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What Is Hand Scraped Hardwood Flooring?

The classic and timeless look of hardwood floors is a popular choice with homeowners and interior designers for its warmth and natural aesthetic. With its growing popularity and ability to fit well into a variety of styles and design inspirations, hardwood flooring offers tons of options for customization far beyond stain. Using hardwood goes beyond…

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Pros and Cons of Dark Wood Flooring 

Investing in a beautiful, elegant hardwood floor is one way to elevate the aesthetic of your home while also adding value to it. Strong, and full of natural beauty, a nice hardwood floor can last the test of time and increase the resale value of your home when and if the time to sell comes…

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3 Myths About Sealing Tile Debunked: What You Need to Know Before You Tile

There are a lot of steps when taking on a new tiling project. From choosing the perfect design, color, and pattern to making sure the material is compatible with the space you’re tiling and will be able to outlast daily wear and tear, giving you the most out of your investment. Then there is researching…

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The Search is Over, Here is the List of the Most Scratch Resistant Flooring

We’ve said it before, and we’ll say it again: the floors are the most visible and used area of your house. It is IMPOSSIBLE to occupy a space without making contact with the floors in some way. In a manner of speaking, the floors are also the first impression people get when they walk into…

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Flooring Review: Are Shaw Floors Worth the Investment?

If you’re in the market for new flooring, there is no doubt you’ve stumbled upon Shaw flooring as an option in your research. Headquartered in Dalton, Georgia Shaw Industries Group, Inc., was the largest carpet manufacturer in the world. Shaw has been manufacturing flooring solutions since 1946 and has since expanded their selection beyond carpet.…

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Take the Plunge into Summer with the Best Tile for Pool Decks and Patios

Summer will soon be here and that calls for days by the pool, outdoor parties and get-togethers, and more time outside on the patio and in the yard. When planning your outdoor recreational space, you’ll want to create an inviting, yet functional and long lasting area. Choosing the ideal material for flooring surface is critical–specifically…

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Spring Has Sprung! Cleaning Outdoor Area Rugs

Spring has arrived! As temperatures get warmer, the trees and flowers begin to bloom, and sunny days replace harsh winter winds, we all look forward to spending more time outdoors. In anxious preparation for outdoor sitting and gathering it is time to shake out the dust left behind by the kiss of winter and ready…

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Design Trend: Flooring on the Ceiling

The general feeling lately is anything but traditional when it comes to interior design. The trends for flooring have such a wide range, from fumed wood, blanched flooring to geometric tile, or graphic vinyl. The bottom line is creating visually interesting and exciting spaces. Designers are using mixed materials, combining patterns, colors, and textures, in…

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5 Tips for Buying Flooring Online

Have you ever purchased something online, and despite reading the reviews, scouring for product images, reading dimensions, size charts, and more, it just, well, isn’t what you were expecting? Sure. It’s happened to all of us, and for minor purchases (and with free shipping and returns), it’s no big deal; disappointing for sure, but all…

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Mosaic Tile Trends to Watch

Designers and homeowners agree that we can’t get enough mosaic tile trends. Whether you’re building from scratch, gutting and remodeling, or need a little inspired design refresh, implementing mosaic tile is a popular choice. Tile is available in a variety of materials, patterns, and colors. With its unique features and durability, it is the perfect…

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