardwood Floors and How to Reduce It 1

You’re trying to figure out just how much your dream hardwood floor will really cost. Until you have have an assessment done by a contractor, it’s tough to be too sure of what the installation will cost, but this article with arm you with some real-world numbers to help you with your decision making process.

We’ll start by presenting our case study of an 850 sq ft solid hardwood floor installation. We’ll present the job specifications and the actual real-life quotes we got from 3 different contractors in our city. We’ll show you before and after photos of the job we ended up doing mostly ourselves, and of course, we’ll show you the final bill. Lastly, we’ve got some great some great tips to help you save even more money when installing your hardwood floor.

Are You Ruining Your Hardwood Floors? Stop With These Simple Tricks

Are You Ruining Your Hardwood Floors? Stop With These Simple Tricks 0

Choosing to install hardwood floors in your home is a very wise decision. This is due mostly to the fact that you can enjoy them in the present while also maintaining the resale value when it comes time to sell your home.