Archive for the ‘Flooring’ Category

Prime benefits of cork flooring

Tuesday, March 19th, 2013

cork flooring, flooringIf you are looking for a safe and different option when it comes to your floors then cork flooring can be a very good option. If you are not sure about the benefits of cork flooring then here are a few of the advantages listed below:

• One of the biggest plus point about cork flooring is that they are available in a variety of colors and textures. No matter what your taste, you will always find the cork flooring of your choice.
• Cork flooring has a rich look and feel. They are soft to your feet and give you the feeling as if you are walking on carpet.
• Another big advantage is that they can be easily cleaned and maintained, the same way that you would maintain your wooden floors.
• Because they have this natural and earthy feel, they have a certain classy feel about them that enhance your décor.

How Polish You’re Hardwood Flooring

Friday, October 12th, 2012

Maintain hardwood flooring,  hardwood flooringHaving hardwood floors in homes has always been a popular choice for people for a long time. Hardwood floors tend to look dull after a year or so. There is no need to worry as you can shine and polish your hardwood floors in no time. There are many home ingredients which you can use in order to polish hardwood floors. Take one cup of warm water and then mix half a cup of white vinegar in that. Dip a soft cotton cloth or a sponge in that and start scrubbing gently.

Make sure that you work on small sections as handling the entire area at one time isn’t possible., also you don’t want the while thing to be wet. So work on small sections of the floor and also you’ll be able to do the work more precisely in this way. When you gently scrub the floors, make sure that the cloth or sponge is always damp and not soaking wet or dry. This might leave ugly scratches or marks on the floor.

Hardwood vs. natural stone flooring

Tuesday, September 25th, 2012

Natural stone flooring, flooring optionsIn order to know which is better between hardwood and natural flooring, you have to know about both. Harwood flooring can be very good for increasing the value of your house. There are hardly any downsides of hardwood floorings. It may be a bit costly to get them installed but they will add hugely to the aesthetic appeal of the house. There are a lot of options available in the market when it comes to the different textures and designs available in the market.

There are a lot of advantages of natural stones of as well. They come with a lot of options as well. When it comes to appearances, natural stones are very striking. The best thing about them is that they need minimal maintenance. They are very effective when it comes to withstanding heavy footfall. Since both the materials have their own set of benefits, it is you who has to select between them keeping your needs in mind.

Varied flooring option for your home

Wednesday, September 5th, 2012

hardwood flooring, flooringBuilding a new house and worried about the type of flooring you can use in your home? Well there are many types of flooring from which you can choose one. The two most popular flooring types are the hardwood flooring and natural stones flooring. If you are looking some very fashionable and stylish flooring pattern with budget no constraint, then you can always go for hardwood flooring.

It has a royal beauty and imparts an aristocratic look to the beauty of your house. But the maintenance cost is much more and you have to take proper care of the hardwood flooring otherwise the beauty will go away in a few days. The natural stone flooring is also a very good option. It is much more durable and comes in various colors and designs and textures. They can add a very unique look to your house. If fitted properly, the texture can create immensely beautiful designs in your floor. Also the maintenance requirement is not much high. Proper cleaning at a particular interval will keep the flooring properly and new always.

An account on floor staining

Sunday, August 5th, 2012

floor staining, floor maintenanceIt could be a tough job to make a decision regarding the staining of your floor. As long as the floor is not covered or refinished, you will have to be living with the stain. There are a few steps that you could follow when it comes to floor staining. You will need three pieces of flooring of wood for the floor that exists.

You will need three stain samples. You should buy the samples of the wood flooring pieces that is just like the one which is present in your floor. You can use these pieces to test if they are looking well or not. You should go to a paint store or a center of home improvement and interact with the manager of the paint department. You should let him see the pictures of the furniture and the appliances of the room in concern. You will be getting useful advice from him regarding floor staining.

Advantages of installing laminate flooring

Thursday, May 31st, 2012

Laminate flooring, flooringDo you want to know about the advantages and disadvantages of laminate flooring? Well then you need to take a look at this article very carefully. One of the main reasons of choosing laminate flooring for home is for its brilliant aesthetics and look. Laminate flooring look very photographic and shiny and at the same time it is very much cheap compared to wood or any hard material and you can get the same look of these at a very lower cost.

Marble, wood, stone different kinds of looks are available for laminate flooring. Moreover laminate flooring are very easy to maintain and you can be really relived to know that there are certain moisture free material in these laminate flooring that make it really durable so that you can easily use them in kitchen, bathroom and elsewhere. Laminate flooring can last more than 20 years.

Black porcelain tiles for your kitchen

Monday, April 23rd, 2012

Earlier Black Porcelain tiles were used only for commercial purpose but because of its immense benefits, modern technology and low price Black Porcelain Tiles booked a place in the décor list of a kitchen; as a perfect flooring material. Black is an ever gorgeous color and in the porcelain tiles it gives a rich and sophisticated look. Porcelain Tiles are comparatively harder and thoroughly abrasion resistant, which makes it a perfect option for kitchen flooring. Black Porcelain Tiles are extremely resistant towards chemical and very much frost resistant.

Due to various unique properties like- Durability, Easy to preserve, Non- porous, Sanitized and Eco friendly, Black Porcelain tiles are loved and opted by most women as their primary choice for kitchen flooring. So if you are giving a thought of redecorating your kitchen, blindly choose Black Porcelain Tiles for the flooring and stay assured that for the rest of your life you will never face any complaints regarding your decision.