As an environment-friendly and renewable resource of flooring, bamboo is a popular choice among many homeowners. If you’re planning to install bamboo flooring in your home, it’s important that you the options available to make the right choice. There are various grain types, colours, textures and installation methods to choose from when it comes to bamboo flooring.
There are 3 types of bamboo flooring grain choices. Each caters to different requirements.
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There are so many types and varieties of flooring options available in the market today. Moreover, with several types of finishes and styles, choosing a flooring material for your home often becomes a daunting task. If you’ve already narrowed your focus and decided to go for either bamboo flooring or engineered hardwood, we can help you make a better-informed decision. In this blog, we’ll see the pros and cons of both these types of flooring.
What is Bamboo Flooring?
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When it comes to choosing a kitchen floor, most homeowners look for an option that’s durable and functional. Besides traditional floorings like marble tiles, linoleum or rubber, a lot of people are now inclined towards modern kitchen floorings like cork, hardwood, and ceramic. If you’re thinking considering installing cork for your kitchen floor renovation, here’s a list of things you must know before stepping in to invest.
Is Cork Flooring a Good Choice for Kitchen?
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In the previous post, we discussed what flooring underlayment is and its various types. In this post, we’ll concentrate on the important functions underlayment serves.
Using Underlayment for Sound Dampening
Flooring sound transmission is a problem most homeowners face, especially with hardwood or tile flooring. When hard objects like high heels, hard-soled shoes, furniture, pet claws, etc. meet the floor, a loud sound is emitted. Whenever a person walks upstairs, downstairs, in an adjacent room, Read more [...]
Underlayment is an element to consider during the flooring process. You need to subfloor imperfections to get the final floor covering, also known as the finish floor, looking its best. Underlayment also acts as a moisture barrier, reduces flooring sound and provides other benefits depending on the type of finish floor.
Here’s a comprehensive guide to underlayments. The different types, purposes and the results you can achieve with them will all be covered. Whether you hire a professional or you Read more [...]