5 Common Hardwood Flooring Problems and How to Avoid Them

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Hardwood floors are a great investment for the home and one of the most popular flooring materials. However in order to maintain its value over the years, homeowners need to perform regular maintenance and learn more about what causes damage to hardwood floors. The following are some of the more common problems that crop up during and after installation. Continue reading 5 Common Hardwood Flooring Problems and How to Avoid Them

How to Protect your Hardwood Floors When Hosting a Party

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Holidays and get-togethers are lovely, and hosting parties is always fun.  You get family time and meet many friends you missed for a long time. They’re usually even better when you get to host the party for your friends and family at your home. The fun never seems to end. You dance, sing your hearts out and drink a few bottles of wine. But then, you think about what your home will look like after it’s all said and done. Continue reading How to Protect your Hardwood Floors When Hosting a Party

Questions to Ask Yourself Before Hardwood Floor Installation

Mountain View hardwood floors installationHardwood flooring installation is one of the more essential décor projects for homeowners and in order to create that perfect balance between elegance and personality, you need to know a thing or two about hardwood floors. As you look into the options you will come across solid wood and engineered wood. Continue reading Questions to Ask Yourself Before Hardwood Floor Installation

Best (and Worst) Rooms for Hardwood Flooring

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Which would you consider to be the best rooms in your home for hardwood floor installation? While it’s true that hardwood lasts decades with only a little maintenance, there are areas in the house where hardwood may not be ideal. It’s recommended that you take a few precautions starting with identifying the best location for installation.  Continue reading Best (and Worst) Rooms for Hardwood Flooring

5 Reasons People Love Pre-Finished Hardwood Floors

pre-finished hardwood floors, Bay Area hardwood floor installersHardwood floors rarely show scrapes and dents – even in high-traffic areas – and when used in the home, they are much more resistant to spills and stains. Even in the case of minor bruising, a little sanding and finish will most often do the trick, eliminating the need to replace your floor. Continue reading 5 Reasons People Love Pre-Finished Hardwood Floors

Pros and Cons of DIY Hardwood Floor Installation

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Hardwood floor installation requires a certain level of expertise and experience to pull off effectively and to create matching designs. Though there is an obvious advantage to DIY installation, it is recommended that you hire a hardwood floor installation expert to minimize the risk of damage and added costs. Continue reading Pros and Cons of DIY Hardwood Floor Installation

How to Maximize the Longevity of your Hardwood Floors

how to make hardwood floors last longerHardwood is one of the oldest and most trusted flooring materials. When properly installed and maintained, hardwood floors will last over a century – as a matter of fact there are plenty of buildings today whose floors were installed in the early 20th century and are still exquisite. But in order for your floor to last that long and still maintain its flair and luster, there are a number of factors that have to be considered from purchase, installation, and maintenance of your hardwood floors. Continue reading How to Maximize the Longevity of your Hardwood Floors

Top 5 Myths About Wood Flooring

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Hardwood Flooring Myths, Debunked!

Choosing the right flooring for your home isn’t an easy feat, and it’s important to do your research so you choose the best option for your needs. We want to help you make an informed decision, so keep these common myths in mind while doing your research. Continue reading Top 5 Myths About Wood Flooring

Preventing Sun Damage to your Hardwood Floors

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To what extent does direct sunlight damage floors and furniture? The issue of sun-fading is best illustrated by leaving padded furniture outside for a prolonged period of time. Gradually, the furniture takes on a faded tone and over a period of time the furniture loses its intrinsic color. Hardwood floors requires additional protection as the floor can suffer irreversible damage if exposed to harsh sunlight; but the good news is you can take measures to prevent extensive damage. Continue reading Preventing Sun Damage to your Hardwood Floors

How Moisture Levels in The Air Affect Your Hardwood Floors

bay area hardwood floor company talks humidityHardwood floors are susceptible to the change in humidity levels in the air. Even though the hardwood is first dried and then processed before being used for flooring, seasonal changes on the flooring may become noticeable. Read on to learn more about these changes with respect to different times of the year and what floor care procedures you can do to prevent humidity issues with your wood floors. Continue reading How Moisture Levels in The Air Affect Your Hardwood Floors

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