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Click-Together Flooring: Your Questions Answered

November 14, 2019 Click-together flooring, snap-together flooring, click-lock flooring, interlocking flooring—yeah, it goes by an absurd number of names. And they all refer to the same thing: planks or tiles with a type of interlocking grooves that, when assembled, create a seamless flooring surface.  But whatever you call it, this type of floor setup is […]

The Best Vinyl Flooring Types: Your Complete Guide

October 21, 2019 When you think of vinyl flooring, you probably think of the patterned, plasticky, slick surface that covered just about every kitchen and bathroom in America for the second half of the 20th century. In fact, you can probably remember exactly how it felt to slide around on it in your socks, how […]

Wood Flooring Types: Everything You Need to Know

Luxurious. Warm. Timeless. Oh yes, my friend: we’re talking hardwood floors. And we’re gonna get into the nitty-gritty of all the wood flooring types you need to know about. Because everyone loves a wood floor. Everyone. Basically, we’re going to walk you through everything you’ll need to choose the right wood flooring types for you. Don’t worry—you can thank us later.

Types of Flooring Made Simple: The Complete 2019 Guide

We know, we know. Choosing a new floor is kinda the worst. There are about a million flooring options (and it’s hard to tell the difference between, like, 90% of them). It’s expensive. It’s time-consuming. It’s confusing. We get it. But here’s the thing: we’re here to help. We’re here to make your flooring options understandable. We’re here to make flooring—dare we say it—fun?

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The 6 Most Durable Flooring Options for Your Home

October 31, 2019 While you might not think about it too often, your floors are subjected to a lot of abuse. Pet claws, muddy shoes, running kids, even the natural shift of furniture over time—all of it does a number on your floors. And if you’re actively searching for durable types of flooring, might’ve already […]

A Guide to Peel-and-Stick Carpet Tiles (& 9 Reasons They’re Amazing)

October 21, 2019 If you’ve been looking into different flooring options and haven’t yet come across the amazingness that is peel-and-stick carpet tiles, you’re in for a treat. Why? Peel-and-stick carpet tiles are becoming more and more popular every day—they’re versatile, they’re affordable, and they come with a ton of advantages over traditional broadloom carpets.  […]

Wood Flooring Types: Everything You Need to Know

Luxurious. Warm. Timeless. Oh yes, my friend: we’re talking hardwood floors. And we’re gonna get into the nitty-gritty of all the wood flooring types you need to know about. Because everyone loves a wood floor. Everyone. Basically, we’re going to walk you through everything you’ll need to choose the right wood flooring types for you. Don’t worry—you can thank us later.

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Click-Together Flooring: Your Questions Answered

November 14, 2019 Click-together flooring, snap-together flooring, click-lock flooring, interlocking flooring—yeah, it goes by an absurd number of names. And they all refer to the same thing: planks or tiles with a type of interlocking grooves that, when assembled, create a seamless flooring surface.  But whatever you call it, this type of floor setup is […]

The Best Vinyl Flooring Types: Your Complete Guide

October 21, 2019 When you think of vinyl flooring, you probably think of the patterned, plasticky, slick surface that covered just about every kitchen and bathroom in America for the second half of the 20th century. In fact, you can probably remember exactly how it felt to slide around on it in your socks, how […]

Types of Flooring Made Simple: The Complete 2019 Guide

We know, we know. Choosing a new floor is kinda the worst. There are about a million flooring options (and it’s hard to tell the difference between, like, 90% of them). It’s expensive. It’s time-consuming. It’s confusing. We get it. But here’s the thing: we’re here to help. We’re here to make your flooring options understandable. We’re here to make flooring—dare we say it—fun?

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4 Sustainable Flooring Options for Eco-Conscious Buyers

Going green is hardly a new concept. As a child of the ’90s, I remember vividly the “reduce, reuse, recycle” campaigns and watching Captain Planet all the time. But perhaps now more than ever, sustainability is a mainstream lifestyle. People use reusable, cloth grocery bags in place of disposable plastic ones, opt for metal straws […]

Life’s a Beach: A Guide to Coastal Style and Design

When you picture your dream house, what do you see? If it’s light and breezy, with a clean aesthetic and tones, you might be picturing a home with coastal style. (Oh, and if that dream house is at the beach, you’re definitely thinking coastal style!) You might have thought “coastal style” means “anchors everywhere” or […]