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The Many Benefits of a DIY Flooring Installation

The Many Benefits of a DIY Flooring Installation 0

Installing hardwood floors is one of the best investments you can make mainly because of the classic look, the long life span, and the fact that you can take Easiklip products with you if you move. On top of that, another major benefit of having Easiklip hardwood floors in your home is the ease of installation itself.

 

Things to Consider When Installing Hardwood Flooring Yourself

Things to Consider When Installing Hardwood Flooring Yourself 0

There is however one far and away reason that hardwood flooring would not retain its value – poor installation. Even beyond natural wear and tear or stains from red wine, improper hardwood installation is going to be riddled with a number of problems. The planks can swell and buckle with humidity changes, gaps can form which ruin looks and collect dirt, the floor can rot, the floor can make noise when walked upon, and many other issues can arise with poor installation.

As long as you take these tips into consideration however, there's no reason you can't get a full return on investment from your Easiklip flooring purchase.

The Secret to Going Green With Your Flooring

The Secret to Going Green With Your Flooring 0

Many homeowners take energy efficiency and eco-consciousness to the next level by installing new windows, boosting wall and attic insulation, and possibly changing out asphalt shingles to a reflective metal roof. All these things considered, there's still one area that is still often overlooked when it comes to green-friendly home products – the flooring.
Does Hardwood Floor Planking Size Make a Difference?

Does Hardwood Floor Planking Size Make a Difference? 0

Once you've determined the perfect flooring for your needs there may be one more thing to consider – plank size. This isn't necessarily the width of the boards themselves (although that does make a difference in the looks when installed) but the actual thickness. Here are some reasons why hardwood floor plank size should be added to your shopping checklist:
Best Hardwood Flooring for Homes with Pets & Kids

Best Hardwood Flooring for Homes with Pets & Kids 0

When you are shopping for new hardwood floors, there are obviously many things to consider. However, if your home is also inhabited by kids and pets there's another detail to ponder...
How and Why Do Hardwood Floors Increase Home Value?

How and Why Do Hardwood Floors Increase Home Value? 0

We all know that hardwood floors are glamorous but does a floor really increase the assessment range of your home? After all a floor is just a floor... right? The truth is, installing hardwood in your home really does make it more appealing to potential buyers. Best of all, it is a renovation project you can enjoy now without losing any value over the long term. Here are some of those reasons why hardwood floors offer such a great ROI...