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Choosing the Hardwood Floors that are Right for You

March 13, 2012
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Choosing the Hardwood Floors that are Right for You

Few people could argue that hardwood floors really are an attractive addition to any home. Often the fact that a home has at least some hardwood flooring is a major selling point as well should the homeowners decide to move on. The biggest decision you have to make when choosing to have hardwood floors...
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Creative Ceramic Tile Design Ideas

March 1, 2012
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Creative Ceramic Tile Design Ideas

If asked about ceramic tile patterns most people immediately think about the standard square tiles laid out in a simple, uniform grid. But ceramic tiling can be so much more than that! There are a wide variety of ceramic tile patterns and variations available to add a real sense of pizzazz to your home...
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Making Over Your Kitchen Countertops with Ceramic Tile

February 6, 2012
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Making Over Your Kitchen Countertops with Ceramic Tile

Remodeling a kitchen is the dream of many a homeowner but often budgeting issues can curtail the plans of many a project. One inexpensive way to make an almost instant and dramatic difference in the style and function of any kitchen, big or small, is by installing a ceramic tile kitchen countertop. Ceramic tiles...
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Understanding Ceramic Tile Ratings

January 8, 2012
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Understanding Ceramic Tile Ratings

The range of ceramic tile available for use and installation in homes and offices these days is enormous to say the least. However, when choosing the right ceramic tiles for your particular project it helps to understand the basic ceramic tile ratings system that is followed industry wide. Here is a simple introduction: Grade...
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Tips for Choosing Ceramic Tile for Your Flooring Project

January 1, 2012
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Tips for Choosing  Ceramic Tile for Your Flooring Project

Ceramic tile is a popular choice for homeowners undertaking a flooring project and for good reason. A ceramic tile floor requires very little in the way of maintenance once it is installed and lasts for years. The design and color options are also almost endless, allowing a homeowner the freedom to truly create floors...
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What You Can Do to Ensure a Smooth Floor Installation

May 9, 2011
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What You Can Do to Ensure a Smooth Floor Installation

So you have picked out your new flooring and the installers will be arriving in a few days to start work. Wonderful. There are however a few simple things that you, as the homeowner, can do to make the whole process much easier for everyone involved: Clear the Area – It is going to...
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Strange Housing No-No’s From Across the Country

April 27, 2011
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Strange Housing No-No’s From Across the Country

Anyone who has ever done an extensive amount of work to their home, or in some cases just erected a new fence in their back yard, has probably become familiar with the fact that there are certain laws on the books and regulation in place that govern a number of different aspects of a...
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What is a Central Vacuum System and is it Right for Your Home?

April 23, 2011
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What is a Central Vacuum System and is it Right for Your Home?

Vacuuming is rarely anyone’s favorite chore and even though vacuum technology has produced lighter, yet still powerful vacuum cleaners, cleaning all of the carpets in your home still means lugging a fairly bulky unit from room to room and often dragging it up the stairs as well. If a number of the rooms in...
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Fun and Amazing Facts about Bamboo and Bamboo Flooring

April 18, 2011
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Fun and Amazing Facts about Bamboo and Bamboo Flooring

That bamboo is a great, green choice for flooring is a fact that more and more people are discovering. However, bamboo is actually even more amazing than you may realize. Here are just a few fun and informative facts about one of the most interesting plants on the world: Bamboo is the fastest growing...
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Which Should You Choose – Drapes or Blinds?

April 9, 2011
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Which Should You Choose – Drapes or Blinds?

Your choice of window treatments can make or break the overall appearance of an entire room. Often, you find that the simple act of adding new window treatments can transform a room in a matter of minutes, no expensive redecorating or remodeling required. When choosing new window treatments one of the major considerations is...
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