When is it time to replace my carpet?

Your carpet is a work of art, showcasing all the memorable events that have taken place in your house. From the muddy footprints of kids’ feet when they come back from soccer practice, to the stains of the wine spilled, your carpet has been there for everything. It might be hard for you to decide,…

Considering Hardwood Floors?

Refinished hardwood flooring not only brings a certain warmth and homey look to your home but may also increase the value of your home. Here is a list of the pros and cons if you wish to consider installing hardwood floors in your home. Advantages of Hardwood Flooring Easy care and maintenance required Hardwood flooring…

Best Methods for Cleaner Tile

Best Tile Floor Cleaners Before you clean your tile floors, you have to know what to use. The following are the best cleaners for tile floors: Vinegar & Water Scouring Powder & Water Dish Detergent & Water If you want to buy ready-made materials, consider the following tile cleaner brands: ZEP Aqua Mix Magic Tech…

How To Clean Your Area Rugs

Eventually, the time comes when your area rug or removable carpet needs more than just another vacuuming. If stains are piling up or there are deep-rooted problems with dust (or worse, dust mites), it’s time for a full cleaning. Fortunately, you don’t need to hire a professional to fully clean your rug! You just need…

Remodeling? What About Your Floors?

With warmer seasons on the horizon and more homeowners getting ready to remodel, one topic they’ll be researching is which type of flooring is best for their homes. Hardwood, vinyl, stone, and carpet are only a few of the floor types that clients will consider, but the variations in terminology can quickly get confusing. It’s…

Kitchen Trends in 2017

Tuxedo cabinets. Hidden appliances. Sleek wood paneling. It reads like a scene ripped out of the latest James Bond movie, but they’re actually the stars of Zillow Digs‘ latest Home Trends Forecast for 2017. “Homeowners today want an open and thoughtfully designed kitchen that blends seamlessly with the rest of the home’s design aesthetic,” said…

What’s Popular in Floor Colors?

Grays For a long time, gray has been the most stylish color. It started with painting, then quickly moved to tile, followed by carpet and then to hardwood 3 or 4 years ago.  Gray continues to grow, and more and more people have been trying to refinish their existing hardwood floors to make them gray.…

How to Clean Laminate Floors

Cleaning laminate floors is a breeze with the right mop. This handy guide will teach you how to clean laminate floors effortlessly so you have more time to put your feet up! To get started you will need 2 things: #1 Microfiber Mop First make sure you have the right mop for the job. The…

Bathroom Tile Decor

Picking out tiles for your bathroom remodeling project is not so simple anymore. There is so much variety in design, shape, color and texture that it can be overwhelming.   A few years ago tiles were mostly laid down for their functional benefits (resistance to water, durability, low maintenance) but today, their aesthetic impact is just…