Sep
7
Effective Ways to Keep Your Shag Carpets and Rugs Clean

Effective Ways to Keep Your Shag Carpets and Rugs Clean

Shag rugs are known for their fluffy texture, which makes them comfortable to step on and beautiful as well. Flokati, wool, acrylic and leather are popular materials used for making this type of floor covering. However, they have thicker pile, which makes it very difficult to reach and clean the dust that settles within the crevices of the rug. Professional cleaners charge more for cleaning shags compared to other rugs primarily for these difficulties. Read more […]

Category: Area Rugs, Carpet,

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Aug
2
Different Types of Laminate Flooring

Different Types of Laminate Flooring

Laminate flooring is beautiful and affordable. It can imitate the appearance of wood, tile or stone and is easy to maintain. This kind of flooring is resistant to burns, scratches and heat, making them a suitable choice for most rooms in the house, including the kitchen. In comparison to hardwood, laminate flooring is available in different grain patterns, textures, installation types, floorboard construction and AC rating. This blog post by Read more […]

Category: Laminate Flooring,

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Aug
1
Quality Indicators for Carpets and Rugs

Quality Indicators for Carpets and Rugs

Carpets and rugs are tricky floor coverings because it is difficult to assess their quality just by looking at them. The average buyer faces a lot of confusion due to the variety in weaves, materials, textures and padding available. The differences are subtle and often not easy to recognize. However, the price variation is indicative of the differences in quality. You should be aware of the quality indicators to make an informed choice. This Read more […]

Category: Area Rugs, Carpet,

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Jul
2
Area Rugs in an Open Floor

5 Tips to Coordinate Area Rugs in an Open Floor Plan

Area rugs add to the expression and personality of a home while protecting the flooring against heavy furniture. But choosing and coordinating multiple area rugs on a single floor can be confusing. There are many choices of materials, functions, designs, colours and patterns. This makes finding the best possible coordination tough. That’s okay though, as area rugs are a great way of distinguishing separate sections of an open floor planning. Read more […]

Category: Area Rugs,

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May
30
Tiles for Your Kitchen

Things to Consider When Selecting Tiles for Your Kitchen

There are many different types of tiles available in a variety of colours, styles and textures. Selecting the right ones for your kitchen can be tough as a result. Your selection needs to take into account the appearance of the tiles and the place you want to use them for. Here is a list of things that you should keep in mind when choosing tiles for your kitchen. Tile Type For kitchens, having a non-slippery surface to walk on is a necessity. Read more […]

Category: Floor Care and Maintenance, Flooring Guide,

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May
25
Basement Flooring Ideas

Top Basement Flooring Ideas for Your Home

If you’re looking for basement flooring options for your home, then this blog post is meant for you. There is an array of flooring options that you can choose for your basement. But before you begin, you need to be sure of how you want to use your basement. Here is a rundown of the different flooring options available to install in your basement. • Engineered wood Engineered wood looks elegant and adds a classic touch to a basement. If Read more […]

Category: Flooring Guide,

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Apr
30
floor cleaning

How to Clean the Most Popular Types of Flooring

There are different types of flooring available and each one has specific maintenance requirements. Without knowing the proper way to clean your floor, you risk damaging it. If you’re unsure of the optimal way to clean your floor, keep reading! • Ceramic or Porcelain Floors Ceramic floors are the easiest to clean because all you need is a wet mop to wipe away the dirt. You can use some neutral floor cleaner to clean the floor. Doing so Read more […]

Category: Floor Care and Maintenance,

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Apr
28
different types of carpets

A List of Carpets to Consider for Your Home

A carpet, also known as an area rug is widely used as one of the preferred ways of covering the floors of homes and commercial places. The soft material of a carpet is one of the striking features of this type of floor covering. If you’re looking to invest in a carpet but are unsure of the different types available then this blog post is for you. In this blog-post, we are listing the different types of carpets. • Tufted carpet This type Read more […]

Category: Carpet,

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