14 Tips for Flooring Installation (Part 1)

Expansion Gap One of the most frequent questions I get asked by my customers is “why do we need the shoe molding or quarter round?” They ask “can we just go all the way to the baseboard with the flooring, and eliminate the cost of shoe molding?”The answer is NO. And...
Types of Flooring

Types of Flooring

Types of Flooring Choosing a type of flooring for your home can be a difficult task considering the wide variety of options you have so is choosing the best retro toasters available. Starting from hardwood, laminate and vinyl to carpet, tile or cork flooring, each of...
Expansion Gap

Expansion Gap

Expansion Gap One of the most frequent questions I get asked by my customers is “why do we need the shoe molding or quarter round?” They ask “can we just go all the way to the baseboard with the flooring, and eliminate the cost of shoe molding?” The answer is NO. And...
Acclimation/Acclimatization

Acclimation/Acclimatization

Acclimation/Acclimatization Before installing new hardwood floors, an important first step is letting the wood get used to the conditions inside the house (temperature and humidity). This process is called acclimation or acclimatization of the hardwood. Not taking...