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Basement Flooring & Moisture 101

Whether you’re looking to renovate or starting from scratch, your basement is a space that can be used for a multitude of purposes. From a playroom or a den to a work space or livable apartment, Chicago homes give you plenty of basement space to take advantage of. However, before you start spending time down […]

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Protect Your Floors this Holiday Season

As the year comes to a close and we begin to wind down, we’re also getting ready to make plans to gather with family and friends to celebrate the holiday season. This time of year, we are all look forward to the festive dinners, cocktail hours and holiday parties with our favorite people – in […]

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4 Fall Flooring Trends for 2018

With summer coming to a close, there’s a good chance you’re looking around your and home prepared upcoming cooler fall months. Many homeowners take this time to take care of some home renovations, while the weather allows for it. This fall is filled with great new flooring trends as well as some traditional styles that […]

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5 Hardwood Flooring Trends for 2018

The new year brings with it fresh starts, new opportunities and a chance to take a look around to make the kinds of changes you’ve been wanting to make – this includes your flooring! If you’re looking for a great, timeless and classic look for your home, hardwood is always the homeowner favorite. Hardwood adds […]

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Carpeted Flooring 101: Eco-Friendly, Flexible and Durable

Traditionally, carpeted flooring has been thought of as a high-maintenance luxury that requires many considerations such as regular deep cleanings, possible damage from children or pets, or high-traffic that could lead to diminished appearances. Today, there are many types of carpets that not only address these considerations, but are also much more eco-friendly than in […]

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From the Experts: Choosing the Right Flooring for Your Home

As a homeowner, you want every inch of your space to showcase your style while maintaining the room’s functionality. The flooring in any room can play major role in the look, feel, and ambience of your home. Depending on the room and flow of traffic, there are a variety of considerations to think about. Hardwood […]

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Local Carpet Retailers, Doing What Big-Box Stores Can’t

Big box stores like Home Depot and Lowe’s love to sell you the simple home improvement solution dream as your one stop shop for anything you might need, from floor to ceiling. This just isn’t true, especially when it comes to investing in your floors. When it comes right down to it, going with a […]

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Thinking About Remodeling For The New Year? Here’s An Idea, Go Green!

Going green should be a top priority for any homeowner and for several reasons: It can save money in the long term, everyone in the home will live a healthier life, and, most importantly, it is an extremely positive choice for the betterment of our environment. Even small changes like adopting chemical-free maintenance products can […]

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Best Flooring Options for Your Kids’ Room

Many homeowners with children know very well, the flooring in kids rooms can take a beating. Choosing the best flooring type for your precious little ones is important. You want to find a flooring option that not only looks great but can also withstand abuse from kids over time. For starters, let’s keep in mind the […]

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Top 5 Flooring Types to Reduce Allergy Symptoms

When you suffer from environmental allergies, there are a lot of factors that can trigger allergic reactions and hay fever — from pollen to pet dander to mold or second-hand cigarette smoke. There’s little you can do to reduce outside allergens, but inside is another matter entirely. At the end of the day, your home should […]