How to Care for Your Wooden Floors

How to Care for Your Wooden Floors

When you make a sizable investment in the value of your home you want to know how to care that investment. When it comes to investing in your home, there are many ways to do that, but one way that is guaranteed to strike a return for you is to install real wooden floors. Not the “laminate” flooring that is incredibly popular right now. We’re talking real, hardwood flooring that has to be installed by a professional with nails and glue. It’s a big job. But when it’s done, it…

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Carpet or Laminate Flooring; Which Should You Choose?

Carpet or Laminate Flooring; Which Should You Choose?

When it choosing a floor covering for a renovation project, most homeowners who do not have an exorbitant budget look to carpet or laminate flooring as they are both cost less than a lot of other options but still give a great look. The problem then comes down to narrowing down which choice will work best for your renovation. Carpet works in any location that you or your family wants a quiet space or will be walking around in bare feet since it softens the sound of the hard soles…

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How to Install Ceramic Tiles on Your Bathroom Floor

How to Install Ceramic Tiles on Your Bathroom Floor

One of the ways you can revamp your bathroom is by adding new floor tiles. This will not only add value to your home but it will also make your bathroom look more beautiful. A new floor tile is a DIY project that is relatively inexpensive and can be carried out over the weekend.  Even if you do not have previous experience installing tile floors before, you can still successfully undertake this project. The first step is to measure the square footage of the floor. This will help you to…

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How to Lay Laminate Flooring

How to Lay Laminate Flooring

Finishing Touches & Helpful Tips Anyone can learn to lay laminate flooring, but it can seem like a pretty scary prospect if you’re not so hot on your DIY knowledge. Don’t panic, though, because that’s what this guide is for! We’ve been taking you through the entire installation process, step-by-step, and we’ve already covered preparation and laying laminate flooring. The only thing left to do is finish it off, so that’s what we’ll be teaching you to do in the final part of our Floormaker guide, as well as offering…

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DIY and Perfect Flooring

DIY and Perfect Flooring

DIY. Those three simple words can leave anyone feeling daunted, unless you’re a DIY enthusiast, in which case I envy your passion for such a tricky task. For most of us though, I think I can rightly say ‘I’ll start tomorrow’ is the easiest way out of it; to just keep putting it off until eventually you’ll have the money to splash out and get someone else to do it for you. Am I right? But, what if I told you DIY could be fun, would you believe me? DIY…

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Choosing Travertine for Durable and Stylish Flooring

Choosing Travertine for Durable and Stylish Flooring

Choosing some new flooring for your home is not always the most simple of tasks. In fact with so many options now available, you may find yourself becoming increasingly confused and frustrated with the choices available to you. We need a floor that is both strong and stylish. One that will withstand a great deal of usage and continue to look as pristine and glorious as it does from the first day it is installed. With these requirements in mind, an increasing amount of home owners are turning to travertine…

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