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How to Clean Pet Urine Stains & Odours from Hardwood Floors

Hardwood floors require maintenance and care. This task becomes difficult if you have pets at home. Pet urine stains and odours cause damage to the flooring and repeated soiling in the same spot turns the area black due to the heavy build-up of dried uric salt crystals. To get rid of unpleasant odour and ugly stains, there are many chemical-based products available in the market. But, use of harsh cleaning materials can damage your hardwood’s finish. If you are struggling to find out the right Read more [...]

Acclimatization – Something to Be Done Before Hardwood Installation

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 With acclimation the hardwood flooring Read more [...]

Is it a Good Idea to Buy Flooring Online?

With the world shrinking, thanks to the web – we have a global market place for everything conceivable to the human mind and flooring supplier and manufacturers are no exception! There are numerous online flooring stores that showcase a wide collection of flooring that range from hardwood flooring, bamboo, cork, laminate, vinyl, engineered to designer options. However, there are a few things you ought to pay attention to if you shop for flooring online. Good place to start with! Looking Read more [...]

Cheat Sheet for floors right out of magazine covers

Now that the holidays are over and everyone is slowly getting back to work, it's difficult to shake off that feeling of nostalgia, of times spent with family and friends around the fire. Of all the scrumptious goodies you rustled up in the kitchen and how you enjoyed those family meals at the table. Everyone has gone back to their jobs and the house feels empty without them. But wait! Before you start to long for the next holiday season to come around, have you checked your floors well? While the Read more [...]