Tuesday, 31 March 2015

How to Refinish Old Wood Floors without Sanding

Do you have a wooden floor that looks very dull and drab? Then it is time to refinish your floors to give it a fresh and clean look. Must let you know that it is a very tiresome job to refinish wooden floors. Refinishing your floors through sanding is only for hardwood floors, but if you have engineered floors or laminated wood or plastic laminate such as Pergo, you can try this method of refinishing without sanding.

Tuesday, 17 March 2015

Choosing a Reclaimed Wood Floor

Reclaimed wood is nothing but processed wood that were previously used in ancient homes, buildings, docks barns, factories etc. Reclaimed wood is also known as antique wood and is used mainly for decorating homes, flooring and furniture. Reclaimed wood is revived and is recycled into something new and different. This wood is considered to be top notch and a material that is very durable and flexible.

Tuesday, 24 February 2015

Carpet Fitting –Most Popular Choice for Flooring

Demand for carpet flooring is increasing all over the world due to the comfort, warmth and absorption of sound it provides. Carpet is the most preferred if kids are around as it reduces the risk of injury during falls and slips and there is no possibility of skids. If there are people with foot injuries or joint problems, thick padding under the carpet can make it more comfortable, it is a good flooring type if there is lot of standing or walking done in that area.

Thursday, 29 January 2015

Reasons to choose Cork Flooring for your Home

Have you ever considered cork flooring as an option in your home? If you're in the market for floors and want something a bit special or something different, than cork is the best option for the ideas you're looking for. Cork is extremely environmental friendly, renewable, sustainable material and can say “a multitude of green characteristics”. Regardless to its looks, cork is durable and has several unique positive advantages that make your home more comfortable and healthier and of course a great alternative to other popular options.

Thursday, 15 January 2015

How to Maintain Marble Floors?

Marble offers a lavish flooring option that boasts of classiness and beauty to your home. Installing marble is a wonderful addition to one’s home. Though marble has an alluring appearance, but also a delicate stone flooring and should require a great care on a regular basis to maintain your floor’s clean and shiny. To keep in looking its best for years, it requires proper care and protection to prevent stains, breaks and scuffs. It is also important to take care of spills as soon as they occur so that water or other liquids will not get stained on your marble floors.

Tuesday, 30 December 2014

Methods of Removing Rust Stains from Ceramic Tile

Ceramic tiles are made up of natural clay and other material. Ceramic tiles are available in wide colours and designs with an amazing surface finishes in both glossy and matte. Ceramic tile flooring is a great option to be installed in any part of your home, at the same time maintenance is also important for a new look enough after the ages of your flooring. Through routine cleaning with water and a mild soap can bring your floor to fresh and clean. But at times, it could be difficult to remove some stubborn marks like rust stains on your ceramic tile flooring. To remove those annoying stains on ceramic, try these cleaning methods to get your tile looking new again.

Thursday, 11 December 2014

How to Install Carpet on Stairs?

In a typical space you can walk out randomly, your feet moving here and there on the floor. But in case of stairs, the only motive is being attentive while walking along with the way showed by the construction itself. When choosing to carpet your stairs you must to be very cautious, as staircases are one of the heaviest trafficked zones in a residence. Carpet on a staircase will hold lots of abrasions on the steps and come with a visual aspect to a home's décor. Because the stairs are so heavily travelled on, knowing how to carpet stairs is always recommendable. If performed well, carpeting your stairs can be soft, durable, warm and even safe padding to a stairway.