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A Guide To Wood Floor Alternatives

Many people like the look of wood floors. Not everyone wants wood floors. Some people think they are hard to maintain. Maybe they have...

Installing Hardwood Floors on Concrete Slabs

While I rarely have to install a wood strip floor on concrete here in the North East, a lot of you have houses built...

Guide to Health and Safety

This is meant to be an article about avoiding health robing practices when installing a new or sanding an old hardwood floor. But it...

Wood Floor Textures and Patterns

Wood floor textures and patterns are something to consider when getting a new floor. Your floor should match your style. Think about...

The Truth About Bamboo Flooring

Bamboo Flooring And Its Environmental Impact Bamboo is a fairly new type of flooring for the American market. Its popularity has grown very fast. Bamboo...

Guide to Floor Types and Finishes

Prefinished Floors Pro: Remarkable improvement in finish and milling quality have made some good brands of prefinished floors more durable than sand-on-site floors. Requires only installation...

Why Choose Parquet Flooring and How to Install it:

A parquet floor literally means a patterned floor. Parquet flooring is a mosaic of wood used to decorate a room, commonly using geometric designs....

Decorative Hardwood Floors: Medallions, Borders & Trim and Tile Inserts

Hardwood floors have become a true art over the years. With stunning, old wide plank flooring to classic parquet, there are so many interesting...

Cork: The Sustainable Alternative To Hardwood Floors

Cork is a renewable resource and has become a "green" alternative to hardwood floors. Cork is more than just a material for wine bottle...

What Is A Mixed Media Floor? Planning A Mixed Media Floor

A mixed media floor is a floor that is made from different materials. Some very elegant buildings have mixed media floors such as...

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