Recent Flooring Articles

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Keep Your Dog Cool and Safe on Hot Days

Posted by Laura Firszt | Jul 09, 2014

Summer is a time for outdoor fun for you and your pet ... but it also brings its share of dangers. Exposing your dog to excessive sun and heat can lead to sunburned skin or worse. Protect...

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Green Hardwood Certification Benefits

Posted by Anna Hill | Mar 31, 2014

If you’ve gone “green” in your home décor pursuits and general lifestyle in order to help save the environment, learning about green hardwood flooring certification...

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Engineered Wood Versus Laminate Flooring

Posted by Anna Hill | Mar 27, 2014

While traditional solid hardwood floors are beautiful to look at, their cost and susceptibility to scratches and dents may make them unattractive to homeowners. Thankfully, engineered...

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Pergo Versus Laminate Flooring

Posted by Glenda Taylor | Mar 20, 2014

If you haven’t walked through a flooring center in a few years, put it on your short list of things to do. While you’ll still find hardwood, carpet and tile products,...

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Hardwood Floor vs Engineered Floor

Posted by Philip Schmidt | Mar 13, 2014

On the surface, a traditional solid hardwood floor and an engineered wood floor are pretty much identical. They look the same. They can be made with the same wood species. They're...