What’s the best floor for your high-traffic home?

October 28, 2011 by · Comments Off on What’s the best floor for your high-traffic home?
Filed under: Flooring, Flooring Maintenance, Laminate, Laminate Flooring 

Laminate Flooring(ARA) – From high-heeled shoes to dog paws and kitchen spills, your home’s flooring faces tough challenges every day. When it comes to choosing a floor that will stand up to today’s hyper-active households, experts recommend laminate for its low-maintenance, realistic beauty and durability. But savvy shoppers should keep in mind that not all laminates are created equal, especially when it comes to long-term performance. To find the best floor for your high-traffic home, look for the following:
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An expert’s guide to hardwood flooring

September 9, 2010 by · Comments Off on An expert’s guide to hardwood flooring
Filed under: Flooring, Flooring Maintenance, Hardwood Flooring, Hardwood Floors 

11157_b10_rgb(ARA) – As you plan your home and office improvements, think long-term by making choices that are informed, responsible and financially sound. The American Hardwood Information Center suggests hardwood flooring — one of the best long-term investments to be made. It is environmentally friendly, forever fashionable, and will last for generations.

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‘Green’ Equals Green with Ceramic Tile

March 25, 2009 by · Comments Off on ‘Green’ Equals Green with Ceramic Tile
Filed under: Budget-friendly, Ceramic tiles, Eco-Friendly, Energy Efficiency, Flooring Maintenance, Green Living 

(ARA) – For homeowners, good news has been hard to come by in this bleak economy. So it may come as a happy surprise to many to learn that the two most compelling trends in home remodeling and maintenance — pinching pennies and going “green” — are quite compatible with each other.

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How To Maintain Hardwood Floors

swoodfloor2The proper maintenance of your hardwood floors not only contributes to the beauty of your home but it will also prolong and increase the life of your wood floors for many years. Most people feel that maintaining their hardwood floor is a difficult task but to the contrary, wood floor maintenance is very easy and straight forward.  There are two important measures when it comes to maintenance of Hardwood floors. The first measure is damage prevention measure and the second measure is the ongoing or regular care.

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