Hardwood floors, carpets and allergies

Spring is around the corner, promising flowering trees, warm sun and flaring seasonal allergies. Anyone who sneezes at the sight of flowering daisies knows the aggravation of being unable to escape allergens. Nearly one in five Americans suffers from allergies or asthma, according to the Allergy and Asthma Foundation of America. These can range from [...]

By |2019-05-15T02:07:34+00:00March 27th, 2019|Wood Flooring Articles|0 Comments

2019 Wood Flooring Trends

It’s time to ring in the new year, and that means it’s time to set some new resolutions. For many people, that means tackling major projects — like renovating a home! With a whole year ahead, there are new hardwood flooring trends coming down the line. While carpet is still a common choice as flooring [...]

By |2019-01-21T19:30:14+00:00January 8th, 2019|Wood Flooring Articles|0 Comments

Solid vs. Engineered Wood Floors

Entering a home with beautiful hardwood floors, it may not be immediately obvious what kind of material was used. A casual eye can fairly quickly tell laminate wood floors from real wood, but what may escape a layman is the difference between solid wood and engineered wood. While both are made of real wood fibers, [...]

By |2019-01-21T19:30:28+00:00December 19th, 2018|Wood Flooring Articles|0 Comments

Winter Weather and Hardwood Floors

With Thanksgiving come and gone, Christmas lights are coming on and the ground is turning white with snow. Across the country, temperatures are falling and, in many places, humidity levels are falling with them. Those seasonal changes in humidity can take a toll on beautiful hardwood floors over the years, damaging their integrity and appearance. [...]

By |2019-01-21T19:30:38+00:00December 5th, 2018|Wood Flooring Articles|0 Comments