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The Floor You Want

Goldilocks was on to something.  There is just right… and then there is everything else. At the end of the day, you want all your projects to wind up in your own personal “Goldilocks Zone” (yes, I am re-appropriating that phrase from astrophysics) where everything has come out just as you wanted.  You’ve done all the research and legwork. You’ve invested time, energy and money.  Now you want to be able to enjoy the fruits of your labor with that deeply

How to Clean and Maintain Your Summit Floor

  You’ve spent time, energy and money into picking out the perfect floor for your space and now you want to make sure you can protect it.  You want that new floor feeling to last as long as possible.  You want to know (not guess, KNOW) beyond any shadow of a doubt that you are doing the right thing to maintain and preserve your investment. So now you ask the question that has kept you awake at night, tossing and turning in

The Amazing Janka Hardness Test

Most of the following story is true. There once was a man named Gabriel from Austria who pondered some of the great questions in life.  Perhaps the greatest among these questions was the simple, yet diabolically complex query “just how hard is wood?”  Gabriel worked tirelessly to find answers.  Eventually, he adapted a test from another great thinker of hard thoughts- a Swedish fellow named Brinell- to suit his purposes.  He would dub his work the “Janka Hardness Test,” since Janka

Piedmont

Unfinished, Prefinished and Six Side Seal

I am going to tell you a quick story.  I recently needed a new computer.  So, I went out to my local computer store and was so baffled by options I eventually broke down and just picked things that sounded cool.  I walked away, confused but excited, with a brand-new system complete with two running boards, synchronizing linkage, a single stage compressor and a top of the line, brand new firebox. Imagine my surprise when I got home and realized that

Man and Woman Elegance Flint Cleaning

How to Clean and Maintain Your Hardwood Floor

  You’ve spent time, energy and money picking out the perfect floor for your space, and now you want to make sure you can protect it.  You want that new floor feeling to last as long as possible.  You want to know (not guess, KNOW) beyond any shadow of a doubt that you are doing the right thing to maintain and preserve your investment. So now you ask the question that has kept you awake at night, tossing and turning in the

3 Reasons Why You Should Opt For Rustic Wide Plank Flooring

There is a myriad of choices out there for your next floor.  Choosing the right option for your space can be a daunting task under the best of circumstances.  It is with this in mind that I offer you exactly what the title of this post promises.  Here are three reasons why you should opt for rustic wide plank flooring. 1) Classic, Versatile Style  In the world of design, there are fads and there are classics.  Most of us have had that

2019 Hardwood Flooring Trends

There are many flooring products to choose from, but there is nothing quite like hardwood for your home.  Versatile enough to complement nearly any preference from rustic to contemporary, hardwood flooring evokes feelings of warmth and comfort while adding genuine value in any space.   So, what are the hardwood flooring trends in 2019? Colors The choice of color for a floor, perhaps more than ever, takes into account the entirety of the space where it will lay.  Increasingly, modern hardwood floors offer