Tuesday, 30 June 2015

What Causes Carpet Rippling

If you have carpet floors, you may have noticed that your carpet may have some ripples in it. Ripples are basically wrinkles that rise up from the surface, if that area of the carpet is loose. This has many names and can be called as buckling, wrinkling or stretching. There are many reasons or causes for carpet floors to ripple.

Tuesday, 9 June 2015

How to Install Outdoor Carpet

Laying carpet in the outdoor area provides a non skid surface and also provides a dust free area. It makes you feel safe and comfortable because of the carpet softness. Carpeting the unattractive concrete or any outside surface makes it look beautiful and is very easy to cover up the uneven areas. Outdoor carpets can hold up the sunlight and the water with a reasonable price. To install carpet it does not need any special skills. Installation of the outdoor carpet can be done in less than a day even for first time DIYers, depending on the size of the selected area. Below are the basic steps to install your carpet on the outdoor areas like staircases, garages, concrete areas and etc.

Tuesday, 26 May 2015

Consider While Choosing a Carpet for Hallways

To choose a floor can be a very tedious job and a very confusing one too. You have so many choices, in today’s market like carpet, hardwood, vinyl, laminate or even stone. Out of the above flooring types, carpet is by far the most comfortable under foot and the will keep you warm in cold climates.

If carpet is your choice, be assured that it will add beauty to your home. The carpet you choose brings out your unique character. With the wide variety of textures, colors and patterns you can get the perfect looking carpet to make your space look even more perfect. Carpet gives a very elegant look to your living room.

Tuesday, 5 May 2015

Brighten Up Your Living Space with Laminate Tile Flooring

Your home is something you have worked hard for. This is the place where you will relax, bring up your kids have friends come over, basically it is your life. To keep this space the way you want it to be, you must choose laminate floors as they can help brighten up and liven up the space. Laminate floors are available in various colors, designs and textures. Many advantages like the designs, durability and it is ease to care for, help us choose laminate floors more often.

Thursday, 16 April 2015

The Do's and Don'ts of Hardwood Floor Care

Wood floors are very easy to clean with today's advanced finish technologies. But you need to follow some specifications to clean the floors on a day to day basis, to maintain its beautiful look. However, it is advisable to know how to maintain the hardwood floor to maximize the life of its beauty and strength. The following are the do's and don’ts, which can help all the homeowners to keep their hardwood floor good over time.

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.