Installing Strip Flooring and Avoiding Future Squeaks and Pops

In this article I will give you the inside story on how to nail down a new strip floor so that no future squeaks...

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...

Reclaiming Old Wood For One-of-A-Kind Wood Flooring

Over a hundred years ago we ripped through virgin forests with raw steel saw blades. Those ancient trees dropped into nearby rivers that slowly...

Knee Pads: Preventing Occupational Knee Injuries

When you are on your knees on a hardwood floor all day, eventually your knees are going to start hurting. Your knees are a...

Plank Floor: What Special Considerations This Type of Floor Raises

My definition of a plank floor is anything 4" and wider. One of the biggest mistakes I see in the wood floor industry is...

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...

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...

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....

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