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Shaw LifeGuard Carpet and the Science of Waterproof

Have you ever worried about what all those spills are doing to your sub-floor? Or maybe you’ve cleaned the pet accident and the smell still lingers? Let’s face it, no matter how quickly you react, some of those spills and accidents are gong to end up soaking in to your sub-floor, causing lingering smells and potentially causing damage over time. (more…)

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Porcelain Tile That Looks Like Wood. Yes, That’s Right.

For many years people have dreamed about using hardwood in their kitchens and bathrooms, but the fear of water damage was just too great. People were forced into installing a vinyl or tile surface which wasn’t exactly what they wanted. Modern technology has brought the hardwood look and texture to life with a very durable and water resistant porcelain tile. (more…)

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A1 Factory Direct Flooring Brings You NovaFloor LVT

With so many LVT flooring products on the market today, how do you know you’re selecting the right one for your home? With NovaFloor®, you’ll know. NovaFloor is made by Novalis®, one of the world’s first and largest specialists of LVT and known internationally for its luxurious design, uncompromising quality and care for the environment. NovaFloor flooring design reproduces the appearance and feel of nature with exacting faithfulness in every plank and tile.

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Laminate Flooring Maintenance Tips

Laminate Flooring Maintenance Tips

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Laminate Flooring Maintenance Tips:
How do I maintain the beauty of my laminate floor?
Some practical tips for laminate Floors
Clean the floor regularly with a vacuum cleaner or dry mop. If necessary, the floor may be cleaned with a well wrung cloth and a synthetic detergent. Avoid using too much water. Spillages of water should be wiped off immediately. To protect the floor from sand we recommend you to use the doormats at entries (but do not use mats with a rubber backing). The ideal room humidity is 40-60% and temperature of 20 °C (68 degrees Fahrenheit).
To protect your laminate floor, we recommend the following precautions:
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Understanding Lminate Flooring

Understanding Laminates

About Laminates
Laminates will enhance your home’s overall look and feel for years to come. They are among the most fashionable, long lasting and easy to maintain floors available, not to mention simple, quick and clean to install.
What are laminate floors?
Laminates are high performance floors made from wood.
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Solid Hardwood vs. Engineered Hardwood Flooring

While the term “solid wood” is relatively clear to flooring shoppers, the term “engineered” wood generally invokes a response of “Oh, I’m looking for ‘real wood.’” If you ever thought engineered wood is “fake wood,” allow us to bring the “genuine” facts regarding the differences between solid hardwood flooring and engineered wood flooring.

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