Recent Flooring Articles


6 Necessities for Your New Baby's Room

Posted by Laura Firszt | Oct 07, 2015

Baby on the way? Congratulations. That gives you about a million things to plan for and dream about. One of the most immediate is preparing a special living space for the impending...


Hand-Scraped Wood Floors: Trendy and Timeless

Posted by Laura Firszt | Sep 29, 2015

When you're thinking about floor coverings, wood flooring stands out from the crowd for its natural good looks. Oftentimes, the most desirable way to show off the beautiful grain and...


Popular Floor Materials and Their "Looks Appeal"

Posted by Laura Firszt | Aug 06, 2015

Funny how flooring tends to be one of the last things you think of when planning a home renovation. What's underfoot just doesn't seem as glamorous as marble countertops or elegant...


Dos and Don'ts for Eco-Friendly Flooring

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jul 12, 2015

DO investigate whether there might be vintage hardwood hiding underneath your current floor covering, if you are thinking of replacing it. Gently ease up a corner of the existing carpet...

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Paint Your Floors for an Amazing Budget Update

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jun 15, 2015

Painful, but true: when your floor is in sad shape, your whole house looks less than its best. Flooring comprises such a large part of your home's footprint (pun intended) that when...