Tips & Tricks

Cleaning up Snow, Ice & Sale from your Floors

August 3, 2015
Everyone can appreciate waking up to a beautiful blanket of winter snow covering the outdoors during the chilly season. Our natural first instinct is to partake in winter fun whether its snowball fights, sledding, snow angels or a breathtaking winter hike. But when it’s time to come back indoors and warm up with some hearty soup and sweet hot chocolate, our kids (and us grown-ups!) can often track the winter mix ofsnow, ice, salt and mud indoors across our clean floors. How do we protect...read more

Healthy Home Certified

August 3, 2015
Healthy Home Certified. Mohawk leads the pack when it comes to safe and eco-friendly flooring. Royal Plus offers hundreds of beautiful, top-quality products made with recycled and renewable resources, from carpet and carpet cushion to hardwood, laminate, and tile. Learn More Here ...read more

What You Don't Know About Luxury Vinyl Tile Flooring

January 11, 2015
By Annette M. Callari, Allied ASID; Chair Holder, CMG Armstrong luxury vinyl tile flooring.  There is a segment of the floor covering market that hasn’t received the full attention it deserves. Commercial designers/specifiers are HUGE fans of this, but what they know hasn’t filtered down to be shared with many consumers at large. Well it’s time to share the features and benefits of luxury vinyl tile flooring (also referred to as LVT) and separate these unique products...read more

Hardwood Flooring Trends for 2013 and 2014

April 3, 2014
Hardwood Flooring Trends for 2013 and 2014Despite the wealth of home flooring options available for every room in your house there is one material that stands head and shoulders above the others in terms of popularity and that material is wood. Renewable, stylish and hard wearing wood continues to be the aspirational floor of choice for the majority of homeowners.In this Home Flooring Pros guide we look at why wood continues to be so popular and examine the latest trends in hardwood flooring...read more

Tips for Choosing Grout: Tiled Bathroom & Kitchen Floors

March 27, 2014
When tiling a kitchen or bathroom floor many people spend days agonizing over the choice of tiles: What kind of tile (e.g., ceramic or glass); what shape (e.g., hex or penny round); and what color (neutral or colorful). Selecting the grout that will divide and frame the tiles is often a mere afterthought. But grout deserves more attention and respect…… says David Goodman, a tile contractor for This Old House. "Not only does grout fill the voids, it makes the floor,...read more