Category: Tips

Laminate Underlayment

April 8, 2019 Off

The most important feature of laminate (and one that you can’t see!) is the underlayment. This is a cushiony material that absorbs sound, helps to keep the floating floor in place and acts as a moisture barrier. The underlayment is purchased separately and put down like a carpet cushion. However, in some laminates, it comes…

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Keep your lifestyle in mind

April 1, 2019 Off

Keep your family and lifestyle in mind.  Do you have children and pets?  Are you willing to vacuum a cream colored carpet to keep it looking beautiful?  Today’s carpets are engineered to be soil resistant and durable.  Choose a carpet style that best meets your needs.

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Floor Samples

April 1, 2019 Off

When shopping for flooring samples, make sure you look at it on the floor.  In the store, it’s convenient to samples at waist height, but you need to see how it will look when installed.  To truly visualize how your floor will look, always view samples on the floor and in your home.

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Carpet Padding

April 1, 2019 Off

Have you ever walked on carpet and marveled at how soft and resilient it felt? That probably has as much to do with the quality of the pad than the actual carpet. Good padding protects your carpet, makes it last longer and feel better. It also acts as a shock absorber and protects carpet from…

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