Keep Expansion in Mind when Installing Bamboo Floors

Expansion gaps in bamboo floors

In recent years, bamboo flooring has become a popular choice among homeowners looking for eco-friendly flooring that won’t break the bank. It has also risen in popularity because it has a unique beauty characterized by its distinctive color and grain variations. These inherent variations are what set bamboo apart from all other natural flooring products. … Read more

How to Fix Scratches and Other Marks in Your Floors

Wood Floor Scratches

Whether you’ve got pets running around your home, kids running around your home, chairs scraping, or heavy pans dropping, you’ve got a perfect storm for creating dings, dents, and scratches on your floor. If you have a large disposable income, you may not mind paying a professional floor refinisher to fix scratches for you. But, … Read more

The Growth in Popularity of Eucalyptus Flooring

Because increasing numbers of consumers are requiring green materials to be used in the construction and renovation of their homes, manufacturers are answering the call and producing all sorts of environmentally-friendly products. Flooring is one particular material that has seen a range of green options in the last 5-10 years. First, there was bamboo flooring … Read more

Sustainable Floor Choices for the Sustainable Home

In recent years, more and more homeowners have switched to greener flooring options. Traditional floorings, such as carpet and vinyl, are now known to give off dangerous toxic gases within the home. Not only that, these flooring materials are harder to maintain, they encourage mold, dust, and bacteria, and they don’t last as long, causing them to … Read more

DIY Bamboo Flooring

floating bamboo floors

Bamboo is one of the most popular flooring options on the market today, and for a good reason. It’s a green, sustainable material with the same warmth and beauty as hardwood costs less and can last as long as hardwood with proper care and maintenance. There are various bamboo flooring types out there with varying … Read more