4 Flooring Options You Should Consider Before Passing Over a Fixer Upper

9 July 2018
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Moving out on your own can be quite hard, especially of you do not have friends to live with it. More often than not, you may not have enough money to rent an apartment on the beach or a penthouse in the city. You may have to make do with what you can afford. But what if all you can afford is a house with stained or cracked floors? Provided the walls and ceilings are still intact, you can always refurbish the floors. Read More 

Three guidelines to follow when installing floor trusses

15 May 2018
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There are two options that home builders have to grapple with when installing their floors, whether to install floor trusses or get joists. Floor trusses are seen by many as a better alternative because they weigh less and make it easy to install structures such as the plumbing, wiring and other ductwork. Before installing the truss, it is important to remember that every building has its own design, and buying trusses without consulting will most likely lead to serious design flaws. Read More 

5 Carpet Selection Tips for Dog Owners

21 March 2018
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You love your dog – that's a given. Unfortunately, having a dog means thinking a little harder when you make any home improvements, such as picking out carpet flooring. Carpets are nice for dogs because they offer a soft, warm surface on which to walk and sleep, and carpet isn't slippery like tile, wood, or vinyl.  Of course, some carpets work better than others. Here are just five tips dog owners should follow when looking for a carpet. Read More 

What a Homeowner Needs to Know About Timber Flooring

19 March 2018
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Timber flooring is a classic choice for any home, and replacing old and worn carpeting with rich, warm timber flooring may even increase your home's overall value. While timber flooring can be a good choice for your home, it can be difficult to pick just the right type of timber, including slat sizes and finishes, that will work well in your interior space. Note a few factors every homeowner should know about timber flooring, so you can determine the right choice of wood flooring for your home. Read More 

Three reasons why your laminate floors are peaking

18 January 2018
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When you install laminate floors correctly, they improve your home's curb appeal. Laminate floors are popular because they are easy to install, affordable and easy to maintain. However, if care is not taken when doing the installation and maintenance, problems can result. Peaking is one of the most common issues with laminate flooring. Here are the top three reasons why laminate floors push up against one another and create high points at the joints. Read More