Recent Flooring Articles


Ceramic Tile for Your Kitchen Floor

Posted by Laura Firszt | May 27, 2015

Are you renovating your kitchen or building a new home? Chances are you've given a great deal of thought to the cabinets and countertops ... but what about the flooring? Ceramic tile...

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Fast, Easy Repair for Linoleum or Vinyl Floors

Posted by Laura Firszt | May 18, 2015

Durable, resilient, and low maintenance, linoleum and vinyl flooring are also inexpensive to install. To make a good thing even better, they are also surprisingly easy to repair. In...

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Find Laminate Flooring with Low VOCs

Posted by Laura Firszt | Apr 14, 2015

Dangerous volatile organic compounds, aka VOCs, are not something you want in your home. Because these chemical compounds have a very low boiling point, large numbers of their molecules...

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Prepare Your Home for 7 Pet Personality Types

Posted by Laura Firszt | Mar 10, 2015

Bringing home a sweet little kitty or pup, or a longing-for-love adult rescue animal, for the first time is certainly a thrill. However, in all the fun and excitement of buying chew...

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12 Linoleum and Vinyl Floor Installation Mistakes

Posted by Laura Firszt | Mar 04, 2015

Sheet flooring is changing its image big time. No longer dull and dingy-looking, linoleum and vinyl floor coverings now come in bright modern patterns, for a fresh new look. These materials...