Guide to Parquet Flooring

This type of flooring first showed up in the Baroque Period (1625-1714) in France's most Royal of homes and palaces. This is where they...

For contractors: How to get those better jobs, at the prices...

Just how does a hardwood floor contractor go about getting more money for the jobs they are now doing? Well that’s the $64,000 question...

How to choose a flooring contractor

All the good, bad and the ugly flooring contractors are found in big city yellow pages. Sifting through a dozen pages is time consuming...

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...

Laquer – Lacquer Finish Floor Fires

I hope the title of this article alarms you because every time I get news of another lacquer floor fire it brings me back...

Prefinished Hardwood Floors: How to choose!

I can't tell you how many times I've been asked what brand of prefinished floor I recommend. Or how many samples I've gotten through...

Which Way to Lay Wood Flooring – Yes it Matters –...

Well I guess , all's well that ends well. I spent quite a bit of time with my client, coaching him on his upcoming...

Laying Wood Floors the Right Direction – Yes it Matters –...

Here we have a situation that could have been avoided with a little planing and knowledge. In our video section you can see me...

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...

Should I Sand Wood Floors Myself or Hire a Pro?

While your gender won't affect your ability to sand a floor, your lack of training will. You just cannot pick up the floor sanding...

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