9
Jun
Summer 2022 Flooring Trends
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Flooring has definitely become somewhat of a statement in homes.  With so many different types, styles, colors, etc the possibilities are endless.  Here’s some of the trends to look our for this summer!

1
Jun
Cool Tips for a Healthy Air Conditioner!
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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!

11
Jan
Thinking of painting your tile floors? Read this!
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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!

4
Jan
5 Tips to Help Your Floors Survive Winter!
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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!

28
Dec
Leftover hardwood? Repurpose it!
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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! 

21
Dec
How to Keep Your New Carpet Looking Fabulous!
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So you got a new, soft, beautiful carpet – congrats!  But how do you keep your new carpet looking…well…new?  Luckily our friends at Mohawk have the ultimate guide to carpet care!

14
Dec
Tips to Identify Damage to Your Floors
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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!

22
Nov
7 Tips for a Fun & Stress-Free Turkey Day!
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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!

16
Nov
4 Easy Improvements to Get Your Home Holiday Hosting Ready!
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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!