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Benefits of Installing Hardwood Flooring in Your Home

A Valuable Investment When you’re trying to decide what type of flooring to install in your home, there are many options to choose from. There are solid wood floors that can be refinished and stained over time, or laminate flooring and luxury vinyl flooring which has a realistic wood appearance but is less expensive to […]

The 9 Best College Basketball Courts According to a Flooring Pro

When it comes to flooring, hardwood has a way of tying together a room with elegance and style, but it’s the long-lasting durability that makes it well worth the investment. That durability is exactly why most professional and college basketball courts are made with the incredibly dense hard-maple wood found across the upper Midwest. With March […]

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5 Hardwood Flooring Trends for 2022

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. Through every […]


How to Care for Your Hardwood This Summer

Hardwood is one of the most beautiful, classic and long-lasting styles for the open spaces of your home including living rooms, dens, bedrooms and even in your bathroom. Versatile, durable and gorgeous. Hardwood not only comes in a variety of colors and styles, but it adds an undeniable elegance to every room while adding value […]

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Step into Spring with Stylish Hardwood

Now that we’re a few months into the new year, we’re seeing tons of new hardwood flooring trends for 2019, ranging from gray stains to wider planks. Every room in your home requires a different kind of flooring, given that each room serves a different purpose. Living room areas and kitchen areas are much more […]


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 […]


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 […]

Protect Hardwood from Humidity

Four Steps to Protect Your Hardwood from Humidity

What You Need To Know About Your Wood Flooring Though it seemed we would never get out of Chicago’s eternal winter, summer is finally here! With summer comes some new nuisances: longer lines at brunch, noise pollution from Chicago’s Air and Water show, and worst of all, humidity. Humidity can exacerbate allergies and make your […]