When shopping for different types of flooring, you may notice that there are many types of flooring to choose from. The choices range from tile, carpet, laminate, vinyl, linoleum, stone, marble, and wood. Each type of material comes with a variety of installation options, but some are easier to install than others. Here are some […]Read More
I have spent the last 20 years trying to help folks eradicate all of the toxic flooring from their homes while at the same time time staying on budget and using things that are practical for hectic households. Something that comes up repeatedly is the issue of how to take care of the stair treads. […]
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As we spend more time cooped up in the house these days, it is getting pretty obvious that we generate a lot of clutter, dust, and overall debris everyday. Especially those of us who have children at home–it is down right ridiculous how much litter and chaos can happen with the kids locked down for […]
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Over the past 20 years we have seen fads come and go, markets up and down, and new generations of homeowners with needs different from the last. One year all the rage will be about bamboo, the next laminate floor, and then the cork craze. Reclaimed wood is something that sounds like the right thing […]
A lot. Whereas in the 60-90s laminated countertops were all people installed for countertops, now the mid-range consumer’s countertop options are greater and more accessible. With an average price of $2500, quartz countertops are now very competitive with granite tops. The least expensive tops we see are typically around $1600 and the most expensive around […]
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When people are in search for a suitable floor for the wet areas of their home, green-minded folks find their choices somewhat limited. In our opinion, natural stone tile (like Limestone, Slate, Quartzite, Travertine, Marble)makes an excellent choice. Here is how we decided for stone: Stone is a natural, non-manufactured material straight from the Earth. […]
For over a decade, we have been playing around with different surfaces and products suitable for our clients. It’s not too difficult to come up with a great floor solution for dry areas of the home, but when you talk wet areas-it’s a different story. Mudrooms, Laundry, Bathrooms–these are areas where it is likely that […]
For many of our clients it becomes the obvious choice to use our cork floating stair planks for the floors; however, then we are confronted with what to do with the rest of the components surrounding the installation. The baseboard trim, the thresholds, the quarter round moulding, and the stairs… Our goal is to help […]