Many years ago, when you were building a home, it was normal to install hardwood floors throughout the entire house. However, over the years, homeowners’ style changed, and new items came to the market like wall-to-wall carpet. In the past, we looked at hardwood floors only as a functional subfloor. Today, we look at hardwood […]
Three Top Flooring Options for Pets
There has never been a surge in pet ownership like today! They are members of our family, and we treat them just like our children. Just like children, we need to pick our flooring accordingly so that damage to the new floor is not the pet’s fault. One of the best questions to ask yourself […]
What’s the Best Flooring to Use in a Bathroom?
Bathrooms are one of the most frequently used rooms in a home. And yet they rarely get the kind of foot traffic that a kitchen or a mudroom sees. In addition, bathrooms are often wet and subject to spills from toothpaste, hairspray, soaps, and lotions that can all affect the floor. Combined, all of this […]
Decorating with Chinese and Brazilian Slate Floors
When most people think of slate flooring, they picture the material that typically comes from Vermont. This type of slate is usually honed, gauged, and a uniform gray color that makes it easy to coordinate with other furnishings and décor. Slate flooring that come from other countries such as China and Brazil, however, vary widely […]
Reader Question: Why is tile a good choice for my floor?
A home’s flooring choice can help define the overall mood of a room; it can bring out the furniture and décor. There are a lot of options for flooring and one of the most popular materials preferred by homeowners is tile. Here are three quick and easy reasons why it can be a good choice: […]