Deciding On Tile

Are you tired of your dingy carpet and scratched hardwood floors? Learn more about the pros and cons of using tile floors in your house.

Hardwood Floors: Humidity-Related Problems

29 January 2016
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A rise or drop in a home's humidity affects the moisture content of hardwood floors. The wood usually absorbs moisture when the humidity is high and loses it when it is low. These changes cause the expansion and contraction of wood. And for as long as the expansion and contraction isn't extreme, one has nothing to worry about, especially if the wood was allowed to acclimatize right before installation. Extreme humidity changes aren't kind to hardwood floors. Read More …

Three Areas In Your Home That Could Be Hiding Dust Mites

22 January 2016
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There are over 20 million people in the United States suffering from allergies due to dust mites, according to the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America. Unfortunately, coming home doesn't provide relief from these type of allergies. Dust mites can be found in flooring, furniture, and more. Your home shouldn't be making you sick, but with people and pets going in and out, it could very well be doing it. In an effort to keep your home's allergens under control, here are some tips on where to look for dust mites and how to reduce them. Read More …

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Deciding On Tile

After dealing with scratched hardwood floors and dingy carpets for years, we decided that an all-stone floor might be a better alternative. Unfortunately, since we couldn't afford a stone floor, we started looking closer at porcelain tile. We were able to find a flooring supplier that had the kind of flooring that we were looking for, and they were incredible to work with. They came out to our house, looked around at the flooring, and made suggestions based on the existing design details and paint color. After the tile was installed, our flooring was gorgeous, durable, and stain-resistant. Check out this blog to learn more about flooring.