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27
Jan

2022 Flooring Trends in Texas

If you’re thinking of renovating your home, and flooring is at the top of that list, you understandably want to get with the times and incorporate something that will be on-trend. Here’s a look at the top 2022 flooring trends in Texas to help guide your decision. Hardwood and Hybrid Flooring At the top of […]

29
Dec

New Year’s Resolutions For Your Hardwood Floors

Ringing in the new year often comes with resolutions made by one and all. You may be making a personal resolution, such as to drop some pounds or to find a new career, but we suggest that you also make one for your new hardwood floors. When maintained and well cared for, your hardwood floors […]

30
Nov

Protecting Your Hardwood Floors From Holiday Party Traffic

Holiday parties are a lot of fun. But they’re murder on your hardwood floors! Adults can track in dirt and water or scratch your floors with their high heels, while kids can spill their drinks and pets can track in mud. Your beautiful floors that you take a lot of pride in could be faced […]

27
Oct

Should You Wax Your Hardwood Floors?

To answer this effectively, you have to be sure your hardwood floors are good candidates for waxing before beginning this type of project. Truth is, many hardwood floors should not be waxed. This is why you should always consult with a hardwood flooring specialist in San Antonio before considering waxing. In many instances, waxing your […]

30
Sep

Protecting Your Stairs When Moving

Moving from one house to another can leave one or both homes vulnerable to potential damage during the process – especially when you consider that you’ll be moving large and heavy items across floors and down a flight of stairs to get to the truck. If you have hardwood floors, you know how delicate they […]

31
Aug

Does Your Hardwood Floor Need to be Refinished?

Wondering if you need to get your hardwood floors refinished? There are many factors that play into this decision, mainly to do with the age and appearance of your existing floor. You understandably want your hardwood floor to stay shiny and lustrous for its entire lifespan, and with the right maintenance, it can. But you […]

31
Jul

Best Flooring For Game Rooms and Man Caves

If you’re a guy with a man cave (or a woman with a woman-cave!), you know what a special and unique space this is in your home. You want everything to reflect your personality and style, as well as match your comfort and usage levels. It’s quite fun to personalize this space with the perfect […]

28
Jun

Pros and Cons of Installing Laminate in Your Kitchen

When renovating your kitchen, the toughest choice of all will likely be what flooring to use. Many homeowners choose laminate due to its many benefits for this busy room of the house. Not sure if laminate is right for you? Check out these pros and cons of laminate installation in the kitchen. Pros Aesthetically Pleasing […]

01
Jun

The Difference Between Porcelain and Ceramic Tile

You may use the words porcelain and ceramic tile interchangeably, but there are actually subtle differences between the two. The big difference lies in how they’re made. Both tiles are comprised of a clay mixture fired in a kiln, but porcelain tile contains a more refined clay that is fired at higher temps. This means it’s denser and more […]

28
Apr

Hardwood or Carpet on Stairs: Which is Best For You?

If you are considering installing hardwood in your home, your next thought may be: do you stick with hardwood in the main part of the home only, or should you do the stairs too? Would carpeting or runners be better for the stairs? These are all very good questions, and it’s a decision that ultimately […]