Northern VA is officially experiencing a heat wave! Looks like spring is behind us and summer is coming in with a bang! And while we appreciate being kept cool and comfortable, especially during hot or humid summer months, we quickly get ‘hot under the collar’ when our air conditioner stops working. What’s worse, it can sometimes be days or even weeks before a repairman can get to us to fix or replace it, depending on what the problem is. By taking extra good care of your unit now you might just prevent problems later. Here are a few tips for extra summer care for your air conditioner. Utilizing them won’t just keep your air conditioner in good working order– it will also help you save money on your next bill!
The pandemic seemed to bring about all kinds of DIY home projects – from fresh paint to whole renovations, there was no shortage of home improvement projects. One project that seemed to pop up time and time again – painting tile floors! If you’re thinking of getting on this trendy train, read on to see what the process entails and why proper preparation is key!
The DC area saw it’s first major snow of 2022 yesterday. Snow days are fun and all, but the mess it creates in our homes is…well….not fun. Kids coming in from sledding, pets tracking in muddy snow, temperature changes, and all of us bringing salt in from outside puts a lot of stress on our floors. Here are 5 tips to keep your floors looking good!
When you replace your wood floors in your home, you’re often left with a lot of leftover: whether it’s from the floor you’re replacing or leftover from the new floor you just installed, you’re probably wondering what you can do with it! If it’s leftovers from the new floor, we recommend saving that in case you need to replace any planks. But if you’re just itching to use it or you have a bunch of your old flooring in good shape, here are 6 fun DIY ideas to repurpose it thanks to Sawdust Sisters!
At Flooring Experts, a lot of the work we do relates to restoring floors that have been damaged by unfortunate incidents in homes and businesses. Whether floors have been damaged by water or fire, we have solutions to either restore or replace them. But how do you know if your floors have been damaged? Does damage show up differently depending on the type of flooring you have? Read on to find out!
Today is GivingTuesday, a movement created just 9 short years ago to inspire people to make a difference in the world, both big and small!
Thanksgiving is only a couple of days away! While it can be a fun day if you’re the guest, it can be super stressful if you are the host! Between cooking and cleaning and keeping everyone entertained, it’s downright overwhelming and exhausting! Here are some tips to make the day a bit more stress-free (and safer!
We all want our homes to look like those “perfect” photos we see in magazines. When the holidays come around and it’s your turn to host family and friends, those dreams of home design perfection are even more apparent! Luckily, there are a few easy things you can do without committing to a full on reno!