The quality of fiber is one of the most critical aspects of carpet performance and durability. So it follows that it’s important to know the characteristics of the fiber your carpet is made from.
For that reason, we’re pleased to let you know... (Read More)
Carpet cushion is a crucial part of your flooring and should not be forgotten. Each step across your flooring creates hundreds of pounds of pressure. The cushion helps alleviate that pressure, and the decrease in pressure makes your carpet feel... (Read More)
These days, there’s a fantastic selection of oh-so-stylish laminates, from stone and tile to exotic wood looks. It’s almost unbelievable how authentic they appear—but believe it!
You’ll find every possible wood species echoed in laminate... (Read More)
You want a problem-free installation, and to help ensure it, here’s a checklist of things to do before the installer arrives.
Make sure you know who’s removing your existing flooring. If you wish, the installer will do it. If not, you should... (Read More)
Carpet feels soft underfoot and makes a room feel warm and cozy. Carpet can also be used as a decorative element, bringing color and texture into a room and working with the walls, furniture and accessories to create just the right mood.
“You... (Read More)
A small space doesn't mean you have to skimp on style. There are some easy yet effective ways to make a modest-sized room seem bigger. Here are a few suggestions to create this illusion:
Let as much natural light as possible into a room as it... (Read More)
Trends in area rugs change from season to season, just as they do in fashion and home interiors. In fact, the rug industry looks directly to those fashion and home interior trends to develop innovative products. You’ll find high style and... (Read More)
Appealing hardwood visuals and marvelous slate and stone looks are the hallmark of today’s laminate. It simply looks like the real thing. And laminate flooring is great for busy families: it installs easily, wears incredibly well and comes in... (Read More)
Crazy about hardwood? Here’s a recap of the hottest trends determined by one of our key suppliers, flooring manufacturer Shaw Industries:
Grey—the new “it” neutral. Lately, greys have been up-and-coming in every segment of the home... (Read More)
About two-thirds of American households have a pet. And while they might make for nice companions, they aren't the best thing for some types of floors. Between sharp claws and shedding, your floor can end up pretty beat up.
The good news is there... (Read More)