It is good when your hired contractor or floor installer gives importance to acclimate hardwood flooring before installation. But, while acclimation is indispensably important, it is more mandatory to verify the moisture content of the concerned placed. Otherwise, your wait for the tenure of acclimatization, in hope of obtaining flawless top floor will pummel down on witnessing undesirable splits or gaps with seasonal change.
The Concept of Acclimatization
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Often times an underlayment is considered unnecessary. But your contractor may insist on placing an underlayment. It is one rudimentary structural part and plays a capital role is aiding the longevity of the top visible floor of your home. As the name suggests, it gets positioned below another surface. Haven’t heard of it earlier? Have questions in your mind concerning the specifications of the role it plays? Let’s clarify things.
What is an underlayment?
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Floors are a crucial part of every home that usually has many rooms. However choosing floors may not be an easy task considering various rooms and their divergent functionalities. Most commonly homes have a living room, dining area, bedroom, kitchen and bathrooms. Each of these rooms have different utilities, hence ought to have suitable floors as well. If you are choosing wooden floors for your home, you need to keep in mind a few factors like:
Your budget and how much you are willing to spend
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Hardwood flooring is a very popular choice amongst homeowners all across the North American continent. There are various types of hardwood flooring available that are made from different species of wood, each with its own characteristics. Each of these woods vary in look, texture, density, color, etc. giving home owners the option to choose according to their existing furniture and rest of the interior. Some woods are also artificially stained to attain an enhanced look, better than the natural form. Read more [...]
Flooring options are numerous and when it comes to choosing a floor for your office and it can seem pretty daunting! But if you are well informed about the various choices that are available for you, picking the right option will not be all that difficult. While choosing the flooring for your office you need to bear in mind certain factors like:
Style and color
Once you are clear about these factors, choosing flooring for your office will be a breeze. Read more [...]