How to Pick Hardwood Floors: Wide vs. Random Width Planks

When it comes to selecting hardwood floors for your home, there’s more to think about besides wood species and color. Because you want your floors to represent your family’s personality, and be beautiful for years to come, an important factor to consider is design. How wide will the planks be? How will they be arranged?

1 /March /17

How to Choose & Care for Bamboo Floors

Bamboo floors are a fantastic option for any home. A sustainable choice, bamboo hardwood flooring provides a gentle glow you’re sure to love in your living space. In addition to the four traditional types of bamboo flooring, it is also available in various style options, including countless stain colors as well as the hand scraped and tigerwood

7 /February /17

Flooring Rich with History: What Are Reclaimed Materials?

Whether you’re updating your flooring or remodeling the whole house, using materials made from reclaimed sources can be a great way to cut down on the cost and keep your home eco-friendly. What Are Reclaimed Hardwood Floors? A sustainable option, reclaimed flooring is made from wood salvaged from old buildings, antique barns, river bottoms, trees removed from

24 /January /17

Pantone’s 2017 Color of the Year & Your Hardwood Floors

Each year, we look forward to hearing what Pantone’s Color of the Year will be. While 2016’s Rose and Quartz provided a soothing sense of order and peace and 2015’s Marsala made an elegant, grounded statement, 2017’s Color of the Year evokes a sense of natural, refreshing revival: Greenery. About 2017’s Pantone Color of the Year Each year, Pantone

10 /January /17

Linoleum vs. Vinyl Flooring: Benefits & Helpful Care Tips

Are you interested in floors that aren’t made of hardwood? Vinyl and linoleum flooring are two options many homeowners consider for the creativity they allow, such as creating a 20s-inspired kitchen. But a lot of people have no idea how these two materials differ from each other. About Linoleum Flooring Although it was commonly used in

14 /December /16

What You Need to Know About Hardwood Floors and Water

Although we’re still technically in a drought, the emergence of fall and winter has brought much-needed water to our region. What does this mean for your hardwood flooring? Moisture is a common adversary for wood floors, but the good news is you don’t need to let it halt your project. Why don’t hardwood floors and water mix?

15 /November /16

Meet the Manufacturer: Mamre Flooring

What’s on your list of requirements for your hardwood floors? Sure, you want them to be a stunning addition to your home and high in quality, but what about sustainability? If you’re looking for this type of manufacturer for your new engineered floors, Mamre Flooring may be the best fit for your home! Why Mamre? Named after the

1 /November /16

5 Delightful Benefits to Beautiful White Oak Floors

When it comes to selecting floors for your home, there’s more to think about than the type and style. For example, you may know you want solid hardwood floors or a color that complements your cabinets, and while that may narrow down your choices, it still doesn’t tell you which wood species is the best fit for

11 /October /16

Why Hickory Hardwood Flooring? Durable, Domestic, Exotic

Domestic exotic wood is on the rise. Thanks to more homeowners choosing eco-friendly products for their home, the economy and more awareness on the part of consumers, hickory hardwood flooring has become much more common. What’s so special about hickory? A beautiful domestic exotic wood, hickory hardwood floors come in hundreds of color variations and

21 /June /16

Hardwood Flooring Options for Rustic Style Interior Design

Hardwood Flooring Options for Rustic Style Interior Design Do you enjoy the natural, simple look of rustic style interior design? There is no better flooring option to complete this motif than hardwood floors! When attempting to bring the outdoors inside, the right hardwood floor selection can brighten up a room and add to the rugged

19 /June /16

Flooring Spotlight: Luxury Vinyl Tile Floors

Do you want floors that look like expensive hardwood or tile, yet are easy to care for? Luxury vinyl tile may be the material for you! Read on to learn more. Benefits of Luxury Vinyl Tile Floors It’s no surprise Luxury Vinyl Tile is popular; here are just some of its benefits: They come in

24 /May /16

Project Spotlight: Basket Weave Hardwood Flooring

Do you want hardwood flooring that makes your guests exclaim, “Wow!” when they enter your home? Choosing a design such as the basket weave pattern can make this a reality. For example, doesn’t the kitchen flooring in the picture above and photos below look amazing? They’re part of a custom design we created for a client’s home.

1 /May /16