Very few choices in life are as lasting and expensive as choosing the right flooring for your home. The type of flooring you choose will not only add value to your home, but this decision can also mean the difference between saving money in the long run or having to replace faulty flooring on a regular basis. The type of flooring you choose should really be taken on a room-to-room basis. Carpet...

10 Best Ways to Keep Your Floor Scuff Free If you've recently spent money on installing new flooring, you may be looking for ways to ensure that your investment lasts as long as possible while retaining that brand new look. Few things make a new floor look worse than scuffs and scratches. They reduce the life of your flooring and make it look older or even dirty. The best defense against scuffs...

Carpet is more than just something that just takes up space in your home. It helps insulate your home and makes it look better. However, if your carpet is not properly-cleaned, then it can result in many health problems. Weak Immune System The human immune system is very efficient at fighting off bacteria and viruses. However, if you live in an unclean environment, then your immune system will h...
types

There are six main types of carpeting that exist in the industry, and all of them have the capacity to make your room really pop and shine. When it comes to decorating your room right the first time, it can be somewhat difficult to figure out just what you need to make sure your room looks right. What's more, you have to factor in things like cost, availability, and decorative appeal. All of these...

Well used carpets are typically not handled with care. They get stomped upon ruthlessly day after day. Carpeted high traffic areas like stairs and hallways withstand the most abuse. Depending on the material and how many people prance across the fibers regularly, your new floor covering may display signs of wear in less than a year. However, if you choose the right type of carpet, in the appropria...
carpet-pet

The chemicals and additives that make household cleaners so effective, are also what makes them toxic for humans and animals. Products developed for carpet cleaning are particularly dangerous for your pets because they spend a good part of their day close to the floor. Whether they are napping, walking or playing, they are always near the carpet. The best way to protect both your pet’s health and ...
carpet-living-room

When deciding what type of flooring to install in your new or remodeled home, there are many things to consider such as cost, durability, and aesthetics. One of those options will weigh more heavily for some people. Cost may be way more important to homeowners on a budget that don’t plan on having much traffic through their home, while durability may be at the forefront of homeowner’s minds who ha...
hardwood-floor

Tearing up unsightly carpet, laminate or tile flooring and replacing it with brand new hardwood floor can make your home look beautiful and inviting while also adding value to your home. To make your return on investment worth the cost, taking care of your hardwood flooring is very important. Fixing damaged, warped or discolored floor boards can be costly—in both time and money.  Adhering to a few...
replace old carpet

If you have carpet in your home, you are guaranteed to need to replace it at some point, even though proper cleaning and maintenance can dramatically increase the longevity of the carpet. Sometime, instead of completely replacing your carpet you can repair it, which is much less costly and time consuming. There are a few indicators of whether you should go ahead and just replace the entire carpet ...