01. June 2018
It's so important to be an informed consumer whenever you're making a purchase for your home. The reality is that the products and materials you use when making upgrades to your property will impact the value of your home for years to come. What's more, every choice you make during a renovation project could either have very negative or very positive consequences regarding your day-to-day life in your home. This is why it's so important to know which questions to ask if you're in the process of...
10. May 2018
There is definitely a special pride that goes along with having hardwood floors in you home. Hardwood flooring is elegant and beautiful in any room of a house. It's only natural that you would want to discover ways to keep the wood floors in your home looking their best. Nothing is more frustrating than watching dirt, dust and general residue from everyday life rob your floors of their luster. Many cleaning solutions today don't do a thorough enough job of removing film from wood flooring....

14. November 2017
Years of constant use can leave your home's staircase looking worn-out. Although it generally takes a few years before wooden staircases start showing signs of wear and tear, the rate might depend on how often you use the steps and the type of staircase you have installed among other factors. Regardless of how deteriorated your staircase might be, you can still restore and get it to look like new. Although many people consider it an easy undertaking, refinishing your stairway is a customized...
12. May 2017
Today's homeowners have a greater variety of flooring options to choose from than ever before. From solid wood flooring to engineered hardwood to laminates to vinyl in a vast array of styles, colors and textures, the possibilities are endless. In fact, there are so many options that it can be hard to decide which one is right for you. Becoming educated on what each type of flooring is, how it is made and the strengths and weaknesses of each will go a long way towards narrowing down the right...

hardwood flooring in the living room
22. April 2017
When it comes to choosing new flooring for a space, there are many options to choose from. Carpet, linoleum and wood floors are just some of the choices to start with. If you want a long-lasting and charming option for your space, hardwood flooring is the way to go. However, there are many choices to choose from with hardwood flooring and it can be a tedious process choosing which type to ultimately go with. To make things a bit easier, below are some of the top tips for picking your new style...
07. April 2017
When you are ready to remodel a room in your home, it is essential to choose new flooring material that is suitable for the particular space. There are several things to consider when you are selecting new flooring materials, including: • Color that makes a room more attractive • Texture that doesn’t collect debris • Foot traffic in the space to ensure that the flooring is durable • Temperature control to have warmer floors in the winter • Safety to prevent falling or injuries •...

installing hardwood flooring over concrete
23. March 2017
Solid hardwood flooring is beautiful and lends an element of class to every home. They are warm, easy to clean and very popular today. If you are considering installing hardwood flooring over concrete, here are some things to consider before you begin the project.
rustic hardwood flooring
09. March 2017
People often ask our opinion about which types of hardwood flooring Barrie homeowners should consider installing. Rustic looking hardwood flooring is one of our top suggestions. Right now rustic flooring is a hot item in all of North America, but it's especially appropriate for use in Barrie and the surrounding areas. Let's take an in-depth look at some of the lifestyle and design trends driving the demand for this type of flooring. Let's also discuss 7 of the main reasons rustic flooring is so...

home with hardwood flooring
23. February 2017
For centuries wooden floors were the preferred choice for homeowners. Then a few decades ago wall-to-wall carpeting took over as the favourite. Many homeowners covered over their wooden flooring with carpeting, others installed carpet in new homes. Now, however, many local homeowners are pulling up their worn, faded and dirty carpets in favour of wooden floors. In installing hardwood flooring Barrie residents are adding a new dimension to their homes that they realize, as it grows in...
07. February 2017
Love it or hate it, carpet is a fact of life. Older homes are often equipped with it, newer homes sometimes feature it, and many people find it’s what’s on the floor in their office and other locations. Whether you love it or hate it, it's everywhere. It also has a profound effect on your health. Whether you love the soft feel of it on your feet after a long day of work, or you detest it and how dirty it gets throughout the day, it might just make you sick. Homeowners ask their doctors all...

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