Top Three Basement Flooring Options

Basement flooring plays by its own rules, even if you live in a dry climate. Basement flooring may leach moisture due to its proximity to the ground, heavy rains that cause flooding and many other ways. The primary concern you need to keep in mind when shopping for basement flooring is moisture: how to avoid it and how well will your floor dry out if it does become wet. You do not want to invest in beautiful new floors only to have to replace them a year down the road.

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Wood Flooring Texture Guide

Source: Mohawk Flooring

Texture has emerged as a top trend this year and not only just for hardwood, but across the board in the hard surface category. Every great interior design includes texture and what better way to incorporate it throughout your home then with your flooring? Homeowners want a floor that has an aged and worn appearance but also provides the same unique texture and feel. Scrapes, knots, wirebrushed, you name it, people want it.

The different textures we will be discussing are often mistaken for one another. So, it is important to understand how they are all different in that they have a unique style, character, and distinguishing qualities that set them apart.

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Waterproof and Water-Resistant Flooring

Source: Mannington

These two terms, waterproof and water-resistant flooring, have become extremely popular in the flooring industry in recent years. What many might not know is how they differ from each other and why it is important to understand those differences when shopping for your new floors. It can save you time and money in the long run by knowing exactly what the benefits are of each and what rooms they are best suited for.

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How to Prepare for Installation Day

It is exciting to envision what your home will look like after selecting your new flooring. What is not as fun is preparing your home for the installation day. However, through this guide, we will help you be prepared and ready to go. Because, as the saying goes, “by failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.” Let’s ensure your investment stays beautiful for years to come.

While shopping for your gorgeous new floors, your salesperson will review your installation details and will advise about additional fees that may be involved so there are no surprises at the end. Our installers are professionals and will need to have the space properly prepared before they can install your new flooring.    

So here we go.

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A Busy Home is A Happy Home

We mention quite often in our blogs how some flooring products are better suited for a ‘busy household’ over other options, but what exactly does a busy household mean? We put together this blog to help you understand what it means to you and your home when searching for your next floors.

Taking into account your lifestyle will make the difference between loving your floors for the next five years or next fifty years.

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