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8 Questions to Ask About Hardwood Flooring Installation

Having hardwood flooring installed often means hiring a contractor and much like hiring any service, you should have a conversation before hiring them. Most people know to shop around and compare estimates, but are you equipped with good questions to…

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Carpet and Wood Flooring Combinations, the Needless Debate

It’s easy to get lost in the debate over carpet and wood flooring combinations. Questions like which one is better, can you have both, design taboos when trying to have them, etc. We know there are traditions to design and…

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3 Problems with Cheap Hardwood Flooring

Saving money is a good thing and while everyone agrees, they tend to try to save money in the short-term, like with cheap hardwood flooring. Think about it, if you try and save money by buying a low-quality item to…

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How to Choose a Hardwood Floor Color

When wondering how to choose a hardwood floor color, it can be nerve-racking. It’s expensive to replace and so, you’d better be happy with it. But, there are a few things to consider as well as pros and cons to…

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Hardwood Floor Water Damage Repair and You

Having hardwood floors is an elegant and opulent addition to any home. While they can stand up to dust and resist a wine spill, they don’t do well with prolonged exposure to water. Before rushing to a carpet contractor or…

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How Long Do Hardwood Floors Last?

How Long Do Hardwood Floors Last? Hardwood floors are an elegant investment for a home and can exist beautifully through a lifetime. Even the most durable hardwood floors wear with time. Like anything else in your home, the longevity of…

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How Much Does Wood Flooring Cost

Price Out Hard Wood Flooring Having hardwood floors is a spectacular addition to a house and one that is a rewarding investment. Being wrapped up in the variety of woods and how one finish will look versus another is all…

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What Kind Of Hardwood Floor Finish Should I Use?

It’s a big decision to make, after all. Your floor can be finished to suit the appearance you want it to have. However, you need to balance aesthetics with practicality. You may love a particular finish, but find out that…

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Why Do Hardwood Floors Separate?

Something you might notice from time to time with your hardwood floors is some separation, a little gap between the slats. This can happen with new floors as well as older hardwood floors. It’s actually normal, so don’t panic. However…

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The Best Hardwood Floors For Dogs

What flooring is best if you have Pets? Since people get concerned from time to time what effects their pets may have, it’s a good idea to discuss the best hardwood floors for dogs. The short answer is that you…

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