Recent Flooring Articles


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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...


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Troubleshoot Wood Floor Damage

Posted by Laura Firszt | Mar 02, 2015

Nothing adds a distinctive air (and increased resale value) to your home like natural wood flooring. But hardwood’s beauty is just one of its many virtues. In case of damage to...