12
Oct
4
Oct
Your Kitchen Floors: What Options are Low Maintenance?
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If your home is like most homes, your kitchen is one of the busiest (if not THE busiest) rooms in the house.  Lots of traffic in and out, cooking, cleaning and the place EVERYONE seems to gather at parties.  So naturally, you want a flooring option that is both beautiful and low maintenance!  Seriously – who has time to worry about your floors with everything else going on in your life?!  Here we go over some of the lowest-maintenance materials out there!

27
Sep
What are different types of polyurethane finishes?
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The luster, or “sheen level” of a floor is determined by how the flooring surface reflects light at a particular angle. The luster is measured with a small device called a gloss meter, which measures the amount of reflected light from the light beamed at a given angle onto the floor. This gives us our “scale;” with “Matte” on one end, (being the least glossy and reflective, and “High gloss” on the other end, (being the most shiny and most reflective of the finishes).

21
Sep
5 Signs it’s Time to Replace Your Subfloor
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It’s difficult to know everything that goes on below your flooring. Underneath the hardwood, laminate, tile, or carpet lies the subfloor, and it’s a component that only gets attention during a full-scale renovation or a full-blown problem. Even some of the telltale signs are easy to ignore. By the time that the issue becomes apparent, it might be too late for your subfloor.

30
Aug
2021 Flooring Trends!
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Flooring has come a long way from shag carpeting and parquet floors!  From tiles to mid-tone woods, there are a ton of gorgeous options to choose from!

16
Aug
Piles and cuts and fibers – oh my!
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This post originally appeared on The Spruce. Pile?!  Cut?!  Nylon? Wool?  There are so many different terms and choices when it comes to choosing a carpet.  Here’s a breakdown of the different types…

2
Aug
3D Floors?! Check these out!
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We’re going crazy over these super cool epoxy floors.  They’re unique, mind-bending and just super cool – and we had to share!  What do you think?  Too cool or too crazy?! 

20
Jul
Dirty grout making you pout? We got you!
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If you have tile floors in your home, you know the deal: the grout gets SO gross.  You can clearly see the color difference between high traffic areas and not so high traffic…

12
Jul
Kids vs. Floor
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Anyone who has kids (or is often around kids) knows how rough they are on your home.  They draw on the walls, they crash into things, they climb on furniture….but one part that…

6
Jul
Raise the roof!
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Today, July 5th, is pretty much the Mondayest Tuesday ever – so let’s have some fun, shall we?  Let’s raise the roof – rooftop bars that is!  Here are some of the best…

28
Jun
Independence Day! Events to check out in NoVa!
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It’s hard to believe it, but Independence Day is this weekend!  Wasn’t it just spring?  Where has the time gone?!  If you’re like us, you’re probably itching to get out and do something…