Big and small home improvement ideas and how to prioritize

There are tons of home improvement projects you can do to add value to your home. There are also ways just to give a room a small facelift. Bedrooms, kitchens, and bathrooms are only a few projects to choose from the never-ending list. Picking your poison on what to do… Read More

How Smooth Surfaces Help Mobility

Mobility issues can creep up on us as we age. We tend to become more sensitive to slipping, tripping and maintaining our balance. The use of crutches, canes, walkers and wheelchairs can aide us when we have these issues. Some surfaces become harder to stabilize on with these mobility issues… Read More

18 Common Customer Flooring Questions Answered

1.  Are the installers your installers or are they sub-contracted? Answer:  They are sub-contracted; however, we work with the crews we send out every day and have a steady working relationship with them, so they are technically sub-contracted but feel like employees. Our positive online reviews tell a better… Read More

Never base a flooring purchase decision solely on warranty

     Never, under any circumstance, should you base a carpet purchase decision solely on warranty. While the warranty may sound convincing, read the fine print. Most warranties offer very little piece of mind once you understand the warranty coverage. The most common carpet warranty is a “wear” warranty. Read More

What is the Difference Between Laminate & Hardwood?

Laminate Laminate is essentially a photograph of wood applied to a High-Density Fiberboard (HDF.) It gets covered with a clear wear layer that is usually formulated with aluminum oxide. Typically, laminate has a superior wear and scratch resistance compared to wood. Shaw Basque Sage Laminate Hardwood The advantage for… Read More

Do you really want the cheapest flooring?

- Only if it’s temporary. Even when on a budget, the cheapest isn’t always the answer. For instance, if you buy ½ price paper towels but must use twice as many, or even more, to do the same job as the more expensive… then you really don’t save… Read More

Does Your Hard Surface Cleaner Leave a Film?

A Little Cleaner Goes a Long Way The number one reason for foggy and filmy looking floors after cleaning is TOO MUCH CLEANER in the mixture! This is a case where a little truly does go a long way. Make sure you follow the instructions when mixing your… Read More

Hiring a professional, certified flooring installers

Buying floor covering is different than buying other interior decorating items such as sofas, lamps or tables. Why? Because when you buy a sofa, you simply bring it home and set it in your living room – you don’t “install” the sofa. Floor covering must be installed:  it’s literally “manufactured”… Read More

The Tinley Park Fall Home Improvement & Remodeling Expo 2016

Family fun with live entertainment, food, activities, free drawings, promotions, balloons, giveaways, prizes, special events, fun stuff for the kids and more! You’ll see hundreds of exhibits and top professional representatives. Some the best known, quality local and national architects, builders, and manufacturers companies will be there. Everything is covered… Read More

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