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The Advantages of Choosing Nylon Carpets

April 30, 2010
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The Advantages of Choosing Nylon Carpets

Nylon carpets are one of the better choices when it comes to choosing carpeting for your home or office that can stand up to the wear and tear of daily use and still retain its original, beautiful appearance. But why is that? Synthetics are more Durable – The synthetic fibers in a nylon carpet...
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Extra TLC for Hardwood Floors

April 29, 2010
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Extra TLC for Hardwood Floors

Whether your hardwood floor is brand new or a number of years old keeping it clean and in tip top condition is a priority, both to enhance its beauty and extend its life. Most hardwood floors benefit from a professional sanding and refinishing after they have been in place for several years but what...
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Where Does Carpet Come From?

April 29, 2010
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Where Does Carpet Come From?

How is modern carpet created? You are forgiven if you have never really given the matter much thought, (who would?) but the process of turning hundreds of strands of fibers into a beautiful example of flooring is actually quite an interesting one and while this may not be the most scintillating topic of conversation...
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Small Flooring Mistakes that Have a Big Impact

April 28, 2010
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Small Flooring Mistakes that Have a Big Impact

Choosing and purchasing the finest products available for your flooring project is extremely important if you want the final result to be as perfect as you had imagined. However, equally as important is making sure that the person, or firm, you choose to install your new flooring knows what they are doing. Although those...
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Should You Sand and Refinish Hardwood Floors Yourself?

April 20, 2010
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Should You Sand and Refinish Hardwood Floors Yourself?

Hardwood floors are a beautiful addition to any home. In many cases they even add to the value of your property. After a several years of service though most hardwood floors begin to look like they could do  with a bit of help and the homeowners thoughts turn to having their hardwood floors sanded...
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Carpet – A Great Indoor Air Filter for Any Home

April 11, 2010
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Carpet – A Great Indoor Air Filter for Any Home

Many people worry about the quality of the air inside their home and with good cause. Dust, dirt and allergens can accumulate quickly, making the atmosphere inside your home as nasty and unhealthy as any you might find outside your front door. What you may not have realized is that adding carpeting  in your...
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How are Ceramic Tiles Created?

March 31, 2010
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How are Ceramic Tiles Created?

Ceramic tiles have been around in one form or another since the days of the ancient Egyptians. These days one trip to a great tiling store will yield literally thousands of ceramic tile design options. But have you ever wondered how are these ceramic tiles created in the first place? Ceramic tiles are usually...
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Stainmaster Carpet VS. Other Carpets

March 17, 2010
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Stainmaster carpet stays 30% cleaner and 50% longer than any other carpet. Stainmaster recommends that carpet be dry- or wet-extraction cleaned a minimum of every 12 or 18 months before it shows soiling.
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1st Quality Carpet Vs. 2nd Quality Carpet

March 17, 2010
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1st quality is when the carpet has no manufacturing defect and carries full manufacturing warranty. 2nd or 3rd quality (also known as off goods) is when the carpet has Manufacturing defects. For example the carpet backing has some delamination (backing is separating) or there are missing fibers. In general, Manufacturers do not provide any...
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Nylon Vs. Polyester

March 17, 2010
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Nylon carpet is far superior to polyester. Polyester tends to shed, has poor resilience and tends to attract oily stains.
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