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Carpet or Wood Flooring - the Pros and Cons

Carpet or Wood Flooring - the Pros and Cons

by Guest on May 23, 2010

Looking to update the appearance of the interior of your home? What better way to freshen up the look of your rooms than replacing the flooring? Here are some advantages and disadvantages to taking into consideration when you are deciding between carpet or wood flooring. Continue reading →

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The Different Types of Anti-Slip and Non Slip-Tape

The Different Types of Anti-Slip and Non Slip-Tape

by Guest on May 27, 2010

Slipping over on floors or downstairs are common forms of accidents in the workplace and in the home. Slips and falls can result in serious injury. Prevention of such accidents is very easy with care, attention and by using easy to apply anti-slip and non-slip tape. Continue reading →

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Adhesive Technology Used on Non Slip Flooring and Safety Flooring

Adhesive Technology Used on Non Slip Flooring and Safety Flooring

by Guest on Jul 29, 2010

With one of the most critical parts of nonslip flooring being adhesive, it is odd that a nonslip flooring company will rarely get asked about what adhesives are utilized on their anti-slip flooring but to them, it is something that occupies a great deal of effort. Continue reading →

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Preventing Scratches on Hardwood Floors

Preventing Scratches on Hardwood Floors

by Guest on Aug 3, 2010

Hardwood floors are beautiful accents to any home. They are an investment in time and money, so taking care of them is a priority. One of the most common problems with hardwood floors is their tendency to quickly become scratched. Continue reading →

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3 Tips for Laying Slate Tiles

3 Tips for Laying Slate Tiles

by Guest on Aug 3, 2010

If you are looking for a way to upgrade the flooring of your home, slate tiles may be just the thing. Slate is a natural stone that is very durable and highly water-resistant. It was once used to tile roofs in the early part of the 1900s and many homes still carry their original slate roofs. Continue reading →

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How to Seal Tile and Wood Floors

How to Seal Tile and Wood Floors

by Guest on Aug 3, 2010

The process to seal tile and wood floors is relatively easy, but it will require the area to be undisturbed for at least 72 hours. Thees simple steps will guide you through the considerations you should know during the sealing process. Continue reading →

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What to Consider Before Removing Stairway Carpeting

What to Consider Before Removing Stairway Carpeting

by Jessica Ackerman on Aug 3, 2010

You have just refinished the wood floors in the living room after discovering them beneath ugly, out-of-date carpeting and you are eyeing up the stairway carpeting with loathing and contempt. Unlike removing most carpeting, stairways pose particular challenges. Continue reading →

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Quick-Step Laminate Flooring: An Overview

Quick-Step Laminate Flooring: An Overview

by Guest on Mar 14, 2011

Laminate flooring is produced by transferring an image of the flooring to be depicted onto flooring tiles or planks. The flooring is composed of multiple layers, providing a strong, durable surface. Laminate flooring often looks so good that it is confused with the real thing! Continue reading →

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Home Office Flooring - Whats Best for You?

Home Office Flooring - Whats Best for You?

by Guest on May 11, 2011

Okay, you are up to speed on all the other DIY projects else in your house, now it is time to move on to your home office. Even if you do not spend most of your working day in your office, having the right flooring is important. Continue reading →

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Glass Tile History

Glass Tile History

by Guest on Aug 4, 2011

Glass tiles have been present in interior design since the second century BC. There was a great demand for mosaic art in this period, contributing to an environment where craftsmen experimented with different materials and processes which lead to glass tiles. Continue reading →

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